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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

€€ - €€€Mexican,
8930 State Highway 121 Ste 530, McKinney, TX 75070-6478
+1 972-984-7888
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible3%
24 Apr 2018
“Grilled Deliciously”
7 Mar 2018
“Well that was disappointing...”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
8930 State Highway 121 Ste 530, McKinney, TX 75070-6478
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I love Margaritas and Tex Mex food. On the Border is beside Custer Rd in McKinney. Good ambience and fantastic food. Taco salad was soft while Nachos Chips we're crispy. We had Green Chilly Beef Enchiladas and Ultimate Chicken Fajitas. Caribbean Grilled Fish was well...More

Thank jajubabu
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I had a bit of time to kill so I dropped in for a Borderita Grande at the bar to savor with my novel. There was no one to be found behind the bar. Ten minutes later, a couple of ladies arrived and, lo and...More

Thank TexasVoyager_BW
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Usually have had a good experience at most locations of OTB. However the experience at the McKinney location was less than satisfactory. Spent $130 on a carry out order. Did not receive enough soft tortillas — had to run to Kroger. Other items seemed skimpy....More

1  Thank CoolPapaGreen
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent attentive bartender this afternoon! We stopped in after car shopping to discuss options over drinks. Some chips and queso later, I still have not made my mind up on the vehicle. I have decided that it's been way to long since I've visited OTB!...More

Thank portacurlygirl
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Ate there for lunch today. Sat at bar. Felt like the staff was paying attention to everything but the customers. Bartender almost never at bar. Had to chase people down for everything. Twice tried to get bartenders attention and he would not even look or...More

1  Thank AKurt
Reviewed 21 August 2016

very good place to eat, food was good and priced reasonable. great service too. convenient location to hotel.

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Staying in a hotel close to the restaurant we ordered 2 dinners to go. The service was great. They made sure we had everything and gave us a double order of chips and salsa! We thoroughly enjoyed our food. No complaints and will be back...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 11 January 2016

I was not expecting great food, as food at this chain is generally mediocre at best. However I was in the area and thought I would get a quick late dinner on the way home from the airport. The waitress was great but the food...More

1  Thank Navlinc
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I went here expecting great Tex Mex as it is in the Dallas area. What I got was the worst. What is great - Chips were great What is not so good - Flour Tortilla was not great. They gave me just 3 and it...More

1  Thank MG00000
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Located just off Hwy 121 in the far Southwest corner of McKinney in a shopping area facing Custer. For the chain, this one is under decorated and with less atmosphere. We were with a large family group and in general the food was underwhelming. The...More

1  Thank OldAg65
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8930 State Highway 121 Ste 530, McKinney, TX 75070-6478
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-984-7888
Description
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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