Mia Francesca Trattoria

Restaurant Raleigh
4100 Main at North Hills St.
Raleigh, NC 27609

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Italian Comfort Food in the Capital City and the Triangle

Monday, March 9th, 2015

Mia F brushettaNorthern Italian food is extremely popular here in North Carolina and across the United States. Actually, when we think about it, tasting great Italian food fills all of us with good thoughts. Who doesn’t like bowls of pasta and hearty sauces? Mia Francesca Trattoria in North Hills, Midtown Raleigh, is a true Tuscany  Italian restaurant that focuses on both the mood and food. The best of Italy is right around the corner for many Triangle residents. Raleigh’s 440 Beltline at Six Forks (North Hills) is the world headquarters for Italian comfort food and all the benefits.

Each fresh seasonal menu creation comes to every table expertly served by our professional staff; and our culinary team uses only farm and ocean fresh ingredients to produce all of our “made from scratch” favorites. Executive Chef Zack VanGaasbeek and his entire Mia Francesca team are dedicated to the fine art of Italian cooking and pleasing our guests with the finest preparations available.

Mia Francesca believes in comfort food where an occasional, even weekly indulgence puts a smile on every guest. We always remember that comfort food just tastes good. Recent studies have suggested that the foods we love, both the healthy foods and the comfort cravings, improve our moods, create positive thoughts, and promote a great well-being. Food and mood do not just rhyme. They go together.

There is a great variety of Tuscany inspired Italian food here at Mia Francesca Trattoria. We offer several menus for our honored guests:

  • Lunch: Savor our marvelous Meat and Cheese Board, crisp Caesar Salad, and popular Italian pizza
  • Dinner: Experience our unique Lamb Meatballs, fresh Dinner Salad, and cheesy Chicken Parmesan
  • Gluten-free : Whether by choice or by necessity and dietary lifestyle, we offer an array delicious choices, guaranteed to wow everyone
  • Kids: We offer our tender pasta, cheese pizza, and chicken with fries
  • Weekend Brunch: Every weekend, we offer an enormous selection for Saturday and Sunday mornings. Check out our freshly-squeezed orange juice, House Buttermilk Pancakes, and Cheesy Polenta
  • Wine List: Our premium list of selective wines from all over the world create a picture of rolling hills and beautiful vineyards; our choices are available by the glass or by the bottle and we offer Monday specials; 50% off all wines every Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Dolci: Our classic Italian desserts (like Tiramisu) and other very popular dessert favorites, like Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake just make for sweet comfort. We even offer a Dessert Platter of our chef’s assorted selections for the whole table to enjoy

Additionally, our restaurant options give our guests a lot of choices for the good times:

  • Private Catering: Mia Francesca services the local North Raleigh and Capital City area
  • Private Events: Get togethers, gatherings, parties, formal business meetings and even regal wedding celebrations are welcomed by our staff with open arms
  • Gift Cards: Pick one up for friends and families to enjoy as a surprise or as a gifts to all those who find comfort in great Italian food and atmosphere!

Our comfortable, yet elegant, surroundings have gained a popular following in the Triangle area. Guests appreciate Mia Francesca Trattoria’s fine Italian cuisine. And we appreciate the fact that food and mood indeed go together! From healthy to just plain tastes good, come to Mia Francesca in North Raleigh!

What are you doing on Easter Sunday? We would love to see you.


Enjoy our Easter Brunch and Lunch on Sunday April 5th and enjoy a great time with family and friends!

Please check out the video demonstration of our IRON CHEF Zach’s making traditional Italian Biscotti

Check out all of our Italian Food recipes!

Visit us here at http://miafrancescaraleigh.com

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Mia Francesca Trattoria

4100 Main at North Hills Street

Raleigh, NC 27609

Phone: (919) 278-1525

Photo: Mia Francesca Trattoria



The Best Pasta in Raleigh – Mia Francesca Trattoria in North Hills

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Looking for The Best Pasta in Raleigh?

For the best pasta in Raleigh is at Mia Francesca Trattoria the Raleigh restaurant. We continue to bring the best Northern Italian cuisine to the greater Raleigh area.Best Pasta Raleigh, NC Located in the growing North Hills complex that features shopping boutiques, office spaces, a movie theatre and gym, the eatery is located at 4100 Main at North Hills street.

If the best pasta in Raleigh is what you are looking for then make every date on your calendar one to remember and enjoy an intimate, romantic dinner for two, a family gathering filled with smiles and laughter, and have entertaining lunch with friends any day of the week. If there is an occasion, Mia Francesca Trattoria is the restaurant of choice in the Triangle. We also offer the best pasta in Raleigh in private dining rooms that can accommodate various business activities and networking groups. Rehearsal dinner and wedding receptions are perfect when they are experienced with the highest level of service and culinary excellence possible.

Having the best pasta is Raleigh is reallyabout great handmade pasta! You simply have not had pasta until you have tasted Mia Francesca’s flavorful, authentic Italian pasta offerings. Our Linguine e Carpesante features sea scallops with roasted artichokes, garlic, white wine, and tomato basil sauce. Our Penne con Panchetta includes Italian Sausage with sundried tomatoes, garlic, white wine, tomato basil sauce, and Laura Chanel goat cheese. Our Gnocchi con Pesto has sautéed potato dumplings with basil pesto, pine nuts, chopped tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella. Plus we have a great Gluten Free menu – featuring gluten free pastas!

The Restaurant with the Best Pasta in Raleigh

You can also enjoy our definitive Spaghetti and Meatballs perfectly presented in a delightful tomato basil sauce. Our Spaghetti alla Bolognese showcases three hearty meats (beef, veal, and pork) along with fresh herbs, tomato basil sauce, and Parmigiano Reggiano. Our Penne Rapini offers Penne pasta served with broccoli rabe, cherry tomatoes, garlic, olive oil, and shaved parmesan. Our Aragosta Cappellachi is a juicy Maine lobster filled with fresh pasta, spring peas, baby spinach, and a lovely lobster cream sauce. Last, and equally superb, is our Penne Pollo Diavola, a grilled local farms chicken breast with kalamata olives, capers, chili flakes, and spicy tomato basil.

Not Only The Best Pasta in Raleigh…

In addition to our tender and flavorful pasta, Mia Francesca Trattoria offers so much more with savory appetizers (like calamari or bruschetta), farm-fresh salads, authentic Italian pizzas (with the option to pick your own toppings for your personal taste), superior shore to table seafood, moist farm raised chicken, and mouthwatering lamb chops. Not to mention our scrumptious desserts you can enjoy with one of our choice wines or soothing coffees. We have something for everyone at Mia Francesca Trattoria!

Click below, review our very latest menu, and then stop in for the dining experience you will always remember. We look forward to seeing you.


Visit us here: http://miafrancescaraleigh.com

Lunch Menu | Dinner Menu | Dolci Menu Brunch Menu | Gluten Free Menu

4100 Main at North Hills Street

Raleigh, NC 27609

Phone: (919) 278-1525
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