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On the Border Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
8340 NW Roanridge Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1364
+1 816-505-3667
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8340 NW Roanridge Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1364
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Was starving on a cold Sunday afternoon in Kansas City. The closest place was On The Border. We agreed to check them out. We ordered Margaritas as we sat down and they were spot on the Rocks. I ordered a steak bowl and my wife...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed January 20, 2018

This place is a bit too noisy for an intimate dinner for two, but it's perfect for a larger group where you're all squeezed in and talking closely with a person at your side or comfortable shouting down the table. :) We enjoy coming here...More

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Watch out for the margaritas. They have some that they limit to only two and they are STRONG!! Food was good and a typical casual atmosphere.

Thank Mottin1055
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Never disappointed when we eat here. You get big portions and reasonable prices. Meals come with unlimited chips and salsa which tastes delicious. Great friendly service!

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Probably the least authentic Mexican food I've ever had at twice the price they should be. It's like Chili's if Chili's sucked.

Thank thepartyingtraveler
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Great visit on the way back from the airport. We both had a great experience. The Margaritas are really good. The food was also very good. I really liked the chunky salsa. Hopefully the pictures help. We were there during the non-busy times around 2:30;...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Glad I tried this place out!! Great Tex-Mex here!! Service was very good and the staff is friendly and helpful. Great menu and the food was delicious!! Chips and cheese dip was awesome!! Great menu and great atmosphere!! Very good dining experience!!

Thank Ge0rgetravels
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Our family visited this Tex Mex specialty restaurant for dinner. The staff was very accommodating and the food was very good. The standard salsa has some heat which is always a good sign. They have a mild version too. Good value on the prices. Tortillas...More

Thank CoachJohn
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

I love their cheese and onion enchiladas so of course Monday is the night to go for that. The food is great and service is excellent.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We went on a weeknight when the place wasn't too busy. The food was decent, although we had a couple of chicken items that didn't contain much chicken. The salsa was potent enough that I still had heartburn the next morning (but that is my...More

Thank 704edl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8340 NW Roanridge Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1364
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-505-3667
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