David Bouley has sold his apartment on East 10th Street for $1.4 million, a million less than what it was first listed for back in 2007.
Daniel Boulud is about to be single again: His wife, Michelle, filed for divorce. Whether the split could affect his assets, including Bar Boulud and DBGB, is as yet unknown.
Anita Lo of Annisa weighed in — again — on the question of women chefs: “I’m always seeing pictures of Eric Ripert and David Chang and Tom Colicchio hanging out. … [T]he women are not doing that.”
David Santos of 5 & Diamond has hired his big brother, Carlos, as the general manager at the restaurant. Carlos worked previously at Cru.
Mario Batali, who is already being sued by former employees over labor law violations, is also in talks with the Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York over a separate case.