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On the Border

190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
+1 501-520-5045
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve eaten here before but the difference this time was and excellent server. She was friendly, served food quickly and took care of everything with a smile. The hot sauce had some heat in it and we both like that. We were glad to stop...More

Thank Bytemyhyny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our server, Cassidy, did a very good job. She was highlight of the meal. The food was average. Others in the part thought it was to spicy, but that was not a problem for me. The best part of meal might have been the family...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had dinner recently at ON THE BORDER in Hot Springs. The food and service were very good.

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We decided to get burritos, to go. NEVER again. Order was wrong,items missing and everything was cold. This used to be a great restaurant to go to for Tex-Mex goodies. Seems not so much any more. I think we'll stick with another Mexican restaurant instead...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Had tacos and margaritas. Food tasted fine but I did notice that the tacos have been downsized to a smaller size than before. What used to be a great deal is now mediocre. Margaritas were happy hour priced and terrific as always. The smaller tacos...More

Thank handyandy60
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had a group of 12 for after church lunch. Salsa, chips and drinks came quickly. Ordered cheese dip and was disappointed with portion for $6. Menu was not easy to manuver unless you wanted to order beer or drinks. We placed orders and waited for...More

Thank Karl L
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited at 2pm so they weren't busy. Too over 5 minutes to simple get sat at a booth. Ordered tacos on Taco Tuesday. They took a lengthy time to get and were uneventful. The waitress was nice but never refilled our drinks and took forever...More

Thank Paladin5150
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This was our first time to eat at On the Border, so we did not know what to expect. We are usually hesitant to visit "chain" Mexican restaurants. We were very pleased! Food was fresh tasting and served very hot! Service was excellent! LOVED everything...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We went to OTB for lunch because we got an E Coupon for free queso with Entree. To our delight they also had Endless Enchiladas running for $8.99! We were quickly seated and we realized the restaurant was hopping. Chips and salsa were IMMEDIATELY placed...More

Thank rebecca t
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Not the best quality. Tex mex but not at its best. Flavor is just ok. Service was good. Atmosphere is nice.

Thank Kim B
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Roger P
9 October 2015|
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Response from busymomof4boys | Reviewed this property |
We did not order any alcoholic beverages, however, most On the Border restaurants are known for their margaritas. At a different location,I have had mimosas on their Sunday brunch menu that were excellent and only $3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-520-5045
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