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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (89 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (127 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
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A TripAdvisor Member
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was my wife's birthday and we were recommended to try AJs on a whim. I have been to Chincoteague Island 4 times now and never had been to AJs before, and that was my biggest complaint of the entire experience. We called to make...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

You expect good, fresh seafood on Chincoteague, but this spot is as good as it gets. Try the oysters, any chowder or the bouliabaisse as a special treat.

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were seated in a small corner booth that was just right for us as my Wife an I are small, so we didn't have to sit on the edge of the seat to reach the table, in fact we discussed how it was great...More

Thank George S
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

George, it sounds like the meal was a hit. Thanks so much for choosing to pay us a visit. We loved having you all, that's for sure. It's wonderful that you felt the meal was delicious and that the portions were generous. Happy to have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always go to Aj's for a fun night out in chincoteaqe, I got the seafood stuffed flounder comes with a large salad and a big salt baked potato, my husband got the seafood pasta, he said its the best pasta he's ever had. And...More

Thank Lolatruman
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

That stuffed flounder is a real crowd pleaser. Thanks for the support! What a compliment from your husband -- tell him we appreciate it more than anything. Stop by again soon for another great meal! We'd love another opportunity to serve you all. Best, AJ's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had shrimp scampi and steak with breaded shrimp. Portions were large and food was great. Service was very attentive and the atmosphere was intimate even though the place was packed.

Thank Christina R
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Christina, you all ordered some great stuff! Thanks for the feedback and kind words. If the service was attentive and the meal so delicious, we can't ask for more. Love to see you all again soon! Best, AJ's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

made reservation, was directed to corner under sized both that we could not fit in. Advised staff we were leaving. We were asked if the lounge would be acceptable we went to lounge and our presence was not acknowledged as server (young male) was engaged...More

1  Thank Marty H
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Marty, we never want to disappoint you in the slightest, so we're so sorry to read this review. Our customers and their experience mean the most to us, and we deeply apologize if we offered a different impression this time around. If you would care...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing meal and everybody's around us looked likewise. Such large portions, too. And the server, Ken D, made the experience for us. Being well familiar with the menu he pointed us in the right direction for everthing. SSSOOOO....nice.

Thank wiseguys1949
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

This is amazing! Thanks for the support. We appreciate you taking the time to send some feedback our way -- glad the portions were as delightful as the menu options. Can't wait for your next visit, AJ's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited AJs a couple of years ago, and stopped in when we got to Chincoteague. We both had soup to start, a delicious seafood chowder, I think it was a special that day. Big chunks of fresh fish, crab and shrimp. Hubs had...More

Thank ccquohog
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Thanks for your feedback! Glad the seafood chowder was so yummy and that everything was so equally delicious. We'd love nothing more than to serve you all again soon. Best, AJ's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful dinner, there were 5 of us, we went for an early dinner around 4, were seated right away. We all had different entrees, steak, crab cakes, pasta and an appetizer. Everything from the bread to the entrees to the baked potatoes were...More

Thank loripittsburgh
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Thanks for your support! We loved having you all for a meal. From the bread to the entrees, we're glad it was all a hit. Love to see you all again in the near future! Best, AJ's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our son and daughter-in-law here for their anniversary meal. We've been to Chincoteague many times but never ate here. They chose it and I'm glad they did. It was a Thursday night and they had a 10 oz New York Strip Steak special....More

Thank Amy C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Amy, thanks so much for coming to celebrate such a special occasion with us! We loved having you all for a meal. That strip is a definite crowd pleaser -- great choice! Love to have you all again the next time you're in town. Best,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 22:00
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
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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