5 to Try: Hot and Spicy Dishes

Like it spicy? From a fiery Mexican meal to a hot Indian dish, sample the best tongue-tingling delights in Cleveland.

Updated: March 05, 2004

5 to Try

Lemon Grass Restaurant

2179 Lee Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118

Pla rad pik and green curry top the spicy-hot three-star scale at this Thai embassy.

Fire Food & Drink

13220 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120

From the burgers to the roasted banana pepper and sausage, everything is touched by fire.

Hot Sauce Williams Barbecue

7815 Carnegie Ave, Cleveland, OH 44103

The super-spicy sauces rule at this long-reigning champion of area rib cook-offs.


2417 Professor St, Cleveland, OH 44113

This restaurant knows its way around a thermometer--heat things up with the fire-roasted sea scallops.

Savannah Bar & Grill

30676 Detroit Rd, Westlake, OH 44145

Cajun fish and crawdad are a sizzling overture at this smokin' west side music haunt.