This Festive Season, enjoy meaningful moments at Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Resort with your loved ones. A unique place to discover hygge: the feeling of coziness, conviviality, familiarity, and good food in an intimate atmosphere.
While it is more commonly known for its sun-drenched summer holidays, Rome also offers an idyllic winter escape. Throughout the festive season, the Eternal City transforms into a winter haven with decorations and trinkets, as well as hot drinks and tasty treats.
Guests will delight in special Christmas Eve dinners at both La Pergola, the first and only three-Michelin-starred restaurant in Rome by renowned Chef Heinz Beck, and the Uliveto Restaurant under the direction of Executive Chef Fabio Boschero. Both experiences will be accompanied by live piano music.
Christmas Eve Dinner at La Pergola by Chef Heinz Beck
La Pergola, situated on the hotel’s panoramic terrace, takes guests on a festive gastronomic journey. Headed up by world-class Chef Heinz Beck, guests are invited to indulge in a sumptuous Christmas dinner carefully curated for an unforgettable experience. The menu features Marinated amberjack with goat yogurt, cucumber, and “carpione” snow, Scallops with cauliflower and extract of oxidized onion, Crustaceans with mushrooms in oil and red fruit, Squid Tortellini with seafood and basil sauce, Red Mullet and pumpkin with fennel flowerheads flavor, Lobster on artichokes with black truffle, Turbot, and winter scents, and a Variation of chocolate with iced hemp powder to end the night on a sweet note.
Price AED 2,118 per person
Date and Time: Thursday, 24th December, from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
Christmas Eve Dinner at Uliveto Restaurant by Executive Chef Fabio Boschero
On Christmas Eve, Executive Chef Fabio Boschero and his team will serve an equally impressive eight-course dinner banquet at Uliveto Restaurant. Guests can enjoy gourmet specialties overlooking the hotel’s vast verdant parkland. There, they can savor a range of delectable dishes, including Sautéed scallop served with pea soup and caviar, Salmon gravlax with mashed potatoes, yogurt and horseradish, Lobster with green cardamom butter, lemon and ginger, Phyllo pastry baskets with Taleggio cheese and vegetable brunoise, Cannolo with whipped codfish and truffle, accompanied by homemade bread and salty panettone. Each course promises a world of flavors to share and experience with your nearest and dearest. The live stations will be offering Artichoke and saffron tortello, red prawns and marjoram, and Codfish confit served with corn crumble, onion, coriander, sprouts, and emulsion of Amalfi lemon. End the meal on a sweet note created by Executive Pastry Chef Dario Nuti, Pineapple marinade and Maraschino mousse followed by Garland of sweet shortbread and Christmas flavors.
Price AED 426 per person
Date and Time: Thursday, 24th December, from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Christmas Brunch at the Garden Lobby
Rome Cavalieri invites its guests to celebrate Christmas the Italian way with a brunch like no other, where authentic local flavors have been handed down from generation to generation through real Italian recipes. Executive Chef Fabio Boschero and the fantastic team at Uliveto have carefully crafted a festive menu to remember, from Italian cold cuts to polenta and mulled wine, with the warm and toasty comfort of a crackling fireplace.
Followed by a sweet Christmas Toast for some mouth-watering desserts created by Executive Pastry Chef Dario Nuti, served with spirits tasting. This authentic Christmas celebration is perfectly accompanied by live music for a truly magical feast. The event will be held in the Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace, starting from 9 pm to midnight.
Brunch Price: AED 758 per adult and AED 346 per child
Date and Time: Friday 25th December, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Gifts and kid’s entertainment from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Sweet Christmas Toast Price: AED 173 per adult
Christmas Dinner at La Pergola by Chef Heinz Beck
The festivities continue at La Pergola with a decadent dinner curated by the internationally acclaimed three Michelin-starred Chef Heinz Beck, perfectly paired with an impressive selection of wines from the restaurant’s own wine cellar, which boasts over 70,000 bottles. From decadent Duck foie gras with apple and cinnamon to a delicious Lamb with braised Belgian endive, hazelnuts and beans, topped off with a traditional Christmas dessert, it will be an experience that all gastronomes will not want to miss.
Price AED 2,116 per person
Date and Time: Friday 25th December, from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
New Year’s Eve Grand Gala by Executive Chef Fabio Boschero and The Uliveto Team
For those seeking a glamorous New Year’s Eve, they will never forget, the iconic Rome Cavalieri has an entire evening planned, inspired by the magic of the Eternal City. The evening commences with a lavish Gala dinner at Uliveto restaurant featuring an impressive menu created by Executive Chef Fabio Boschero which includes: Steamed oysters with horseradish sauce and passion fruit jelly, Scallops au gratin, Grilled razor-shell with lemon oil and parsley, Oven-baked venus clams with aioli sauce, Duck terrine with sautéed winter root salad and red fruit sauce, Shellfish saccottini with Armagnac sauce and sea asparagus, Amberjack sous vide at 60°on Mediterranean almond pesto sauce, Pomegranate and cucumber sorbet, vanilla and champagne, Veal fillet in puffed quinoa crust with saffron potato mousse, asparagus tips and Barolo sauce. Finally, the New Years’ Eve Grand Dessert by Pastry Chef Dario Nuti featuring Litchi, raspberry, and champagne.
Price AED 1,685 per person
Venue: Uliveto Restaurant
Date & Time: Thursday, 31st December, from 7:30 pm.
New Year’s Eve Grand Gala at La Pergola Restaurant by Chef Heinz Beck
To help guests create new memories together, Rome Cavalieri has crafted a magical line-up of experiences. Headed up by world-class Chef Heinz Beck, guests are invited to indulge in a sumptuous New Year’s Eve Grand Gala at Rome’s only three-Michelin star restaurant, La Pergola, carefully curated for an unforgettable gastronomy experience. The menu includes Oyster with artichoke mojito, Red shrimp on avocado with lemongrass tapioca and lime, Marinated amberjack with celeriac and black truffle, Pumpkin cooked in clay with smoked leek mayonnaise, chestnuts, and roasted barley infusion, Parsnip tortellini with extract of oxidized mushrooms, almonds and white truffle from Alba, Grilled cauliflower with caviar and caper leaves, Turbot with mountain curry and hummus of walnut and chard, Venison on consistencies of carrot and cardamom. Everythingtopped off with a New Year’s Eve Dessert.
Price AED 5,616 per person
Venue: La Pergola
Date & Time: Thursday 31st December, from 8:30 pm.
New Year’s Eve with a view and the HYGGE Bubble party
The party continues with a glitzy affair at Terrazza Degli Aranci, where guests can ring in the New Year with one of the best views of the city’s awe-inspiring fireworks. Finally, end the night’s celebrations at Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace, with the finest bubbles served with salted delicacies while enjoying live music. This is an evening not to be missed!
New Year’s Eve with A View
Price AED 820 per person
Venue: Terrazza Degli Aranci
Date & Time: Thursday, 31st December, from 10:00 pm.
HYGGE bubble Party
Price: AED 820 per person
Venue: Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace
Date & Time: Thursday 31st December, from 10:00 pm till dawn.
New Year’s Day Brunch with Live Music
The celebrations continue with new Year’s Day with an Italian Brunch at Garden Lobby, showcasing live music a traditional and regional culinary menu by Executive Chef Fabio Boshero and the Uliveto Team. Children can also enjoy a wide range of selection of entertainment and games.
Price: AED 673 per adult/ 303 per Child
Venue: Garden Lobby
Date and Time: Friday, 1st January, from 1 pm till 4 pm