Sacramento’s historic California Fruit Building will become The Exchange Hotel next summer.
It also now been revealed that its in-house Italian restaurant will be named Ecce-llente!
The 100-room boutique hotel will be in the 10-story former home of the California Fruit Exchange.
American Hospitality Services under the Curio Collection by Hilton will run the hotel.
Tuscan executive chef Stefano Chiarugi will run the ground-floor Ecce-llente! He has previous experience operating Italian kitchens in Las Vegas.
Whitney Johnson, the designer of Ecce-llente!, commented: “We feel like there’s this opportunity to be really impactful from the chefs to the design to the food and telling Italy’s story through Sacramento.”