No more bottles of red or bottles of white...
The restaurant long thought to have been the inspiration for Billy Joel's "Scenes From An Italian Restaurant" has closed its doors. Christiano's of Syosset owner Singh Hostpitality Group says it plans to retain the Billy Joel memorabilia in the decor of the restaurant when it re-opens.
No date has been set for a re-opening, nor has a name been announced for the restaurant. The ownership group has announced it will consult with well-known Long Island chef/restauranteur Tom Schaudel.