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Border Cafe

) #8 of 85 Restaurants in Saugus $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Cajun & Creole
356 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906-1902
+1 781-233-5308
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (29 reviews)
“catfish” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
356 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906-1902
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant , they serve for free tortilla chips with sauce , but my food came looking like it was heated in the microwave , it wasn't fresh . Kind disappointed this time .

Thank Roberto Miguel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on a whim. For a family of two adults, one teen, and two younger kids, you can eat quite plentifully. We ordered the fajitas for two, which when paired with an appetizer of queso and chips, was more than enough for our...More

Thank GretaPiggy
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I get why this place is always packed - it's a huge restaurant, cheap, and the portions are massive. Our food came so quickly after we ordered you know it's not good. But the taste and quality were bad, bad, bad.

Thank Tia E
Reviewed 12 May 2017

After a busy week, if you would like to learn to relax and enjoy at crowded places, do visit Borders cafe Saugus. It a fairly busy joint, service is distinctly different and good. It is customary to order Guacamole since it taste quite fresh out...More

Thank vinda c
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Slow service. Hair in food. Bland flavors at best. Very noisy dining room. Not a Mexican restaurant by a long shot.

Thank Lytlex4
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We wanted Mexican food in the Saugus/ Danvers area and stopped in to this local small chain restaurant on the highway. How surprised we were with the quality of the dishes! We all thought our food was delicious, actually delicious. Lots of Mexican restaurants serve...More

Thank Eur0pe2013
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place it always has friendly staff and the food never disappoints, fresh tasty and great portions

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I've eaten there any times with many different people. Everybody seems to love the food as do I. Prices are good, food is consistently delicious. Drinks are good service is excellent ... WARNING: DO NOT go there when it's crowded ... the noise will drive...More

Thank Doctr_John
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Food was OK but the noise level was to much for me. I couldn't talk to my friends. U had to shout. That is not a pleasant way to eat. SORRY !

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

You wouldn't think a place like this makes everything from scratch, but they do. An entertaining, rustic environment is accompanied by excellent Cajun foods and great service. The menu is strong, the quality and freshness are even stronger. Loads of seating and handicapped accessibility. Clean...More

Thank jaraysco
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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
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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