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On the Border

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€€ - €€€
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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120 S Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73107-6514
+1 405-708-7710
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to eat with my honey.its a good place they service alcohol good beer and the food was awesome

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Thank Milo M
Oklahoma
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295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 594 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is much better Mexican food in Oklahoma City. Some of the items on the menu are good, but the fajitas are absolutely terrible. The meat quality is just....bad. The service at this restaurant is good, but unfortunately the food is bad, the drinks are expensive, and the deserts are generic.

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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Good dinner, had chicken montry with cheese and bacon definitely recommend. Also order guacamole and the make it fresh at the table also recommend.

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Thank donaldk367
Holland, Michigan
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235 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This was a typical On the Border, but it was very nice. Our server was good (Alejandro) and our food was good. This restaurant is very near the Howard Johnson Inn where we stayed, so it was convenient. We were craving Mexican food, so this fit the bill nicely. We had chicken tacos, beans & rice - all very good.... More 

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Thank 123Freckles
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Not a bad place, but definitely not anything anyone would miss. The waitress was nice, but the food is exceptionally generic and boring. Typical food chain, nothing worth making a special trip over.

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Thank Seaturtle32
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The very best place to sit, drink, eat and be merry. The staff has pretty good customer service. There is one young lady who knows how to get you clear headed to walk without being picked up for PI, or public intoxication. Ice water people will sober you up. I loved the meal. Lots,of GREAT food and the queso was... More 

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Thank 111joant
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Nice restaurant, friendly staff and good food. Have been here before and always like to come back when we are in town. The music this time was too loud, first time for that.

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Thank Dean S
Lincoln, Nebraska
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174 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Typical chain food but the service was very good. The food was decent. I was visiting OKC and this place was easy to find and get to. Next tie I would find a local owned place. I didn't know this was a chain and I normally try to avoid chains to support the local folks and to try local food.... More 

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Thank jantraveler9
Norman, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had a bunch of food and I am a vegetarian and I loved all of it. The chips and salsa were fresh, the food was prepared well and the waitress was kind, efficient and endearing.

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Thank jazzjennifer43
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have never ordered anything that tasted bad from On the Border. Try the Guacamole that they make at your table side! IT IS AWESOME!!

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Thank Kelly B

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 S Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73107-6514
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Oklahoma City
  • Phone Number: +1 405-708-7710
Description
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.

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