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On the Border

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
3050 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2489
+1 630-524-4870
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“sour cream” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
3050 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2489
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

When we arrived at peak dinner hour to find the place mostly empty, we should have known this wasn't a good bet. Service was excellent, food was an unappetizing attempt at "Mexican." We're not from this area, but there must be better choices around!

Thank DRVT
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Arrived for an early dinner around 4 and promptly seated. Menu choices were as expected. I had the chimichunga selection and my partner had burrito.Food was absolutely delicious and the amount was more than enough.

Thank TINA1943
Reviewed 13 July 2017

very average food and service there are too many good Mexican restaurants in the area. nothing really stands out

Thank rubinao59
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We were tasting Mexican and stopped in knowing this was a chain but we all agreed it didn't feel like a chain. Indoor or outdoor seating. Plentiful chips and salsa refilled as needed. Beer-a-Rita was fun! The lunch special for $7.99 gave us plenty of...More

Thank JQuilter
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to have dinner for Cinco De Mayo. When I was choosing a restaurant I visited a few Mexican restaurant websites to see if anyone had any special offers. The on the border website for the St.Charles location said they were...More

Thank Vacationalways87
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I can almost always do salsa and chips. They serve their chips warm and the salsa has just the right seasonings. We went in for the two dollar taco Tuesday. I had one and my husband two. They were good, as well as filling.

Thank THSMTHS
Reviewed 10 February 2017

At first I was very skeptical of going to a Mexican restaurant with my restrictive diet. Viewed their menu online and found they have may gluten-free options. The service at the restaurant was top notch. No problems seating a party of 15. Had to ask...More

Thank HOTROD37
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Being vegetarian, I can usually count on Mexican food. I was in town for a conference and a group of us went here. Their daily special wasAll You Can eat enchiladas. Lots of vegetarian options. I told the server I was vegetarian and ordered. He...More

1  Thank Lovethevacation
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We ate there again , and were again please with the taste of the food and the prices. Kristi waited on us and she was efficient and helpful. We will go there again. We usually eat in the bar area, and get to talk with...More

Thank Mikeslots
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent for a chain. Nice atmosphere. Good food and drinks. Prompt friendly service. Lots of parking and no waiting in line although they were busy.

Thank Gcrawdaddy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3050 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2489
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 630-524-4870
Description
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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