Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Are you open on Sunday’s?

Sorry, we are closed Sundays. We are open Monday-Saturday.

Are you near the Stadiums?

Paisanos is conveniently located just minutes away from Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, and the Prudential center in Newark. We are also less than 5 miles from New York City.

Do you have a parking lot?

No, we do not have a parking lot. We are located next to the public library and across the street from a church so there is always plenty of parking available.

Are you hiring right now?

We are always accepting applications. You can apply on our website under the employment opportunities tab.

Dining at Paisano'S

Do you have a Liquor License? 

Yes we now serve Beer, Wine, and Spirits. Visit our Menu for full list of Alcoholic beverages. 

Do you have a corkage fee?

Yes. $10 cork fee, We only allow 750ml Bottles of Wine. 

What is your dress code?

Our dress code is "Smart Casual". Jeans are ok. No hats or sleeveless shirts in the dining rooms.

What time do you close?

Our kitchen closes at 10pm daily, but the restaurant will stay open later.

What time does dinner start or lunch end?

Lunch is served until 3pm, but our dinner menu is available all day.

Our Menus

Do you offer vegetarian dishes?

Yes, we offer many eggplant and pasta dishes that are prepared with only vegetables.

Do you have a kids menu?

Our kids menu includes kid friendly options like Cheese Ravioli, Chicken Parm, Baked Ziti, Chicken fingers, Spaghetti and Meatball.

Do you offer Gluten free?

Yes, we have gluten free pasta available. 

Do you offer buffet?

 No, we do not do buffet. All of our private parties are sit down dinner. 

Parties & Events

Can I bring my own cake?

Yes you can. There is a service charge of $2.50 per person.

Why is there a service charge to bring my own cake?

We do offer individual cakes and desserts on our menu. But if for any reason you still prefer to bring a off premise cake for you and your guests, we will cut it and serve it for you for the additional service charge.

How often do you do Comedy Night?

Our Comedy Night is held every last Thursday of the month. Top comics from around the tri-state put on a great show. The show takes place in our New Room. You can join us for dinner prior to the show. A light ala carte menu will also be provided closer to show time. Tickets for comedy can be bought on our website. Large groups are WELCOME! 


Do you do private parties?

Yes, we do private parties from Monday-Thursday at any time and Friday and Saturday from 12-4pm. We have 3 different private rooms available. Please contact a party coordinator for more information.

Do I need a reservation?

It is always recommended to make a reservation

Do you take reservations for two people?

Yes we do.

Can I request to sit in the main dining room? Backroom? New Room?

Yes, we can always put in your request to be seated in a specific area. We will try our best to accommodate your request.

Can I request my party be seated in your new room?

Yes, for the new room we have certain restrictions. The largest table we have in that room is for 6 people and we like to keep it to adults only. We will try our best to accommodate your request.

Gift Cards

Do your gift cards expire?

No, they do not expire.

Can I purchase a gift card online?

Yes, you can purchase a gift card on our website. We will send it via email to print at home or mail it to the address provided.