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Via del saracino 6/8, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811 925
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great local place

We read the reviews of this restaurant on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised when we were joined, not by fellow tourists, but locals. Families with kids. Spaghetti and meatballs were just as advertised. Great! We also ordered the grilled rolled meat, with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We read the reviews of this restaurant on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised when we were joined, not by fellow tourists, but locals. Families with kids. Spaghetti and meatballs were just as advertised. Great! We also ordered the grilled rolled meat, with vegetables and cheese. It too was another hit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We visited here after reading reviews raving over the spaghetti and meatballs. It is small inside as others mention but there are plenty of tables outside. I had the meatballs which were very good and my partner had fettuccine and beef in a red wine sauce which was excellent. We had a bottle of the local Ischia red wine which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Great food, fantastic cheep wine and great location!! Recommend the meat balls and spaghetti, as well as the stuffed meat, will be making them when we get home! Perfect!!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This restaurant is in a quiet courtyard slightly away from the main beach. We chanced upon it as we made our way back to our hotel from the beach and enjoyed our food so much that we ended up coming back on our last evening again. The menu is simple and doesn't have a huge variety but the main staples... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We ate here after reading reviews on trip advisor. It is a fab little restaurant (it had only 3 indoor tables) with probably some of the best food we ate whilst in Positano. The guy serving us was fantastic and made some really good recommendations to us. The other two tables in the restaurant were locals, which is always a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This was our first restaurant we visited in Positano and it was such a great way to start the trip. As has been mentioned in many reviews the spaghetti and meatballs are a must for someone in your party to have (but they may not want to share). My wife and I each ordered a serving and we are so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The weather was overcast and cool so we wanted to sit inside. This place has only four tables for couples inside all of which are very close to the bar so it is all a bit cramped. Having said that, the staff were all very friendly and helpful. I had the 'rolled meat' which was tasty enough and my husband... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We came here for dinner after a day touring the town of Amalfi. Our plans were some what disrupted so we ended up not having a dinner reservation for the night. The food was good. We ordered about 4-5 different items and enjoyed them all. We had some type of typical steak salad dish, I can't remember what is was... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

If you are planning to spend time in Positano, please be sure to have a meal here! This was the best food that we ate during our 10-day trip to Italy. We ended up eating here twice - both times excellent food and service. The owner and serving staff were very friendly. We highly recommend ordering the spaghetti and meatballs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

…yes... including Italy. A small restaurant with a limited but perfect menu. Friendly attentive service. Near a beautiful church that has wonderful concerts. A quite spot near the beach area.

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Address: Via del saracino 6/8, Positano, Italy
Phone Number: +39 089 811 925
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via del saracino 6/8, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811 925

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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