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La Taverna del Leone

Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875474
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (83 reviews)
“ravioli” (24 reviews)
“mini cannoli” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 276 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We were waiting for the keys to our villa and this restaurant was recommended to us. We walked the mile to it and spent 2 hours eating and drinking there. The food was superb and probably the best so far in our 2 weeks of...More

Thank screamingjhawkins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The two sister chefs and their team created the most unforgettable dining experience we have ever had. 8 adults and 8 children found something wonderful in every delicious home made pasta, seafood, antipasti and dessert. I wish we lived in positano so that we could...More

Thank julytripfamily16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here off TripAdvisor expecting an exspensive but good meal. However the latter was not accomplished. The food was good, but so incredibly small full stop. When I pay 16€ and 7€ for a dessert I expect to be filled up, I don't expect...More

Thank DavidNoble7
Giuseppe G, Proprietario at La Taverna del Leone, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear David, Thank you for taking the time to share with you your thoughts and feedbacks. I am very happy to hear you were happy with our service and with the quality of our food. Nevertheless, I sincerely find it hard to accept being considered...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner. We ordered an appetizer of the fresh grilled vegetables. This was outstanding and I highly recommend ordering this. Delicious and very unique as was the quiche that they served prior to the appetizer. We also order the gnocchi and tortellini. The...More

Thank gatorcindy
Giuseppe G, Proprietario at La Taverna del Leone, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jesse, Thank you for taking the time to share with you your thoughts and feedbacks. I am very sorry to hear your experience was not 100% positive and please be assured we already addressed this issue internally. We did have a particularly busy night...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place to be totally overrated. Was looking forward to a great dinner because of all of the great reviews and we weren't impressed at all. The food took a really long time to come and when it finally did it wasn't hot....More

Thank Jesse W
Giuseppe G, Proprietario at La Taverna del Leone, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jesse, Thank you for taking the time to share with you your thoughts and feedbacks. I am very sorry to hear your experience was not positive and please be assured we already addressed this issue internally and are we are working to find a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a superb restaurant, from the simply too divine for words aperitivi, to the risotto, bruschetta, wine, scroppinos to end a perfect meal. Beyond a doubt, the best meals we had in Positano.

1  Thank soncijo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant---the kitchen and staff---are knowledgeable and passionate about food. They take pride in their food sources, in the ingredients used, in their creative recipes, and in their service. This family style restaurant effortlessly treats its patrons to outstanding food in a casual yet lovely...More

Thank Explorelimits
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 4 couples booked this place through the hotel desk. Pickup was included and despite the usual Positano traffic chaos we all arrived at this place a few minutes along the coast road. We had a really nice table, the service was attentive...More

Thank Brent J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had read all the reviews before traveling to Positano for 4 days in July and this restaurant was on our short list. When we arrived, we asked the host of our guest house for a couple of recommendations of mid-range, comfortable restaurant and she...More

Thank Buddysfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Certainly worth the effort and money to done in this lovely place. The fried zucchini flowers are my favorite dish in Italy, so far.

Thank EBSlavin
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shaney123
7 August 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Shaney, Yes, we do have a shuttle, but it only operates in the immediate surrondings of Laurito & Arienzo area. From your location, the best and fastest way would be a taxi. Otherwise, with the local Positano-Praiano... More
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Sara A
19 June 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Sara, certainly, children are always welcome. Let us know!
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RoamingDee
14 June 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Roaming Dee, Unfortunately we cannot predict the waeather yet, it might be still pleasant but who knows...therefore we don't have choice but wait and see what Mother Nature will shed upon us. We hope to see you in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875474
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Description
Historical mediterranean family restaurant since 1965, featuring passion, authentic food from local ingredients and warm hospitality
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