Aperitivi hours offer a social outlet where you can relax, enjoy a glass of wine and light snacks in the company of friends before heading out for dinner. Different bars in Rome offer various types of aperitivi nibbles ranging from a plate of cheese and olives to an actual buffet including heavier dishes such as pasta and rice. Aperitivi hours tend to be from 18.30 to 21.30. The following is a round-up of some of the city