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Mason Jar

219 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1637
+1 201-529-2302
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“ribs” (29 reviews)
“pulled pork” (15 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
219 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1637
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Poor waitress was stressed for some reason. Food was so-so. Hubby had the Jaegerschnitzel with spaetzle (cold) with a lukewarm gravy. My potato pancakes had no flavor and the German meatballs must have been leftover from lunch. And both meals were over priced. These were...More

Thank Irene F
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This is a fun place with bland food. But the staff were wonderful and its a neat place to hang out with friends and family.. I ordered their cajun burger which has promise of some excellent flavor based on their menu description. So I was...More

Thank SgtFrankChill
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Glad you enjoyed the restaurant overall....Did you speak to a manager ? We are always interested in our customers experiences...hope to see you soon....Thank you, Ira

Reviewed 24 September 2018

OMG! Have the ribs! I ordered a half rack of K.C. Baby Back Ribs - they literally fell off the bones! It comes with a choice of 2 sides and is reasonably priced. I've never had a bad meal from here.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Lots of options here - steaks, seafood, and smoked meats. Went there with a group of 12 - they handled the service very well for our large group. But the hit of the night for me was the barbecued ribs. Not greasy at all, very...More

Thank Fusion_Pilot
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We eat here the food was good and the service was ok . The host was a little less than happy when we arrived

Thank markjordive
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Glad you enjoyed our food, and thank you for bringing other situations to our attention...a polite smile doesn't cost anything....We will work hard to that end …..Ira Kaplin

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I came here with a party of 5. I ordered the Kansas City Baby Back Ribs. I make my own ribs at home and am always skeptical when having them at a restaurant as I can make them better, lol. But I have to say...More

Thank NikkiD1983
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you very much....We appreciate your dining with us !!! Ira Kaplin

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Went to the Mason Jar for dinner. It was close since it was right across the parking lot from the hotel. The menu has a wide variety but it is known for its smoked meats and BBQ. We arrived about 7pm and were seated immediately....More

Thank GKBrash
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you for coming in....We are always pleased to hear our customers had a fine dining experience with us...yours, Ira Kaplin

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The Mason Jar is a perfect NJ/NY bar. We don’t have these in MA. Since 1977, great pub food great staff great music I love this bar Man we had fun. This has been my go to when in this area for years Settle in...More

Thank MichaelF3535
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thanks Michael....Glad you enjoyed yourself, yours, Ira Kaplin

Reviewed 19 August 2018

we had BBQ that had been sitting on the warming tray for hours and was tough and not very tasy. this restaurant has been here a long time and it acts it

1  Thank Charles H
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

We are disappointed to hear this...Please ask for a manager, or owner....This should not be the case...Thank you, Ira Kaplin

Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Mason Jar is a wonderful restaurant to see live music. The quality of the food is very good and the service is excellent. You can be seated in one of the many rooms or just sit at the long bar to enjoy the food....More

Thank Ellen R
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you very much...We are glad that you enjoyed your dining with us.... Ira Kaplin

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Don A
14 February 2015|
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Response from sylvester007 | Property representative |
Please let us know who the server was, That is not the way we do things here... Ira Kaplin 201 529-2302
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1637
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Mahwah
  • Phone Number: +1 201-529-2302
  • E-mail
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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