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Spicy's Mexican Cantina

500 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751-2512
+1 732-793-4777
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
500 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751-2512
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here numerous times, always good food & service. This time however, the food seemed to be missing the usual flavor. Tasted like the Pork was not seasoned.

Thank Renee T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early to grab a spot on the balcony on the second floor and watch the comings and goings on the boardwalk or coming out of JR's next door. They are know for their margaritas, I was not impressed, but they were turning quite...More

Thank Alicen51
Reviewed 1 week ago

Up top, Great food at a great price, fun Mexican themed atmosphere , attentive, friendly staff. The Margaritas are outstanding!! The wait can be long at peek hours so either be prepared to wait or go off hours. Downstairs casual bar atmosphere with usually a...More

Thank dmdd19692
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spicy has a bar under the restaurant that I have visited two times since last year. This place has a DJ that plays great music in a comfortable and welcoming environment. The bartenders are awesome, friendly, and entertaining. They were open to suggestion on special...More

Thank Alexander R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upstairs restaurant right on the boardwalk Good food, particularly for the boardwalk. A nice break from pizza etc. Very large portions. Reasonable drink prices. $3.75 for a Dos Equis. Not sure on margaritas, but fellow patron said hers was to sweet. Great view if you...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the highlights of our trip to Seaside Heights was our dinner at Spicy's Mexican Cantina. We had a group of 15 people and their extensive menu had something great for everyone. Our server (Nicole 6-24-17) should be the employee of the month because...More

Thank PghKathy
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The food was great , get the lobster shrimp quesadilla you won't be disappointed. Plus I asked for Layla as your waitress. She's got a beautiful smile and a beautiful personality and is a wonderful waitress. Layla made the experience that much more special. Thanks...More

1  Thank Adrienne37
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Stopped in here while on the boardwalk to get drinks and some dinner. Service was excellent. They were very busy and we were not ignored! Food was good, and prices are average. Will most likely visit again!

Thank Neenie A
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Spicy's Bar, Lounge, and Cantania has always been top of the line in doing food and liquor. This place is always crowed up stairs and down stairs during the summer. The summer time entertainment is excellent at Spicy's. When sitting outside up stairs on a...More

Thank 777scoop
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went there food terrible. Service bad. bathrooms horrible.Food took an hour food to come out cold. Stay away

1  Thank pete823
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bryan c
30 July 2016|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
This is a sit-down restaurant. I believe that one of the dishes served was a dish that included a couple of tacos, refried beans etc., but it is not a take -out place.
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Jdel94
29 April 2016|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
We walked upstairs and waited to be seated upstairs. They asked us if we wanted inside or outside - It was beautiful outside - great view.
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bethmc79
20 July 2015|
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Response from justthefaxmam | Reviewed this property |
they were doing reservations the last time we went.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751-2512
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Seaside Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 732-793-4777
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