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2605 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27408-4818 (Target Shopping Center)
+1 336-288-4900
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food is always good at Positanos but what makes it exceptional is the friendly staff. Jeff and the folks there treat you like family. They make the experience memorable.

Thank Terry C
Greensboro, North Carolina
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our 42nd anniversary so we decided to go back to Positano - were not disappointed! The food was excellent and the waitress (Rebecca) was very courteous and attentive. I tried the Carbonara and it was out of this world - my Wife had the Scampi and it was also excellent. It was a fairly busy night but the... More 

Thank Matthew F
Greensboro NC
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326 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 508 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Recently our group had a dinner outing, with 17 in attendance. When we arrived, the table was beautifully set up with white tablecloth, utensils, glasses, etc. The servers were very courteous and efficient, without being frenetic or pushy (not easy to do with 17 at once). The menu offered a nice array of choices, and we all were very pleased,... More 

2 Thank CarolinaTrekkers
Martinsville, Virginia
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We traveled to Positanos for lunch and were all most pleased. My mother got lasagne, a big beautiful cut with nice sauce. My wife got the shrimp and scallops with marina sauce. I love linguine and white clam sauce and intended to are that. The waiter brought wonderful bread and I asked him what I should order....the clams or ala... More 

1 Thank dewilson2
Browns Summit
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

The family that runs this place are actually from Positano. This is their more upscale restaurant (they also have Elizabeth's Pizza). Mostly good Southern Italian dishes including seafood. I had raviloli stuffed with sausage & broccoli followed by a generous portion of veal marsala. Eggplant bruschetta, mussels in red sauce, crispy calamari for appetizers. Food consistently good If you are... More 

Thank S7139VEjimg
Greensboro, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Always a favorite of ours for years, the staff will cater to special needs and are always helpful. The food is consistent, and you can always look for specials on seafood of the night.

Thank chappell60
Lakeland, Florida
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170 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

My daughter and Son-in-Law have been to this place many times and recommended it. On this night we were doing the take out thing. The inbound call was promptly answered and the courteous young lady accurately took down my order and repeated it back to me. She said the food would be ready in 20 minutes, and guess what, it... More 

1 Thank Jim C
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

Bruchetta was horrible with what seemed like expired vinegar/ingredients. Pasta and sauce only so-so.

Thank larryco
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice ambience in a strip mall restaurant with excellent Italian offerings. Good wine selection . Ravioli special in light tomato cream sauce was outstanding. Cannoli was a worthwhile finish

Thank Richard S
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Positano's has pretty good Italian Food. And their pizza is good. But tonight I placed an order to go. They said 10-15 minutes. I went in at 20 minutes. I could tell right away that they did not have it. One person said that she would check on it. The other rang me up full price, nothing more said. After... More 

Thank Ike K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2605 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27408-4818
    (Target Shopping Center)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-288-4900

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