Plus, 'Masterchef' is "American Idol for foodies."
A pair of Babbo employees say they were forced to share their tips.
Mario Batali's megaplex is seeking managers without restaurant experience.
Food bloggers get the 'Misery' treatment in 'Bitter Feast.'
Plus: Batali's two new TV projects might get him behind the stove again.
Some are serving less meat; others are doubling up.
The group that has brought lawsuits against Daniel Boulud is now targeting Mario Batali.
Champagne fountains and an Andy Warhol piñata.
Was it Rachael Ray?
Plus, an Eataly update.
The Batali-Bastianich Hospitality Group's director of food safety and sustainability tells all.
Plus, Batali shares his weight-loss tips.
Also in this week's magazine: three new openings, and sunchokes are in season.
The food court of your dreams?
And a cavalcade of Outstanding Chefs will present.
The chef makes fettuccine with lobster and tomato sauce while Judah Friedlander looks on.
He'll design new menus for the first time since Otto.