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On the Border Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
21091 Haggerty Rd, Novi, MI 48375-5304
+1 248-449-6114
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
21091 Haggerty Rd, Novi, MI 48375-5304
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Can’t go wrong here for a satisfying Mexican meal. Tasty, priced right, good portions. Service was efficient & accurate but felt very rushed. Would’ve been nice to have someone actually make eye contact with you and not over hear the exact same welcome greeting with...More

Thank Deb1205
Reviewed November 12, 2017

I was thoroughly satisfied with the variety and quality of the food, and by the looks of things this spot is well-loved by locals. I do not live nearby but if the packed restaurant is any indication of how locals feel, it's a huge success....More

Thank Dogwalks
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Worst service ever! One bartender to take care of drinks for the entire restaurant and ALL of the tables in the bar - during Happy Hour! Once we got seated took over 20 minutes to even order dinner! Gotta say I like the food and...More

Thank Charlene L
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Where to start !? Have been seated on a dirty table, waited 5 min for the waitress to ask me for a drink, food took 30min to come, plate display was terrible, meat overcooked and dry quesadillas... It felt more like a fast food restaurant...More

Thank max219
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Lived 3 miles from here for 30 years,(1978 to 2008) so saw all of the Haggerty Road restaurants built. On the Border was one of our favorites, both for food and ambiance. After this visit, first in several years, we will not be going back....More

Thank greno7
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We had On the Border cater my sister's baby shower at her home a couple weeks ago and they went above and beyond our expectations. The delivery was on time and the delivery man, Dominic, did an incredible job setting up everything in perfect order....More

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Thank Sarah S
Reviewed August 5, 2017

On our recent visit here my family group was quite disappointed in the quality of the food. Our order of guacamole was too thick and had no taste of lime in it. It couldn't be scooped with a chip. The beef enchilada was good but...More

Thank Gorton54
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Staying in a nearby hotel. Placed carry out order for enchiladas suiza and was told to pick up in 20 min. Arrived in 15 and meal was stone cold. No utensils included or offered. Some credit for offering black beans as a choice but meal...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed May 3, 2017

My favorite for Mexican food among several choices in Livonia. We have always had good service and food. I'm not a beer drinker, but they have an extensive selection of beers for the fan.

Thank Cliff H
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We started using on the border for some of the customer training we have in the office. They food just outstanding. The selection cig chicken and beef fajitas were great. The salad was too. Overall we keep ordering from these guys if they keep the...More

Thank Sarmad K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21091 Haggerty Rd, Novi, MI 48375-5304
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: +1 248-449-6114
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