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On the Border

€€ - €€€Mexican,
190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
+1 501-520-5045
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a group of 12 for after church lunch. Salsa, chips and drinks came quickly. Ordered cheese dip and was disappointed with portion for $6. Menu was not easy to manuver unless you wanted to order beer or drinks. We placed orders and waited for...More

Thank Karl L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at 2pm so they weren't busy. Too over 5 minutes to simple get sat at a booth. Ordered tacos on Taco Tuesday. They took a lengthy time to get and were uneventful. The waitress was nice but never refilled our drinks and took forever...More

Thank Paladin5150
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This was our first time to eat at On the Border, so we did not know what to expect. We are usually hesitant to visit "chain" Mexican restaurants. We were very pleased! Food was fresh tasting and served very hot! Service was excellent! LOVED everything...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We went to OTB for lunch because we got an E Coupon for free queso with Entree. To our delight they also had Endless Enchiladas running for $8.99! We were quickly seated and we realized the restaurant was hopping. Chips and salsa were IMMEDIATELY placed...More

Thank rebecca t
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Not the best quality. Tex mex but not at its best. Flavor is just ok. Service was good. Atmosphere is nice.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The restaurant was not particularly busy when the 4 of us arrived. Yet, the server was slow, and seemed to have a poor memory. It was as if he were on drugs or something. We got the food we ordered, which was tasty and plentiful.

Thank cbulice
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Thanks On The Border for another great experience. The food was fantastic and the service was awesome !

Thank reedrez
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A group of us from our church visited this restaurant yesterday evening and had a great time. The chips and salsa were very good and the food was great. The majority of us had the "all you can eat enchilada plate" and agreed that it...More

Thank Ward H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A Saturday night during racing season, you gotta expect a wait in Hot Springs, but this one was absurd. When we arrived, we were told 25-35 minutes which was acceptable, but after sitting on a bench to await our table, we quickly noticed 8 empty...More

Thank Steven T
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Food was the usual On The Border fare. Very quick, attentive servers and clean areas. Would go again.

Thank jojoarkie
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Roger P
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Response from busymomof4boys | Reviewed this property |
We did not order any alcoholic beverages, however, most On the Border restaurants are known for their margaritas. At a different location,I have had mimosas on their Sunday brunch menu that were excellent and only $3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Pakis St, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6507
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-520-5045
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