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Main Street, Riverhead, NY
+1 631-727-2781
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Long Island, New York
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79 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Heard about Spicys for years and finally had opportunity to stop in. The place is kind of dumpy. For entertainment a laptop had some TV channel on--blues music or R and B would have been cool. Ordered wings and fries. Wings were just ok. The fries had a funky taste to them

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Thank Bob R
East Harptree, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Small diner type cafe with only BBQ. The ribs, fish, corn bread and greens are great. Take out available. A few tables inside and easy parking.

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Thank 1224connie
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I live in coastal Maine and have access to great fish and many great restaurants, but this little gem was as good as I've had in years! Fried fish was crisp and tender and light, corn fritters and corn bread very good. Greens rival good South Carolina eateries!!! An inexpensive and wonderful old school diner!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
new york
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80 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

It's a fryed Chicken place. With sole food. Not a place to eat in, really take- out. But that have tables and no air conditioning . If you want good take out chicken or wings. This is the place

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Thank Bruce C
New York City
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Authentic mustard-based South Caroline BBQ fare. There's no smoke involved here but the dipped fried chicken is amazing. Ask for it well done and double-dipped. Sides are good (especially the greens). AVOID THE RIBS!!

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Thank Zebulah
LI, New York
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140 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Yes, the wings are worth the trip. An old place that smells like fried food but recommended. Good mac and cheese as well.

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Thank Goalrob
Northport, New York
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420 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

We ordered a bucket of 50 wings and they were really good. The wings are fried with no sauce you add there special sauce or hot sauce. We ordered the corn bread, fries, jalapeno poppers and mac & cheese. All the sides were good but the mac & cheese was my favorite.

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Thank Wandering_Freee
Riverhead, New York
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

I ordered from their on-line menu and was charged about $20.00 too much. Although I showed them a copy of the on-line menu with the price discrepancies that said Spicy's Riverhead with all their selections on it they said "it wasn't their menu, they didn't post it and anybody can put anything online." I asked them if they thought maybe... More 

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Thank Ted N
Riverhead
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

The best chicken wings ever!. All the fried fish and chicken are superb! Collard greens are the best and the mac and cheese to die for! You must try Spicy's if you like any of these things!

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Thank Louise W
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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94 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

limited menu so they do everything good. I had the 1/2 BBQ chicken with Collard greens & macaroni salad. Was very tasty. Steady flow of customers coming in the door indicates they have loyal customers and the food is quality. Good portions and not very expensive. Help is very friendly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Riverhead, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +1 631-727-2781
Description
They've been there forever

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?