The 1,525 sq ft venue will open on 20 The Broadway in November on the site of the former SAMA Asian kitchen restaurant. The 60-cover restaurant will trade across two floors – ground and basement.
Franco Manca told Restaurant magazine in January that it plans to open a modest six sites a year for the next few years and may consider opening outside of London in a couple of years.
The operation is run by the former chief executive of PizzaExpress David Page and is the brainchild of Naples-born Giuseppe Mascoli.
Shelley Sandzer acted on behalf of SAMA in Wimbledon which sold the lease of the premises to Franco Manca.