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Waku Chicken

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656 Elden St, Herndon, VA 20170-4723
+1 703-870-7448
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
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  • Poor10%
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Peruvian, South American
656 Elden St, Herndon, VA 20170-4723
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We loved coming here for lunch when I used to work in the area. Their rotisserie chicken and fried fish were both awesome. The fish is served with an onion sauce which is delicious as well. My husband loves the biste a lo pobre (this...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I've been to every Peruvian chicken joint in NoVa and this is the best by far. The menu is full of delicious tasty dishes. The chicken is crispy and well seasoned. I usually have to stop them from putting too much food on my plate....More

Thank geralddugger
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Unlike a typical chicken, the skins on the Peruvian chicken I had were lean, thin and tasty. The fried rice was surprisingly good as well!

Thank Phanny S
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Visited while in the area mainly drawn by the Peruvian name and also recommended by the hotel staff. Although the open kitchen made the visit very uncomfortable from a heat standpoint, the food was very good. It had unique flavors on the broiled rotisserie chicken....More

Thank LGx360
Reviewed May 9, 2017

For the fresh chicken get there early. We hit this place around 11am and its a big difference in taste and quality for the chicken. They give you big size portions so its not a bad lunch deal.

Thank stm1258
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant offers Peruvian rotisserie chicken, yet it also serves some Greek fast food and a fine selection of sides. The chicken was tasty, moist--better than other Peruvian chicken places in Sterling, Great Falls, or Reston. The sides included Greek salad, house salad, pinto beans,...More

Thank chinesesun
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

I've been to many Peruvian chicken spots all over the area including the "original" The Chicken Place near circle towers in Alexandria among many others and I had to say this is my favorite spot. They have of course great chicken with crispy well seasoned...More

Thank Olivia D
Reviewed February 13, 2017

My favorite spot for rotisseried chicken. The service and food is awesome. We often visit for a good, healthy meal, without the cooking at home.

Thank Nikisha R
Reviewed February 1, 2017

A number of Peruvian chicken establishments are popping up around the area and many of the locals are familiar with Waku Chicken. The chicken here is very good with crispy skin and moist meat. There are a number of side dishes to choose from, and...More

Thank VA_Newlywed_0813
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Waku has a large menu, I have had the chicken which is good. Today I tried the Gyro platter with combo fried rice, the meat was done well and was tender and had good flavor the Rice was ok a nice filler to add to...More

Thank Kevn F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 656 Elden St, Herndon, VA 20170-4723
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Herndon
  • Phone Number: +1 703-870-7448
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