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On the Border Mexican Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican,
8101 Giacosa Pl, Memphis, TN 38133-5305
+1 901-372-8883
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
18 Mar 2018
“Good food, extremely slow service ”
3 Mar 2018
“Delicious food...slow service”
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
8101 Giacosa Pl, Memphis, TN 38133-5305
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Reviewed 5 days ago

An okay place to share a few drinks and appetizers! The service is okay. The restaurant was not as clean, the tables were sticky so we moved to the bar area.

Thank ariedelie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Mexican restaurant in or near Memphis. Service was EXELLENT, FOOD was an epicurean delight! Muchas Gracias to Rashaad, Emily & of course Brandi (she came out of the kitchen to make sure our lunch experience was A-OK) I went with the Southwest chicken tacos...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This location obviously can’t keep enough wait staff. The food was all warm and very good but it took quite a while to get waited on and get food. We also had to wait 5 minutes to get seated when their were several tables open.

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Considering the paltry base wage that Restaurants pay Servers these days, it might behoove OTB to add (1) to the Bar Area. There is an opportunity to earn Tips. The (1) Bartender Himself ran back & forth doing his best to serve (9) People @...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious but my goodness....our poor waitress was slow! Took 10 minutes before we were greeted at our seats. Another 30 before she took our order. They were not overly busy and at times we felt she just didn’t care.

Thank Tammy T
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Dinner with the family was great tonight! Attentive server, manager came by twice to check on us! Awesome experience, food was delicious too! 1/17/2018

Thank sadiedaze32
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We got several different entrees. Nothing stood out as spectacular. The salsa was good. Queso tasted similar to Alfredo sauce. Beer choices were good. I'd say it's a good place to get appetizers & hang out. Many other places close to get better tasting dinner.

Thank M W
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We stayed at a hotel nearby and had dinner there. It was our first time at an On The Border restaurant and I must say it was decadent. From the food to the desert. It's not authentic Mexican food if you're looking for a homemade...More

Thank Wynee R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Ran out of chips. Ran out of salsa. Waiter would pass our table and not glance at us. Ordered extra salsa and did not get it. Drinks came without straws. No silverware when order came. Had to ask for silverware. Etc., Etc., Etc. Many good...More

Thank Coolcatbert
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for happy hour and decided to have dinner. That's when things went wrong. The server didn't get the drinks right the quesos came three-quarters of the way through the chips and salsa and the dinner was nothing to write home about we ordered...More

Thank jerome s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8101 Giacosa Pl, Memphis, TN 38133-5305
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD
  • Neighbourhood: Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD
  • Phone Number: +1 901-372-8883
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