Mario Batali

Mario Batali Still Hasn’t Been Bought Out From His Restaurants

Mario Batali.<p>In May, the owners of Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group declared in a statement that they intended to fully buy out co-founder Mario …

Mario Batali

Chef at Eataly groped busboy’s butt: suit

Mamma mia!<p>A busboy at Mario Batali’s Italian food mecca Eataly says a chef was more interested in his derriere than making sure the pasta was al …

Sexual Harassment

Mario Batali’s Otto Briefly Shuttered by Health Department for Mice Infestation

The Department of Health temporarily closed popular Greenwich Village pizza and pasta restaurant <b>Otto Enoteca e Pizzeria</b> on Monday for sanitary violations that included mice and roach infestations.<p>The sprawling restaurant — owned by <b>Mario Batali</b>, who’s stepped away from day-to-day operations since …

New York City

All Three of Mario Batali’s Las Vegas Restaurants Close Earlier Than Expected

The three restaurants on the Strip co-owned by disgraced chef <b>Mario Batali</b> closed over the weekend, a full five days before parent company B&B Hospitality anticipated locking the doors.<p>Batali’s business partner <b>Joe Bastianich</b> announced that three of the duo’s restaurants would close back in May when …

Las Vegas

Chefs Flee Mario Batali Restaurant Amid Continuing Sexual Assault Allegations

The embattled chef's food empire continues to crumble.<p>Mario Batali's New York City restaurant La Sirena is losing its two most prominent chefs as …

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Upgrade<p>While Boston has never been a city to fawn over imported star chefs (Jean-Georges, we hardly knew ye), Mario Batali has fared quite well...<p>800 …

Boston

Nancy Silverton Wants To Revive Carnevino in Los Angeles

Nancy Silverton, the Los Angeles-based chef who’s won a number of James Beard Foundation awards and proven herself a maven in the fields of baking and Italian cooking, may take now disgraced chef Mario Batali’s Carnevino Italian Steakhouse to LA. Silverton took on a leadership role at the embattled …

Los Angeles

Chef Mario Batali accused of groping Newton woman in Boston restaurant

A Newton woman is accusing celebrity chef Mario Batali of inappropriately touching her while at a Boston restaurant last year.

Celebrity Chefs

David Chang Discusses #MeToo and Mario Batali

The Momofuku and Majordomo chef also credits millennials with changing the restaurant industry's culture.<p>In two recent interviews, one with Recode …

Mario Batali

Chef Mario Batali accused of groping Massachusetts woman in Boston restaurant

A Newton, Massachusetts, woman is accusing celebrity chef Mario Batali of inappropriately touching her while at a Boston restaurant last year.

Celebrity Chefs

Report: More women come forward with sexual misconduct claims against Mario Batali

More women have reportedly come forward with sexual misconduct claims against celebrity chef Mario Batali.<p>Eater published an extensive report on Wednesday that includes the accounts of 7 women who say Batali inappropriately touched them.<p>According to the site, the number of women who have made …

New York City

Mario Batali Accused Of Misconduct By Seven Additional Women – Report

Seven additional women are accusing disgraced chef Mario Batali, the former co-host of ABC’s <i>The Chew</i>, of alleged inappropriate touching in public, …

Mario Batali

Mario Batali Allegedly Groped Fan in Back Bay Restaurant Last Year

The fallout from sexual misconduct allegations against chef and restaurateur Mario Batali, first reported by Eater NY in December 2017, has been swift.<p>Within that first report, Batali did not deny the allegations, saying that they “match up” with his behavior, and he announced that he’d be stepping …

Boston

Mario Batali: More Women Come Forward Accusing The Celebrity Chef Of Sexual Misconduct

As the NYPD continues its investigation into allegations of sexual assault against the celebrity chef, more women are sharing their stories of past …

New Orleans

Chef David Chang Calls For Stronger “Moral Compass” In Wake Of Mario Batali Revelations

As several women have come forward to accuse Mario Batali of sexual misconduct, celebrity chef David Chang said the restaurant community needs a …

Entertainment Industry

Mario Batali accused by 3 women of sexual misconduct in New Orleans: report | NOLA.com

Mario Batali groped and forcefully kissed three women at New Orleans events, according to a new report Wednesday (May 30) from Eater, which details …

New Orleans

Mario Batali Accused Of Groping Fans Who Approached Him — And There Are DISGUSTING PHOTOS!

The accusations against <b>Mario Batali</b> just keep coming!<p>Several women accused Batali of harassment in an <i>Eater</i> exposé — followed shortly after by a …

Sexual Harassment

Mario Batali Accused of Groping and Forcibly Kissing Fans

As the NYPD continues its investigation into allegations that celebrity chef Mario Batali drugged and raped two women, accusations of sexual …

New Orleans

‘Ugly Delicious’ Host: Industry Needs Better ‘Moral Compass’ After Mario Batali Accusations

"The only thing I know I can do right now is to make our own company better," Chef and Netflix personality David Chang says<p>Chef and restauranteur David Chang, host of the Netflix show “Ugly Delicious,” said during the annual Code conference Wednesday that the restaurant industry is changing in the …

Sexual Harassment

Report: 3 women accuse chef Mario Batali of groping, unwanted advances at New Orleans events

Famed chef Mario Batali has been accused by three women of unwanted sexual contact in separate incidents around New Orleans in the past 11 years, …

Baton Rouge

What should I do with my Mario Batali cookbooks now?

Our family moved to a new home this weekend, and one thing I’m delighted about is we’ll now have room in our kitchen to display our many cookbooks. …

Woody Allen

Women Allege Mario Batali Sexually Harassed Them at Donald Link and Emeril Lagasse’s Fundraisers

Two women are alleging that Mario Batali sexually harassed them at or following the glitzy Bal Masqué held annually to raise funds for Donald Link and Stephen Stryjewski’s foundation, according to a report published today by Eater NY. Another woman, previously anonymous, claims Batali harassed her …

New Orleans

Mario Batali's Sexual Misconduct Reckoning Continues: 3 of His Las Vegas Restaurants Will Close

The repercussions for chef Mario Batali continue.<p>After multiple allegations of sexual misconduct were leveled against the celebrity chef, three of …

Retail

Mario Batali's Sexual Misconduct Reckoning Continues

Three of the celebrity chef's Las Vegas restaurants will close.<p>The repercussions for chef Mario Batali continue.<p>After multiple allegations of sexual …

Las Vegas

Mario Batali's Vegas Restaurants To Close After Sexual Assault Claims

The announcement comes days after authorities launched an investigation into the celebrity chef.<p>Three of Mario Batali’s restaurants in Las Vegas are closing after the celebrity chef was accused of sexually assaulting multiple women, prompting a police investigation.<p>Carnevino, B&B Ristorante and …

Las Vegas

Mario Batali’s Three Las Vegas Restaurants Are Closing

Doors will shut July 27.<p>For the first time since sexual harassment and assault claims were brought forth against chef Mario Batali, one of his …

Las Vegas

Michelle Wolf Ripped Into Mario Batali on Her New Show

This weekend, Netflix premiered the first episode of its new series <i>The Break With Michelle Wolf</i>. In it, the comedian — perhaps you remember her White …

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Mario Batali's Las Vegas restaurants to close amid sexual assault allegations

Three of Mario Batali’s Las Vegas Strip restaurants are to close, amid allegations of sexual misconduct including rape and the famed chef’s efforts to counter them.<p>Last week, Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group partner Joe Bastianich sent a letter to nearly 300 workers at Carnevino, B&B …

Food (UK)

Michelle Wolf Says Sarah Huckabee Sanders 'Has the Mario Batali Of Personalities'

"If anyone’s an expert on hypocrites, it’s Sarah Huckabee Sanders," said Wolf.<p>Michelle Wolf took another jab at Sarah Huckabee Sanders during the first episode of her new Netflix show, “The Break with Michelle Wolf,” on Sunday night.<p>“She has the Mario Batali of personalities,” said Wolf during a …

Entertainment

Mario Batali’s Las Vegas Strip restaurants to close

Mario Batali's three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will shut down July 27, officials said Friday, as the celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women.<p>Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group partner Joe Bastianich sent a letter to nearly 300 workers about the closures of …

Las Vegas