Merhan El Massry
Director of Public Relations
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh
P.O. Box: 13048, AlHada Area,
Mekkah Road, Riyadh 11493,
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Merhan.Elmassry@RitzCarlton.com
(P) +966 11 802 8020 ext: 8628
(F) +966 11 8028999
Chef Riccardo Pinna heralds a new era for Italian fine dining establishment
Riyadh, KSA, March 2017 –The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, revealed a new landmark in the Kingdom’s gastronomic scene with brand new offerings at Azzurro, the Italian fine-dining restaurant. With a new chef at its helm and a menu on offer, Azzurro plates up Italy’s best-loved dishes with dollops of panache and flavor, under the culinary vision of Riccardo Pinna
The delicious Azzurro at The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh presents expansive views of the stunning indoor pool on the ground level, which features garden views from the floor-to-ceiling windows that compliments the phenomenal royal blue schemes of its interior design. The restaurant’s setting is warm and graceful with blend of comfortable built-in sofas and chairs that gives you the feel of intimate luxury.
Azzurro’s ambiance, service, offerings and taste simply form the authentic Italian experience that guests look for when choosing to dine in a fine Italian dinning cuisine. Azzurro menu offers a fusion of dishes from the most famous gastronomic regions of Italy with great emphasis on the southern region that takes you through a journey of authenticity with a modern twist. A vast variety of dishes from homemade pasta to Neapolitan pizza, and the traditional ossobuco alla Milanese with saffron risotto and parmigiano fondue, tuna steak, beef tenderloin.
Azzurro at The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, is open daily for dinner from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.; closed Saturdays