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Ristorante Buca di Bacco

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Via Rampa Teglia, 4, 84017 Positano, Italy
089.875699
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Scenic view
Entertaining clients

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious Gelato!

We were told to come here by a local restaurant owner for Gelatto and we were not disappointed at all!!! On our way to the ferry sits Buca di Bacco right on the beach. It's a beautiful restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, and a quaint spot to grab a quick slice of pizza, a pastry, a drink... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Scenic view
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We were told to come here by a local restaurant owner for Gelatto and we were not disappointed at all!!! On our way to the ferry sits Buca di Bacco right on the beach. It's a beautiful restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, and a quaint spot to grab a quick slice of pizza, a pastry, a drink and of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Super fast service, great pizza, very cheap for the area. We fancied a quick pizza and salad and this was just what the doctor ordered!

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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Dinner this evening overlooking the Mediterranean and beach. Enough appetizer for two, my wife had pasta with shrimp, walnuts, capers and parmesan. I had steamed sea bass with asparagus and pasta with garlic and olive oil. Both entres were excellent and substantial. Tiramasu and creme brule for desert were a perfect compliment to dinner. Glass of wine and cocktail. $85... More 

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

On a day trip from Rome this was the most beautiful and relaxing way to have lunch. The view is beautiful. The restaurant is in a hotel by sea. Our food was so delicious We had fiori di zucchine, fusilli fiori zucchine ,ravioli provola, rana pescatrice, spigola a vapore , freddo ,coffee and waters So the food was the best... More 

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Miami, Florida
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The Buca di Bacco restaurant with sea views, allows you to relax and unwind !! The Hotel is renowned for its restaurant....you could say it is the jewel in the crown of the hotel. Anna and Carla Rispoli recreate traditional and regional specialties with great care. Delicious plates using the freshest local produce lets the visitor enjoy the natural flavors... More 

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Positano, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We had lunch here one day and it was very good. The wife had a calzone and I had grilled sardines. We shared a nice salad and some red wine. Our table overlooked the beach and ocean where we could see colorful fishing boats sitting on the sand, and watch the tourists looking silly taking pictures with their ipads. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

If you're looking for a relaxed dinner while enjoying the island of Capri, this is good for a second or third night. It wasn't the best meal we had in Capri, but it was in our top 3! The wine selection was solid and the food was cooked extremely well. It was our first trip to Italy, so we were... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I had heard and read great things about Ristorante Buca di Bacco and was excited to try it. Unfortunately, this was the worst meal we had in Italy over the two weeks we were there. I should preface that by saying, it was by NO means horrible, but it was very underwhelming. Very typical American/Italian menu, the pasta dish I... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The food and service were very good. I stayed in the hotel so I got the 10% off the meal but the location was superb since my table was right facing the water. I would recommend.

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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Nice setting by the port with great food. The eggplant croquettes were tasty and not greasy. The side of spinach with olive oil and garlic went well with the chicken parmagiana. Ask for extra sauce. The bouillabaisse was outstanding and loaded with shellfish. fish and a giant octopus. A shot of lemoncello finished the meal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Rampa Teglia, 4, 84017 Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: 089.875699

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 65
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients

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