Charleston chef Robert Wong dies suddenly
May 30, 2012 ·
A noted chef and restauranteur in Charleston has died. Robert Wong owned the Bridge Road Bistro and other restaurants across the state.
Wong collapsed yesterday after a tennis match. Earlier this spring, the chef began a series
of cooking demonstrations at the state culture center that featured Appalachian
Wong was 50 years old.
A native of San Francisco,
Wong became executive chef at the Greenbrier, Glade Springs and Snowshoe
He opened the Bridge Road Bistro and several
other food businesses in Charleston
and around the state.
He is survived
by his wife Sherri and two sons.