5268-H, Nicholson Ln, Rockville, MD
Kuya Ja's Lechon Belly is a new, fast-casual spot serving up authentic Filipino pork belly, among other tasty dishes. The Rockville restaurant comes from Javier Fernandez and his wife and business partner, Jennifer. Before this, the couple ran a variety of pop-ups with Javier's sister, Stella Fernandez, owner of Gwenie’s Pastries. Other dishes offered at the restaurant include, rice bowls, an adobo sandwich, and spiced wings. Javier’s sister Stella will also be offering everything from traditional cassava cakes to flan to pork buns.