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13079 Park Blvd. (131st St.) Send to Phone
Back on the hill where his popular restaurant used to be, a longtime local restaurateur returns to his culinary roots.

Dinner nightly (closed Mon. during summer)

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Grill 131 Restaurant Review

: Almost like rising from the ashes (there was even a fire decades ago), Bob Spoto opened a restaurant where he once reigned over a landmark steakhouse. This menu is more eclectic than standard, but with steaks still center stage. Diners can order beef tenderloin (served with watercress and grape tomatoes) in either six or nine ounces. Prime rib (slow roasted and complemented by fresh horseradish and garlic jus) comes in 12, 22 or 24 ounces. For slightly smaller appetites, the Stockyard Sirloin comes in eight or 12 ounces. There are additional meat choices --- chicken, duck, lamb, pork chops --- and a school of seafood options, from snapper served with lemon butter, tomatoes, capers, artichoke, leeks and olives to filet of halibut paired with roasted tomato broth and topped with basil gremolata. A half-dozen made-in-house sauces range from a caramelized shallot and vanilla bean demi to wild mushroom ragoƻt, with which to adorn your steak.


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