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On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

220 Indian River Rd, Orange, CT 06477-3638
+1 203-687-4300
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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220 Indian River Rd, Orange, CT 06477-3638
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wait staff was excellent. She remembered all food without writing down and everything was on time and perfect. Food was good. Pitcher of watermelon margarita was almost virgin....very little alcohol. Staff made the night for us. Waitress was great

Thank deg62us
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Staff was friendly, food was timely and warm. There was nothing you have not had at every other chain store fast food Mexican food.

Thank T P
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Fast friendly service from Ashley & food was tasty and reasonably priced, try the ultimate dishes, sizzling on the plate with all the sides ,super good, definitely recommend

Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had just landed at Bradley airport and were heading down to Milford to visit family over the Christmas holidays. Definitely getting hungry, got off on the Post Road in Orange and had recalled hearing someone say they liked this place. Decided to try it...More

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

On The Border happy hour is the best!!! The empanadas are very good. You have to try the stacked nachos. Overall great place and food.

Thank LeeLee C
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The food was very good, the service was Amazing, I'll be sure to come back. If u feel like good Mexican food that's the place to go...

Thank Asaf L
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Five years ago, this place had the worst service, but management came in and cleaned it up nice. The specifically made it a nice, friendly place to eat with a great wait staff. The environment is fantastic all decked out in a bright Mexican colored...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Love to eat in here. I took my sister for her birthday and she loved it. Love their menu and the kids menu is the best. Great food!

Thank Ketana_01
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my food and the Strawberry Margarita is the best I ever had. Everyone was pleasant. It's very roomy and a really good place to go for Happy hour or dinner

Thank j2dagee68
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The staff was pleasant and courteous. I had a side salad and carne asada. The salad was extremely small. The meal came with rice, very little pico de gallo and beans. I didn’t have the beans. The carne asada is basically a grilled steak with...More

Thank Jenny J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Indian River Rd, Orange, CT 06477-3638
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 203-687-4300
  • E-mail
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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