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Caramel flan is among Luso's dessert options. (May

Caramel flan is among Luso's dessert options. (May 11, 2013) Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Luso in Smithtown is a sprawling, all-you-can-eat churrasqueira devoted to Portuguese "wood-char BBQ." Endless skewers of sizzling grilled beef, pork, sausages and bacon-wrapped turkey are brandished here.

Luso is a Portuguese churrasqueira serving grilled meats.
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Luso is a Portuguese churrasqueira serving grilled meats. (May 11, 2013)

Luso chef-owner Luisa Batista welcomes dinner guests in
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Luso chef-owner Luisa Batista welcomes dinner guests in her new Smithtown location. (May 11, 2013)

The only thing streamlined about Luso is the
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

The only thing streamlined about Luso is the design, though even that includes plenty of ceramic fowl and a fireplace that sports an artful clock. (May 11, 2013)

A waiter at Luso delivers an order of
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

A waiter at Luso delivers an order of the restaurant's signature wood-charred barbecue grilled meat. (May 11, 2013)

A server carries an armful of plates from
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

A server carries an armful of plates from sauteed collard greens to cod fish cakes to French fries and black beans, to a table at Luso, a Portuguese churrasqueira restaurant in Smithtown. (May 11, 2013)

Luso's bacalhau, or salt cod, arrives savory and
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Luso's bacalhau, or salt cod, arrives savory and just saline enough, with potatoes, onions and peppers. (May 11, 2013)

Caramel flan is among Luso's dessert options. (May
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Caramel flan is among Luso's dessert options. (May 11, 2013)

Heavenly whites is a caramel and cookie desert
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Heavenly whites is a caramel and cookie desert served at Luso. (May 11, 2013)

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