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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

) #42 of 108 Restaurants in Woburn ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
+1 781-995-2314
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
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11 - 20 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were excited to try "On the Border" and it was conveniently located right next to the Hotel. Next time, I will walk the extra 1/4 mile to the other nearby Mexican Restaurant. I was prepared with an idea for an order for take out...More

Thank lorainedonatelli
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Eating Mexican food in New England can be an adventure that is often filled with disappointment. Fortunately there are a few chain restaurants that can consistently deliver a satisfying Mexican meal. On the Border is one of these restaurants. The others, (that I know of),...More

Thank dpskayak
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Typical chain. Everything was good. Clean. Staff was friendly. I do not think anyone had any issues, so that is a plus.

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Came in on a Friday evening around 8 - not very busy, but the staff seemed to be running behind and stressed out. Menu options are limited: this is not a real Mexican restaurant, more Tex-Mex. But what there is is quite tasty, so give...More

Thank AardvarkTees
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Had been here a few times in the past and it was ok. Latest trip was terrible, we sat at the bar, there was only one other person at the bar who we saw send food back. I ordered the steak street style mini tacos,...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Recently ordered take-out from On the Border. Have been going there for years off and on, usually take-out but we used to eat there quite often. We ordered steak and chicken fajitas which is always a safe choice. The fajitas were okay but the major...More

Thank wmblackstone
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday evening about 7:30 recently. The wait was 20 minutes as we were told when we arrived. The waitress was very friendly, calling everyone "friends" or "sweetheart " and generous with refilling our chip basket. The food was generously portioned...More

Thank Bikers_Mom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Never a problem with the food at On The Border. It's not the best Mexican food I've ever had, but it's good for the price. Margaritas are AMAZING here! Service wasn't outstanding though. Not super fast and they did mess up my order (but at...More

Thank TigerEyes9
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Very poor experience, and not for the first time. The service is terrible, the servers never look happy, what is going on here for these people to look so miserable?? The portions are small, and the worst today, the ladies room was an absolute disaster,...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Went there for lunch about 1pm, restaurant was 1/3 full and the host told us we had a 10 minute wait. If my daughter wasn't so set on mexican for lunch it would have been over then. Finally seated and we waited ten minutes for...More

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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Woburn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-995-2314
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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