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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (157 reviews)
“profiteroles” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Went on Saturday night. Had to wait for table but received free garlic bread to share when we got our table. Food and drinks perfect as always. Great service also. Hugely recommend this restaurant. Book up early though as it's very busy. Will return next...More

Thank Valenti
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came across this restaurant late on a rainy Friday night with friends and we were so well taken care of. An authentic Italian atmosphere, wonderful staff, traditional dishes. I had a beautiful Spaghetti alla puttanesca and cantucci e vino santo to follow. Can’t wait to...More

Thank cthomastravel
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my family eat at the Villa Positano every time we visit the area, food and service is always fantastic!

Thank JamesAl17
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good pizzas and reasonably priced house wine. Tucked away up an alley. Upstairs and downstairs seating areas. Very good service. Recommended.

Thank hummer_m
Reviewed 6 days ago

Husband and I had some very tasty pasta and a very reasonable bottle of house red. Staff were polite and attentive. The tiramisu wasn't to be sneezed at either. Would happily return.

Thank dragon057
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A super little Italian restaurant in the heart of Bowness on Windermere, real Italian cuisine from Naples. Lots of choice of Starters, Mains and Desserts. Fresh produce including Meat, fish and of course authentic Pasta and Pizza. Prices reasonable, service good and staff friendly You...More

Thank FoodieMum1966
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful meal for my husbands birthday night. Lovely little table for two tucked into an alcove. Attentive , friendly service, right down to the chef coming over for a chat about the menu and how he can cook his dishes to suit. The steaks ,...More

Thank MTomoYork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family meal it was very nice the steaks were cooked lovely and tasted fab. The only downside was when the waiter put our clean knives on the table he did so by just holding them straight out of his hand so his...More

3  Thank pashoo123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy Sunday night, seated upstairs near a large, noisy bday party (there were a few open tables downstairs, which would have been preferred). Nice decor. Servers attentive but seemed to have English language barrier except our main waiter taking order. Food was delicious and each...More

1  Thank onvacationagain88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another venture to Positano and yet again another fabulous meal with family. Service great, food superb, prices very fair. Really nothing to fault. Looking forward to returning on Thursday!

Thank Neil P
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March 18, 2018|
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Response from Sarah M | Reviewed this property |
Very family orientated x
July 12, 2017|
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Response from happytimes23 | Reviewed this property |
Had ours but never asked Given size etc ..id say no
Andy H
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer S | Reviewed this property |
We booked at the beginning of November for a December 4th reservation with no problems. Good luck! I'll be telling my other half this story, he might just take the hint :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 45663
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