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On The Border Mexican Grill

) #90 of 377 Restaurants in Allentown ££ - £££ Mexican,
909 Airport Center Dr, Allentown, PA 18109-9384
+1 484-240-3826
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“tacos” (8 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
909 Airport Center Dr, Allentown, PA 18109-9384
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for lunch today, or tried to. I was seated promptly however after being seated nobody came to ask us for our drink order until we had been sitting there for 12 minutes. After finally making her way over to my table she...More

Thank Kristin_L8
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This On the Border has been in the area for a number of years now and when it first opened it was fantastic, wonder service. great food, nice menu with lots of choices. Then they went down hill (less than stellar service and average food...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends for Cinco de Mayo and the crowds were huge. Long wait but worth it. Good food, plenty of staff and our server Daphne was great. Had a steak bowl that was flavorful and good. I'll be back.

Thank All_Points_Images
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Yes you did not read that wrong they had no guacamole....We were told that the avocados where not ripe, do you know what they replaced it with....Carrots. The food is okay it's lacking flavor. The drinks are weak and if you opt in for the...More

Thank Brigit G
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Do you like your food prepared with fresh ingredients hot off the grill? Do you like unique menu options? If so, continue your search for Mexican food elsewhere. If you like a typical, uninspired menu and food that is hot out of the microwave, then...More

Thank Bradley S
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Came for dinner with my wife. Ordered our food which seem to take a long time to be delivered. Mine was ice cold when I got it. Wait staff and management took care of it immediately and brought a new dish out. Well that was...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We've been here before and it really doesn't change much. Had Dos xx fish tacos and chicken burrito. Margarita and a Dos xx Amber. Food is normally pretty good same w the service. It wouldn't take much for management to up the level here. At...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is my go to chain Mexican restaurant in the area. I used call ahead seating as I know that Saturday night can be busy. Upon arrival checked in at the desk. Restaurant was busy. Hostess asked for cell number to alert me when table...More

Thank h s
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

As a Food Service Director and Executive Chef I expect certain type of service: WoW, great or good.These hostess are not friendly or professional, I stood right in front of three young ladies and none of them acknowledge, smile, or welcome me to the establishment....More

Thank chefgeo02
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Brisket tacos are excellent, Fish tacos were good but the cabbage should be shredded. Guacamole Live is always a good choice to start your evening! Very tasty.

Thank Susan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 Airport Center Dr, Allentown, PA 18109-9384
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 484-240-3826
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The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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