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Ristorante Max

Piazza Dei Mulini 22, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875056
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Piazza Dei Mulini 22, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant whilst wandering around Positano. It is on the pedestrian street amongst all the shops and you have to go down some steps to get to it, so it's easy to miss. It was so good we went twice. The first...More

Thank Diane9994
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got there by a recomendarion of our hotel. Has to book in advance as it was packed. Very good pasta and a huge wine list. The place is an art gallery. Great experience

Thank agustin s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Max, or Max-a as the locals call it, is by far one of the best restaurants in Positano. You may wind up going more than once. It is a little hard to find as the entrance is not very well marked and down a flight...More

Thank Brendan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by a couple I met on a tour. I decided to give it a try. The first night, it was fully booked. The 2nd night, I gave another try as I had not made any reservation. The owner was nice enough...More

Thank Sharon N
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Ristorante Max was one of the best dining experiences we had in Italy. The quality of the food well and truly justifies the pricing. We had a fine dining experience while still experiencing a 'home cooked meal' feeling, with the owners family in the kitchen,...More

Thank Brent S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

As a frequent visitor we generally eat here at least once for an elegant meal. Food is good but not brilliant and portions are very small even though it is not Michelin rated. It is popular but perhaps overly so. It is always very very...More

1  Thank granddamme
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Elegant but casual. Lots of art on the walls. No sea view but pretty. Had appetizer of rice ball, eggplant fritter and fried mozzarella. Had a ravioli sampler and pasta with prawns. Wine. They served what is supposed to be famous lemon cake for dessert....More

Thank Wen47
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My husband and I are foodies, and we have travelled quite a bit. We concluded on our most recent visit to Positano that Max's is our favourite restaurant - anywhere. The staff welcome us back year after year, remembering our favourite table, what wine we...More

Thank MikeandSara383
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We ate here as part of our honeymoon on a Tuesday night. The food was delicious! However, we waited forever and had to wait and ask for everything we wanted....for example we wanted to order a bottle of wine and the normal server wouldn't take...More

Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate at Max this evening. The food and service were outstanding. We arrived without a reservation and were seated by the open door leading to the terrace dinning area. If you would like to eat out on the terrace, which is...More

Thank Cotta
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How can I make reservations?
13 January 2016|
Response from joepinstripe |
By phone
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How do I find out more info on their cooking classes?
5 August 2015|
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erase the space after the first "h" for the answer! Enjoy! h ttp://bfy.tw/605R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
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09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Dei Mulini 22, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875056
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