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Expert restaurant, food media, and travel writer with strong opinions about pizza, bagels, and sushi who has mastered the art of pinning chefs against critics with his own rating system. Arthur is The Daily Meal's executive editor (the site's founding Eat/Dine editor). He works with Colman Andrews and managing editor Lauren Gordon to content strategize for The Daily Meal, which has become one of the highest-trafficked food sites.
A trained cook, Arthur has had his writing syndicated on MSN, Yahoo!, CNN, USA Today, AOL, HuffPo, and FOX; appeared on New York One and TODAY; been consulted by Fox News, the AP, and CNBC for expertise; and judged culinary competitions in New York, Arizona, Texas, and Florida.
Previously, he was senior editor for Always Hungry NY, a James Beard Award-nominated daily blog and restaurant search engine acquired by The Daily Meal. Among other publications, he has written for Rough Guides, Fodor, Travel + Leisure, and The New York Times. Arthur Bovino is a graduate of the French Culinary Institute in New York City with real-world restaurant experience. To reach him, send an e-mail here or here.