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Paisano's

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132 Park Ave, Rutherford, NJ 07070-1959 (West Passaic)
+1 201-935-5755
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Birmingham, Alabama
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74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They seated and served our 11 family members without breaking a sweat. The restaurant is BYOB, and we had been warned there were no drinks, but we could bring our own. They opened and served our wine, with no corkage fee, and chilled the white in an ice bucket. The food was good and ample. One hang-up was that one... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Mushrooms stuffed with crab -- chewy mushrooms, did not taste or see crab, just stuffing which was not good. Spinach and chicken stuffed ravioli -- some of the pasta was under cooked and hard, stuffing was bland, sauce was good. The shrimp marinara was the best of the entrees, and Ok.

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Thank LKHiggs
New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious Food Very Clean and wonderful staff!! BYOB 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻!! Greeted at door and welcomed in with a sophisticated staff. Young waiters waitresses all have class . Food delicious and presentation right up to desserts , 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

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Southampton, New York
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The food and Paisano's was terrific and the portions were huge, but the service was less than attentive...our waiter seemed to ignore us in order to flirt with a table of ladies.

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Thank Kasandra L
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Food was amazing, service was okay. All the pasta is made fresh and you can taste it. It is a more expensive restaurant, so for those of you that have kids I suggest this as a date night place. The front of the restaurant is nice, with that said it does get very loud.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had heard great things about Paisano's and decided to check it out as a family for dinner on Saturday. We loved the outdoor patio and the good was delicious. We had the special burrata appetizer was so good and the kids loved the carbonara was the best we've had outside of Italy. Also loved the veal. Miro was excellent... More 

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Thank Caralyn52
Secaucus, New Jersey
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

great Italian food, and they also have an amazing steak, short ribs are to die for yummy! food is always good and the fact you can bring your own beverage BYOB is a plus. Service is great, owners are very nice. This place is good for dinner or even having a dinner party whether shower etc. FOOD IS GREAT!

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Thank vlopez21
Lincoln Park, New Jersey
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130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Wow! Extensive menu filled with traditional and some non-traditional Italian specialties and the food is awesome! A bring your own bottle spot, half in our group of 12 enjoyed the specials while the rest enjoyed items from the menu. Everyone enjoyed their entrees, rack of lamb, short ribs, gnocchi, chicken parm, salmon special, among others, as well as the three... More 

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New Milford, New Jersey
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Fresh homemade pasta, great entrees as well as great service makes Paisano's a treat in East Rutherford. Great for parties or intimate gatherings, but be prepared for a high price tag for the excellence.

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Thank Rich C
Rye, New York
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I really like this place a lot. For a bigger restaurant it has lots of charm and even somewhat of a upscale feel. Too bad the human race feels its ok to dine out dressed like slobs in sweat socks, dirty high top sneakers, crocs and jean shorts but that is not this places fault, just an observation as to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Park Ave, Rutherford, NJ 07070-1959
    (West Passaic)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Rutherford
  • Phone Number: +1 201-935-5755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?