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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (139 reviews)
“profiteroles” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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11 - 20 of 1,298 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow wow wow best Italian absolutely ever. The owner is just amazing. Loved this restaurant so much. Best food best service Owner makes you feel like you are his long lost friend. Food soooo authentic.

Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Villa Positano with my 90 year old mother-in-law. The staff were very helpful and accommodating in finding us a suitable table and making sure we were all comfortable. The food itself was very good - we all enjoyed our choices. I particularly enjoyed...More

1  Thank MsEJH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An outstanding Italian cousin restaurant with many good starters and excellent dishes. Atmosphere was very relaxing with an outstanding services. The waiters Mr. Manual was very helpful and was thoroughly explaining the ingredients of dishes. Food was very tasty and indeed this restaurant is unique...More

Thank Adnan-Almuslem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited at 5pm with our 9 month old daughter. Having phoned ahead to check this was ok, on arrival they had a table with a high chair ready for us. A lovely warm welcome by the Italian gentleman who I assume is the owner....More

Thank Wildo84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently as and despite the restaurant displaying a sign saying fully booked they managed to find me a table. It was busy and very obvious that many diners were regulars though even new customers like myself were warmly greeted by what I assumed to...More

2  Thank Jeff216
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good family friendly restaurant with ambience. Would go again. Food was of excellent quality. Cosy set up with plenty of decor.

Thank Hotdogg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great meal and service. All round fantastic. We all loved it. Was a lovely cky find as we were looking around for a place to eat so walked in.

Thank JanandMik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spending four nights at Bowness-lake-Windermere on our second night was recommended to try out this Italian restaurant. Lovely family business small did book the night before had a table at 7pm the restaurant was very quickly full, but still the service was 1st class, the...More

Thank Dinks07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place, great service, excellent food. Glad we booked 24 hours in advance as it was getting really busy as we were leaving.

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We found this by accident as it's a little further back than other shops in the area. From the moment we opened the door nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Food was brought quickly. Recommended

Thank Pds1
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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 :)
21 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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