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On the Border

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
9164 E Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624-9510
+1 916-686-4411
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (4 reviews)
“street tacos” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
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LOCATION
9164 E Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624-9510
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I really love this OTB. The food is fresh and good, the drinks are always perfect and the bar atmosphere is enjoyable. Hands-down the best fresh chips & queso and steak. So far the service at this location has been great. Looking forward to coming...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Julie R
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Food is decent but very heavy and service sucks. My husband and I came here for our date night because 1) there was no wait on a Saturday evening (now I know why) and 2) it used to be a favorite of ours back in...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 8ng13
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Some Mexican food chains are routine in their food tastes, but On the Border is well above those types. With a comfortable fall temperature, my wife and I ate outdoors for a late lunch, and found it was near-perfect for both a setting and for...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Dunsmurian
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had not been able to get back to eating at this restaurant in over 6 months, but today it shows the mark of a great place to visit regardless of the time between stops. We were greeted at the door and seated immediately in...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Sam T
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Food is fresh and service is consistently great. I love their chili rellenos and their guacamole live!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Helen W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

OTB is becoming our go-to place to stop for lunch/dinner while on a return trip home. We were on our way back to the Central Valley from a stay in Sacramento. OTB continues to be a cozy place to have a good meal in peace....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank latindrummer2112
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped on the way back from Reno. Wow, Elk Grove is one lucky town. Decent Mexican food is very hard to find. However, you will find very good food and service at OTB Elk Grove. The mini street tacos and tomatillo chicken enchiladas were...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank latindrummer2112
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

It was apparently National tequila day, so I got a house margarita, which was pretty good for a house brand. Fish tacos were really good. We enjoyed ourselves quite a bit, but after 2-1/2 hours realized the place never got super busy, which seems odd.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank punkrdoodles
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a great dinner here, loved the fresh chips and salsa that are complimentary. I had some quesadillas and they were cooked perfect and super melty cheese. The drink was SO cheap for what you get. A massive frozen Sangria and I was lucky...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank redneckITengineer
Reviewed 25 May 2017

One of my favorite Mexican restaurants in Elk Grove. The staff is always very friendly and the food is always great! Lots of vegetarian options and you can even alter non-veggie menu items if you like. Love this place!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Rob P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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: 9164 E Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624-9510
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Elk Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 916-686-4411
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