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Calabash, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Crystle was our server, she was very nice to talk to and I could see her talking to and engaging each and every table she was serving that night. This made for a great dining experience. I don't know what she is getting paid now but she deserves a raise!! She's a keeper.

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We are originally from Texas and this is the best Tex Mex food in Wilmington. We have been many times and usually go when we have a coupon for free queso and sopapillas with the purchase of an entry. We often split the ultimate fajitas which comes with steak, chicken, shrimp, and carnitas, and all the adornments. My favorite are... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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125 reviews 125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I recently went to the On The Border with my wife and her sister for a Sunday dinner. The restaurant was fairly quiet so we sat in the bar and got a booth. We ordered a couple of apps which were real good and I had the low calorie Border Smart Combo with chicken. Everything was excellent and the service... More

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Leland, North Carolina
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218 reviews 218 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

A group of us came here for dinner Tuesday evening. We were there to support a friend because she was raising money for a charitable organization. On the Border agreed to give 10% of the total bill to her designated charity - a very nice gesture. Food was adequate but took awhile to deliver. I am not sure why because... More

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New Orleans
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

We ate here 3 or 4 times during our stay in Wilmington. They have the best fish tacos, I wouldn't even order anything else when I went. The strawberry margaritas are delicious and they had great happy hour specials.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I am originally from New Mexico and love Mexican Food. I ordered the New Mexico dinner and it was horrible! The chilis rellenos were burnt, loaded with to much cheese and the smallest piece of chili meat I almost tasted and it wasn't even Hatch chili. The enchilada's pulled pork meat was tough and they only put about two tablespoons... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I always thought the food here is terrible, but my husband has never been so he convince me to give it another try. The food as I remember is nothing special. Their "mexican rice" is more of a spanish rice that taste like it came out of the microwave rice packages. The service was ok. At the end of our... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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298 reviews 298 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We had the misfortune of dinning here on 8/14/13. We arrived at 8PM and we were two of only eight people in the restaurant – this should have been a clue as to what we were in for. We were seated quickly and our waitress took our drink order. Our waitress was OK throughout our meal, but she and most... More

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Dallas, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We traveled to Wilmington from Myrtle Beach to purchase a new car. We stopped at On The Border and Kaitlin was our server. The staff greeted us at the door and we were seated right away. Kaitlin was at our table in seconds to take the drink order, and then back for the order. We ordered some vegetarian items, but... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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125 reviews 125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

My wife, daughter, and I went to the On The Border Mexican Restaurant for a Father's Day lunch. The restaurant was not very busy but our food did take a lot longer than normal to be served. My Fish Tacos were very good but my daughter's taco combo plate was on the cool side when she took her first bite.... More

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Additional Information about On the Border

Address: Military cutoff, Wilmington, NC
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
Cuisine: Mexican

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