On The Border-53

1512 S. Randall Road
Algonquin, IL 60102

TEL 847-960-3915

SUNDAY - THURSDAY  11:00am-10:00pm
FRIDAY - SATURDAY  11:00am-11:00pm

A border is a special place where the best of two worlds blend together. Traditions merge. From our mesquite-grilled favorites to our famous Borderita Grande and Mercedes Margaritas, On The Border’s Mexican food and drinks create an experience that is anything but ordinary.

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Get Your Party Started. Grande Fajita Nachos, Original and Primo Quesos, Guacamole, Quesdallis, Empanadas, Nachos and more.

Border Smart

Be Border Smart – Mexican Style. Each Border Smart item contains 590 or less calories. Tostadas, Salads, Enchiladas, Grilled Chicken Fajita Tacos, and more.


Get all your Mexican favorites just the way you like them. Tostadas, Empanadas, Flauta, Tamale, Tacos, Soup and Salad, Enchiladas, and more.


All our tacos are equally delicious. Chicken, Steak, Carnitas and Fish Tacos.

Fajita Grill

That sizzle? It’s our fajitas calling your name. Fresh-grilled over mesquite wood. Served with warm flour tortillas, Mexican rice, choice of beans, sour cream, pico de gallo and choice of cheese or guacamole. Choose from Mesquite-Grilled Chicken, Carnitas, Grilled Vegetables with Portobello Mushrooms and/or Sautéed Shrimp.


The poster child of irresistible. Hand-rolled and made to order.

Fresh Grill

Your favorites over an open flame. Grilled Chicken, Salmon, Steak and more.

Burritos and Chimi’s

AKA: temptation wrapped in a tortilla. Handmade to order.

Border Lunch

Your craving doesn’t have to wait until dinner. Perfect lunch portions. Fajitas, Combos, Burrito, Chimichanga, Quesadillas, Taco Salad and more.


Let’s end things on a sweet note. Sopapillas – Mexican pastries, Flan – A Mexican classic, Brownies and more.

Kid’s Menu

For the biggest little appetites. Tacos, Enchilada, Corn Dogs, Quesadiila, Hamburger, Cheesburger, Chicken Tenders, Nachos, Grilled Chicken, French Fries and more.


Great food calls for great drinks. Cervezas, Mojitos, Margaritas and more.

Party Platters and Catering

Bring the fiesta. Fajita Salad, Enchiladas, Fajita Wraps, Fajitas and more.

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