Mario Batali Cooks in Boston on May 17

Mario Batali, happy to be here.

Once Babbo opens, we'll have the chance to eat Batali's food any time we want. Until then, visit Radius on May 17 for a dinner with him and Michael Schlow, who will close the restaurant on June 29. The six-course dinner benefits the Mario Batali Foundation; cost is $150 including wine pairings. Call 617-426-1234 for reservations. Naturally, Radius has a full send-off schedule; see that ahead.

Cooking Class with Michael Schlow: The Greatest Hits of Radius
Saturday, June 1, 11 a.m.
Schlow shares stories, secrets, and his favorite Radius recipes. $125 per person includes coffee and morning pastries, and a cooking class followed by a three-course lunch with wine pairings. Seating is limited; reservations are required by phone: 617-426-1234.

Radius Alumni Dinner
He welcomes back some of his biggest and brightest stars for a multi-course, collaborative dinner that pays tribute to everyone’s time at Radius. $150 per person includes dinner and wine pairings; tax and gratuity are extra. Seating is limited; reservations are required by phone: 617-426-1234.

Greatest Hits Tasting Menu
The four-course tasting menu ($65 per person) highlights the restaurant's “greatest hits," including seared scallops with wild mushrooms, spinach fondue and Meyer lemon, plus their long-lasting ribeye. The tasting menu is offered during regular dinner hours, beginning at 5:30 p.m.