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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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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (15 reviews)
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“green peppers” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

We had a dinner here last week. The tortilla chips to start with were crisp but a little over spiced, over salty. The salsa was inexplicably in two small bowls, but both were spicy. I thought one would be mild the other spicy, but not....More

Thank globetrottheworld
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Im so happy we came here to eat. The food was JUST what I hoped it would be. I was at a Mexican cantina like this in Cleveland Ohio over the summer and On the Border is far better than the place in Cleveland. Good...More

Thank Nikolai N
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Met friends here on a Monday night for dinner and drinks. Getting drinks was slow as everyone arrived at different times. Waitress did not know the bar beers, only the menu beers. Food took a long time, did not arrive at the same time, was...More

Thank skottmorris
Reviewed November 17, 2017

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

Thank LMAZZ
Reviewed November 15, 2017 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 November 14, 2017 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 October 24, 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 October 15, 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 October 8, 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 September 21, 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Woburn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-995-2314
Description
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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