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Why Mario Batali bailed on Fort Point spot

A day after Mario Batali announced that he’s bailing on his much-anticipated South Boston restaurant, we know the reason why.

In case you missed it, the celebrity chef whose empire of eateries includes Babbo, Del Posto, Eataly NYC, and OTTO tweeted over the weekend that his plan to open a pizzeria at 320 Summer St. in Fort Point “isn’t looking good right now.”

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