As restaurants adjust to closing their dining rooms to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, a number of restaurants that don’t normally offer take-out or delivery do.
While places such as pizzerias that deliver, drive-thru fast food restaurants and various other take-out restaurants have systems in place to handle the temporary dinner ban, establishments on Long Island where patrons don’t normally expect. not for their food to be taken out or delivered to scale up to continue serving their guests.
“We have made major changes in the way we do our business,” said Sheila Haile, director of marketing for Islip-based restaurant group Bohlsen. “The managers are on the bridge to handle the call orders and we have moved the staff to handle the delivery. We have extended the hours of operation for all restaurants from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. to allow for greater take-out and delivery availability and created new take-out menus for all restaurants.
Here’s how some of LI’s upscale restaurants are handling a world temporarily reserved for take-out.
Almond now offers delivery to Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton, Sagaponack and Wainscott. One Ocean Rd., Bridgehampton, amanderestaurant.com
THE BELL AND THE ANCHOR
The Bell & Anchor has a special take-out menu, available Tuesday through Sunday. Orders can be placed from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Pickup is available from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 3253, chemin Noyac, Sag Harbor, bellandanchor.com/takeout-menu
BLACK STONE STEAKHOUSE
This top-notch cutting house distributes its products with curbside take-out pickup. They are also available on UberEats. 10 Pinelawn Road, Melville, blackstonesteakhouse.com
THE CAPITAL GRID
This chic steak house has created a take-out menu of popular dishes and family-style dinners ready to be served at home. They also offer a selection of uncooked steaks, hand-carved by their on-site butcher and packaged with homemade seasonings and steak butter that customers can make as they please. 630 Old Country Rd., Garden City, thecapitalgrille.com
THE FIFTH SEASON
This restaurant not only offers the menu for curbside pickup, it also has specials and has a take-out brunch. 34 East Broadway, Port Jefferon, thefifth-season.com
THE LAKE HOUSE
This waterfront spot offers a curbside pickup of some of their most delicious meals all weekend long. Pick up anytime from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. 135 Maple Ave, Bay Shore, thelakehouserest.com
This upscale Greek restaurant takes take out orders for curbside pickup between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. daily. 1043 Northern Blvd., Rosyln, limani.com
Curbside pickup and free delivery now available. 300 West Jericho Tpke., Huntington Station, huntington.matteosristorante.com
NICK & TONI’S
From Wednesday to Sunday, a special take-out menu will be available from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. with curbside pickup. Place your order and pay by gift card or credit card only. 136 Main Street North, East Hampton, nickandtonis.com
A take-out service is offered daily between 12 p.m. and 7 p.m. 569 Broadhollow Road, Melville, one10restaurant.com
In addition to take-out and delivery, take-out cocktails, beer and wine are 20% off and VIP prices are available for bottles of wine. 117 North New York Ave., Huntington, huntington.restaurantprime.com
This steak house is offering 20% off all takeout and delivery orders until further notice. Bottles of wine are also sold at wholesale price. 605 Main Street, Islip, Tellerschophouse.com
This trendy upscale Italian restaurant is offering 20% off all take-out and delivery orders, which are accepted from 4pm to 9pm. 599 Main Street, Islip, veracerestaurant.com
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