Mini Palais, Modern French restaurant inside the Grand Palais Museum, Avenue Winston Churchill 75008 Paris. Daily 10 am to midnight. 3 Michelin star chef at Le Bristol, Eric Frechon is the consultant who creates the menu.
The Redentore Terrazza Suite’s spacious roof terrace—a rarity on the Grand Canal—offers incomparable views of the magnificent Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute and the rest of Venice; the furnishings include armchairs by Dedon.
Les Deux Magots, Paris: The name originally belonged to a fabric and novelty shop at nearby 23 Rue de Buci. The shop sold silk lingerie and took its name from a popular play of the moment entitled Les Deux Magots de la Chine (Two Figurines from China).