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Positano Coast

212 Walnut St, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3904
+1 215-238-0499
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood risotto” (13 reviews)
“mahi” (5 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
212 Walnut St, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3904
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really had a nice diner, on a Saturday without booking and by minus 15 outside. Excellent and fast service. Excellent dishes. Unfortunately no Italian wine available (out of stock) but good Californian instead. We warmly recommend

Thank edes63
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I ate here after a meeting with my sales team for work. The food was great and the atmosphere was fun.

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 30 November 2017

During our group's tour of local sights, we chose this large and modern restaurant for lunch. To clarify, this review is based on how our group of 40 people were handled. First, the wait staff was hard working and handled each table of ten quickly...More

Thank jjflan
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We were just walking around on our first evening in town and spotted this place. We both love Positano and in general prefer Italian food, so it was a natural spot to try. The atmosphere is contemporary and a bit on the spartan side, the...More

Thank Jimmo10
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Stayed in Penn's Landing area for one night, hotel staff recommended Positano Coast. Although it was close we would have walked further for a better experience. Waiter could have been a bit more personable, started off the evening with an out of line comment to...More

Thank diann65301
Reviewed 14 November 2017

My family went to Positano Coast to celebrate a birthday. Hostess and wait staff were friendly and helpful. The oysters were plump and delicious and the grilled artichoke salad was a nice portion and perfectly dressed. My tuna was great and flavorful. The homemade pasta...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I recently had dinner at Positano Coast with colleagues. It is conveniently located in downtown Philly and offers both indoor and outdoor seating. The menu is primarily seafood with some meat choices. All of our food was fresh and very well prepared. The service was...More

Thank hbhakh
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Our group of 10 dined here on a busy Saturday night. The service and food were very good. One server dropped a tray with six glasses of water, but the cleanup was quick and the manager give us a free bottle of wine. The crabcake...More

Thank Fontek
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We had an amazing dinner at Positano Coast. Food was of high quality, with nice Mediterranean infusion flavors. We certainly recommend this place.

Thank Fortaleza_7
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I can have no complaints about our food here, the crab starter and fish main course were really tasty, the wine was passable though my choice could have been better, service was friendly and efficient but why play dreadful duff-duff music that resonates in the...More

Thank John P
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misty w
22 January 2017|
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Response from p0sitan0c0ast | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Positano Coast! While we do not have a formal dress code, most guests dress in business casual attire.
Norm J
8 January 2017|
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Response from DavidB19922014 | Reviewed this property |
As a patron, I parked on the street at a meter.
Carly R
6 September 2016|
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Response from ckdl0vinlife | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are helpful with allergies. It's a great place to go for good farm to table options. Hope you get a chance to stop by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Walnut St, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3904
    (2nd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-238-0499
  • E-mail
Why settle for an ordinary atmosphere when you can have an extraordinary one? Enjoy the beauty of the Amalfi Coast in Italy right in Old City. From the cobalt blue floor, to the spectacular life-sized postcards to the inspired menu, when you step into Positano Coast, you will need to catch your breath. We welcome guests to savor a menu full of delicious selections, including the freshest fish & seafood, the must have "Crudo" (the Italian version of sashimi) & creative variations of classic Italian pasta & meat dishes.
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