Peaches HotHouse is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

1. Peaches HotHouse

415 Tompkins Ave (at Hancock St), Brooklyn, NY
Fried Chicken Joint · Bedford-Stuyvesant · 240 tips and reviews

Wayne S.Wayne Surber: Chicken Po' Boy + Spicy (Chicken Thighs,skin on, deliciousness)

Hudson N.Hudson Norris: The hot chicken and fried green tomatoes are amazing. They also offer a pretty eclectic drink menu. Great place overall.

Samara S.Samara S.: Fried green tomatoes are great & of course the hot chicken

Xi'an Famous Foods is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

2. Xi'an Famous Foods

648 Manhattan Ave (at Bedford Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Greenpoint · 76 tips and reviews

Melissa +.Melissa +squeak: Everything is addictive. Spicy, cumin-y lamb noodles, and get a side of tofu too. And there's even outdoor seating in back for nice days.

Brian G.Brian Grogan Jr.: Hand-pulled noodles with lamb (N1) are delicious, with a great texture, great spicy sauce. Hawberry tea tastes like raspberry lemonade!

Ben S.Ben Stern: Spicy cumin lamb noodles and cucumber salad are both incredible

Pok Pok NY is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

3. Pok Pok NY

117 Columbia St (at Kane St), Brooklyn, NY
Thai Restaurant · Cobble Hill · 342 tips and reviews

Maura L.Maura Leppo: Sour, spicy, sweet deliciousness. Get the wings, papaya salad, eggplant and mango sticky rice.

What's Good HereWhat's Good Here: Get this and the wings as starters! Chiang Mai sausage w/ herbs, aromatics & Burmese powder. Grilled & served w/ Naam Phrik Num (spicy green chili dip), Khaep Muu (Thai pork rinds) & steamed crudités

IrmaZandl T.IrmaZandl The Opinionator: Loved It - great vibe, staff and food is delicious. Especially recommend the spicy forest mushrooms, the chiang Mai sausage (divine!!), and the durian flan dessert. Cocktails are fab too.

Ugly Baby is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

4. Ugly Baby

407 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY
Thai Restaurant · Carroll Gardens · 42 tips and reviews

Peter C.Peter Cucè: Some of the best Thai in NYC. Duck salad is incredible, spicy & herbaceous. Also: coconut soup w/ fish, turmeric sea bream, pork shoulder. Khao soi is well balanced.

Josh A.Josh Aziz: Duck salad! So good so spicy

Adela M.Adela Mou: Everything is delicious and spicy. The khao soy was awesome

Pies 'n' Thighs is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

5. Pies 'n' Thighs

166 S 4th St (at Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Fried Chicken Joint · Williamsburg · 550 tips and reviews

Eat to BlogEat to Blog: Go early and grab a seat. One of the best fried chicken I ever had plus the biscuit and grits topped with tabasco sauce and cheese, SO GOOD. Read more.

Lynn T.Lynn Truong: The spicy grapefruit juice is incredible as a mimosa alongside some amazing fried chicken with killer key lime pie for dessert.

jireselljiresell: One of my favorite casual spots in Brooklyn. Chicken and biscuit sandwich with honey and hot sauce is great. Love their sausage gravy too.

HEATONIST is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.


121 Wythe Ave (N 9th St), Brooklyn, NY
Herbs & Spices Store · Williamsburg · 24 tips and reviews

Ray L.Ray Lin: Tha block is hot! Awesome little hot sauce store with a nice diverse selection. They'll let you taste test any before buying.

Emiliano V.Emiliano Viscarra: The place to go for spicy sauce lovers. Tons of options and you can taste all of them and get recommendations.

Aaron A.Aaron Allon: Excellent variety of artisanal hot sauces. Very friendly knowledgeable staff too

Birds of a Feather is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

7. Birds of a Feather

191 Grand St (btwn Bedford & Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Williamsburg · 49 tips and reviews

David K.David Kaplan: The braised tilapia in chili oil is amazing. The meat is delicate and subtly spicy. The cumin lamb also reminded me of Shanghai. If you love Szechuan pepper corns then try the gelatin noodles.

Sam O.Sam Oriach: Bang bang chicken, dan dan noodles, scallion pancake, kung pao chicken, and royal rice were all delicious. And it's BYOB.

Saarim Z.Saarim Zaman: bang bang chicken, fried rice, mapo tofu, eggplant accordions, pork dumplings in chili oil are all incredible. it's byob for now, and it's a tip inclusive restaurant. what more can i say?

Kings County Imperial is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

8. Kings County Imperial

20 Skillman Ave (btwn Union Ave & Lorimer St), Brooklyn, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Williamsburg · 96 tips and reviews

Sue L.Sue Lee: Go if you're looking for something that's not General Tso's. I recommend the crispy fried chicken, fried ho fun noodles, watercress salad, and dan dan noodles. Drinks are fantastic too.

Noah W.Noah Weiss: Tasty, spicy Chinese food with surprisingly good (tiki) cocktails. Like a less crazy Mission Chinese, or a more affordable Red Farm. Pork soup dumplings, garlic eggplant, and rice cakes with sausage.

Kimberly L.Kimberly LaBlues: Delicious dumplings, pea shoots, crispy chicken, Dan Dan noodles.. Crispy dry fry 😍amazing food!!! Fave drink here: Moscow mule

Momo Sushi Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

9. Momo Sushi Shack

43 Bogart St (Btw Moore & Grattan), Brooklyn, NY
Japanese Restaurant · East Williamsburg · 141 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Inventive and addictive sushi – try the Spicy McBomb, The Pork Betty and the Hotate Punch. Finally serving Beer and Sake too!

Zoe E.Zoe E.: The Spicy MC Bomb is the most amazing combination of textures and flavors. Definitely give it a try!

Noah W.Noah Weiss: The sushi "bombs' are freakishly good versions of sashimi. The Spicy bomb with tuna, spicy mayor, and fried phyllo dough is required eating.

Mesa Coyoacán is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

10. Mesa Coyoacán

372 Graham Ave (btwn Skillman & Conselyea), Brooklyn, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Williamsburg · 209 tips and reviews

Cristina F.Cristina F-M: tacos de suadero, enchiladas mole, poblano stuffed with pork, apples, and pears, the spicy shredded lamb entree, the margarita w/ pineapple and chile, and def the tres leches cake

kia williams: Try the guac, fish tacos, and margaritas!! Truly amazing drinks!! Sample all the different flavors especially the cucumber and strawberry jalapeno.

Valery J.Valery Janvier: Jalapeno infused drinks are amazing...gotta try the Tequila flights as well. Read more.

Calexico is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

11. Calexico

645 Manhattan Ave (at Bedford Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Taco Place · Greenpoint · 246 tips and reviews

Brian P.Brian Pennington: Brave souls make sure you add some delicious Bufalo hot sauce to your meal. It's way hot

David S.David Saracino: Try the Baja Fish burrito. It's beer-battered with mango salsa, so it's sweeter, but coupled with the spicy slaw, there's a great balance of flavor. If you're afraid of fish in mexican food, try this.

Meg M.Meg Minuskin: jalapeño mint margarita is BOMB and so are the tacos and quesadillas! BUT not all dishes are created equal. the breakfast burrito is 90% rice and the coffee is watery.

Brooklyn Kolache Co. is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

12. Brooklyn Kolache Co.

520 Dekalb Ave (Bedford Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Coffee Shop · Bedford-Stuyvesant · 91 tips and reviews

Amy B.Amy Bryant: Sausage jalapeño cheese is to die for. Chai and limeades both great!

Ed H.Ed Hu: kielbasa, jalapeno, and cheese ftw! if you prefer sweet to savory, try the chocolate peanut butter or blueberry cheese

Shayla N.Shayla N.: Don't know why I didn't come here sooner! Try the blueberry & sweet cheese or the egg & jalapeño kolache. The coffee is pretty darn good too!

Emmy Squared is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

13. Emmy Squared

364 Grand St (at Marcy Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Pizza Place · Williamsburg · 152 tips and reviews

Barry B.Barry Bloom: Out of the way in Willyburg, unexpected great brunch place for 10 set up my son, Raph, who has impeccable taste. Great chicken parm, burger, spicy chicken all on pretzel buns. Signature pizzas. Yum!

Paul B.Paul Booth: Have the Big Matt burger- tasty and a little spicy. The vodka pizza is delicious, quite light and bread-like base. Crispy too.

Natalie V.Natalie Vegel: Love the pizza here! Get the colony2 which has honey and chili for a sweet and spicy kick. So good.

Walter Foods is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

14. Walter Foods

253 Grand St (at Roebling St), Brooklyn, NY
American Restaurant · Williamsburg · 247 tips and reviews

JaidaJaida: The Steak with horseradish mayonnaise is cooked to perfection at medium, the French Dip Au Jus is amazing with the same mayonnaise. The Don Julio margarita and Blue Point OYSTERS perfect. 5 stars!

Megan M.Megan Man: Mind blown. Fried chicken with spicy honey?! Amazing. Even better when prefaced with their amazing oysters.

Krista H.Krista Hoffman: Fried Chicken with honey, Brussel sprouts with pecorino, and spicy garlic shrimp were all amazing! The Hemingway daquiri was also yummy.

La Superior is one of The 15 Best Places for Spicy Food in Brooklyn.

15. La Superior

295 Berry St (btwn S 2nd & S 3rd St), Brooklyn, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Williamsburg · 275 tips and reviews

Kira R.Kira Rocha: I love lengua tacos here. Their michelada has a lot of lime and is very spicy, delicious

Sean S.Sean Salmon: Michelada is strong on the lime and the spicy - super good

Justin B.Justin Breton: If you can handle the tight space, you're in for a tasty (and spicy! and affordable!) Mexican treat. Three musts: guava margaritas, ezquites (corn) and tinga de pollo tacos.