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On The Border Mexican Grill

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12295 SW 88 St., Kendall, FL 33186
+1 305-275-3255
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have visited many times and staff is always friendly. My wife likes the Chimichanga but only if accompanied by a margarita and I like their Taco salad. They have great happy hour appetizer deals starting a $3 and I usually order the guacamole and mini chimichangas.

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Thank Cesar M
Boca Raton, Florida
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I saw a review that commented on the clean tables. Not surprised as very few of them were occupied during a busy dinner hour. We showed up at dinner hour in busy Miami expecting a wait but the place was mostly empty. That should have been out first clue. Lots of staff standing around, but no one waiting tables. After... More 

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Thank Dan S
Ohio
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221 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My first impression is from the very clean tables and nice porch seating option. The traffic noise is a bit loud on the porch, but otherwise enjoyed the service and the meal.

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Thank R0b3000
Miami, Florida
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I loved this place, very nice for family and also for couples, the food is good, many variety and prices so good, the services also very good. We enjoyed a lot.

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Thank milagros204
Summerfield, Florida
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We ate here on Tuesday night for "Taco Tuesday". Tacos were good, but we were a little disappointed. The waiter was just so so, expected a little more friendly attitude from him.

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Thank BirdZ2250
Miami
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Appetizers are ok but the food is bad. The best thing at the restaurant is the chips and salsa. The service is always bad and the place is always dirty. Im surprised they haven't closed down yet. If you have to order something get a burrito. Its ok.

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Thank GetAway4us23
Sarasota, United States
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Party of 6 for a Saturday night dinner. 4 adults and and 2 children. All 4 adult meals were wrong and service was slow considering the restaurant was half empty. 1 meal we asked for the cheese sauce on the side and when we got it, the chicken was covered in it. The server noticed and said something, but never... More 

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Pine Island, Minnesota
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

Our group arrived arrived close to closing time and the service was excellent. Our waiter David S. took very good care of us. Even though it was late in the evening, we didn't feel rushed during our meal. Plus we ordered the Gucamole Live which is prepared at your table and it was delicious! We were the only customers in... More 

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Thank Jujubee0720
South Miami, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

After being seated and receiving menus the restaurant appeared dirty throughout, we order appetizer's, then lunch. The appetizer's were cold and the chicken tasted old and the guacamole was brown in color. The Wait staff was at another table laughing very loud and talking about putting resume in for other jobs. Our food quality was disgusting and their were 7... More 

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Thank sjc12342016
long island, ny
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

I went to this place after a long day around on my vacation with my family. This was our second time to dine in here. The server was very friendly. He offered me the best deal of the day. He helped us a lot. The place was a nice and clean. I love it. I will definitely come back here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12295 SW 88 St., Kendall, FL 33186
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Kendall
  • Phone Number: +1 305-275-3255

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