David Bouley Gets $1.4M for Two Bedrooms; Daniel Boulud a Free Man


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.
[NY Times]

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.”
[Grub Street]

David Santos of 5 & Diamond has hired his big brother, Carlos, as the general manager at the restaurant. Carlos worked previously at Cru.
[Grub Street]

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.