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Border Grill

#222 of 3,838 Restaurants in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
The Strip
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3950 Las Vegas Boulevad South, Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, NV 89119 (Las Vegas Blvd. and Tropicana Ave.)
+1 702-632-7403
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Longboat Key, Florida
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488 reviews
351 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The turkey tostada is our favorite lunch at Mandalay Bay. It is a generous portion that could easily be shared by two. The house made chips and a cranberry margarita (special the day we visited) are a great start to a wonderful lunch. Eat outside to avoid the noise! Enjoy!

Thank DrMike60
Naples, Florida
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397 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Sunday brunch was ridiculously pricey, below average food with flustered service. The chips and salsa were good. Disappointing.

Thank Chopstick224
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Middle of the afternoon, we are wandering around Mandalay Bay, just gawking at all the restaurants and casinos. Fun. The sign for Border Grill caught our eye ans we thought - why not. We went in and sat at the bar. They had a special margarita that day (which was quite good, but not memorable). My husband went for the... More 

Thank Rita B
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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239 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice restaurent in the congres centre of Mandalay Bay. (ladies, it's a long walk on heels from the casino). Nice atmosphere good sevice, creative kitchen. I loved the Peruvian ceviche, but the crab and grapfruit ceviche was not so special. All in all it's a nice place to try for a change

Thank NobRotterdam
Lewistown, Montana
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191 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here at least once on each trip to Vegas and everyone at the table always agrees that the food, like the service, is consistently good. Great salsa, too. Prices are a bit high, but reasonable by Strip standards.

Thank Tom S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have never been disappointed at the Border Grill! Good food and great service! We had both breakfast and lunch there during our trip.

Thank 10susan10
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, mediocre food. From entry to exit, the service was unbeatable. The guacamole was great! The Yukatan Pork was an original flavor, but needs something with it. The fish tacos are bland and the fish is scarce in them. I think lunch here would be a better option than dinner.

Thank Jean L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried just about everything as they are small portions. Our waitress was great as she checked in frequently and the next item appeared before we were totally done with current item. Everything had great flavor. They did not seem to mind us chilling there and taking our time eating. It was nice to sit outside and there were heaters... More 

Thank Cindy S
portland, oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 785 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You ever went to a restaurant and wondered if you ordered the right thing? Well, I did the small plates special which was outstanding. I little spendy - $55 - but I wanted to get a taste of everything these women chefs have come up with. It was outstanding. They bring small plates of anything on the menu with no... More 

Thank kamjoe
Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, the portion size is small. Service is good. Large selection of drinks. The chips and salsa is fresh and yummy.

Thank Jay N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3950 Las Vegas Boulevad South, Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, NV 89119
    (Las Vegas Blvd. and Tropicana Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas>  > The Strip
  • Neighbourhood: The Strip
  • Phone Number: +1 702-632-7403
Welcome to Border Grill, Las Vegas' destination restaurant overlooking the Lazy River just off Mandalay Beach, where Chefs Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, Bravo's "Top Chef Masters" and Food Network's "Too Hot Tamales," want nothing more than to spice up your day. With two floors of patio dining, and a beautiful outdoor bar, it's the perfect setting for sipping margaritas and savoring the bold flavors of Mexico while enjoying views of the beach and pool. Border Grill Las Vegas is located in Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. There's so much to do at Mandalay Bay. The Shark Reef, right next door to the restaurant, features sharks of all kinds, as well as a slew of exotic, predatory marine life. Stop by for fish tacos after and have the last word in the food chain.

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