A tipster happened upon the above scene in front of Del Posto about an hour ago, noting that the campaign is being run by the Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York, a group that represents workers.
All restaurants in the Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich restaurant group, including Del Posto and Babbo, have been hit with a lawsuit that alleges the two committed labor violations. Bastianich has said the suit has no merit and that they will fight it to the end. For more, please read this vibrant comment thread.
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