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On the Border

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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120 S Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73107-6514
+1 405-708-7710
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not a bad place, but definitely not anything anyone would miss. The waitress was nice, but the food is exceptionally generic and boring. Typical food chain, nothing worth making a special trip over.

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Thank Seaturtle32
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The very best place to sit, drink, eat and be merry. The staff has pretty good customer service. There is one young lady who knows how to get you clear headed to walk without being picked up for PI, or public intoxication. Ice water people will sober you up. I loved the meal. Lots,of GREAT food and the queso was... More 

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Thank 111joant
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Nice restaurant, friendly staff and good food. Have been here before and always like to come back when we are in town. The music this time was too loud, first time for that.

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Thank Dean S
Lincoln, Nebraska
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166 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Typical chain food but the service was very good. The food was decent. I was visiting OKC and this place was easy to find and get to. Next tie I would find a local owned place. I didn't know this was a chain and I normally try to avoid chains to support the local folks and to try local food.... More 

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Thank jantraveler9
Norman, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had a bunch of food and I am a vegetarian and I loved all of it. The chips and salsa were fresh, the food was prepared well and the waitress was kind, efficient and endearing.

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Thank jazzjennifer43
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have never ordered anything that tasted bad from On the Border. Try the Guacamole that they make at your table side! IT IS AWESOME!!

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Thank Kelly B
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

If you have a car, drive up to Chelinos near 16th and Meridian, it's a dive, but better than the food served here, and the service is genuine and good. We used a gift certificate here, and they were rude beyond belief.

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Thank Steve D
O'Fallon, Missouri
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240 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Food and drink were OK, nothing outstanding. There was a outside patio if you like to sit outside and the service was good. Quesadilla was nice, but the Prickly Pear Margarita I had was a bit too sweet.

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Thank esd3104
Houston, Texas
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155 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

handmade guac not so great, no tomatoes. waitress stressed and stupid. food marginal. drinks ok. they gave me someone else' credit card when I check out.

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Thank tomuchtravel
benton
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Ate at OTB twice while in OKC. Good service and food both times. Very close to OKC fairgrounds and where we stayed.

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Thank asilr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 S Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73107-6514
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Oklahoma City
  • Phone Number: +1 405-708-7710

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?