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Maggiano's - Hackensack
Maggiano's - Hackensack

Maggiano's - Hackensack Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.maggianos.com
  • Phone: (201) 221-2030
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Saturday 11:30am - 3:00pm Dinner: Monday - Thursday 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday 3:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, American
  • Executive Chef: Scott C. Rabedeau
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: Maggiano's delivers! Just place your order, and we'll take care of the rest. All delivery orders include: table coverings, plates & utensils, a complete setup to keep the food warm throughout your event, party-sized pans providing generous portions for all of your guests. Please call 201-221-2045 to schedule your delivery. Orders must be placed by 7 p.m. for next-day delivery. Minimum order required. Delivery fee applies.
  • Special Events & Promotions: We feature unique specials from Executive Chef Scott C. Rabedeau and frequently host exclusive wine dinners & special entertainment events in our beautiful private banquet rooms which hold from 20 to 200 guests. Call us for more details.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Hackensack Avenue & NJ Route 4
  • Public Transit: The New Jersey Transit buses 756 and 762 both stop at The Shops at Riverside. The New Jersey Transit Train - Pascack Valley Line stops at the North Hackensack New Bridge Landing station which is only 1 block (about a 1o minute walk) from us as well.
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Our Guests may use our complimentary 5 deck covered parking garage, surface parking lot, or valet parking (available Thursday & Friday evenings and all day Saturday)
A word from Maggiano's - Hackensack
Welcome to Maggiano's in Hackensack. We are conveniently located in The Shops at Riverside just minutes from Manhattan, Garden State Parkway & Route 4. Our 300 seat dining room is ideal for your next social or business event. Maggiano’s blends the tradition of family, the celebration of friends, & the cuisine of authentic Italy in an atmosphere often said to be reminiscent of pre-World War II Little Italy. We offer an exciting menu full of Old & New World Southern Italian recipes, popular house specialties, irresistible desserts, & a large selection of unique wines. The seasonal outdoor patio seats 25 & has an old-world feel of dining on the streets of Tuscany. The daily Happy Hour is perfect to unwind after a full day of work or shopping. Look for upcoming special events in our beautiful fully private banquet rooms such as our wine dinners or murder mysteries. Our popular curbside carryout & delivery services make getting a great meal effortless. We look forward to seeing you soon! Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "We had 7 people in our party, and did the "classic" family style dinner. There was so much food, that we took almost as much home as we ate at the restaurant. Delicious though!"
    Dined on 8/19/2014
  • "As always we had another great time at Maggiano's of Hackensack. This visit was special tho because we were saying goodbye to a great friend that we have made there. My family and I always feel so welcomed ans wanted when we are there. Its our favorite place to dine out."
    Dined on 8/18/2014
  • "Service was a little slow getting our drinks out, but then picked up and became rewarding. Our server asked if it was our first time at Maggiano's, which it was. After this, the Sous Chef, Manuel Linares came out to introduce himself and gave us two free appetizers (bruschetta and fresh tomato & mozzarella). My 4 year old niece was with us too and got a kids dinner that had a choice of ice cream or lemon cookies for dessert. She chose the ice cream which our server brought out and decided to throw in two free servings of the lemon cookies for all of us anyways. Food was very good, and the service was very generous. I recommend the pasta dishes since its practically a two for one deal."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "Maggiano's Hackensack isn't just a restaurant. It feels like you're dining in a family home among friends. Our experience was made even better by our server, Anthony Romeo. Anthony recommended various dishes that he thought we would enjoy, and he was right! From Salmon Oscar, to Beef Tenderloin, to Crab Cakes, to a great assortment of desserts, Anthony truly made us feel at home and enjoy the entire experience. The food is well prepared, and there is a HUGE variety for every taste. Prices are very reasonable for what you get, and the service is second to none. For any occasion, you will enjoy a dinner outing here."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "As my first time dining at Maggianos I didn't know what to expect but was thrilled. Food was wonderful! We were a party of 8 and chose the Family Style all you could eat. Menu options were abundant and the food was plentiful! My family is already asking when we can go back!"
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "When a bunch of errands had to be done at the mall , we decided to make a reservation and have dinner there. Salads and flat breads are good . But , entrees are quite mediocre ""
    Dined on 8/4/2014
  • "I heard about Maggiano's from a friend who frequents the Cherry Hill location. When he told me about the buy 1 pasta, get 1 to take home deal, I knew I had to check it out. Right now, locations are few and far between so I had to go to one about 30-45 minutes from home but it was definitely worth it! I made a reservation online the day before since I planned to go on a Saturday night, which was a good idea because by the time we got there it was packed. It took them about 10 minutes to seat us, which is why I knocked a star off. There were others seated before us who arrived after us WITHOUT a reservation and we were also seated in the bar area instead of the dining room which was a bit disappointing with a reservation. Food is DELICIOUS!"
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "The wine was 10$ a glass for a small glass. Way overpriced. Left a bad taste in my mouth to be overcharged that way"
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Maggiano's never disappoints. The service is always top notch and the food is like a family meal."
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "Met a friend for lunch and it was delicious as always"
    Dined on 7/29/2014
  • "This was our first time here and I have to say it was fantastic and will definitely be coming soon!! The chef came out and not only did he welcome us but he brought us out some fresh motzarella cheese and tomato dish on the house.. We were amazed and thought that was very nice and is something that sets them apart . The food was absolutely AWESOME! I never clean my plates but I did here! My boyfriend and I had a great night! Thank you guys for great food and a great experience!! We will see ya all soon!"
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "I originally made a 7pm reservation for two just in case it was busy. I arrived at 6:15pm. I asked the hostess if we could be seated earlier, she stated, sure it would be about 5-10min wait. That was not a problem. As we waited I noticed that there were a few groups (over 5 ppl) and at least one group of almost 30 ppl. Well we continued to wait and that was when I noticed walk ins of two where being seated. I realized that the hostess obviously lied and was going to make us wait until 7pm. That would've been fine if she stated that originally. A group of 7ppl were nearby and also upset, they approached hostess about other ppl being seated as they waited. He suggested instead that tables be combined for them instead of seating the walk ins."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Food is consistent , family style works well for larger groups service really good"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "We ordered from the family style menu. Three different price levels...worked out great for a family of four. Great atmosphere, delicious food, and our server was outstanding! Will definitely be going back!"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "Family style is the way to go. Unlimited amounts of very good Italian food. Perfect for large families or groups."
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "The food is very good and the portions are generous. The staff goes out of its way to make sure you are happy. This is a good family style restaurant and a good place to take large groups as well."
    Dined on 7/13/2014
  • "Good experience. The food was very good, appetizers were excellent, server was fantastic."
    Dined on 7/13/2014
  • "We were immediately greeted upon entering the door and seated promptly. Our server Anthony introduced himself to us with bread in hand just as we were sitting down. We were never in need as he made sure to check on us even with stacks of dishes in his hands from other tables. We were very well taken care of and our food was in front of us before we knew it. We will definitely be going back."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "The service was very good and the food good. I would go there again"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "I was very disappointed with both the service and the food quality. I had been there a few times earlier and felt I would give them another chance. Unfortunately they failed miserably. I will not be back."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "I really enjoyed the food here, and the service was exceptional!"
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "I had great company and the food was so good I could not overlook it. Wonderful welcome, great service, friendly accommodating servers. Unhurried, no sense of impatience, smiles all round, great camaraderie among servers, and a sense of genuine helpfulness. Reasonably priced food, commodious tables - it was all round the best dining experience that I've had in a long time. It was my first time and I am glad I was introduced to this restaurant. I'll return."
    Dined on 7/7/2014
  • "The food was very good. I liked the ziti and the gnocchi."
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "Staff was attentive. We had a couple of special requests due to food allergies and was accommodated perfectly. Waitress made us feel welcome and that we were her guest. Very nice feeling and we will return."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "Unfortunately our waitress was in training...And what we hoped would be a realaxing dinnner turned into a fiasco. I guess they need to practice on someone but really???? Apolgies and coupons but sometimes you just want a relaxing dinner without drama."
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "Excellent food and great atmosphere. Highly recommend!"
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "Food was delicious! Our waiter, Carl, was awesome - very attentive to our table's needs. My family and I will definitely be coming back to Maggiano's."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "we went a family of 4 , to celebrate a (middle school) graduation. it was a beautiful evening and we enjoyed sitting outside. 2 of us enjoyed the Mario Special for 2 , with take-home 2 pasta dishes and 2 took from the menu. All the food we ordered arrived nicely, hot as needed. The service was great and we had a lovely evening, with (of course) take home as the portion were big to finish."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "So many, sauces, so many pastas.... Great coffee and delicious baked lemon cookies.."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "Always excellent service and the food, you can never go wrong with any of the choices...."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Great restaurant to celebrate special occasions and have some good food"
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "Maggiano's is generally one of our favorite restaurants. When a bunch of errands had to be done at the mall on our anniversary, we decided to make a reservation and have dinner there. We thought, since it was a Wednesday night, that it wouldn't be too crowded. Boy, were we wrong. Crowded and so noisy that we couldn't hear each other in our booth. I could hear the people in the booth behind me better than my husband. Service was slow and we sat at the table for about 10-15 minutes before we got water and bread, and that was only because a manager took notice. We waited a long time for our order as well and, again, only because a manager intervened. The food was not great and my pasta side dish was gluey. Couldn't wait to get out of there."
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "My family and I love coming here in large groups for dinner. Atmosphere is always nice, and the restruant is very good with large groups. I reccomend ordering the family style if you have over 5 people, as they will continue to bring out entrees and you eat til you drop!"
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "My family and I came for Father's Day and had a great time. The service was great and the food was very good, too. Keep in mind that the portions are big and great for sharing!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Every time we make a reservation for Maggiano's, we are seated 15-20 minutes later than our reservation time. We also saw the manager providing coupons for select patrons while outrightly ignoring others (including us)."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Great food .. good drink .. staff attentive to guest needs .. would go back for another visit"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Very noisy rather difficult to hold a conversation."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We have been to Maggianos many times and the experience was extremely enjoyable. Our Father's Day experience? Not so much. We had a 6 pm reservation. We were not seated until 6:45 pm. Our waiter was courteous and there was no wait time between ordering and getting our food. The quality of the food in both presentation and taste was disappointing. The food looked like it had been thrown on the plate. It was a mess. It was over salted as well. I commented to my husband that it was a shame that on a holiday when there is a tendency to bring people to a restaurant for the first time the food was so below the normal high standards we have become so used to. We will be back but if we have the same experience it will be the last"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "This is a neighborhood jewel!!! The food is amazing and the price is just right...i will definitely return."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We came for Father's Day - 6 adults and 4 kids. They were crowded, as expected but we ordered family style for the adults and kids meals for the children. We got our food very quickly and also refills on the family style dishes. Food was delicious. We picked some favorites like the Rigatoni D & Chicken Saltimbocca and came away with new favorites like the Chef Mann's Country Style Pasta. They were out of the Chocolate Zuccotto cake but our waiter was able to scrounge up the chocolate cake bites and then let us pick another dessert for the refill. We enjoy Maggiano's for the consistent food and service. Had enough leftovers to split 3 ways and enjoy the next day. We were only disappointed that the pitcher of sangria was very small."
    Dined on 6/15/2014