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‘RHONJ’ Filming Hot Spot Owned By Hollywood Producer Franco Porporino Getting A Remodel

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Source: Melissa Gorga; Instagram

Jan. 5 2019, Updated 12:07 a.m. ET

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The most notorious celebrity hot spot favored by Melissa Gorga and the Real Housewives of New Jersey is getting a face lift and has the exclusive details.

Hollywood producer Franco Porporino is in the midst of giving his ever-popular restaurant, Fresco Da Franco in Montclair, New Jersey, a complete makeover.

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Teresa Giudice and her castmates on the Real Housewives of New Jersey have filmed multiple episodes of the hit Bravo show in the restaurant over the years.

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“Think Bagatelle meets Cipriani meets St. Tropez,” Porporino told about the remodel. “There will be no other spot that can even come close to compare, that I can assure you of.”

RHONJ stars Gorga and Margaret Josephs recently dined in the Jersey fave.

Porporino is an executive producer of the reboot of Discovery Channel’s hit series American Chopper and is producing partners with celebrity comedian George Lopez.

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With the unique “Fresco Da Franco” dining experience, the East Coast eatery had Joe Budden and his fiancé Cyn in filming an episode of Love & Hip Hop New York as well as Kim Kardashian’s bestie Foodgod Jonathan Cheban stop by.

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