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On the Border Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
4175 Morse Xing, Columbus, OH 43219-6015
+1 614-471-4416
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good28%
  • Average32%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
4175 Morse Xing, Columbus, OH 43219-6015
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Business lunch, ordered chimi. Came out not crisp at all, barely any chicken inside. Huge pile of soggy dough. Beans were included, cold bowl of paste no one at the table touched other than myself.

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Okay, so we hadn't been to this place in about 3 to 4 years or so. Relative got us a gift card so we thought, what the heck. First, we were seated in decent time, they weren't that busy. Next, chips/salsa came out fast. The...More

Thank Darrelk
Reviewed 9 December 2017

What was missing in flavor was made up for in ambience, speed of delivery and generous portions. When asked whether we wanted a table or booth - I just said wherever it's warm. So we got a half table - half booth very near the...More

Thank Liz A
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Haven't been in quite a few years. I haven't missed anything apparently. Food is ok, but just ok. Our service was not good. Our waiter was very nice and did bring refills without having to ask, but other than that it was incredibly slow. It...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We found On The Boarder to be a very Festive place to have dinner. We had some really good fajitas and a very nice rum punch drink. The chips and salsa are really good. The salsa is a little hit for my tasted but it...More

Thank eobert
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Loved the outdoor seating. Went on a weekday in August around 3:30, so not extremely busy, therefore, a 10 minute wait for a table seemed to be "unnecessary" since there one only one other couple in the outdoor seating area. Everything else was great, once...More

Thank Roseanne1953
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Prices as expected, food as expected except chips... yuck. Server, awesome and funny. Going back but only because Don Pablo isn't in town any longer.

1  Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We often eat here esecially when we have out of town company. Even though it is a chain resturant they have great food, better than most of the small locally owned Mexican resturants. I love their beef empanadas but today had the taco salad for...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

OMG, if I didn't know any better I would have thought there was no one working. Geezus We went on a Monday afternoon which normally is good-after lunch but, before dinner. We arrived right before happy hour, but had to wait for awhile so we...More

1  Thank luckeycharm
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Let me prelude this by saying my husband and I love On the Border. We love On the Border so much, we had our wedding reception at the Lewisville Texas location in 2006. So, when we moved to Ohio in 2009, we no longer had...More

1  Thank crazypelo77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4175 Morse Xing, Columbus, OH 43219-6015
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-471-4416
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