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AJ's on the Creek

6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
+1 757-336-5888
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (104 reviews)
“salad” (95 reviews)
“seafood” (138 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to celebrate our 31st Anniversary at AJ's On The Creek & so pleased to say that ... it was totally the right choice. Even tho it was in the middle of a spring snow storm, the food, the staff (have to mention Megan...More

Thank DebnKeithAdams
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us to celebrate the big occasion! From start to finish, we're delighted we could help to make it an evening to remember. A little snow should never get in the way of a celebration! Hope we won't have to wait long...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had lunch at AJ’s and it was really great. Our server was Sherry and she made our first visit extra good. She had great recommendations and was so friendly and warm. The food was served promptly and tasted very fresh. The Cream of...More

Thank Maureen W
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Maureen, thanks for joining us for lunch -- we're pumped to see everything from the Cream of Crab soup down to the mimosas were enjoyed by all. Hope we'll be seeing you back again soon! Best, AJ's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've dined at A.J.'s over the years and have never been disappointed. It's part of my overall love of the island. However, this was the first time my daughter and I went in since becoming vegans. They don't have many vegan/vegetarian menu items, but what...More

Thank Sanja M
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We promise we'll never let you down, Sanja! That said, your feedback certainly makes a great point, and we'll talk with our kitchen staff about implementing some more plant-based items into our menu so you can enjoy even more of our flavors next time. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch and enjoyed the homemade soup and blackened mahi-mahi. The crab cake sandwich was also very good.

Thank Liz J
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Excellent choices in the blackened mahi-mahi and crab cake sandwich, Liz! We're delighted you enjoyed them so much, and appreciate you stopping by to share a meal with us. Come see us again soon! Best wishes, AJ's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was so accommodating and super nice. It was St. Patrick’s day so they were booked up but they squeezed us in. The food was absolutely delicious. We had the Seafood Bouillabaisse and Lamb Chops with salad and baked potatoes. The price was pretty...More

Thank ckt317
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were happy to squeeze you in for a great time! It's wonderful to hear the seafood bouillabaisse and lamb chops were so delightful, as well as the dessert. Thanks for recommending us, and we hope you make it back to see us again soon!...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Aj’s restaurant is top drawer. All personnel does a great job. The food and presentation is as good as any top restaurant anywhere. Recommend to all.

Thank josephdC5561TR
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thanks so much for recommending us! We work hard to provide an absolutely fantastic experience to our guests, and we'll make sure to pass your praise along to the whole team. Come see us again soon! Best wishes, AJ's Team

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I always stop in at AJs while in Chincoteague. The bartenders and wait staff always take good care of us. Food is very good, a great place for lunch as well as dinner.

Thank Steve H
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Always a pleasure, Steve! Thanks for all your support, and we're glad to hear you've enjoyed everything from drinks to dinner. Looking forward to when you next make it our way! Best wishes, AJ's Team

Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was by far the best restuarant we ate at while on Chincoteaugue. I must admit, we didn;t eat at every place, but this was exceptional food and service. The waiter wasd conversant and spent time talking to us about the island and it's hostory....More

Thank Bradley A
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

We couldn't think of higher praise, Bradley! Thank you so much for the kind words, and for taking time to come see us during your visit to Chincoteague -- it was truly a pleasure to have you in. Hope you make it back our way...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018

My fiance and I visited AJ's after a recommendation from a local. We were not disappointed at all. The oysters were off the charts. We sat outside, in the screened area over looking the creek. This was a relaxing, delicious experience. Everything we ordered was...More

Thank suzanne430
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

We're glad someone pointed you our way, Suzanne, and are delighted to hear the oysters were a favorite! Thanks so much for the kind words, and for sharing a relaxing evening on our patio with us. We can't wait until you're back in Virginia again...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Wife and I stopped here for an early dinner. Cream of crab was good as were the clams casino md oysters Rockefeller. Had steaks and seafood. My wife had filet and shrimp and I had delmonico (rib steak) and a crab cake. All was prepared...More

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Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

We so appreciate you recommending us to others, and we're thrilled you and your wife enjoyed dining with us. It sounds like our cream of crab soup and Delmonico were your favorites, and we're glad that was the case. We hope this means we'll get...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5888
Description
For generations, the folks at AJ's have been passing down delicious seafood recipes from parent to child. We specialize in historically great seafood.
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