Watch Alice Waters Discuss Chez Panisse’s Postfire Renovations


Potluck Video’s Ali Rosen sat down with Alice Waters to talk about the three-and-a-half-month process of rehabilitating Chez Panisse after the fire in March. “I always wanted a beautiful ceiling in the dining room, and we found someone who could put up silver leaf,” says Waters. “It has a kind of elegance now.” She also had the opportunity to make the restaurant handicap-accessible. Hear more about the changes, straight ahead.