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Houston's Restaurant

181 Riverside Sq Mall, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6344
+1 201-488-5667
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“spinach dip” (17 reviews)
“ribs” (26 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
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181 Riverside Sq Mall, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6344
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were treated well and served promptly. The veggie burger and fries rocked and the hamburger, salad and gumbo soup was everything! Jessica the server and Katherine the hostess were incredible!

Thank RLF724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to get a table at 6 pm on Monday and it was a 1:30 minute wait. We sat at the bar and had dinner served there. Menu is limited but each of for something different and all 5 of enjoyed our meals. It's...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aside from the dishes being on the pricey side, this is an amazing restaurant. If money is an issue, save it for special occasions. Dark, romantic, upscale ambiance. Best wait staff you could ever hope for. Every dish you get there is outstanding!Best ribs (fall...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is always great, never a bad meal, even the veggie burger is delicious . Very high quality food and drink. There usually is a wait but well worth it!

Thank Susans5126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had our anniversary dinner here. This restaurant is pricey and we would only go for a special occasion. We had a reservation and were seated right away. I had the filet mignon and my husband had the prime rib. Both were...More

Thank Michele D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved everything I ate artichoke spinach dip, great, Margaritas were great and perhaps the most flavorable Steak I ever ate. The Hawaiian ribeye, every bite was just as good as the last. I would highly recommend it. Not fatty, tender and chard perfectly. I...More

Thank Cpmike74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I am sitting here writing this, my mind is slowly remembering the delicious flavors of this wonderfully simple dish. the fish was so light and the flavor mixed with the crab was simply a compliment to each other. a must try.

Thank Danielle O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally I prefer finding the hidden-gem, one-off sort of places so I can tell their story and help drive customers their way . . . or in some cases, AWAY. But I was with a friend who wanted to take me there and who was...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Nobody knows what they are doing....I called to make a reservation for 10 people at 8 PM. I was told that it was first come, first served......okay...we accepted that since it was too late to notify everyone to go some place else. Some of my...More

1  Thank wmphd225
Reviewed 13 June 2017

its very big place , was very buzzy on sunday night but the service was effective . the staeks are just graet

Thank Guli K
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3 May 2017|
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Response from denise2004 | Reviewed this property |
You can call ahead to reserve and on a Thursday if you don't reserve they will make you wait and wait and wait....
Paula B
1 April 2017|
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Response from Lonnie J | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you can access it as long as you go on their website as it changes from time to time.
Janna K
7 December 2016|
Response from MrDavid14 | Reviewed this property |
No idea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Riverside Sq Mall, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6344
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 201-488-5667
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