RIYADH — Fairmont Riyadh announced the opening of Pesto, ”Italian Home Kitchen” with a unique, chef-led dining experience that strives to serve authentic Italian cuisine and spark culinary conversations among its valued guests.
Fairmont Riyadh’s General Manager Rizwan Shaikh welcomed distinguished guests and the guest of honor Italian Embassy Chargé d’affaires Counselor Valerio De Parolis.
Chef José Antonio Saggioma took the stage to speak about the sharing-based concept of Pesto, where guests are served comforting portions of authentic South Italian cuisine that is influenced by the bountiful Mediterranean agriculture and encompasses flavors of oregano, basil, and citrus.
Pesto’s homely ambience is accessorized by patterned floors, wooden accents, family style seating, and dining areas.
The open kitchen dominates the space, allowing the chefs to greet guests at the table and plan their personal culinary journey. For those looking for a more intimate experience, Pesto provides semi-private dining areas as part of their 80-person seating capacity.
Located in the Business Gate Complex with direct access to more than 60 corporations, Fairmont Riyadh is the nearest luxury hotel from King Khaled international Airport (KKIA) with easy access to Riyadh Front, Granada Business Park, King Abdullah Financial District, Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center and Princess Nora University.
Catering to sophisticated business and leisure travelers, Fairmont Riyadh offers a wide range of luxury services, amenities, and facilities that includes a selection of world-class dining options, a 4,500 sqm convention center and meeting rooms with elegant design, and attention to detail in every spacious room and suite.
With impeccable and unrivaled tailored experiences, Fairmont Riyadh invites you to relish every moment while our team takes care of everything else for you.