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Border Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Cajun & Creole
356 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906-1902
+1 781-233-5308
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (31 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (28 reviews)
“chicken” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
356 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906-1902
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I ate at the Border Cafe in Saugus and Sasha, our waitress, was friendly, professional, and helpful. She is a great asset to the restaurant. We also enjoyed our meal too.

Thank CharleneBoston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I usually get the Chicken Guadalajara when I come here but I'm allergic to peppers so I get it without them. When I order it, the waitress Celia R said they couldn't do it because the it was already made and just needed to be...More

Thank Woodstock63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to the border every couple of months or so, I find that the food is always good if your looking for something quick. It's priced right and we have never had a problem with having to send anything back. The only thing that...More

Thank jm9455
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Our family had our travel plans bumped and we found Border Cafe for a meal. I have to eat gluten free and was a bit nervous about the menu - but our server, Mike, was brilliant. He was able to answer all my questions about...More

Thank Corrie K
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lot of special concerns for our party: Celiac Disease, 5-year-old, members trying to eat vegan/vegetarian/healthy. Our server, Mike, was a tremendous help. He took great care to work with the kitchen staff, ensuring the meals were carefully prepared. He was funny, fast...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We really like the food here, just wish the margaritas were better. We had the chicken fajitas, and the were great, big, and moist chicken, not over cooked like a like of fajitas can be. I had the rice and beans, rice is spicey to...More

Thank karibos
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went to the Border Cafe in Saugus on a Friday night with my wife. Date night! It was very busy, with groups and smaller parties of 3-4 customers. We were promptly greeted and were told there's a way of 15-20 minutes. We received a buzzer...More

Thank Daryl J
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Food is hit or miss. Same thing with service. They do have bomb chicken fajitas. Just ask for more wraps ahead of time because you will need them.

Thank soalkaren18
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Upon our visit, I immediately noticed a waitress chewing gum which is not appropriate in my opinion. Next we were given chips and salsa. Chips were hand cooked but mostly broken up as if bottom of the bin, sort of thing. We ordered Grande margaritas...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I have been coming here since it opened in the 90's and it's still the best, great atmosphere and the fajitas are to die for.

Thank Mike L
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debiSTS
27 October 2015|
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Response from Lisa F | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have area that are private you can call and request special area's for weddings baby showers ect
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Saugus
  • Phone Number: +1 781-233-5308
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