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219 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1637
+1 201-529-2302
10:30 - 23:00
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Sun 10:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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London, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good BBQ food and fast friendly service. Some of the portions are huge so be prepared! Good bar area with live sport on the screens so great for a drink too.

Thank Calder C
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to have a yarn with friends or make new friends. Popular with locals and loyal following. Allison friendly Irish bartender. Smoked meat the best and extensive Sunday brunches.

Thank Nydav
Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my second review of the Mason Jar in Mahwah. They responded to my so-so review and asked that we give them a second chance. We took their advice and were pleasantly surprised! The BBQ was great and we're definitely going back. In fact, we're headed there today!

Thank Greenpoint67
Rochester, New York
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126 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was very convenient as I was staying at the nearby hotel. I had been once before and not had a great experience due to poor service, but that was not the case this time. I arrived early enough to get a seat at the bar and enjoyed great conversation with the bartender and her locals. Ordered a burger and... More 

Thank Andy V
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

We stopped halfway up to upstate NY and stayed at a hotel right next door to the Mason Jar. We were tired and hungry and decided to walk over. Place seemed fairly busy for a Thursday night. My wife and two friends had burgers. I had the prime rib sandwich. All were excellent. Slightly on the pricey side, though. My... More 

Thank amyanderic1
sylvester007, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

Thank you, we take great pride in our food..glad that you were pleased. More 

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102 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Went for the first time , I had a burger and fries nothing to complicated although the menu had so much stuff that looked good. The bacon was thick and crispy so tasty the patty didn't seem cheap neither did the bun. Fries were similar to a seasoned steak fry which was great too..no complaints and I'll definitely go back

1 Thank Et244
Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

That's music to our ears! Thanks for giving us a shot to prove what we're made of. We're thrilled to hear you loved your burger -- we use only the freshest ingredients and are glad you could taste the difference! Looking forward to having you back again soon. Cheers, Ira & Joel More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

You can rely on this joint to serve great food and drink. Atmosphere is great and the clientele young and happy.

Thank Kobus R
Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

When you're happy, we're happy! Thanks for hanging out at our place. We'd love to have you back for more tasty food and drink soon -- we know we can earn that last star! Cheers, Ira & Joel More 

Wayne, New Jersey
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Went with wife and kids after snow tubing for lunch. We ordered Pizza. Burgers and Chicken Fingers. The Pizza sauce was not good at all so it actually killed the Pizza and the Burger was very dry. The chicken fingers were the only decent thing we ordered. The best part was that the drinks were served in Mason Jars. One... More 

Thank 0825Bert
Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear you didn't love what you ordered for lunch at our place. It isn't like us to serve dry burgers and sub par pizza sauce, so we're surprised to hear that was the case for you and your family. We'd love to have you all back to prove that everything on our menu is perfect for refueling... More 

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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Hello fellow readers and fans I visited the Mason jar with my family and my best friend over Christmas break . It was convenient to our hotel. Well next time I will drive the two minutes to the Mahwah Bar and grill for better food, less expensive and nicer staff. First off the potatoe skins tasted like rocks found on... More 

Thank bellaella1
Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

We're so sorry our staff didn't make you feel welcome at our place. Our service should make you feel at home and encourage you to come back, and it doesn't sound like that was the case when you came to see us over Christmas break. For that, we sincerely apologize. Thanks for letting us know where we need to improve... More 

Westwood, New Jersey
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Mason Jar has been around for a long time and I was looking forward to rekindling my relationship with the local watering hole. I went for lunch last week and was disappointed. The place was empty so tables were plentiful. The burger, quesadillas and the fish fry that were ordered came out good and everyone said their meal was... More 

Thank suzeq71
Joel W, Owner at Mason Jar, responded to this review

We're sorry that salad didn't come out the way you ordered it. It's not like us to forget the little things, but it sounds like we dropped the ball when you came in for lunch. We apologize for that, and hope you'll give us another chance to make it up to you with stellar service and tasty food. All the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Steakhouse, Pizza, American, Barbecue
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, 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, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
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
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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