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Buca di Bacco 1916

Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875699
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (133 reviews)
“mixed seafood” (11 reviews)
“gelato” (21 reviews)
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12:30 AM - 10:45 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful elegant hotel with an amazing view of the sea. Excellent staff attentive but not overbearing. Excellent buffet breakfast with fantastic view.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bellame
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Balcony with great view to enjoy a good Italian dinner or lunch. Many different wines to enjoy. Across from balcony though is the hotels swimming pool.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cindy i
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We ate here tow nights and both were exceptional. First we ate on the hotel deck and enjoyed a complimentary white wine before excellent entries. Excellent food with fantastic views.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Lots of fun, great views, but the service got shoddy toward the end. Would still go back, simply because the service can be dealt with.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Expedition564492
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

The most amazing experience ever!!! The staff was truly amazing! We felt at home! The recipes were Great! We learned more than we ever imagined we would! It was so much fun!! If you are thinking of doing it, don’t hesitate just book it!! All...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Global22255002763
Reviewed November 1, 2018

This restaurant is in one of the best locations in Positano being right on the beach and is the classiest looking of the many offerings in that position. This is not always the best way to choose a place to eat but the other test...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul K
Reviewed October 27, 2018

This restaurant was highly recommended by our B&B (Casa Cosenza) and we were not disappointed!! The millefeuille appetizer (anchovies and grilled courgettes) was delicious and interesting! And I especially enjoyed the lemon risotto -- it felt like the right choice for the lemon-heavy Amalfi coast!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank debsferguson
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Cute restaurant, beach front view, big menu, pricey (but it a view tax 😜) Lemon-cello custard cake is fantastic, not to sweet. House white is 10$ for a half bottle (very reasonable). Chicken parmigiana is recommended. Meatballs and spaghetti is a pass, fried and grilled...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sotarious
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is right by the beach in Positano. Pasta is amazing. There was so much seafood in the pasta and great value for only €20. The waiter was also really friendly and spoke excellent English . Even the little €10 little bottle of wine...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bearinaus
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We took a day trip to Positano while staying in Ravello, and to be honest, I didn't do my homework before we went, so had no background on any of the restaurants. We got off the ferry, and wanted to find a place that overlooked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank scubamom1970
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November 14, 2018|
Response from RagazzaMD | Reviewed this property |
No I was staying right there on the beach. My travel agent arranged my transfers from, Rome, train to Naples, then Naples to Positano and back again.
November 14, 2018|
Response from 523rosemarya | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I used Rainbow Limousine service for my transfer From Naples airport to Positano and to Naples train station. Great service. We also added a private tour of Pompei on our way to the train station.
Tony Y
April 28, 2015|
Response from LouisNice |
Hi, You can spend from 25 to 40€ per person, depend how many courses you have and what kind of wine you drink. Ex a main course like pasta with pesto with water and a glass of wine will cost around 20€. They do a generous... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$46 - $91
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875699
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel Buca di Bacco
You can find the restaurant centrally situated, on the main beach of Positano up the popular steps of the 2 Lions. The entrance of the restaurant is between its kitchen and the veranda from where you can enjoy a 180° view of the beach and coastline. With an informal and vibrant atmosphere in the day and a soft lumination by impressive coral shaped chandeliers, by night. Romantic candelight dinners under the stars can be enjoyed on our second floor roof terrace. The cuisine is typically Mediterranean with pasta dishes, fish, vegetables, crispy fries,...We are open every day from April 1st to October 30th. If you would like to make a review, please make sure that you don't get confused with the Bar Buca di Bacco & Ristorante Pizzeria La Pergola below our Restaurant belonging to another management.
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