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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

€€ - €€€
Mexican, Southwestern
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2001 Highway 287 N, Mansfield, TX 76063-8842
+1 817-779-7370
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Mansfield, Texas USA
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I shall never willingly go to On the Border again. Year before last they advertised Veterans eat free. I tried to avail myself of the free meal. Was presented a bill and told I did not order the correct thing

Thank DougLocklin
Mansfield, Texas
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I enjoyed a delicious lunch of brisket quesadillas with accompanying tortilla soup. My birthday treat was an outstanding chocolate sundae.

Thank Roxene B
Round Rock, Texas
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

We sat in the bar area which is seat yourself. The server came right away to help us and was extremely friendly. Food was served in a timely manner. Watermelon Margarita was excellent!

Thank BeachBum6583
Knoxville, Tennessee
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940 reviews
617 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This location has went way down hill in the past 6 months. We sat and waited for 15 with no greeting from anyone and no server in sight. It was chaos in there. They are consistently understaffed. Servers with attitudes. They didn't even offer us anything when we went and told them the situation, so we just walked out. This... More 

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
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109 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We visited for an early dinner on a Saturday (4:40) and were slowly greeted by a hostess who told us it was going to be a 10 minute wait. Not being from the area we didn't want to drive anywhere else so we waited. What we noticed though was the 9 open tables and were a little confused by the... More 

1 Thank Crazycraftymom
Waxahachie, Texas
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147 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

My wife and I used to love coming here and getting some good food and good courteous service...what in the world has happened. This last three times we have been there, the service has been super slow and the food sub-par. No, we did not go on a Sunday afternoon during the church rush...there in the early evening. Several minutes... More 

1 Thank Kirk P
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

There was so much dust in the air, that we could not enjoy our food. Looked like a dust storm. Wish I could post my videos.

Thank MsJanoah J
Coral Gables, Florida
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616 reviews
413 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

This is a huge and beautiful restaurant! Very colorful and lots of detail all around ! Our server, Keshia was fabulous! Very friendly and very professional. It is great to see a server with such a great attitude and lei coding such an excellent service. The beef empanadas for appetizer were fabulous! The queso with chorizo a must have. Chicken... More 

Thank joselito1959
Mansfield, Texas
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Best chips and hot sauce and carnitas in town !! Margaritas are delicious also . Gets crowded on weekend evenings but food is always good .

Thank Anne D
Park City, Utah
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86 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Flew into Texas today and hit up On The Border for lunch. Friendly staff and great fajitas! Chris did a great job and knew a lot about Football ;)

Thank Sniperman435

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2001 Highway 287 N, Mansfield, TX 76063-8842
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mansfield
  • Phone Number: +1 817-779-7370
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.

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