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Border Grill – Mandalay Bay

4.5
4.5
4130 Reviews
$30 and under
Mexican
Welcome to the vibrant, modern Mexican restaurant overlooking the Lazy River just off Mandalay Beach, where Chefs Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, Food Network’s “Too Hot Tamales”, want nothing more than to spice up your day. With two floors of patio dining, this hip, urban cantina is the perfect setting for sipping margaritas and savoring the bold flavors of Mexico while enjoying views of the beach and pool.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 118 times today
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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Mexican, Contemporary Mexican, Latin American

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch Sat, Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm Lunch Daily 11:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Daily 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (702) 632-7403

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Catering

    BORDER GRILL CATERING: Looking for off-site catering? Whether it’s a wedding, birthday, or holiday cocktails, we’ll bring the party to your chosen location. Call today for an unforgettable party! 702.632.6951.

  • Private party facilities

    Border Grill provides the ultimate experience in modern Mexican cuisine! Featuring a menu of varied and complex dishes based on the regional cooking of Oaxaca and the Yucatan, Border Grill offers menus accommodating both elegant and casual parties.

  • Private party contact

    Rachel Ocain: (877) 421-6939

  • Neighborhood

    Mandalay Bay Resort

  • Cross street

    Mandalay Bay Rd.

  • Parking details

    Valet & Self-Parking Available. For detailed information about parking, please visit mgmresorts.com/parking

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Experiences

  • Weekend Brunch with Unlimited Small Plates

    Multiple dates available
    Our popular Border Brunch is back! Every Saturday & Sunday starting at 10am, choose unlimited made-to-order dishes like Spicy Chicken Tamale, Lobster Cachapas, Diablo Fried Chicken, Shrimp Campechana, Avocado Salmon Toast, Chef’s Seasonal Pancake, Steak and Eggs, Peruvian Shrimp and Grits, Manchego Cheese Biscuit & Gravy, Short Rib Hash & Egg, Churro Tots and more for $43.99 per person. Top it all off with bottomless mimosas, micheladas and bloody marys for $26.99!

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What 4,130 people are saying

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4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.2Ambience
  • 4.1Value

NoiseModerate

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  • The Strip

    Mexican

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  1. JT

    JenT

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Diego was a very attentive server and took care of our party of 10 with ease. Thank you!
  2. a

    ashleyg

    Denver

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall3food3service5ambience4
    Service was fantastic! Cocktails not so great food what is decent small servings
  3. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Portland

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Excellent food. Everything was fresh! I highly recommend the pineapple infused vanilla tequila margarita! Yum
  4. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Los Angeles

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server Ruth was the best ever! Unlimited food tapas were amazing and highly recommended! Can’t wait to return.
  5. JT

    JohnT

    New England

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall3food4service2ambience3
    If you are going to offer an all you can eat brunch, you should not have patrons waiting 20min between courses. The food needs to come out quicker. Also, The food was never hot. It always came out room temperature which means it was sitting out for a while before being served. They need to raise their game.
  6. M

    Mark

    San Francisco

    11 reviews

    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Birthday celebration with friends and we did the Brunch Experience. Everything was amazing and we’d go back in a heartbeat!!
  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    La comida estaba muy rica! Nos encantó
  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was amazing! Honestly one of my favorite restaurants I’ve ever been to, their menu features real Latin flavors and food and is not whitewashed like other similar restaurants tend to be. Their prices may look expensive but it was worth every penny, not overinflated. The server was very nice and we will definitely be back! Try the seafood molcajete!
  9. J

    Jeff

    San Francisco

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We made a reservation for an outside table and were seated 5 minutes before our reservation. We were greeted by our server Ernesto promptly and were very impressed by his friendliness and knowledge about the menu. We started with the guacamole and ordered skirt steak and Yukatan pork based off his recommendation and they were great. The portions were largeer than we expected. Highly recommend this for families.
  10. CG

    CristinaG

    New Orleans

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great customer service! Such a friendly and welcoming staff! I enjoyed my lunch there very much. The food was amazing. Such richness and flavorful. Will definitely be back and I can’t stop recommending this place to everyone! Thank Border Grill for such a great dining experience which is so hard to find these days!!
  11. OV

    OscarV

    Las Vegas

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great atmosphere and excellent food. The service was just as good.
  12. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Diego

    4 reviews

    1.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall1food1service4ambience1
    Off beat, cinnamon pork? Expensive, limited menus. No one liked their dinner
  13. LY

    LYDIAG

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Best Staff/Food In Las Vegas, would Highly Recommend to anyone visiting
  14. e

    edwardz

    Detroit

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Waiter and food excellent are outside overlooking pool area
  15. h

    ht33

    Toronto

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great taste, big portions and great quality. Third time visiting and would dine again
  16. RG

    RickG

    Houston

    15 reviews

    3.0

    15 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall3food3service4ambience3
    We had a nice dinner and the service was very good however,the duck I ordred was listed on the menu as "crispy" and it was not. The duck had a heavy gravy sauce that was not a match for my taste buds
  17. MG

    MichaelG

    Las Vegas

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food and pricing were excellent!!Best Mexican restraint bar none.
  18. EH

    ElizabethH

    San Diego

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Ashley was our incredible server and the food and ambience was outstanding- even our picky kids raved about the appetizers, entrees and churros! A definite must for good meal!
  19. TM

    TheresaM

    Exclusive

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    My son had the rib-eye special. It was amazing according to him. He generously shared a bite and it was indeed amazing. The tuna ceviche was incredible. A nice sized portion that could easily have been a meal. The guacamole was fresh and the chips were still warm and very good. We will be back out next visit to Vegas.
  20. W

    William

    San Francisco

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on August 2, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Exceptional food at rather reasonable (for Vegas) prices. On this visit I particularly liked the duck carnitas and the Mexican street corn. Will definitely come again!
  21. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 1, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    I liked it a lot
  22. A

    Albert

    San Francisco

    50 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    50 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The has to be one of my favorite Mexican restaurants. I just love the molcajete rancho and it just fantastic. The service is always good. Love their Cadillac margarita!
  23. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Absolutely amazing experience!!! Incredible value and amazing food!! Will definitely go back again!!!!
  24. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great 5/5 stars. Would come again
  25. MJ

    MrJSA

    Las Vegas

    20 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall4food5service3ambience4
    Food is excellent. Service is very rushed. Bringing the desert menu while we are eating our entree doesn’t cut it The hostess was not very welcoming. I will return.
  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    It was great
  27. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall3food4service2ambience3
    Food was good as always, but server was lackadaisical and uncaring, unlike last time when a different server was fantastic. She was slow and inattentive and at the end was trying to rush us out the door. The server “cheapened” the experience, making the food seem overpriced this time. Will not be going back and will stop recommending.
  28. A

    Angie

    Kansas City

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    Carlos was an amazing server and recommended an amazing meal.
  29. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall5food4service4ambience4
    We had the guacamole to start off. It was excellent. The house made chips? Spectacular. Three different salsas, awesome. Main dishes we had were smoked prime rib tacos. The meat was dry, overcooked but flavor was very good. Chicken enchiladas were very good. Short ribs were spectacular. Shrimp tacos were good. Over all? Very very good food.
  30. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The best Mexican food I have ever had. Delicious. We will be going back again before our vacation ends.
  31. C

    Cacos33

    Los Angeles

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing dinner. We will come Back. All the food was great.
  32. J

    Jayroh1

    Boise

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great place, except for the price. With tax and tip, the three of us spent $190(!). And one of “us” was our 14-year-old son, so we’re not talking a lot of alcohol here — 3 drinks between my wife and I. The drinks are too expensive as are the entrees. Really enjoyed the meal — and our server was great — but will not return at these prices.
  33. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Grand Rapids

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great drinks, food, and service. Moderately priced meals with good portions for Vegas. Great, quick, and friendly service.
  34. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Central Coast

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The food was Amazing! Loved our server & had the best blood orange margarita! We come every year during the Gift show! Thank you!
  35. SB

    ScottB

    Columbus

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 26, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great experience! From being seated to the final bill, all the staff were amazing and food was delicious!
  36. d

    dea1514

    Las Vegas

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 26, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    First time at Boarder Grill and it won’t be the last, I had the Prime Rib Tacos. They were fabulous! I loved them. I will definitely return.
  37. K

    Kristi

    San Francisco

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 25, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Amazing flavors. Plantain empanadas, chips and salsa trio, and skirt steak were real standouts.
  38. SR

    ShelleyR

    Las Vegas

    37 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    37 reviews

    Dined on July 25, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The Staff may be the best I’ve ever experienced in Vegas. We told the Manager we were locals and had read their was s 15% discount on food. He proclaimed us VIP’s and offered a complimentary appetizer of sweet corn tamales that were unbelievably savory. Our server (from Mexico City) was so caring and also offered us complimentary chips and really awesome salsa selection. The menu offers so many yummy choices. Will definitely be back.
  39. s

    shelll

    Vancouver

    34 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    34 reviews

    Dined on July 25, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience2
    Good food and Service. Loved the plantains and vampiro tacos ! Only downside was it was loud -lots of children and were offered nothing for our anniversary.
  40. CR

    CarterR

    Minneapolis

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience3
    The food was tasty and the atmosphere was nice. However, neither was overly exceptional. I ordered the Lomo Saltado and liked it but would probably try something different next time. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive so I would give her 5 stars. I would go back to the Border Grill if and when I am on the south end of the strip.

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
  • Protective equipment

    • Waitstaff wear masks
    • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
    • Staff temperature check required

FAQs

Border Grill – Mandalay Bay offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (702) 632-7403.

Border Grill – Mandalay Bay is rated 4.5 stars by 4130 OpenTable diners.

Border Grill – Mandalay Bay does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 118 times today
Experiences are available.
Google Map for Border Grill – Mandalay Bay

3950 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Mandalay Bay Rd.

  • Neighborhood

    Mandalay Bay Resort

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch Sat, Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm Lunch Daily 11:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Daily 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Mexican, Contemporary Mexican, Latin American

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Valet & Self-Parking Available. For detailed information about parking, please visit mgmresorts.com/parking

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

  • Phone number

    (702) 632-7403

  • Catering

    BORDER GRILL CATERING: Looking for off-site catering? Whether it’s a wedding, birthday, or holiday cocktails, we’ll bring the party to your chosen location. Call today for an unforgettable party! 702.632.6951.

  • Private party facilities

    Border Grill provides the ultimate experience in modern Mexican cuisine! Featuring a menu of varied and complex dishes based on the regional cooking of Oaxaca and the Yucatan, Border Grill offers menus accommodating both elegant and casual parties.

  • Private party contact

    Rachel Ocain: (877) 421-6939

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