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245 Berdan Avenue, Wayne, NJ 07470
+1 973-628-6863
11:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Wayne, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Went last night to Positano's with a friend. I ordered a pasta dish off the menu she ordered a special. Both of us are teachers so we can read but.... When the bill came we were shocked that she was charged $6.00 for soup because on the special menu it said Soup (no price listed) Appetizers (prices listed) and Entrees... More 

Thank Linda N
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Back in NJ visiting family - asked our hotel for a good local Italian restaurant. They recommended Positano which we loved! Arrived about 8:30PM during the week and still had many customers. It seems like a place locals visit which is always a good sign - even ran into someone we knew from years ago there. Service was wonderful, owners... More 

Thank Debra W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My family and Grandkids love the place. Family owned and they Treat you like family. Everything is awesome a must try and then you are hooked

Thank Littleital
Wayne, New Jersey
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Positano is one of my favorite restaurants. We live nearby and it is our "go to" place for take out. I've enjoyed lunch, dinner, take out and catering from Positano. While they serve traditional Italian staples, they also have a very imaginative special's menu - it is the only restaurant my husband will order veal. My favorite dish is the... More 

Thank Micheletee
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130 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Good local place with friendly, efficient staff. Great traditional Italian food. Good clams, Caesar salad, pastas. The pizza is fabulous. The deliver quickly and accurately.

Thank CrankierThanThou
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Much more than a pizza place. Be prepared to wait 15 to 20 minutes, worth the wait. Veal Positano is a favorite of mine. The garlic knots are terrific.

Thank samz1948
Mount Pleasant, Texas
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious Italian dinner in a fun family restaurant. We waited @ 10 minutes to be seated at height of Friday night rush but the time went quickly since the hosts were fun and entertaining! The wait servers were attentive and everything from appetizers, main course to dessert tasted wonderful. We will definitely return next time we visit... More 

Thank 969jojoz
Wayne NJ
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great for a quick affordable Italian Dinner, eat in or takeout. Great Veal Parm, Grilled Chicken Salad and fresh pastas . Lots of Specialty Pizzas

Thank GaryD912
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 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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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 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

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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Berdan Avenue, 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?