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Aja Asian Bistro & Lounge - CLOSED

1068 First Ave, New York City, NY 10022 (Manhattan)
(212) 888-8008
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Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Large groups
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Good for: Large groups
Neighborhood: Manhattan

10 reviews from our community

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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

This fairly new restaurant, located on First Avenue and 58 Street, has excellent suchi and other Japanese dishes. The service is profesional and friendly, the prices for their very good food are quite reasonable, at lunch time it is very calm and quiet, at dinner time is quite noisy and very crowded. I love it for simple lunch that is... More

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Horseheads, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

Outstanding service. Best sushi I have ever had. Friendly and accommodating. Cannot wait to visit again.

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Brisbane
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2010

We stumbled across Aja by accident - we had dinner reservations at a restaurant across the street, but happened to notice Aja when the cab dropped us off at their front door. Intrigued by the look of the place, we went inside just to take a look and perhaps grab a business card for another time. However, once inside, we... More

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New York, NY
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2009

I loved everything I had in this restaurant, everything was just perfect. But their Green Tea Crepe is the best dessert I had in my life!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2008

My favorite sushi place in town so far. Cozy and romantic atmosphere. Food is delicious. Service is attentive.

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2008

One of my favorite places to send late-night guests to. Tasty pan-Asian menu, super fresh sushi. Great atmosphere. Try the Spicy Mango Salad!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2008

Love the cod there...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2008

solid sushi

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