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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
+1 781-995-2314
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“sampler” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by the hostess who had a rude comment, and when we said "I'm sorry what did you say" she threw her hands up, and said never mind, giggled and seated us at a booth with a huge tear in one of the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here after work, I ordered the ultimate fajitas and loved them; it had a little bit of everything, shrimp, beef, chicken and pork! They also have some Mexican beers as wells as tequilas.

Thank MTYNL79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

OTB is a solid tex mex joint with good margaritas, tortillas made on site and great queso dip. My family loves to stop in here and I typically order the steak fajitas. The restaurant is large and has lots of seating available so there is...More

Thank Humarock_Seth
Reviewed 24 October 2017

1st, we ordered bloody marys and were told the bloody mary's were not available. Huh? What kind of place doesn't have a bloody mary for Sunday lunch? I swear we've gotten them in the past, it seems they even used to have a special on...More

Thank Linde D
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Food is good, been to them in other towns. Service was good and everything came out hot, fresh and correct. Love their chips and salsa.

Thank Skinnison
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were staying next door at the Red Roof Plus hotel and didn't want to drink and drive, so this play was great. Out one door and into the other, we were able to havea good time without the worry of driving.... Drinks were large...More

Thank Bryant A
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy the Mexican food from On The Border, stacked nachos is really good and the coronarita is amazing. Five stars when the service is good, because the food has always been.

Thank D_v_D_USA
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The Chile rellano was good. had a sampling of enchilada's that were lousy, the rice was undercooked, and the re-fried beans were nothing great. I ordered my food to go when I got to the restaurant there was a bag sitting on the counter after...More

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Thank t p
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Son had the empanadas, hubby had the sampler sampler and I had the bowl with steak which was gluten-free. All I can say is Yummy! Hubby was not able to finish the sampler platter so he took leftovers back to hotel in a to-go box....More

Thank MaeHem50
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We love this place! Family friendly, with fast and efficient service; it is a wonderful place to take the entire family. The guacamole is unmatched - I can't say that I've ever had better (even having travelled to Mexico), with large chunks of avocado and...More

Thank danimax2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Woburn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-995-2314
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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