The dish on Long Island's restaurant and food scene.
Grant's Place, a combination of wine bar, sports bar and grill, has opened in St. James. The new restaurant is at the North Country Road address vacated earlier this year by Five.Five 2.
It is owner Grant Stanis' first restaurant.
The fare is a combination of New American and Italian dishes. Main courses range from $22 to $42; sandwiches and burgers, from $13 to $19. Expect dishes such as sliders, a cheese-and-charcuterie plate, fried calamari, Kobe beef "piggies" in a blanket, a lobster roll, "everything" crusted tuna, grilled flat iron steak with fig-shallot sauce, zuppa di pesce, and strozzapreti pasta in a Bolognese ragu.
Grant's Place is located at 555 N. Country Rd., St. James; 631-686-6662.