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On the Border Mexican Cafe

8340 NW Roanridge Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1364
+1 816-505-3667
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8340 NW Roanridge Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1364
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Reviewed 4 days ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On The Border use to be my favorite mexican restaurant until I ate at this one. Our first batch of chips were under cooked and stale, how could you let food go out like that? Just by looking at it you could tell they weren't...More

Thank Jaylean E
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We visited for lunch and of course looked immediately at the lunch menu. But we were told the lunch menu is not available on the weekend when we went to order. Vegetarian options were oddly limited for a Mexican restaurant. I ordered Spinach-Mushroom Enchiladas and...More

Thank smgpwheeler
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I love on the border and I have yet to have a bad visit. This visit was for lunch and everything went quick and tasted great. The staff was very friendly and willing to help. Clean restaurant with clean utinciles great place to visit

Thank Alex E
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Consistent with the chain in quality, cleanliness and style. Called in a large order four hours early and arrived to pick it up to discover order was lost. However management immediately apologized, gave me free extra food, and they had my food ready in 10...More

Thank frogbob453
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

On the Border is one of my favorite restaurants & this particular one is the closest to where I live so it's my "go to" spot. My friend & I ate there the evening of Feb 28 & I believe it was one of the...More

Thank n2music
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It is your usual chain Mexican restaurant. Nothing special but decent food. Our complaint is it was so loud you couldn't hear yourself think.

Thank Tegge
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Nice lunch. Mimi chimichangas and house salad with black beans and rice....Delicious. Good margaritas as well.

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Food was not fresh and did not compare to food at similar restaurants (chimichanga was very tough and difficult to cut). Poor service (glasses left empty, food arrived at different times, items forgotten). Lack of attention to sanitation standards (dirty plate stacked on top of...More

Thank Angie P
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Good food with good service but not so clean place. The menu has many great options and the kitchen does a consistent job. They need to improve their "deep" cleaning practices.

Thank Ole D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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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