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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina
Mexican Restaurant$$
Today 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
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790 Cobb Pl. Blvd. Kennesaw, GA 30144
790 Cobb Pl. Blvd.USGeorgiaKennesaw30144
$$Mexican Restaurant, Tex-Mex RestaurantToday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmTuesday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmWednesday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmThursday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmFriday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmSaturday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmSunday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina in Kennesaw, GA serves delicious dishes inspired by South Texas and Mexico.
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Casual restaurant chain featuring Tex-Mex standards such as fajitas, burritos & grilled meats.- Google
"Neverending chips and salsa is a great thing when you have kids."
"We decided we wanted mexican food and stopped at the first one we saw."
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Chloe Mann
a month ago
Where to begin... When we got our chips and salsa, we were astonished to find that the chips were actually taco shells broken in half. They were laughably huge , cold, and all together inedible. Our waiter was non chalant and inatentive. The healthy choice portion of the menu said that more nutrition information would be available on request. We thought that we had everything figured out until the waiter told us that, contrary to what was printed on the menu, the border smart chicken fajitas did not come with all of the listed ingredients. He suggested that we had to choose. We were okay with that but were wondering if each option equaled the printed calorie amount. He said "Sure, I guess." Skip to the food arriving ( thirty minutes later) and it is the most unappetizing thing that either of us had ever seen. Half of it was burnt and the other half undercooked. Both on one plate! When the waiter finally noticed we weren't eating and we expressed our concern. He said "Oh okay, Ill take it off" and that was the last we saw of him! We figured he wasn't coming back after he walked past us a couple of times without saying anything so we left! AVOID AT ALL COSTS!
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6 months ago
Never mind that it is a chain restaurant; go there if you want great fresh food, hand made from scratch tortillas, hot chips and salsa when you are seated, and wonderful service. My family and I frequent this OTB since we live nearby and we always enjoy the experience.
Response from the owner - 5 months ago
Thank you for the positive feedback! We are happy that you enjoy our endless chips and salsa, hand-pressed tortillas and friendly service. Thank you for choosing On The Border and we look forward to serving you and your family again. Please come back soon!
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jonathan wakefield
8 months ago
Not the experience I was expecting, sweet tea not sweet. Service is slow, and food is sub par. Had to send back everything and still wasn't what we wanted. Not authentic mexican at all.
Response from the owner - 8 months ago
Jonathan, thank you for your review. We are disappointed to hear that your visit was not up to our standards. It is always our goal to provide great food & service. We apologize that this was not your experience! Please contact our Guest Relations Manager so that we can make things right with you. 888-682-6882 Monday – Friday 9am-5pm Central Time or online at Thank you!
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Allan Jones
a year ago
Very good food and wonderful atmosphere. The bacon cheddar fajitas are unbelievable!! But this ain't taco bell so be prepared to pay 15-20 per person. The tea is over 2.50 now lol.
Mel Williams
5 months ago
Always great, friendly service. Good food, with plenty to take home. Neverending chips and salsa is a great thing when you have kids :)
Brandon Gravley
11 months ago
Last night, I was with a buddy, and our girlfriends, we live in about 2 hours north of Kennesaw, and we were down there at a pet store my friend's date wanted to visit. We decided we wanted mexican food and stopped at the first one we saw. The waiter was a pretty cool guy, but thats about it. The girl that was with me ordered a "2 for $8.49 dinner special" and in stead got something similar to one of the things on the dinner special and was charged $4 more. I got some Chicken Queso dish that tasted like Cheese Whiz. My buddy, and the girl he was with didn't really hate their meal, but they said it was nothing to write home about. I complained to the manager about the quality of my food, and my date's food, and he refused to take us seriously, I am assuming because we were young (my date was 19, I am 18, my friend was 20, and his date was 19), as well as we payed around $72 plus tip for our meal. Definitely never going back, and probably never eating at a restaurant in Kennesaw again.
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Response from the owner - 10 months ago
Hi Brandon, Thank you for your review. We apologize for the negative experience you had in our restaurant. We would like to hear more about your visit & how we can make things right with you. Please reach out to our Guest Relations Manager at Thank you!
Amanda Weissinger
a year ago
My boyfriend and I came in for a quick dinner tonight, thinking it would be a good place to go since neither of us had been here in several years. Food was mediocre, service was mediocre, atmosphere was terrible. My salad was swimming in water, but the tostado that I had was alright. My boyfriend said his soft chicken tacos were good. There were several (at least 5) employees off the clock just "hanging out" near the take out area, being loud. They were in between there and the nearest booth, where they were sitting and eating, and going in and out the take out door, casually as if it was okay. The manager was good at handling our complaint, however, we will never return.
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Kendra Keemer
6 months ago
Good catering menu options for house and office parties. Desserts are equally as good.


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