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On the Border

Mexican, Southwestern
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901 Neshaminy Mall, Bensalem, PA 19020-1615
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Horsham, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Have to go right down the middle on this one. Service was good, food was decent and the Margaritas were ok. If I was in the area and wanted Mexican - I'd go back but not driving out of my way to go.

Thank Bill H
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoy eating here! Food is very good! Average price! The salsa is inconsistent! Sometime so hot other times mild!

Thank Melodie C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good for a lunch break. We sat in the booths by the bar. No weekend happy hour, but not a big deal. The chips are endless, but the homemade salsa is spicy (but good)...a margarita helps :) Love the beef empanadas and the Queso was pretty darn good (first time trying Queso). Kenny was our server and he rocked. He... More 

Thank Ashley J
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was excellent. Good choices,prices and super service. Better than most Mexican places. Easy to find.

Thank John L
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a great happy hour. Their Margaritas are great and their flautas are very tasty! Servers are always friendly!

Thank Amy T
Charlottesville, Virginia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Visited after a funeral, small group and didn't feel it was the visit to call the Manager to address the issues, but it is the worst Mexican Restaurant ever. The basket of chips,, all chips were broken were you couldn't dip them in the salsa, the guacamole done with a not-yet-ready avocado so it had hard full of hard lumps,... More 

Thank IslandFeedback
Feasterville, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

I can't make any positive or negative recommendations about the food, since it's pretty neutral. The drinks however are above average and the service is superior. The complimentary nachos and salsa are wonderful. I'd definitely recommend this place.

Thank Joe M
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I tried to eat here twice and both times I was disappointed. The food is just not good. It looks good on the outside and you are ready for some good Mexican food but they are having some problems. Taco meat, ground beef... terrible, salty with a bad after taste. Guacamole was not correct either.

Thank travelbugPa
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

It's been a few years since I went back. Not much has changed. Food was good and both myself and companion liked our meal. Chips were a little salty but other than that the meal was fine.

Thank Pamela A
Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Friday evening and we only had to wait less than 10 minutes. Waited on immediately by a very pleasant young man who took our order and served our meal in less than 10 minutes. The food was good and we had a delightful time.

Thank PennNationalRog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 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 - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Neshaminy Mall, Bensalem, PA 19020-1615
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  Bensalem
  • Phone Number: 267-984-4980

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?