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Aja Asian Cuisine and Lounge

28 US Highway 1, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1562
+1 732-249-5888
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“bento box” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (23 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 US Highway 1, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1562
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Friends and I dined here on a Tuesday evening. First of all they gave 40% off on happy hour cocktails. I had a Grey Goose and cranberry, for $5.50, nowhere can I get that drink for that price and it was perfect. The shrimp pad...More

Thank paul j
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This was the first time at this restaurant even though we live close by. It was a Saturday night so, not surprisingly, it was crowded. We had a 15 minute wait. The waitress was excellent and patient and accurately explained the dishes and answered all...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Our regular dining place. Always good. Good menu selection and consistent quality. The best Asian cuisine in the area. Service suffers sometimes.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

On our way to the airport the drop my step-son off as he was going to Hanoi Vietnam we stopped for a quick lunch and was pleasantly surprised with a delicious treat an excellent dessert me I'm all in for the deserts.. The service was...More

Thank BobZ9
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Finally got here after hearing some good reviews and glad we did. Great time and great food. Our server Jason was also great and made some excellent recommendations for specialty rolls. Also tried the lettuce wraps for an app which were also good. The fried...More

Thank aarohm
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

As usual they delivered with big flavor. The duck appetizer was perfect. Crispy and light. The eel Mille was done with and interesting twist. The sauce was delightfully light. The volcano roll was to die for.

Thank Damian A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had reservations but had to wait 15 minutes to be seated.There was a long line of people who also had to wait. The good news: the atmosphere is stunning, the staff is gracious, the bot and sour soup was the best I have ever...More

Thank Coffeechip
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Monday evening with family visiting from out of state. Food was great, my pad Thai was one of the best I have had in a while, so was the sushi and of course the lychee martinis. The duck was on the sweeter...More

Thank Shweta S
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Appetizer: tuna and eel sushi Lunch: Bento box with pad Thai shrimp. This comes with a nice bowl of soup, bento contains rice, salad, fruits, choice of sushi/6, pad Thai, edamame (other choices too) Drink: blue moon and Sapporo Had great lunch. Service was excellent....More

Thank Dimuthu J
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Seeking an asian restaurant in the area for my relatives who had traveled from the DC area for a family wedding, we were told AJA was a very good restaurant. It was a large group and we were worried it would overwhelm Jessica our server....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 US Highway 1, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1562
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-249-5888
  • E-mail
Aja Asian Cuisine and Bistro is a pan Asian fusion cuisine. We provide an elegant and romantic atmosphere. Aja is extremely spacious and can cater to large groups. We bring to you the NYC experience. So come on in and enjoy!
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