Villard Michel Richard Will Open on October 10

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Grub hears that the D.C.-based chef’s new restaurant inside the New York Palace is scheduled to launch on Thursday, October 10. Expect a 100-seat French-American bistro, a 46-seat fine-dining Gallery area, and a pastry-and-sandwich shop called Pomme Palais. [Earlier]