Frank Pellegrino Sr.
FRANK PELLEGRINO, SR. was the proprietor and nightly host at the famous Rao’s Restaurant in New York. He was born and raised on East Harlem. In 1992, Frank founded Rao’s Specialty Foods to produce and sell the highest quality gourmet products. His books include The Rao’s Cookbook and Rao’s Recipes from the Neighborhood. he passed away in 2017.