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Il Capitano

Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811351
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (73 reviews)
“seafood risotto” (22 reviews)
“lamb chops” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been visiting the Costa Del Sol and Estepona for over 15 years and El Capitano, Pink, and all the staff (most of them are there longer than that) have made us so welcome every visit whether itnis in the quoted winter season or...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Fantastic views on a moonlight night. Our little group of four all agreed our food choice was excellent. The service was very good too with our waiter patiently helping us to choose suitable wines to compliment our meals. Loved the ambiance and enjoyed our leisurely...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Was recommended this restaurant and it was really busy when I got there. I ordered a seafood risotto, however I was disappointed with it as it was bland. Staff could have been more engaging. The views are beautiful!

Thank Sinead O
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Went back here after loving it a few years ago and it wasn't the same. Service wasn't great, and we were given some not-so-great advice about menu items. Wasn't bad, but we had better meals elsewhere.

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

What a stunning view and the nicest Pizza I have eaten for many a year. A beautiful location with town and sea views, great service from Anna and our dishes were excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We chose this place for the terrace and view and were pleasantly surprised how good the food was. We opted to try octopus for the first time and our waiter recommended the grilled version. We loved it! Tender, juicy (not chewy like sushi octopus!) Nice...More

Thank sirikay
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were staying across the street from this restaurant and decided to try it to watch the sunset. Their pizza is best I've had in Italy. My husbands fresh was fresh. The only problem was that the fish as catch of the day is charged...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The place is located in a hotel quite stunning place with a great view from the top of the city. The food was quite good, bit small portions for the value maybe, but it is worth spending some time in this beautiful place. The stuff...More

Thank AndreaGambadoro
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were so pleasantly surprised to open the menu and see old family photos and the man in the picture looking very much like our waiter. We asked if it was him. He said no that is my father. Love family businesses that stand the...More

Thank Mariangela D
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Second visit to positano so went back to this restaurant as had eaten there before fabulous had the il capitano special pizza beautiful and satisfying my wife had the seafood risotto beautiful great beer and aperol with possibly the best view of any restaurant in...More

Thank philippa r
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Monique M
4 October 2017|
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Response from nicola a | Reviewed this property |
This would be perfect,fantastic service and stunning views!i’m sure you’ll have a wonderful time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$61 - US$172
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811351
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