Upscale, Fast-Casual Newcomer Bluto’s Is a Pita and Souvlaki Party Best Enjoyed With a Group

There’s nowhere to hide on a small menu: no place to tuck a less than excellent but high-profit-margin chicken dish, no spot for a sneaky, sad seasonal salad. Fortunately, there is no need to bury mediocre food on the menu at Bluto’s, a new ‘wood-fired, Greek-inspired’ restaurant on Southeast Belmont Street. Almost every single dish is a banger.Bluto’s, named after John Belushi’s hard-partying frat brother character in Animal House, comes from Lardo and Grassa mastermind Rick Gencarelli and the ChefStable restaurant group (see also: St.