Aji Peruvian Restaurant

Aji Peruvian Restaurant

5035 Ooltewah Ringgold Rd Ste 123, Ooltewah, TN 37363

Starters

  • 1. ANTICUCHOS - Fire grilled tender beef heart kabobs on bamboo skewers, seasoned with cumin, garlic, ají mirasol, and ají panca; served with a side of seared sliced seasoned potatoes. (Chicken and vegetarian meat available) - PRICE $9.50
  • 2. EMPANADAS AL HORNO - Five savory stuffed pastries from Ají's bakery; filled with your choice of: Chicken, Three Cheese and Spinach, Tofu and Spinach, Cheesy Chicken - PRICE $5.95
  • 3. PAPA/YUCA A LA HUANCAíNA - Your choice of sliced potato, fried yuca served with a creamy mild fresh ají amarillo cheese sauce. - PRICE $5.45
  • 4. PAPA RELLENA - Freshly made large potato croquette filled with diced steak or vegetarian meat, and olive tapenade; fried until golden and served with salsa criolla - PRICE $5.95
  • 5. TAMAL PERUANO - Ají's signature recipe! Tamal made from ground maize filled with chicken or vegetarian meat; wrapped and steamed in a banana leaf and served with salsa criolla. - PRICE $6.15
  • 6. TOSTONES AL KISU - Savory plantains fried until golden, topped with mozzarella cheese; served with tomato-avocado salsa criolla - PRICE $8.75
  • 7. LARGE EMPANADAS AL HORNO - One large savory stuffed pastry from Aji's bakery; filled with your choice of: Chicken, Three Cheese and Spinach, Tofu and Spinach, Beef, Cheesy Chicken - PRICE $3.50
  • 8. PUPUSAS - A thick griddle made with corn flour. Filled with the option of cheese, bean and cheese, beans - PRICE $3.00

Rotisserie Chicken

  • 1. ROTISSERIE CHICKEN - Chicken marinated in Ají's signature peruvian spice rub and slow roasted to perfection; served with fries and a side salad - PRICE $9.20
  • 2. WHOLE ROTISSERIE CHICKEN - Choose any 3 sides - PRICE $23.95

Salads

  • 1. ENSALADA DE CHOCLO - An Andrean corn salad mixed with fresh cheese or tofu, tomatoes, minced red and green onions, and fresh ají amarillo; seasoned with a fresh herb dressing - PRICE $5.95
  • 2. MIXTA - Fresh mixed greens salad layered with tomatoes, carrots, cucumbers, avocado, red onion, and sun flower seeds; served with your choice dressing - PRICE $8.20
  • 3. QUíNOA - A gluten-free quínoa grain salad made with fresh tomatoes, red and green onion, lime, ají amarillo, and herbs; seasoned with Ají's house dressing - PRICE $8.40
  • 4. ENSALADA DE COL - A refreshing cabbage salad mixed with quinoa, onions, cilantro, and avocado; seasoned with Aji's garlic-lime dressing. - PRICE $8.90

Sandwiches

  • 1. EL MACHU PICCHU - Grilled chicken or vegetarian meat topped with a fried egg, cheese, lettuce, and tomatoes. Served on whole-wheat bread - PRICE $10.10
  • 2. LOMITO - Sautéed chicken or vegetarian meat sautéed with onions, tomatoes, and fries. Served on whole-wheat bread - PRICE $9.70
  • 3. EL FILETE - Deep fried fish filet topped with tomatoes, mayonnaise, lettuce, and salsa criolla. Served on whole-wheat bread - PRICE $9.70

Entreés

  • 1. AJí DE GALLINA - Ají's signature entrée! Pulled chicken breast in a creamy ají amarillo sauce; served with boiled potato slices and rice. - PRICE $11.30
  • 2. ARROZ CHAUFA - Peruvian style fried rice prepared with sautéed chicken, green onions, and eggs; seasoned with ginger and a mushroom soy sauce. - PRICE $11.20
  • 3. BISTEC A LO POBRE - Grilled chicken breast seasoned with ají mirasol, and ají panca, topped with two eggs, sweet plantains, and fries; served with a side of rice. - PRICE $11.70
  • 4. LOMO SALTADO - A traditional Peruvian dish of steak strips sautéed with onions and tomatoes; served on a bed of fries, with a side of rice. - PRICE $13.70
  • 5. POLLO SALTADO - Chicken breast strips sautéed with onions and tomatoes; served on a bed of fries, with a side of rice. - PRICE $11.70
  • 6. SABOR DE PERú - Sample three of Peru's finest dishes; Ají de Gallina, Seco Norteño, and Pollo Saltado. Served with a side of rice. - PRICE $15.90
  • 7. SECO NORTEñO - Traditional beef stew from Peru's northern coast prepared in a stock of cilantro, ají panca, and ají amarillo; served with a side of rice and beans. - PRICE $13.60
  • 8. TACU TACU - Rice and pinto bean patty topped with pan-fried chicken breast seasoned with ají amarillo; served with salsa criolla. - PRICE $11.10
  • 9. TALLARíN SALTADO - Fettuccini sautéed with tomatoes, onions, bell peppers, celery, green onions, and grilled chicken strips; seasoned with mushroom soy sauce. - PRICE $11.60
  • 10. TALLARíN VERDE - Fettuccini in basil pesto sauce; topped with grilled chicken breast. - PRICE $11.20

Vegetarian

  • 1. CEVICHE TOFU - Cubed tofu marinated in lime juice, ají limo, and rocoto pepper (mild or spicy); served with Andean corn, sweet potato, and salsa criolla. - PRICE $11.40
  • 2. CHAUFA VEGETARIANO - Peruvian style fried rice prepared with sautéed vegetables, vegetarian meat or tofu, green onions and eggs; seasoned with ginger and a mushroom soy sauce. - PRICE $11.20
  • 3. EL MIRAFLORES - Fettuccini mixed with sautéed vegetarian meat, tomatoes, onions, bell pepper, celery, broccoli, and green onions; seasoned with mushroom soy sauce. - PRICE $11.60
  • 4. GUISO DE QUíNOA - Gluten free quínoa grain mixed with potatoes and peas; seasoned with ají amarillo and herbs, and served with a side of rice. - PRICE $10.90
  • 5. LIMA VERDE - Fettuccini in a basil pesto sauce; topped with grilled vegetarian meat or tofu. - PRICE $11.20
  • 6. LOCRO SERRANO - Savory stew made with Andean squash, potatoes, and peas; topped with fresh cheese and served with a side of rice. (Seasonal) - PRICE $10.60
  • 7. SABOR DE AJí - Sample three of Ají's vegetarian dishes; Guiso de Quínoa, Seco Criollo, and Saltado Vegetariano. Served with a side of rice. - PRICE $14.90
  • 8. SALTADO VEGETARIANO - Vegetarian meat or tofu sautéed with onions and tomatoes; served on a bed of fries, with a side of rice. - PRICE $11.70
  • 9. SECO CRIOLLO - Tradional vegetarian meat stew from Peru's southern coast prepared in a stock of cilantro, ají panca, and ají amarillo; served with a side of rice and beans. - PRICE $11.20
  • 10. SUREñO A LO POBRE - Grilled vegetarian meat seasoned with ají mirasol and ají panca, topped with two eggs, sweet plantains, and fries; served with a side of rice. - PRICE $11.70
  • 11. TACU TACU VEGETARIANO - Rice and pinto bean patty topped with marinated Tofu or vegetarian meant in an ají amarillo sauce and pan-fried; served with salsa criolla. - PRICE $10.10

Fish

  • 1. CEVICHE - Chunks of raw fish marinated in lime juice, ají limo and rocoto pepper; served mild or spicy with Andean corn, sweet potato, and salsa criolla. - PRICE $10.55
  • 2. CHICHARRóN - Crispy fish tenders, fried in Ají's signature batter; served with fried yuca and salsa criolla. - PRICE $10.75
  • 3. FRITO - Deep fried fillet served with rice and salsa criolla. - PRICE $10.15
  • 4. SUDADO - Peruvian style steamed fillet and vegetables seasoned with three mild ají: colorado, panca, and amarillo; served with fried yuca and rice. - PRICE $10.25
  • 5. RED SNAPPER CEVICHE - Chunks of raw fish marinated in lime juice, ají limo and rocoto pepper; served mild or spicy with Andean corn, sweet potato, and salsa criolla. - PRICE $20.55
  • 6. GRILLED SALMON - Grilled Salmon filet, topped with salsa criolla; served with two sides - PRICE $17.00

Combinations

  • 1. COMBO #1 - ¼ rotisserie chicken served with rice, pinto beans, sweet plantains, and a fountain drink. - PRICE $9.90
  • 2. COMBO #2 - ½ rotisserie chicken served with rice, pinto beans, sweet plantains, and a fountain drink. - PRICE $11.20
  • 3. COMBO #3 - Vegetarian meat served with rice, pinto beans, sweet plantains, and a fountain drink. - PRICE $11.20

Sides

  • 1. WHITE RICE - PRICE $2.95
  • 2. PINTO BEANS - PRICE $2.95
  • 3. SIDE SALAD - PRICE $2.95
  • 4. SLICED AVOCADO - PRICE $2.95
  • 5. YUCA FRITA/FRIED YUCA - PRICE $3.95
  • 6. PLANTANOS MADUROS/SWEET PLANTAINS - PRICE $3.95
  • 7. TOSTONES/SALTY PLANTAINS - PRICE $3.95
  • 8. CHAUFA SIDE - PRICE $3.95
  • 9. FRENCH FRIES - PRICE $3.95
  • 10. SALSA CRIOLLA - PRICE $3.95
  • 11. AVOCADO SALSA - PRICE $3.95

Kids Menu

  • 1. COMBITO - Chicken or vegetarian meat served with rice, pinto beans. - PRICE $6.45
  • 2. PESCADITO - Fish sticks served with fries. - PRICE $6.45
  • 3. POLLO Y PAPAS - Fried chicken breast strips served with fries. - PRICE $6.45
  • 4. TALLARINCITO - Spaghetti served in aji seasoned tomato sauce, topped with grilled chicken or vegetarian meat - PRICE $6.45

Beverages

  • 1. FOUNTAIN DRINKS - Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Lemonade, Sweet Tea - PRICE $2.25
  • 2. INCA KOLA - A fruity soft drink from Peru, "The Golden Kola" is infused with lemon verbena. - PRICE $2.45
  • 3. CHICHA MORADA - Andean purple corn juice blended with apples, pineapples, quince, lime juice, and spices. - PRICE $3.50
  • 4. SURTIDO - Classic Peruvian fruit juice blend of bananas, papaya, pineapple, beets, and strawberries; sweetened with honey. - PRICE $4.85
  • 5. FRUIT JUICE - Mango, or Passion Fruit - PRICE $2.75
  • 6. SEASONAL BLENDS - Signature smoothie blends. Choose from: Strawberry Mango, Berry Mixed Fruit, or Green Pineapple Papaya - PRICE $4.75
  • 7. 1/2 GALLON CHICA MORADA - Family Size Chicha Morada to share! 64Oz - PRICE $10.50

Desserts

  • 1. ALFAJORES - Ají's freshly baked delicate shortbread cookie; filled with rich dulce de leche. - PRICE $2.35
  • 2. FLáN - A lightly sweet, creamy, melt-in-your-mouth custard topped with soft caramel. - PRICE $4.05
  • 3. MAZAMORRA MORADA - A deep purple Andean corn pudding, this vegan dessert is mixed with fresh tropical fruits and seasoned with ají's sweet blend of spices. - PRICE $4.05
  • 4. PICARONES - Peruvian style donuts freshly made with sweet potato and pumpkin; topped with our in-house specialty syrup. - PRICE $5.95
  • 5. GUAYABA Y QUESO - Three freshly baked empanadas filled with guava and cream cheese. - PRICE $4.05
  • 6. MARACUYA CHEESECAKE - Creamy passion fruit cheesecake with a graham cracker crust topped with a passion fruit coulis. - PRICE $6.70

Location and Phone

 

  • ADDRESS - 5035 Ooltewah Ringgold Rd Ste 123, Ooltewah, TN 37363
  • PHONE - 423-396-3919