Amaranto (bar) 1

Four Seasons Hotel, Hamilton Place, Park Lane , London, W1J 7DR

SquareMeal Review of Amaranto (bar)

Glitzy, opulent luxe; well-drilled staff; impressive wine library; some of Scotland’s finest malts; Cognac fit for Napoleon himself – Amaranto’s bar feels like a super-rich Italian’s villa, complete with lashings of blood-red drama in its expensively gussied-up rooms. Obviously, you’ll have to try the Hamilton Place martini (Cavalli vodka, Martini Gold by Dolce & Gabbana, & that all-important flaked gold sprinkle at £18.50), although the smart money is on the range of negronis – Cynar, sbagliato or the diverso with its memories of Sicilian orange groves. Also check out the cinnamon fig sour served with mounds of moreish salted nibbles. Rock up for lavender iced tea, classic English afternoon tea or the Italianate Dolce Vita version (think Anita Ekberg meets Marcello Mastroianni) – otherwise there’s a full Italian menu in the adjoining restaurant.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Hyde Park Corner Tube Station 487m

Green Park Tube Station 545m

Address

Address: Four Seasons Hotel, Hamilton Place, Park Lane , London W1J 7DR

Area: Mayfair Oxford Street

Opening times

Mon-Sat 11am-1am Sun 12N-12M

Nearby Landmarks

Curzon Mayfair Cinema 305m

Buckingham Palace 397m

Details

Telephone: 020 7319 5206

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