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 Columbus.

Updated: March 05, 2004

More Spots for Spicy Dishes


Haiku Restaurant

800 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215


5 to Try


Indian Oven

427 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43215

You can always order the beef or lamb vindaloo mild, but look out for the fire if you request medium or hot preparation.


Thai Taste

1178 Kenny Sq Mall, Columbus, OH 43220

It may be served cold, but yum talay--a spicy Thai seafood salad--is bound to burn up your senses.


Nong's Hunan Express

1634 Northwest Blvd, Columbus, OH 43212

If you're ready to sweat, order the kung pao chicken medium spicy; hot is only for the brave.