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Spicy Lanka

) #17 of 367 Restaurants in Jamaica £ Asian,
15923 Hillside Ave, Jamaica, NY 11432-3935
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11 May 2017
“my go to take out place or to bring guests for a something unique”
20 Dec 2016
“Grent Spicy SrI Lanka Food and Great service”
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Sri Lankan
15923 Hillside Ave, Jamaica, NY 11432-3935
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Sri Lankan restaurants are a rarity, this one is the best. The staff is competent and friendly. The place is clean and comfortable. The cook puts out great food with a variety of meatless choices, and enough variety for multiple visits. The cuisine is unique...More

Thank barbsilberman
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Great Spicy Food and Great Service Was take F train for so long , really need to use restroom , walk in to this restaurant ask to use , the employees so much kind and friendly ,. After I decide to try they spicy chicken...More

Thank JayNg81
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Sri Lankan cuisine is gaining a reputation as a superior variation of Indian cuisine. Visitors to New York have to endure the crowds of Manhattan and the inconvenience of Staten Island to enjoy this cuisine. But we made a serendipitous discovery of a restaurant in...More

Thank silvak
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Went there for tasty food and now hope to go there again. The host was friendly, gave me a few good hints on their food. Once I decided for the chopped roti dish, it was very tasty, medium spiced but not yet overwhelming. The desert...More

1  Thank Tulio M
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We did a take away from this restaurant, and was surprised at the quality of the food. We are from Sri Lanka and assure anyone, if they want to taste an authentic Sri Lankan food this is the place. The restaurant itself is small and...More

Thank fce270444
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Tasty food at very reasonable price. the ambiance is very quite, home like feeling. staff are very friendly. I specially like their chicken fry, it's different and tasty (and very cheap)!

Thank FarhanaZisa
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Step inside and be transported to an outpost that could have come straight out of "Bollywood." Not only are the colors and murals of this tiny restaurant dazzlingm -aqua walls, trompe l'oeil palms and parrots - but the spices and curries rule. I loved my...More

Thank EileenO727
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Nestled among used car dealerships this Sri Lankan restaurant offers fantastic food at a reasonable. While the food bears some resemblance to South Indian cuisine, it also has touches of Indonesian cuisine and elements which are completely unique. The quality is outstanding, as is the...More

1  Thank DancingCarl
Reviewed 30 November 2014

My BF and I ventured out to try some food that we've never eaten before -- Sri Lankan -- mainly because we found several raving reviews of this restaurant in the NY Times and the Daily News. We were not disappointed! This little restaurant is...More

2  Thank Berkshiregal56
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile
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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Sri Lankan
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15923 Hillside Ave, Jamaica, NY 11432-3935
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Jamaica
  • Phone Number: 7184874499
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