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 Brooklyn.

Updated: March 05, 2004

5 to Try


347 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

If your jerk chicken slow-cooked overnight with pimento and hot pepper needs additional heat, top it off with hot sauce.


187 Columbia St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Mess with your palate by way of the seared trout escabeche, which counterbalances jalapeno peppers with refreshing mint.

S Barooti Kitchen

79 Berry St, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Brunch's best tongue-teaser is Indian eggs made with garam masala, then further enlivened by harissa, a North African chili paste.

More Spots for Spicy Dishes

Long Tan Restaurant

196 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217