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On the Border Mexican Cafe

) #5 of 51 Restaurants in Rocky Hill ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
1519 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1303
+1 860-899-1670
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (11 reviews)
“black beans” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
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1519 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1303
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a delicious mail here yesterday. it was really good. the service was excellent. if you want really good Mexican food, this is the place to go.

Thank Kris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The main reason I didn't rate this Very Good was because the top shelf margarita with 3 liquors I ordered was weak and disappointingly small for the $10.49 price, compared to other restaurants. The carne asada was very tender, juicy and flavorful. The side of...More

Thank globetraipser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had OTB cater an event st our house on 6/17/17. Awesome food and service. Many compliments from guests. No complaints. Staff who served were friendly and courteous. Definitely would recommend to anyone.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First time here today. Once seated, we were offered generous portions of chips and some really delicious, hot salsa! This is more of a South Western type cuisine than Tex-Mex. Loved the chicken mango salad that I had. Very healthy. It came with black beans,...More

Thank bchrzan
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This the best Mexican that we have found in the greater Hartford area so far. Food is good, and service attentive and friendly.

Thank NatureLover1970
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We come for lunch often and always have a great experience. The wait staff is friendly and conscientious. The food is always fresh and hot. We ordered the guac live appetizer where our waiter made the guacomole in front of us. It was made perfectly...More

Thank Kate A
Reviewed 8 April 2017

It is a nice place with decent seating capacity. The food was nice and the hostess was a professional. the menu is decent and price is not expensive. Since we went in a group, we enjoyed ourselves. It is open till 11PM which is also...More

Thank Ankit G
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went with another family after the movies and was pretty disappointed. The service was slow but the food was fine. An example of the slowness was we ordered queso dip to have with the chips until the food came out. The queso came out at...More

Thank kojikid832
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to On the Border Mexican Café with her college age children. We'd been running around and we're all hungry and tired. We decided to stop to grab a bite to eat and were quite pleased with our choice. There was...More

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

If your hungry for a good Tex-Mex dinner or lunch this is a good consistent restaurant. We've been going there since it opened 18 years ago at least three times a week.

Thank Stephanief
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1519 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1303
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Rocky Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 860-899-1670
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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