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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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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6585 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been a favorite of ours over the years of visiting Chincoteague. It has a nice setting and when we were there on the Saturday afternoon of Thanksgiving weekend they even had a pianist. The parking lot was crowded and the bar was filled...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank butterfly64
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experience. We're sorry we didn't have gluten-free options available for lunch the last time you visited. That said, we look forward to having you back after the break and hearing what you think of our updates to the menu! All the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately we decided to eat in the bar area. It was Friday night and many, “happy” locals filled the bar. However, my husband had the lamb chops and said they were the best he ever had. I had the fried shrimp and they were very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert W
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Robert, while we're happy you enjoyed our fried shrimp and drinks, we're sorry you didn't enjoy the bar area atmosphere. If there's ever anything at all we can do to make your visit more enjoyable, please let us know. We hope you'll join us again....More

Reviewed October 27, 2018

Each summer we travel to Chincoteague and while the kids munch on pizza from Marias the adults have one night out on their own! The meal at AJs was lovely. Great seafood and lots of choices. We also find the prices reasonable. The only downside...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sandra M
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Sandra, we always want our guests to feel comfortable and be able to enjoy a conversation over their meals. We appreciate you letting us know how we can improve and really hope you'll join us again for our delicious food. Sincerely, AJ's Team

Reviewed October 25, 2018

There was a lot wrong with our meal, and it wasn't because they were busy. Only a few people were there when we visited, and I'm surprised about the number of great reviews, because not much was great. We were offered a nice table by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank frmeri
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

We're sorry to hear you got this impression of us. We wish you had let us know you weren't satisfied with your meal while you were here, but we appreciate the feedback nonetheless. We know we can do better, so we hope you'll give us...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018

Food was good as usual. Nothing really fancy, but good and of course table 20 is our choice when going.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jablanks
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Happy to hear the food was a hit! Don't hesitate to let us know if there's anything we can do to make your next visit even better. All the best, AJ's Team

Reviewed October 19, 2018

My wife and I had dinner here in the middle of a week-long trip throughout Delmarva and the Eastern Shore and, as the title suggests, this was one of the best meals we had. The food was delicious (grilled scallops for me, crab cakes for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Randy M
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Knowing your meal here was the best you had during your visit made our day, Randy -- thank you! We're thrilled you and your wife enjoyed our grilled scallops and crab cakes. What's more, we appreciate you mentioning Ken so we can share this with...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We dropped in to AJ’s for my birthday dinner. Very impressed with the food. House wine by the glass was fine by me. A Pinot Noir for me and something white for my wife. Started with grilled veggies, humus and pita. Nice assortment of veggies:...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Louis G
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thanks for celebrating your birthday with us, Louis! We're glad you were impressed with everything from the wine to the lamb chops. Hope to see you and your wife again soon! Thanks again, AJ's Team

Reviewed October 16, 2018

We ate here 2 nights while in town, both nights the service and food were good, maybe the best Ceaser salad I have ever had.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amosapparel
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Wow, we're honored you enjoyed our Ceaser salad enough to consider it the best you've ever had! It was great seeing you in while you were in town. Hope you make it back our way again soon! Thank you, AJ's Team

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Very fresh seafood, great fresh bread, excellent salad. We had some excellent steamed clams, shrimp and scallop scampi and oysters on champagne sauce. Very nice meal.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Holly C
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Holly, we're happy you enjoyed our seafood dishes so much! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We hope to welcome you back soon! Your friends, AJ's Team

Reviewed October 9, 2018

We have been visiting Chincoteague for a few years but for some reason had never tried AJ's on the Creek. Our loss. We made reservations and were greeted and seated promptly. Our server, Ken, was attentive and personable. My wife and I both had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donbeach46
LisaS10794, Owner at AJ's on the Creek, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

So glad you finally joined us for a meal! It's great you had such a positive service experience with Ken -- we'll pass this on to him. Also, we're excited to hear you'll be joining us again. We look forward to seeing you and your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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