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A&J Restaurant

4316 Markham St, Annandale, VA 22003-3024
+1 703-813-8181
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“braised pork” (3 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese, Vegetarian Friendly
4316 Markham St, Annandale, VA 22003-3024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually eat the small plates here, many of them are just $4 or $5. I really like the Lou Rou Fan braised pork and egg with rice. Rich and delicious. The garlic cucumbers are a good dish to split, they are delicious but the...More

Thank ZivBnd
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Had a late lunch and ordered the fried chicken $8.35 and a couple of small side dishes $3.55-$3.95 each — cucumbers in chili, mustard greens, tofu with peanuts & cilantro and pickled long beans with beef. These dishes were just the right amount for 2...More

Thank cja
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I'm not familiar with Taiwanese food-- this was sort of a cross between Chinese food and Korean food. best to get a ton of little plates and see that's good. The dumplings are legendary and live up to the hype; the 100-year egg is good...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is a pretty good place in a very unassuming "mini" mall. The pan fried dumplings are the best thing here and most of the noodles. They tend to overcook the noodles a bit, but this is a decent Taiwanese type noodle and dumpling place...More

Thank Zotmeister
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I haven't been to a restaurant in the DC area that offers a better value. The food was great and extremely cheap, my friends and I love this place.

Thank Maniac42
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I had seem reviews of A&j in the local newspaper but was hesitant to try it until I went with a Chinese friend to show me the ropes. I was impressed and have been back on a regular basis ever since. A great place for...More

Thank Sgfranks
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Would get 5 if wasn't so small and popular. The food is good, service is sufficient and the food comes out relatively quickly. We like a lot of the items so it is hard to recommend just one or two. One thing I didn't like...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome place, everything we had was super good, especially the bean curd dish and the noodles. The smoky chicken is super smoky so if you don't like extra smokiness then you might want to skip that haha. The soybean milk tastes really fresh and reminds...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Tea is delightful, soups and wontons wonderful, fried chicken with rice and herbs masterpiece, and the Dan Dan Mian noodles I need in my life always.

Thank d t
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I can't vouch for whether this is the best Chinese/Taiwanese food in the area, but that's because we won't go anywhere else besides A&J. Happened upon this unassuming restaurant by accident, and we are now regulars, especially for their weekend "brunch" menu, which has several...More

Thank necessaryevil91
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4316 Markham St, Annandale, VA 22003-3024
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Annandale
  • Phone Number: +1 703-813-8181
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