Salotto 42, Rome
The Hunters love aperitivo. Many might think aperitivo is the italian version of ‘Happy Hour’, but not at all. Aperitivo is a pre-dinner drink and nibble. Coming home from work, having your friends with you, put some snacks on the table, poor a nice drink and than it’s time to eat, drink and chat. Nothing better than this combination. It’s good to enjoy aperitivo at home, but going out might be even better. In Italy you have aperitivo at many bars. When you order a drink, you can get nibbles from the bar. The variety of nibbles differ for every bar. In general it consists of bruschetta’s, salads and prosciutto’s. The Hunters happen to know the perfect apperitivo spot in Rome, the city of aperitivo. It is Salotto 42, located on Piazza di Pietra, very close to the Pantheon. Salotto is THE place were the fashion crowd have their after work for after dinner drinks. So don’t be surprised when you bump into Franca Sozzani or the Fendi family. Salotto 42 serves delicious drinks and has a variety of bites: Sushi, pasta salad and variety of vegatables. However the snacks are different every time you come her. Salotto is very modern, nice creative crowd and located on a romantic piazza. Because italian style aperitivo, is outside. So when your visiting Rome, and wanna life like an Italian, do it like the italians, go for aperitivo at Salotto. Have a couple of drinks and bites, have a laugh and chat with your friends and than at 11 o’clock you go to get the rest of your dinner at some other nice restaurant. Obika for example. Salute!