Born out of an inherent love of all things Italian, Aperitivo utilizes local ingredients and authentic Italian flavors to create incredible meals that will be a memorable aspect of any exploration of the New Bern dining scene. Located in the heart of the downtown area, and easy to reach for visitors staying throughout the historic district, this little gem is a great way to experience a world of flavor without ever leaving the Inner Banks.
Aperitivo has a deliciously distinct menu that features an ever-changing array of appetizers (or Antipasti), salads, and entrees, to the delight if Italian food fans everywhere. Though the menu may change with the season, patrons can expect to feast on Italian favorites like Burrata with olive oil, Antipasti plates, shrimp scampi, lamb chops, risottos, and pasta dishes that are brimming with flavor. The Italian influence pairs nicely with regional seafood or southern staples, and patrons will enjoy a delicious waterfront view thanks to Aperitivo’s setting along Front Street in the center of New Bern. With a relaxed and intimate setting, and plenty of rave reviews from both local and visiting patrons alike, Aperitivo is a unique addition to the local dining scene that will have diners coming back for more.