Comments on: Mia Francesca Now Open The Latest in Retail, Entertainment, and Development in Raleigh Mon, 14 Sep 2015 21:31:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Northhills45 Fri, 21 Oct 2011 21:45:00 +0000 The space was initially supposed to be a Ruth’s Chris. The hotel ran into some issues that delayed construction and the deal with Ruth’s Chris fell through. Obviously Ruth’s Chris did just fine by taking the former JK’s space. The GM of the hotel is from Chicago, and is familiar with the restaurant. Agree that it is similar to Vivace, but Piola has its own charm and will be fine. Cinelli’s probably won’t last, and surely Kane will like to get that space back on the market. ]]>