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“Excellent Food and Lively Atmosphere”
Review of Border Cafe

Border Cafe
Ranked #16 of 661 Restaurants in Cambridge
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Mexican
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch
Reviewed December 11, 2012

I went there for dinner on a Friday and it was the good kind of packed as expected. The floor manager is very prompt and I found a seat within 10 mins. The waiters bring you a complimentary basket of hot tortilla chips with salsa as soon as you sit down! Then you can order food which is moderate in price but excellent in taste! Really good mexican food which is why it is one of the most popular hag outs in Cambridge. They don't rush you once you sit down and are pretty relaxes yet efficient with everything. It is perfect for a lively evening with lots of people and good food.

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Thank baracus
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Reviewed December 10, 2012

Love to go to Border's with a few friends or a big group. The chips and salsa are excellent and most dishes are really good. I particularly love the french quarter chicken and
Crawfish Etouffee. The margaritas are really what I go for. At $5 a piece, its the best deal in town.

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Thank Deanna T
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Reviewed December 9, 2012

The food and service are excellent and you can be seated quickly if you go at off times. I would strongly recommend it

Thank 811WilliamS
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Reviewed December 8, 2012

Well prepared Tex-Mex and Mex food in a lively setting in the center of Harvard Square. Be prepared for a substantial wait, though, unless you come around 10 PM. Well diversified menu at minimal prices.

Thank CharlieW338
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Reviewed December 7, 2012

Chicken bandera and the enchiladas are my favorites..cheap and quality food..the place is quite busy though and so expect some wait time. But surely a must try if you are in the Cambridge area.

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Thank arindammukho
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