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Old San Juan Express

260 S Summit Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601-1007
+1 201-488-1367
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible28%
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“mofongo” (4 reviews)
“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
260 S Summit Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601-1007
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

There was once an Old San Juan Restaurant by the same owner, very good food, ambiance and price. That place has since closed. This Express version, definitely has a different chef and you can taste the difference. Now I do not know this for sure,...More

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I was on a business trip and where I'm from you can't find a spanish restaurant and I was craving to eat a mofongo. Someone recommended this restaurant and told me they had the best mofongo of pork. I decided to go and they were...More

Thank LinasSkye
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Please don't go to this place OLD SAN JUAN IN HACKENSACK ,NJ The worse customer service ever they give out coupons and when you go they won't accept them .Spoke to the owner on the phone and she hang up on me very rude and...More

1  Thank GIO T
Reviewed 5 November 2016

"DO NOT RECOMMEND" If you do not get their daily specials that are very limited and order from the menu it is way too expensive and the portions are very small. The Alcapurrias were expensive and they slice them in half, are very thin and...More

Thank Maribel G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This place does not have the atmosphere that the Saddle Brook location had but all else is very good. Iris the owner will make your food to order. Pork Chops, delicious Mofungo with a lovely gravy whole deep fried snapper, empanads. All delicious!

Thank onlyMes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I had passed this place often but was following a groupon to give me the push to stop in. Though it was a weekday and early evening, we were the only ones in the restaurant. Nevertheless, there was loud music playing during our entire visit....More

Thank NJTravellingfool
Reviewed 1 May 2016

If you are looking for good food and attention stay away this place when I was there I was waiting for more then 25 minutes to get my order

Thank Jorgeykaty2309
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Service was kind of slow. But for the price it was an amazing experience I found them on restaurant.com had a coupon a decided to visit. They also deliver to my Job so they kept me coming back best shrimp mofongo I ever had. 😋

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Taste of the food was great including the chicken soup I had instead of an apetizer, Mofongo taste was great I had the pork one but they add the pieces to it would be nicer if they also added 3 pcs by itself since the...More

Thank Sheila P
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Staying at a hotel in Paramus, NJ I asked the front desk for a dinner rec. After a number of blah suggestions he asked if I liked Puerto Rican food. I said yes. He recommended Old San Juan Express in Hackensack. I tried it and...More

Thank Shoefro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 S Summit Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601-1007
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 201-488-1367
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