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On the Border

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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796 Woodland Rd, Wyomissing, PA 19610-3231
+1 610-898-3320
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Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed good food. Qausidia was great. My mom enjoyed a couple of drinks. Service was slow but acceptable. We recommend it.

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Thank bridgettheawesome1
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My DD and I frequent here often as the food is fantastic! Drinks are done well also, worth the $ on spirits balanced with mixer, instead of watered down slush. Warmer months definitely sit on the patio, great cross-breeze and decent people-watching!

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Thank Cruisanne
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This place is amazing! I love you get a spicy and mild salsa to start out with your chips. The food is always amazing and the service is great!

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Thank michellemarie1311
Lebanon, New Jersey
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101 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

First of all, the drinks are strong, but delicious. They don't get overpowered by the flavor/ smell of alcohol. The food is your standard Mexican chain restaurant food, but it's very good. The fresh chips and salsa are delicious as is the queso. I got one of the combo meal things, so got a huge taco and then a pretty... More 

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Thank Squ3aky
Ocala, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We enjoyed nice food and drinks. The service was great. Our table of 6 was very demanding but the server accommodated all pretty good with smile.

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Thank Greg L
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This restaurant has good service, decent "Americanized" Mexican food with many lunch options for a quick business lunch. They also have excellent options for special diets (such as delicious grilled vegetables and vegetarian rice instead of the rice and beans cooked with meat). The service is usually quick, efficient and friendly.

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Thank Dominique U
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This may not be the truest, most authentically Mexican Type restaurant on the planet, but we always leave happy & satisfied. Our server yesterday was spectacular. We visited with our 3 grandsons, under 6. It's family friendly, kid friendly. Serves great drinks. Now if only I could figure out how to make their Queso Dip!

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Thank Ervin M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Will definitely go again..such a great variety..clean place and lovely staff..Great selection as well

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Thank Nellie R
Reading, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Last time I was there we went for our anniversary, the staff made it very memorable as they served us the most expensive item on the menu which was disgusting, tiny portioned and not as shown in the picture. I pointed this out to the manager and she even agreed. I use to love this place when it first opened... More 

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Thank John R R
Reading, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

On the Border is not what it used to be. I have been there twice before with friends from work for lunch and I really liked the food. This time around was not so good. To start the service was lousy. We went there around 3:30/4:00pm and at that time the restaurant had very few people. We were seated and... More 

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Thank Ann Marie W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 796 Woodland Rd, Wyomissing, PA 19610-3231
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Wyomissing
  • Phone Number: +1 610-898-3320

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?