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The Creek and The Cave

1093 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5756
+1 718-706-8783
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Pub, American, Latin, Spanish
1093 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5756
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The food is excellent and the margaritas are wonderful. Two floors of comedy going on most nights as well. Are it a one stop destination for a great time. Highly recommended.

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in the city. The Flautas are my favorite. I've eaten here at least 20 times. The comedy is amazing (and most of the time even free!!) and you'll never know who will pop in for a set. Not only...More

Thank TeresaWyckoff
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious and warming and so many options for vegans and carnivores alike. Loved the shrimp wasabi tacos! Drinks were fab, great variety and at $4 for a pint you cannot complain. We had an enormous meal with enough alcohol to be drunk for...More

Thank Emily R
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I went here on a whim and completely loved it....our waitress was so amazing. She greeted and checked up on us enough and was very helpful and versed. Definitely going back

Thank ahern15
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

its only about 3 or so blocks from the vernon-jackson station for the 7 train. from the outside, it is unassuming and i almost missed the place. once you go inside, the place has a very positive vibe and cool to hang out in. there...More

Thank rz1519
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I wasn't expecting much figuring it was a comedy club, but I had a burrito and it was quite good. The service is somewhat lacking though and the place is small and loud.

Thank ciboandrea
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I thought I would try this out today and I was hopeful for another taco place to have in the rotation. Let me start by saying that these could be the healthiest taco's I've had. I tried the shrimp taco, the chicken and the pork....More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The whole family visited The Creek & The Cave for Saturday Brunch and we had a great time. Is that the $2 Mimosa's talking? Maybe!! The food was very good - Burgers, Chili, Quesadillas, Huevos Rancheros. Free Nachos & homemade Salsa for the table. Very...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Great place to get cheaper food and drinks outside of Manhattan. Funny enough comics and chill atmosphere!

Thank jessalynhampton
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Don't go if you are craving great Mexican food. I am certainly no expert but this was the worst I have had. First I will say the margarita was one of the best I've had. I got he pineapple and it was perfect, so I...More

Thank Quillgirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Pub, American, Latin, Spanish
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1093 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5756
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-706-8783
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