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Aji Restaurant

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Mexican, Latin, South American, Spanish, Central American
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1601 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5410
+1 303-442-3464
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stopped in here one morning for brunch based on a recommendation from a friend an it was a WONDERFUL experience. The staff was very friendly and prompt. The food was excellent. I highly recommend the chicken & waffles.

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Thank DennisTeel
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went here on a recommendation from a friend. My husband had the chicken and waffles and I had the French toast. OH my goodness. Both were great but the chicken and waffles was so good I'll be going back just for that!!!!

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Thank TT72
Blacksburg, Virginia
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149 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went there for happy hour / dinner with friends and chose a selection of tapas, which were all amazing and had an excellent price. I recommend the bacon-wrapped dates and the ceviche.

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Thank Marina V
Kailua, Hawaii
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163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Dining at Aji was a great experience as I had no idea what to expect after it was described to me. It is billed as a Latin American focussed menu, but I found it to be much more. The service was excellent and it was a model of what team service should be. The food is divinely spiced and well... More 

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Thank Jollymon22
Savannah, Georgia
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342 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure when happy hour starts, but it ends at 6:00 on Friday. We were seated at 5:50 and staff gave us both dinner and happy hour menus and made sure they were back to place a happy hour order before 6. Happy hour food is many of the tacos, ceviches, salads, monitors, sangria and beers at a lower price.... More 

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Thank DraLisa
Tequesta, Florida
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch. Ordered arepas app, a single ropa vieja taco and vegetable enchiladas. Everything came out together, which wasn't a problem, just different than expected. The taco and enchiladas were excellent. I mixed in some of the chorizo from the arepas to the enchiladas made them even better. The arepas was just ok - having eating far too... More 

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Thank Touringwithkids
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

The bar had great service with delicious drinks and great prices for happy hour. However, when we sat to eat our waiter was rude. We ordered many small plates and they came out sporadically or not at all. They ran out of the ceviche we ordered and they didn't even bother to mention it until the rest of the food... More 

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Thank alaina819
Boulder, Colorado
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72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

If you read my reviews, you know I love Latin foods in all forms. I will give a dive 5 stars if the food is right on. I used to love Aji, and was very excited to go there with my boyfriend a couple of weeks ago on a Friday for dinner. We were both quite hungry, and so we... More 

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Thank Amy W
Denver, Colorado
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438 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Nice looking place. I really want to like this place, but they just coming up short. We were seated at an outdoor table that is loosely attached to the pedestal. We had to play a game of who can keep their elbows off of the table the longest. Our water glasses sloshed as we tried to laugh it off. We... More 

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Thank AdventureTripping
Hayward, California
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226 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Nice place to stop in for lunch. Quiet - good for a sleeping baby! The food was very tasty and worth a return visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, South American, Spanish, Central American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5410
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-442-3464
Description
Aji is proud to serve cuisine inspired by the rich cultures of Latin America. Enjoy a refreshing Mojito on our street side patio, sample one of our fresh ceviche, or indulge in a classic Argentinian steak or Brazilian Feijoada.

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