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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

) #1,981 of 3,311 Restaurants in Atlanta $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1 Bulkhead Loop NE #130, Atlanta, GA 30326
+1 404-991-2500
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1 Bulkhead Loop NE #130, Atlanta, GA 30326
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went in on a Sunday around 1-1:30. Anticipated after church crowd so while husband parked I got table. Sat immediately. But Not remotely crowded. Literally hardly anyone. "Chip girl" immediately brought chips. After several min still No server. Went thru whole chip basket. No server....More

Thank christy d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by before shopping at 3pm,had to wait for.chips,then water and drinks. Restaurant was empty and for good reason. Worst service ever,slow would be an improvement. This is worst review ever in my life.

1  Thank Richard A
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This is an awful restaurant for the area it is in. The customer service was atrocious. They were extremely slow and got almost everything wrong. I was with a larger group of family but the restaurant was not busy at all. Even the 4 member...More

1  Thank stephaniecooper95
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner on Tuesday night for my family of 5. Went in around 8:30pm. The place was empty. Three other people were in the restaurant. It took 5min for them to seat us and three waiters walked by and smiled before we ever got...More

2  Thank TheGretch
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Went here and had a very nice meal that tasted great. The service was very friendly and helpful, just a little slow. That's the only thing that kept me from giving this a 5 star. I would still come back.

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Went there for inside dining with a colleague this evening. Food/beverage were good and service was competent but slower than it should have been with a lightly populated dinner crowd. As we were finishing dinner, a panhandler woman and her alleged young granddaughter appeared at...More

4  Thank Brian O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

On the Border is a Traditional Mexican restaurant. Traditional? Wait¡¡ It is the best in town. I love the platter combinations, you know Tacos, Quesadillas, rice, beans and beef. that is always great. However, the Tortilla Chip are amazing, with an incredible spicy sauce. The...More

Thank Justo05
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Had the guacamole and corn chips and fish taco..was delicious..good portion size..not too big..just right..friendly service..good for all, singles, couples, friends and family..

Thank Clarissa L
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I like this On the Border location. It's located in a nice area not far from Lenox mall. The food here is pretty good, what I'd expect and they have good margarita prices. The service is usually prompt and they have good outdoor seating. Great...More

Thank ZexSwain
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The food was the expected On the Border deliciousness, but seriously our waiter couldn't possibly have been less interested in us. Didn't make eye contact even while we were ordering. Didn't check on us often. Kinda threw a wet blanket on our New Years Eve.

1  Thank frobozzj
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24 December 2016|
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Response from Ishwar N | Reviewed this property |
4 pm, I assume the party goers really start partying much later. Enjoy your New Year's Eve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bulkhead Loop NE #130, Atlanta, GA 30326
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-991-2500
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