Indagare Ambassador: Fabio Salini

Fabio Salini is one of Rome’s premier jewelers, crafting exceptional pieces that are both opulent and contemporary. He brilliantly plays with lavish materials and textures like coral, rose gold, colored diamonds and leather to create visionary pieces that have decorated international royalty and celebrities. Having started his career at the haute jewelry houses of Cartier and Bulgari, Salini now showcases his designs at his own atelier on Rome’s Via de Monserrato, which is open exclusively by appointment only. Here, he talks to Indagare about his favorite places to dine in Rome and Sicily, his most transformative trip and how his travels have inspired his exquisite creations.

Read more about the Indagare Insider Trips to Rome in April and October.

What restaurant do you always bring out of towners to in Rome and Sicily?
In Rome, Al Moro and La Manna in Noto, Sicily

Courtesy Al Moro

Which restaurant do you think has the best view?
The rooftop restaurant at Hotel Hassler in Rome and I Rizzari in Brucoli, Sicily

Related: Top Tables Rome

Do you have a favorite restaurant for a special occasion?
Pierluigi in Rome and Accursio in Modica, Sicily

Courtesy Pierluigi

Do you have a favorite restaurant for a casual meal with friends?
Settimio al Pellegrino in Rome and il Dammuso in Noto, Sicily

Related: Q&A with Rome Culinary Expert Katie Parla

Do you have a favorite store to pick up special gifts?
Sturni Antiques in Rome and Il Mobile della Nonna in Rosolini, Sicily

Do you have a favorite walk or neighborhood to browse?
Aventino and Giardino degli Aranci in Rome and Riserva di Vendicari, Sicily

Related: Indagare Picks: Rome

– Kira Reinke on February 16, 2017

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