The dish on Long Island's restaurant and food scene.
Chicos Tex Mex Grill makes its Syosset debut in the former home of a self-serve yogurt eatery. According to co-owner Marcello Caccialino, the counter service spot offers seating at three tables. Takeout is big here.
On the menu are Santa Fe wings ($4.95 to $8), a fajita salad ($6.95; add $2 for chicken, $2.50 for steak, $3 for shrimp); arroz con pollo, or chicken with rice ($7.50); a grilled or fried whole chicken ($14.50), which comes with three sides; a soft or hard corn taco ($2.95) with chicken, beef, carne asada, chorizo, fish or vegetables and a pork burrito ($7.50).
Chicos Tex Mex Grill is at 18 Berry Hill Rd., Syosset, 516-802-3500.