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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (145 reviews)
“profiteroles” (19 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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1 - 10 of 1,355 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lucky to get a table for two here early on Friday night. Very popular with locals and visitors a like. Friendly staff and lovely food and wine. Chicken in a cream sauce was delicious. Generous portions both of starters and mains. Bit of a wait...More

Thank Sherles00
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have dined here many times , never disappointed. Just about been through the menu been there that often. Love the food, love the fact that all the staff and owner are Italian and genuine and friendly. The owner comes to talk every time we...More

Thank ronmorich
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner was really good. Wish we had been able to go back because there was plenty more on the menu that we wanted to try. Restaurant was small and we were seated upstairs. The atmosphere was perfect and the staff were terrific. It was clear...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the area a number of times a year and always go to Villa Positano. The owners and staff are welcoming and really work hard to deliver to expectations. The food is always special and the wines are sensibly priced. Like many Italian restaurants...More

Thank 201WilliamM
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant really hit the spot on a cold night in Bowness. We didn't book but we were warmly greeted and seated straight away. The restaurant is very cosy and warm. It certainly reminded me of the typical places you find in Positano. Service was...More

Thank Marksmanytravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could be a good restaurant but staff hovering to take your order and owner happy to push for wine and food suggestions. Do not bother for requesting for your I requested 'blue' under more than over and it came just pink in the middle and...More

1  Thank M P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely authentic Italian restaurant, friendly and welcoming staff and a traditional Italian menu. Service was really quick, food was hot and tasty-good pizza oven. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor. We loved the authentic Italian warm welcome, the Italian Ambiance, the decor, the menu and of course the beautifully prepared and served Italian food. And It was a bitterly cold night and the restaurant...More

Thank PeterTheEater2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely restaurant we called in on the off chance of a table on a Thursday very busy but fitted us in (2) what a lovely restaurant, the food and service was great we will def

Thank Tracieb81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the best pasta in our life! The food was delicious, warm and cozy inside, and the staff very friendly! Hightly recomend! Worth all the money!

Thank Georgiana V
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Questions & Answers
12 July 2017|
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Response from RichardH857 | Reviewed this property |
I don't really think it would be appropriate to take a dog in any restaurant. Pubs maybe but not restaurants.
Andrew H
10 May 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 :)
20 February 2017|
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Response from Hubeyh | Reviewed this property |
Hi, always closed New Year as the family go away. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
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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