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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%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (146 reviews)
“profiteroles” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have just enjoyed a fabulous three course meal at this restaurant. The food was excellent and the service very attentive. All in all a great experience which I would be happy to recommend. If you are looking or a good meal without breaking the...More

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked online . Managed to get a table 5 ish on a Friday night . I had never eaten here before and was pleasantly surprised by the menu and the specials board. My lobster ravioli was amazing . We met the owner who was very...More

Thank annie792
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Lake Windermere for a weekend getaway for the first time and on arriving we decided to look around to see which restaurants we would fancy. We came across this restaurant by chance, as there was a board outside a a little ginnel. We...More

Thank susieOldham
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Beautiful little Italian restaurant which was close to a great meal. I had calamari followed by a great lemon sole dish with a wonderful sauce. My wife had pappardelle with livers, unfortunately much too much liver and not enough pappardelle. We had good wine, but...More

1  Thank Vironment
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Wow, the food was absolutely outstanding. The atmosphere and staff were amazing in this hidden treasure tucked away down an alleyway.Definitely worth a visit if you want a traditional Italian meal

Thank Ginge2767
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have eaten in a lot of restaurants all over the world and nowhere compares to this.the food is always amazing,staff are lovely,wine beautiful.my family have been coming here for years and years,it always feels like home and I recommend to anybody who visits Bowness.Tomato...More

Thank Helen33andMichael
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Genuine Italian restaurant with good range of classic dishes. The ambience is pleasant and the service is quick and efficient.

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We showed up on a Thursday in November without a reservation, so we had to sit upstairs. The waiter was excellent and helped us with a selection of dishes and wines, which we shared because it was all so good.

1  Thank roydickinson
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Had a table booked for Tue at 7.30 pm, when we arrived the place was absolutely buzzing.Quickly seated and drink order's taken.We then proceeded to have a 3 course meal,which was delivered really quick considering how busy they were.The food was absolutely fantastic,one of the...More

Thank andyw29
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Celebrated my husbands birthday here on Monday evening we were lucky to get a table. We both really enjoyed our dinning experience food amazing everyone very polite service fantastic could not fault it. Even came with a cake for my husband with a candle lit....More

Thank Susan D
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12 July 2017|
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Response from Lelly71 | Reviewed this property |
sorry i don't know; didn't have my dog on that occasion.
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 :)
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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
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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