The dish on Long Island's restaurant and food scene.
Peter M. Gianotti has us craving Italian cuisine after visiting Vero , the Amityville restaurant that's been resurrected. Smartly, chef Massimo Fedozzi remains to cook what Peter refers to as "his appealing menu, which delivers a taste of authenticity in plates small and large."
Joan Reminick's Cheap Eats saw her in Bellmore at Lincoln Station Bar & Grill . Isn't it the perfect weather to cozy up in a booth in a pub? And Joan says it offers a worthwhile deal in the $16.95 prix-fixe Sunday through Thursday nights: "three generous courses and plenty of value."
Photo: Vero's melanzane bruschetta appetizer is topped with an eggplant relish.