"We know what a beef sandwich tastes like!" Established in 1976 by Vito Agnello, Grassi's West is a St. Louis institution. With its fast "cafeteria-style" service, this legendary eatery is the original quick service restaurant. Serving both lunch and dinner, Grassi's West also offers carry-out and catering. The menu features a memorable Sicilian salad, hot Italian sandwiches, pizza, and pasta.