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On the Border - CLOSED

13772 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA 92602-1200
+1 714-508-1060
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible20%
27 Aug 2016
“It is gone”
26 Aug 2014
“Could a place be more ordinary?”
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Mexican
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LOCATION
13772 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA 92602-1200
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Terrible is, it is gone. It is being replaced by a Brazilian Restaurant. Maybe replace is not a good word - Brazilian Restaurants are generally amazing, but quite expensive if you go beyond the salad bar and get the never ending meat. The date listed...More

Thank sriley1941
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I went to an On the Border several years ago and found the place lacking in anything interesting (sight, sound, smell, taste). All these years later it hasn't changed. It's like a Mexican version of Olive Garden, only worse. Since nothing seemed to have any...More

Thank anneg6226
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I popped in here for late lunch on a drive from LA to San Diego. Had been eating "non-healthy" meals on the run for business and needed to get back on the wagon! The waitress was very helpful! Remembered that i wanted water w/out Ice...More

Thank Smartikas
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

This is absolutely, positively , unauthentic "Americanized" Mexican food. I honestly think the beans are right from the can. The chips and salsa are bland and, again, seem right out of a package. I honestly think any other Mexican restaurant in the area is superior....More

Thank SouthwestDude
Reviewed 8 August 2013 via mobile

We eat here fairly often and have never been disappointed. They have taco Tuesday so if you are going get there early to get a table. The regular menu has a nice variety....all the typical items and a few non-typical. Friendly and accommodating staff.

Thank Mjandpups
Reviewed 2 January 2013

My family had great dinner here. Food was so great for all family member. Try their mojito and beef fajita. Comfy and fancy seat, also.

Thank SafeTrip4you
Reviewed 5 December 2012

The food is plentiful and fairly good for the cost. Of course you can easily fill up on the nachos and salsa on the table before the meal is even served. The food is tasty but very oily. Service is ordinary but good and my...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 19 September 2012

We stopped here on vacation for an early dinner with a sleeping two year old. We ask for a booth so we could lay him down next to us and they got us just what we needed. The food was perfect and the service was...More

Thank Repairdan
Reviewed 11 April 2008

If you like the food at Chili's, you may find this restaurant appealing. Otherwise, like most chain restaurants, it's mediocre fare and large portions of it. I ordered the cheese enchilada combo and the sauce was just a little better than ketchup. I didn't care...More

Thank MariaVilla
Reviewed 19 November 2007

I'll admit that while I like "real" Mexican food at restaurants run by people who only speak Spanish, I also have a place in my heart (and stomach) for the less-than-genuine article. On the Border is good for Texas BBQ tanginess mixed with Mexican cuisine....More

Thank Shiroh
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13772 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA 92602-1200
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 714-508-1060
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