Serafina, the Italian restaurant group with branches in Manhattan, is taking the expressway east.
It's the first opening announcing the 2010 season. Serafina East Hampton is slated to open in mid-May. It takes over the North Main Street site vacated by Matto. The new eatery will emphasize pizzas and pastas, and casual, northern Italian fare.
The price range: appetizers, $7 to $15; main dishes, $17 to $28. Serafina also will offer a menu for children.Indoors, the place will seat about 40. There also will be outdoor seating about the same number.
The East Hampton restaurant will be at 104 N. Main St.; 631-267-3500.
Exit Matto, enter Serafina.