‘RHOBH’: Lisa Rinna Shades Lisa Vanderpump’s Villa Blanca Closure

by Jeremy Spirogis
Lisa Vanderpump and Lisa Rinna

Lisa Rinna and Lisa Vanderpump had been by no means good pals on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Rinna was at all times skeptical of the restauranteur and known as her out each second she may. After studying that Villa Blanca was closing its doorways for good, Rinna didn’t miss the chance to take a bit of dig at her former co-star.

Lisa Vanderpump and Lisa Rinna
Lisa Vanderpump and Lisa Rinna | Nicole Weingart/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images / Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images

Why is Villa Blanca closing?

Vanderpump’s companies have allegedly been hit arduous as a result of pandemic. Her institutions have remained closed all through the COVID-19 shock. Although her neighbors have opened to promoting takeout good, Vanderpump has not supplied that service to her loyal followers.

In the previous days, there have been rumors that her Beverly Hills restaurant, Villa Blanca, was shutting its doorways for good. Many of her die-hard followers remained skeptical on the information however Vanderpump herself confirmed the closure.

“Although there have been many untrue articles in the past week or so about the reasons for closing Villa Blanca, we are indeed going to be closing up our doors for good,” she instructed Daily Mail.

The restaurant was closely featured on RHOBH and coincidentally it’s closing after Vanderpump determined to stop the present. Vanderpump additionally stated that she was having points along with her landlord as they didn’t need to negotiate her lease.

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“If the landlord had been willing to renegotiate and the lease wasn’t ending, we would have reopened, but unfortunately with Coronavirus, the situation was beyond our control,” Vanderpump added.

After 12 years in Beverly Hills, Villa Blanca will probably be no extra, no less than in that location for now. Vanderpump stays hopeful that she will be able to relaunch the idea at one other location sooner or later.

“While saying goodbye to the location where we have actively served the Beverly Hills community for 12 years and employed hundreds of Angelenos, is a sad time for us, we are excited to perhaps bring Villa Blanca back in the future at a different location – as its staff and customers have always been a family,” she defined.

Lisa Rinna takes a dig

Rinna is not any fan of Vanderpump and when she discovered the information of the restaurant closure, she took a shot on the former housewife.

“She just keeps running,” Rinna posted on her Instagram Stories.

Rinna was not performed although, she additionally taunted Vanderpump with speaking to a former friend, additionally featured on RHOBH Season 1.

“I think it would be fun to have cocktails with Cedric,” Rinna wrote.

If followers thought Rinna was performed poking the bear, she wasn’t. After Sarah Paulson made an look on Watch What Happens Live, talked about her encounter with Vanderpump. The American Horror Story star didn’t have a constructive expertise and doubled down on her feedback.

“Bless the fans, bless the people who have their back, that’s great,” she said. “But there’s a kind of vitriol that was like… wow. I didn’t say she was a terrible person, I simply said she wasn’t that nice to me. She wasn’t and that’s ok, it wasn’t a character assassination. She wasn’t that friendly.”

Furthermore, when Rinna noticed the story posted on-line she replied on Instagram writing: “I love Sarah Paulson.”

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs Wednesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on Bravo.

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