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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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Reviewed 2 days 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 yesterday

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 2 days 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 yesterday

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 4 days 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

Thank Marty H
Management response:Responded yesterday

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 4 days 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 yesterday

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 5 days 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 yesterday

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 6 days 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 yesterday

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 6 days 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 5 days 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

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten at AJ's on each of our annual visits to Chincoteague. The food and service have always been excellent. The senior menu offers a very good value. I usually go for seafood but have been told the steaks are also excellent. We have...More

Thank Clyde D
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Clyde, thanks so much for your loyalty. It means so much to us! Whatever brings you by, we're so pleased to have you. If everything is always this excellent, then we're doing our job. Can't wait for your next visit! Best, AJ's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were enjoying our dinner with our 2.5 year old daughter when somebody who looked like a manager came over to thank us for our little critter behaving. I was shocked that my daughter was called critter and did not even respond. When we had...More

Thank Bubolecho
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

We so appreciate you all coming in to dine with us and hope it was a wonderful meal. However, customer service means the world to us, and we regret providing you with a different impression during your visit. Safety is surely a priority at the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat a lot of seafood when I am in Chincoteague, and I really love a good steak. I have been to AJs 2X and the steak was fantastic! The surf and turf is lovely. You must try the house dressing...an artichoke vinaigrette! I end...More

Thank Alexandra K
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Alexandra, we're pleased it was all so fantastic! Thanks so much for the kind note. That surf and turf is killer -- great choice! Hope to see you again soon, AJ's Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 11 - USD 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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
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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