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On the Border

1738 Rt. 46, Totowa, NJ
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible17%
11 Jun 2017
“Better than I expected ! May even go back ! ”
17 May 2017
“Walked out”
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Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1738 Rt. 46, Totowa, NJ
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with my family at On the Border tonight ! Tableside Guac was below average but kids meals were great and the border bowl was surprisingly good - had an 1800 margarita that was also pretty good ! Wouldn't say it was life...More

Thank JetSetJessa
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just waked out after being ignored by the entire waitstaff for 10 minutes. I understand when restaurants are busy you have to wait to get served, but three tables who were seated after us had multiple visits by their waiters while...More

Thank Amy_Rios201
Reviewed 12 January 2017

You know what to expect here. Always solid food and service. I love the Enchiladas here. You can order them spicy.

Thank RangeRoverSport83
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I know that this place used to be good and very popular, but it has steadily gone downhill. I have given it a few chances, but not good. The service is so bad. They really could care less. There is very little help at all....More

Thank Jackie V
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Visited many times in the past, mostly for lunch but this last time for dinner. Decor is Mexican and often there are long waits for a table. Complimentary chips/salsa for the table. Drink offerings are the basic american and Mexican beer variety with assorted tequilla...More

Thank PizzaMavin
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Staff was so chaotic !!! We were a table of 3 where in other restaurants would have been seated sooner. We waited 45 mins while we saw 6 empty table available. And the receptionists excuse was the kitchen us overwhelmed !!! Poor planning !!!!

Thank oakland3
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

This place was way better. Recently I went there for take out. Sat down at the bar and the crazy looking guy behind the bar never came over to ask me what I wanted. After about 20 minutes somebody else came out from the back,...More

Thank Emmet R
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We ate at On the Border for dinner on Sunday nights in July 2015 and September and found the food to be very tasty (chicken fajitas and chicken fajita bowl) and found the service to be friendly with no problems. The chicken fajita bowl is...More

Thank seek-scenic
Reviewed 5 February 2015

The location is nice , staff is good , but over all good, good salsa and chips, Fajita's are very good , Taco's are very good , cheese casa dip is excellent , free refills on soda

Thank John F
Reviewed 6 January 2015

One of the best places for Mexican and Cuban cuisine. They have actually printed a separate menu card for vegetarians. Something i have seen for the first time. The rates are also not too high. Overall, i would visit again and again. The food quality...More

Thank Rohit S
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1738 Rt. 46, Totowa, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Totowa
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