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Mason Jar

221 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1637
+1 201-529-2302
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Ranked #10 of 47 Restaurants in Mahwah
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: When you're looking for good food with family, a drink with friends, or even just a place to watch the game, come see what's cooking at the Mason Jar! We believe that variety is the spice of life so our menu is all about options. Choose from a crisp salad, mouth-watering BBQ, fresh seafood, and so much more! But don't forget about our famous Sunday brunch! Mason Jar also features a full bar with Happy Hour specials Monday through Friday from 4-7pm. Grab a couple of co-workers and wind down after a long day with our signature cocktails and draft beers. With 8 big screen TVs, Mason Jar is the perfect place to watch the big game! Join us on Thursday nights during football season to cheer on your favorite team. We also host live music every Friday and Saturday night! Enjoy the weather out on our beautiful dog-friendly patio with your favorite pooch or a seat at our spacious bar. At Mason Jar, we want your visit to be a fun and enjoyable experience! We're committed to friendly service, delicious food, and a welcoming atmosphere. When you're in the mood for food and fun, come down to Mason Jar for a good time!
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English first
Charlottesville, Virginia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

I was staying at the Fairfield inn next door and the front desk suggested I have dinner at Mason Jar as I didn't feel like driving. The BBQ was great as well as the sweet. Potato fries. They included a sauce that was cream cheese with a hint of cinnamon that was divine. Unfortunately, I must agree with another reviewer... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Anthony, we're so glad you enjoyed the BBQ and sweet potato fries all served by great service! As for your mac & cheese, we're sorry to read it was different than what you were expecting. We know we're capable of wowing you with another dish, so the next time you're in, our servers would love to chat with you about... More

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

We met our family at this half way point between our homes this August. The menu looked great and the tea was sweet and yummy. We had BBQ sliders and lobster mac and cheese. We loved the food, but the area it was served in showed a lot of dust in the afternoon light. A good place to eat but... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Amanda, I'm glad you and your family enjoyed your meal with us. We can assure you that we take cleanliness seriously here, but it sounds like we missed a few spots while dusting. Still, we appreciate you bringing this to our attention, so we can make sure this doesn't happen again moving forward. In any case, we're happy you enjoyed... More

Paramus, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Last night my family stopped in to have dinner (8/18//14)- When we were seated the hosts put us at a table that was so tight a sardine couldn't fit in it. I couldn't to the table because I was in a wheelchair. She thought nothing of it and we needed to approach another hostess if we could get another table.... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

We're honestly embarrassed to read this review. First, we want to apologize that our staff wasn't more accomodating from the start. This is certainly not the norm for us, and I can assure you that we want you to feel as comfortable as possible here. As for your meal, you're always allowed to change your order, so we're sorry that... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Stopped in for a late lunch on a Saturday afternoon. There were no more than ten tables occupied at that time, but there were adequate servers around. We both ordered from the "special" menu and we waited at least 35 minutes for a simple sandwich and a salad. First of all, I would wonder how long the wait would be... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Janice, it's truly disappointing to read this review. You shouldn't have to wait 35 minutes for a sandwich and salad, so we want to personally apologize for this. Although it's not an excuse, our service is usually friendly and speedy, so we'd be curious to know when exactly you were in. Please don't hesitate to follow up, as any additional... More

Aarau, Switzerland
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

When on a business trip with others you are either prepared to compromise on the choice of restaurants or you will be eating on your own. I have been to Mason Jar a few times (all in 2014) and I have just become super cautious on what I order. Earlier this year I ordered Mac and Cheese, which you don't... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

It's a shame to read that you've become "cautious" when it comes to our menu. We want you to feel confident that everything you order here will deliver, so it sounds like we missed our mark. We can assure you that we make everything fresh in-house. so we're not sure what happened with your mac and cheese. Please know that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Went there tonight for a friendly bite & drinks with friends - perfect. Had some ribs, friendly service- just what we were looking for. Waiter Jonathan was a pleasure

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Friendly service and great ribs? Sounds like a successful night out to us, Jay! Thanks for the awesome review -- we'll be sure to pass along the compliments to Jonathon. Take care and hope to see you again soon, Ira & Joel More

Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The Mason Jar is a great place to meet friends and family for a leisurely dinner or drinks. Its informal atmosphere coupled with low key but attentive service; provides the ideal venue to relax, talk, and spend some quality time with your guests.. Although the food may be considered somewhat average, they do offer an extensive menu ranging from BBQ,... More

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Thanks for coming by with friends and family, Joe. We're glad you enjoy our extensive menu, and we appreciate this well-thought-out review. The next time you're craving a draft beer and some apps, you know were to find us. Don't be a stranger! Ira & Joel More

New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Okay brunch nothing to rave about.Nothing thst would make me go back. I would not recommend this for a special occaison.

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Although this isn't the type of review we love to see, we appreciate you taking the time to reach out and leave this feedback. If there's anything we could've done to improve your thoughts on our brunch, we're all ears. Take care, Ira & Joel More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I went here for my last meal with my friends from Oakland and the food was really good. I ordered a pizza and it was very yummy. I don't think there was anything to dislike about this place.

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Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in for your last meal with friends, Alison! We're glad you enjoyed our restaurant -- especially the pizza. The next time you're in the area, we'd love to have you again. Until then, Ira & Joel More

Mahwah, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Went to Mason Jay last night and was surprised with the variety of meals available. Our waiter, Jonathan, was most helpful. His pleasant disposition and guidance made for a great night. The table ordered pulled pork appetizers to Rib eye steaks, and spare ribs to chicken taco salad. Everything was fresh and good tasting and cooked to perfection.

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