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On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican,
8230 Gateway Overlook, Elkridge, MD 21075-6455
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“tacos” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8230 Gateway Overlook, Elkridge, MD 21075-6455
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with clients after looking at homes to discuss it the game plan to purchase. The food was served super fast, was nice and hot and cooked to perfection. The menu has a wide variety of Mexican dishes. They offer vegetarian dished...More

Thank Mark Q
Reviewed 5 April 2018

My wife and I joined a family of four for dinner and drinks.As my wife and I had eaten a couple hours earlier, we joined them for drinks while they had dinner with their kids. I ordered a Patron Margarita and chowed down on the...More

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Well, after being there for the 5th time, I do owe them a review. The food & service has always been excellent! A wide variety of Menu choices that change with season, so keeps you fresh! Their signature Margarita - CoroTina - small 7oz corona...More

Thank Manish G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Nothing amazing. Exactly what you would expect. The food was good and came out very quickly. We were also pleased with the service.

Thank A S
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Asked for a special enchilada lunch and they made it happen. I thought the children’s menu had a nice variety of options. Service was great, he asked frequently if we needed drink refills. Nice decor for a chain.

Thank lindaluedeke
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I would not recommend this restaurant. Although the service was very good, the food was not. The server was friendly. The food was bland and had no taste.

Thank Mantle536
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This place was another I visited while on a business trip to Maryland. I was alone and think my waiter felt a little sorry for me because he came back to check on me so much. It was nice and the food was really good...More

Thank Jacquilee9
Reviewed 18 July 2017

First, I will say this - our server, Miles, was great! He did the best he could considering the working conditions... With that said, when we arrived we waited and waited at the Host stand. Another gentleman was there and said he had been waiting...More

Thank lenflady
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Coworkers and I have frequented this On the Border for lunch on Tuesday's! This past week was exceptional, as they had the patio open and we sat outside and enjoyed the sunny weather and some tacos. Lots of good choices here! Enjoy!

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Good food, reasonably priced. Good service, and good atmosphere. Family type restaurant. I would recommend for a dinner with family or friends.

Thank hiranimont
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8230 Gateway Overlook, Elkridge, MD 21075-6455
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Elkridge
There are reviews for many On the Border locations, just none for the Elridge/Columbia restaurant.
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