An early scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s To Catch A Thief takes place at Bertani’s restaurant.
Bertani, played by French actor Charles Vanel, is a former member of the French Resistance who, alongside John Robie (Cary Grant’s character), fought against the Germans in World War 2.
Several Le Stuff readers have asked about the location of the restaurant and if there actually was, or is, a real restaurant there.
I’ll try to clear up the mystery.
Bertani (left) with John Robie (Cary Grant) and Foussard
The terrace scene was filmed on the western edge of Continue reading