An inside source tells Eater NY that chef Michael White's Altamarea Group will take over the restaurants at Bedford Post Inn in Upstate New York, which is co-owned by actor Richard Gere. While Michael White and crew revamp the menus and install an outdoor grill in May, Gere will continue to run the inn and its yoga studio. [Eater NY]
UPDATE 3/4 3:30pm: Eater NY has official word that Altamarea Group is partnering with the Bedford Post Inn. Says Gere: "We are delighted to have Ahmass Fakahany and Chef Michael White come to Bedford to take the culinary program at the Bedford Post Inn to new heights."