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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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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (106 reviews)
“salad” (95 reviews)
“seafood” (141 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
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1 - 10 of 962 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is our favorite on the island. The food is always delicious, and todays soup special was no different. I really enjoyed the seafood scampi, the flavor is tasty. Dawn was our server and she had great recommendations and friendly. You can’t go wrong with...More

Thank Twinmomagogo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had not eaten at the restaurant recently and were impressed last time. We had the oysters Rockefeller, crab cream soup and the flounder with crab meat terrific. Great vibe and great for couples. Very busy on a Saturday night.More

Thank Frank56Norfolk_VA
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're delighted to hear the oysters Rockefeller and crab cream soup were so thoroughly enjoyed! Thanks for coming by to share a meal with us, and for taking the time to let us know how great everything was. Hope you and your wife will come...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was looking for a place for Oysters and Dinner and AJs rocked it!! Dennis our waiter was second to none knowledgeable and made great suggestions on the menu! We visit this area every year and we will make this an annual visit while in the...More

Thank MJrueck
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We're happy to hear you had such a great time with us! Thanks for coming by to share a meal with us, and we'll make sure to pass your compliments along to Dennis. Can't wait to welcome you back in the future! Best wishes, AJ's...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I spent the weekend in Chincoteague and had dinner here on Friday night! We started our meal with the most authentic tasting mozzarella cheese sticks we’ve ever had! I had the seafood scampi which was to die for-plenty of shrimp, scallops and...More

1  Thank Sue M
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much, Sue! We loved getting to welcome you and your husband in for a dinner last Friday, and it's delightful to hear that everything from the mozzarella sticks to the seafood scampi was a treat. We'll share your kind words with Lauren, and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Had dinner at AJ's on the Creek. Food was good. Service a little slow, but our waitress had a large party in the next room. We'd go back.

Thank pmb106
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Glad you had a great meal with us! Thanks for coming by to dine with us, and we hope you'll be back our way in the future. See you then! Best wishes, AJ's Team

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our first night at Chincoteague we decided to try AJs. They have a beautiful creekside location, and we also wanted a nicer dinner than offered by the standard island fare. Our waitress Dawn was great (would give her five stars!) and the family who owns...More

Thank Hilary J
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're glad you had a good meal with us, Hilary, and we'll make sure to pass your compliments along to Dawn for her hard work. That said, we wish you had let us know your meal wasn't tasting fantastic, as we would have been happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at AJ's for drinks and music and had a great time. There was a guy on guitar last Saturday night and he was GREAT! The bartenders are very attentive and nice. I would go back for sure!More

Thank Karen S
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was wonderful having you in for a good meal and some fine music, Karen! Thanks for coming to share the experience with us, and we'll make sure to pass your compliments along. Hope you'll have a chance to come visit us again in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had found this charming restaurant when the popular eatery across the street refused to seat us 20 minutes before they closed. We saw it and went. We will definitely go back!! Service was excellent! The cream crab soup was tasty and crab balls great...More

Thank Jean D
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Delighted to hear the soup was such a hit! It was wonderful to welcome you in for some tasty crab dishes, Jean, and we appreciate you leaving us this nice review. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Best wishes, AJ's Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a quiet lunch at AJ's. I ordered the salad with grilled scallops. The salad was a little lacking but the scallops were perfect! My husband ordered the fried flounder sandwich and it was also very good.More

Thank mrsb112
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear the scallops and fried flounder sandwich were delightful! Thank you for coming by to share a meal with us, and we'll make sure to let the team know how enjoyable everything was. Hope to welcome you both back again soon! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 7:20 reservation but when the Virginia Creek band ran late the restaurant was very nice to move our reservation out to 8:20pm. We were seated right away. Lauren our waitress was very pleasant to talk too and provided great service. The artichoke...More

Thank Kposter
Lisa S, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Delighted to hear you had such a wonderful meal with us! We were happy to push back your reservation, as we understand shows can often run a bit late. We'll make sure to pass your compliments along to Lauren, and hope to welcome you back...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
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 - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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
Description
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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