La Fonda Latino Grill
426 Hawkins Ave. Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 631-467-3278
This restaurant, tucked away in a strip mall, has a new name and new owner, but basically the same menu that includes marinated, juicy rotisserie chicken. Platters run about $9 to $12, with the most expensive thing on the menu at $14.50. It also specializes in six varieties of Colombian hot dogs -- some topped with steak and chicken. They run about $4 to $6 each. All entreescome with rice, beans, sweet plantains and salads. Takeout for La Fonda is almost as popular as dining in.
Hours: Lunch, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Saturday; dinner, 3-11 p.m. Sunday-Saturday.
Credit cards: Accepted
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
Party size: Small groups (4-6 people)