Long Island Dining with Erica Marcus

Rob goes deep dive on Long Island’s dining scene with Newsday’s Erica Marcus, dropping hot takes on pizza, steakhouses, sushi and the perfect Long Island restaurant. The two also... See More

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Rob goes deep dive on Long Island’s dining scene with Newsday’s Erica Marcus, dropping hot takes on pizza, steakhouses, sushi and the perfect Long Island restaurant. The two also discuss the challenges a food critic faces and share lots of dining tips, including where to find the best Asian and Middle Eastern restaurants.

Rob goes deep dive on Long Island’s dining scene with Newsday’s Erica Marcus, dropping hot takes on pizza, steakhouses, sushi and the perfect Long Island restaurant. The two also discuss the challenges a food critic faces and share lots of dining tips, including where to find the best Asian and Middle Eastern restaurants.

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Rob Petrone

As host and executive producer of Restaurant Hunter on Fios1 News and Verizon Fios on Demand, six-time Emmy winner Rob Petrone formed a lot of food opinions. Those opinions were formed through traveling to better understand the cultures and communities that produce various cuisines; interviewing some of the world’s most acclaimed chefs, including Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Tom Colicchio and Bobby Flay; spending quality time at mom-and-pop restaurants; and visiting farms, waterways and mountains to see how we cultivate what we eat. Rob has appeared as a guest judge on the hit Food Network show, Beat Bobby Flay and has also worked as an anchor and reporter covering sports, news and features for local TV. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, two daughters and a Boston Terrier.