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On the Border Mexican Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1519 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1303
+1 860-899-1670
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (21 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“taco” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1519 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1303
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was decent on the night we ate here. Chips and salsa was pretty good. I had a border bowl and my husband had some sort of chicken dish. Border bowl was very small - decently flavorful. I asked for a side of avocado ranch,...More

Thank MDtravels1021
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Great chimichanga. Kid’s build your own taco was a hit with my niece. The waitress was kind and attentive. This is a great place for families who want a quick “American” Mexican meal.

Thank Nelson5454
Reviewed 1 April 2018

As always, my better half and I enjoy dining at “On the Border” because the food is on point and we have never left unsatisfied. I will submit some pix's of what we ate so that you can see for yourself...mmmmmmm! I'm too full to...More

Thank Brougham1952
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

My husband wanted the fish tacos so we stopped in. The chips and salsa were delicious, and welcomed as that other Mexican chain restaurant no longer provides complimentary chips. The Mexican Long Island ice tea was tangy and lemony. Wonder if it was hand made...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Went here for my birthday restaurant choice. I have always loved OTB, but I guess I hadn't been in awhile (it is an hour plus for me to travel to). It was somewhat busy, but we got seated within a few minutes of entering. Chelsea...More

Thank pigismom
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Had Sunday dinner here with my boys and can’t complain as it’s always a healthy serving and the food is delicious. I enjoy having chips and salsa as a starter each time. We also munch on these while deciding what to eat. Had the chicken...More

Thank Kerrie Ann J
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Even though On The Border is a country wide restaurant chain, this location is one of my families favorite places to eat. Located off a major highway, it is easily accessible and has lots of room for parking. A festive feel greets you as you...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Great place for a night out. The fajitas were great, but hands down my favorite part is the margaritas. Love the open space and easy going staff. I visit every time I’m in town.

Thank Tabi S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a chain restaurant but it's quite good. Good guacamole & chips are served fresh and warm. Convenient to the super 8 (walk).

Thank Thebber
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My daughter and I were shopping in the area and decided to have a late lunch. We ate in the bar area with high chairs at table. I ordered hard taco's and my daughter ordered a mixed green salad with fresh chicken mixed. The food...More

Thank Nancy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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