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South of The Border Mexican

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322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
+1 757-565-4848
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“bean dip” (7 reviews)
“pupusas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out to dinner looking for an inexpensive Mexican restaurant. South of the Border surprised me. The pollo soft tacos was really good and they serve a generous portion along with beans and rice. The decor of the restaurant needs to be updated but nothing...More

Thank Raquel S
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

This place was great!! Awesome service!! Excellent food!! Great price!! Very convenient, right next door to the hotel!!

Thank Redcrossfamily2012
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on mothers day with my wife, mother and daughter. I have eaten mexican at several differents places but this place is by far the best place i have ever been. The tortilla chips and salsa was amazing. I also have never been...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to SOTB for many, many years and the food is always delicious! One of the few places you can still make special requests and get your food customized to your liking. Definitely fresh, not frozen and ALWAYS great! Not all the bells...More

Thank BurgGirl620
Reviewed February 24, 2018

The food was not good. Their best dish is their very creamy refried beans, but the rest of it was junk. Their prices are reasonable, But quality of food poor, which is too bad, they have adorable menus and the potential for being popular, My...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed December 28, 2017

In my opinion, authentic Mexican fare--not a chain, a family run business. Very tasty, great place for lunch or dinner!

Thank cdrcmk
Reviewed December 18, 2017

It's really El Salvadoran with Mexican dishes and large margaritas, which seem to be the real draw here as we looked around the room and saw every table drinking one. Better off at Plaza Azteca.

Thank JCW703
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Had not tried this Mexican restaurant before. DH had the chicken fajitas, and I had a combo. Fajitas were very good but the combo was just ok. The sauce on the tortillas was very plain with not much taste. The bean and cheese dip served...More

Thank igolfCA
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Tacos had plenty of seasoning and not too greasy. Cali burrito was full of flavor and I liked the chorizo in every bite. Chips came with a cheese and bean dip along with a good salsa. Very pleased and will make it our place to...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I am moving from NJ and looking for something that is similar to Tex-Mex. The real thing. I am a frequent visitor to Mexico so I know good Mexican Food. BUT, no-one does Tex-Mex the way I grew up in Houston, Tx. It is even...More

Thank NancyB702013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-565-4848
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