that hits the spot

To say that hits the spot is a way to say something was pleasing, as expected, refreshing or to be exactly right in reference to what you were expecting. It is most commonly used for something you were eating or drinking when you were hoping it would be pleasing to the taste and ended up being exactly how you imagined it would be. It if hits the spot, it means it was just how you wanted it to be and was refreshing to you.