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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (137 reviews)
“profiteroles” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

We walked in without knowing much about the restaurant, but we were pleasantly surprised. Authentic Italian food, nice restaurant - overall, a hidden gem!

Thank jswiyg
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We found this place on trip advisor and decided to go as they did gluten free pasta. It's a lovely looking cosy restaurant with a real Italian feel. We were expecting the food to reflect this but were both disappointed. The staff were welcoming but...More

1  Thank Mejewlie
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Excellent night but very rushed. Friendly staff, delicious food and good atmosphere but not very relaxing

Thank 1018neil
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We didn't have a booking however they managed to fit us in a little later on the night which was fine. It has a lovely atmosphere, one of us had steak and the other beef stroganoff. Both meals were excellent and we didn't have to...More

Thank Gillian S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Booked this for our wedding anniversary and we just got a table - the restaurant was fully booked that evening. An extensive menu and appetizing specials resulted in a difficult choice! The spicy chicken wings had just enough chilly in the sauce and the melon...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

This particular restaurant was advise to us on the B&B that we staying as the best italian restaurant on the village, and it was wonderful, the recreation of the Italian environment with excellent food and wine. I strongly advise to book before you go or...More

Thank Sonia E
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We arrived in Bowness later than expected but the staff very kindly managed to fit us in on Saturday evening. The food was beautiful (pizza and pasta mains, profiteroles and fruit/sorbet for dessert) - cooked exceptionally quickly and the staff could not have been friendlier!...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Lovely little restaurant in Bowness, really good atmosphere and lovely decor. Did find it quite funny when we came up the little alley to the restaurant and one of the waiters held the door open for a couple to leave, we stood aside to let...More

1  Thank C K
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The restaurant is accessed via a small arched entrance of the street which leads you to a beautiful little restaurant that would not be out of place in Rome. We visited on a Thursday and as a precaution we booked a table in advance, good...More

1  Thank stephen576
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Me and the wife were busy celebrating her birthday and before we realised it was past nine o'clock and we hadn't booked a table for dinner. I rang positano and asked if they would have a table in 20 minutes - I was assured that...More

3  Thank BigPapaJones11
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BrentHouse
12 July 2017|
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Response from Leswinrow | Reviewed this property |
sorry i don't know; didn't have my dog on that occasion.
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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 :)
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kinkydinkyoohlala
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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