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245 Berdan Ave, Wayne, NJ 07470
+1 973-628-6863
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed June 13, 2016

The food was tasteless. I got the pasta with broccoli and sausage. If it didn't have sausage, it would taste like nothing. The wings weren't good and neither was the bruschetta. I went here because it had gotten such rave reviews but I was extremely disappointed. I wouldn't go here ever again.

Thank Lisa T
Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016

The food here is consistently excellent. Eggplant Rollatine was exceptional. Complimentary garlic nots are a nice touch. Service is prompt and efficient. Definitely worth a trip!

Thank Faith D
Wayne, New Jersey
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed April 4, 2016

This is a conveniently located and popular Italian restaurant with plenty of parking (located in a strip mall). I have only eaten in the restaurant though they have a large take-out/delivery business too. I enjoy a spicy and flavorful sauce and tend to always order the Pasta Lorraine Amartregiana. I enjoy the garlic knots served with the meal as well.... More 

Thank HanSoloTraveler
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

My brother and his family just moved to Wayne. They picked Positano for dinner this evening. It was great. The atmosphere is very cozy. The staff are very nice and accommodating. The give you complimentary bread that was delicious! The portions are very large. I ordered the Meatball Parmigiana sub and it was huge. I also tried the pizza...very delicious... More 

Thank amandac1127
Wayne, New Jersey
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2016

Recently, we had a real nice sit down dinner at Positano. We didn't order anything fancy, just two plain pizzas. They were quite good and we took the leftover slices home for the next day. The only small negative is it tends to get loud in here, so if you want a quiet place, then probably not for you.

1 Thank JMIO70
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting family from DC and stopped in for dinner. Everyone was welcoming and the food was fantastic. I ordered seafood pasta, loaded with mussels, clams, and calamari. The pizza was kid friendly. I do recommend a reservation, at least on weekend nights. It was packed!

Thank Ann B
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134 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

The food is very good. The roasted pepper appetizer is great: they're homemade, not from a jar. Most everything is good. Be careful to review your order before you hang up. The person who takes the phone orders inevitably misses things.

1 Thank CrankierThanThou
Wayne, New Jersey
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2015

We stop at Positano for a sit down dinner every now and then. Their pizzas taste real good when you get them hot out of the oven. They also have some tasty salads.

Jensen Beach, Florida
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed December 8, 2015

This restaurant is in a strip mall and their Italian food is very good but the tables are very close together and it is very loud as it is always very crowded. The prices are very reasonable and it is a BYO so if you do not mind noise this place is a good value for your money.

Thank Florida042004
Wayne, New Jersey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Whenever we want a casual night out Positano is our go 2 spot. Family friendly Awesome vodka sauce Even better specials One of my favorite dishes is the the chicken parm entree with vodka sauce

Thank Peter S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Berdan Ave, Wayne, NJ 07470
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 973-628-6863

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?