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Ristorante La Sponda

Via San Sebastiano 2, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875066
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (46 reviews)
“oysters” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (13 reviews)
Open Now
20:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Healthy, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via San Sebastiano 2, 84017, Positano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 506 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great restaurant! We live in London and visit Michelin restaurants all the time but the concept of this beautifully decorated high end restaurant combined with a family like experience of 'trattoria' style with singing, chanting and relaxed ambience is something very unique. We...More

Thank Katya123London
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Katya123London, thank you so much for your wonderfully kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your evening at La Sponda so much and very grateful you took the time to write about it. Your review is all the more reassuring given your previous...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delightful and beautiful and what we can only imagine as quintessentially Italian fine dining. Yes they take time with the wine lists and menus but I think that’s indicative of their style so you need to appreciate how they serve rather than expect what you...More

Thank Lou C
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Lou C, thank you very much for visiting us to celebrate not one but two special occasions. We are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us but sorry we did not manage to live up to your full expectations. We do try and give...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner and I booked in for lunch on our day trip to Positano and was blown away with how stunning everything was from the service to the view to the food to the building. The staff went out of their way to assist with...More

Thank Courtney M
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Courtney M, we are so pleased you chose to visit us for lunch and delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us (both at lunch and with Antonella on our reservations team). We would be delighted to welcome you back again one day.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yaaasss! I can’t keep calm on how much I love this restaurant. It has everything, views, excellent meal, delicious wine, top notch customer service and the best meal ever. Thank you for a great lunch that gave me so many feels. I love love La...More

Thank Neema46664
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Neema46664, thank you so much for your delightfully enthusiastic review. It is music to our ears and very reassuring to hear you enjoyed lunch with us. Your feedback means a lot to us all at La Sponda and we very much hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautifully elegant dining room is matched with unparalled service, excellent food and gently live Italian music.

Thank sobederm
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear sobederm, thank you so much for your kind review and for describing your experience so generously. We would love to welcome you back one day.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing dinner to celebrate our honeymoon our first night in Positano. It is expensive but you get so many little extras, incredible service, beautiful music and an unbeatable atmosphere. Well worth it!!More

1  Thank 248katys
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear 248katys, thank you so much for your wonderfully kind review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening with us and very much appreciate you taking the time to let us know. Congratulations on your marriage once again and please do come back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to splurge on the final night of our honeymoon and chose La Sponda based on previous reviews. It was by far the most first-class dining experience I've ever had. The service and atmosphere are unparalleled. We had a beautiful table by the window...More

1  Thank C'Anna K
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear C'Anna K, we are so pleased you chose to visit us on your honeymoon and delighted to hear you enjoyed the evening so much. Thank you for all your comments, your feedback is invaluable to us. We are pleased you enjoyed our musicians who...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten in many restaurants featured in the Michelin Guide and have never been disappointed until now. As we entered the restaurant we had a warm enough welcome and the dining room looked elegant enough, but it was very large and very echoey. The...More

1  Thank Bluewitch
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Bluewitch, we are extremely disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your evening with us at La Sponda. We hope to provide the perfect setting, ambience, service and dining experience for guests celebrating special occasions or simply looking for a special meal and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Being the restaurant in our Le Sirenuse hotel and a Michelin star restaurant, we were eager to try it again, having been there several years ago. Very small portions...very big prices. While this is typical for Michelin star restaurants, I ordered lamb. Two tiny pieces...More

Thank awinrm
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear awinrm, thank you very much for visiting us at La Sponda and for taking the time to leave your review. We are extremely sorry we did not live up to your expectations though and that you found our portion sizes too small. We will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was eating at the restaurant with my wife and 6 other relatives. Six of us had the seafood tasting menu (apparently most of the table has to have the same tasting menu); one had a special a la carte vegetarian meal as an exception....More

Thank jandc8491
Antonio S, Owner at Ristorante La Sponda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear jandc8491, we are extremely sorry to read your disappointing review and to learn that you did not enjoy our tasting menu. Unfortunately it is difficult to combine a la carte options with the tasting menu for parties dining together given the number of courses....More

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mishan264
13 September 2017|
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Response from ardeleanuc141 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No... it's not a dress code for lunch but even so I didn't see any one in sleepers or sport.
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windiveski
15 August 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I called them, it was important for us to ensure our reservation.
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Astromarc
6 August 2017|
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Response from Joe H | Reviewed this property |
Both. There is a prix fixe tasting menu (with or without wine) and a la carte options available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$85 - US$170
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Monday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Thursday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Friday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Saturday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Sebastiano 2, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875066
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Description
Charming restaurant in the heart of Le Sirenuse Hotel. The restaurant is entirely lit by 450 candles. The cuisine is contemporary Italian, using only the freshest local ingredients. The view is breathtaking as is the impeccable service.
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