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Spicy's Mexican Cantina

500 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751
732-793-0612
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Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
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English first
Livingston, New Jersey
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

This restaurant, above the boardwalk, is a nice spot for some good Mexican food while looking out over the ocean. The food was fresh and tasty with ample portions, and the drinks were well made, too. Very friendly service. We would go back if we were ever in Seaside again.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Spicy's is right on the boardwalk. There's a large bar downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We wanted a seat on the outside patio, but there was a wait, so we opted for inside. Still a very open-air restaurant and we could see the ocean from our table...which was nice. We got there about 6:00 and by 6:45, the restaurant... More

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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The nachos looked amazing, but I opted for the authentic chicken " hangover " soup. It reminded me of vacations to Mexico. Next I had an overstuf't chimichanga w/ shredded beef. I ate the whole thing and washed in down with 2 primo margaritas . I wanted to support Seaside Heights after 2 devastating blows- superstorm sandy and great fire.... More

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Medford
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70 reviews 70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We sat on the balcony had an amazing ocean/beach view the bar and eatery was very clean and cute looking I forgot I was in seaside for a moment. We were seated immediately after walking up the stairs and everyone was so friendly. Our waitress was amazing and so friendly we ended up talking to her about everything and anything.... More

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Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a great meal while vacationing in Seaside Heights. Beware of the cherizo stuffed jalapeño! Yummy but VERY spicy!!

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Westchester
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

over fourth of July weekend - Spicys - is always hopping - Went with husband and Mother in law - Missed our favorite waitress Leila - got the nachos - which are always too much. Split a hamburger and fries with MIL and it was good. Nachos great as always. Husband got steak fajitas very nice - Sangria always good... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Food was ok, nothing fantastic. Service was so slow. Everything we asked our waitress for took at least 20 minutes, no joke. She passed us at least 5 times. And never asked how anything was or if we needed anything. Waitresses obviously can't multitask. Pizza slices are huge though which is cool, I guess.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great mexican food. I was not fond of the chicken plate but the veggie plate are very good. I highly rec. fresh frozen roasted pineapple/mango margarita. Cant beat the view and location

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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597 reviews 597 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
446 helpful votes 446 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We wanted supper with a view, but thunderstorms threatened. Spicy's 2nd floor by the balcony was a great choice. Great view, very good Mexican food, and we stayed dry when the rain started. Service was fast, friendly and attentive. Prices were reasonable. Keep in mind that we visited the week before summer season officially starts and it was a little... More

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Sayreville
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Never went upstairs to sit down formally until today. I had the taco salad in a tortilla with shredded chicken. It was tasty and it came out quick. My son had chicken fajitas and it looked great,he said it was good. The server was not attentive and it took awhile for us to put in the order. When it cam... More

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