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On the Border

) #236 of 1,147 Restaurants in Colorado Springs €€ - €€€ Mexican, Southwestern
2190 Southgate Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-2659
+1 719-645-7570
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
2190 Southgate Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-2659
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Nothing authentic about this Mexican restaurant, but the food is edible. The burritos are very large and sharable. Chips and salsa are okay, but not great. Friendly service, but a bit slow.

Thank volleygirl44
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Got the Border Sampler with a $5 off digital coupon. It was great! Friendly service at a really good price, chips & salsa. What's not to love!

Thank msringer
Reviewed 12 November 2016

My 1st visit. Nice menu. Many choices. I had a chicken on a green salad. Very tasty but I though they skimpy on the chicken. Great friendly service.

Thank maninthewoods
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I had a chicken chimichanga and my husband had the brisket tacos. Both were delicious and our server Danielle was awesome. This place is definitely going to be a regular for us!

Thank Kristen D
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We went here while traveling and craving our favorite food Mexican. OTB are not our favorite restaurants but sometimes local Mexican can vary so much we decided to go with what we knew. We were pleasantly surprised. Great strawberry margaritas and all our good was...More

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Came here for a Birthday dinner...Tiffie our server was exceptional! The entire staff came out and sang to me! The food was amazing! I'll definitely be back!

Thank Tanya F
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The food was good and the service was ok but not great. We had to ask for drink refills and I finally got our napkins and eating utensils myself.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The food was very good however the service, while friendly, was lacking. We had a party of four people, and after placing our order it took 35-minutes to get three of the dishes which were lukewarm, then 5 more minutes to get the final order...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Have not been here for several years, but recent visit found it to still be good. Restaurant clean. Seated promptly by hostess and wait staff arrived quickly. Very good, very fresh guacamole. Food very tasty. Tacos very large. I ordered too much given massive quantities...More

Thank Motion22
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We really appreciate the consistently good quality of the food, the service, AND the margaritas! We usually go there mid-afternoon and that's us for the day! The wait staff is on the ball making sure you have enough tostados and salsa while waiting for your...More

Thank pattywidmoyer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2190 Southgate Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-2659
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-645-7570
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The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.