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C'era una Volta

Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811930
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (127 reviews)
“seafood” (37 reviews)
“gnocchi” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this place with a group of 9 people. Nice spacious terrace with a great view. Great service and delicious food. Highly recommend pizzas and seafood dishes. Prices are way lower than you expect.

Thank Arturs M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

High up in Positano, this is a hidden jem! Truly authentic Italian food with an amazing view and great prices! It looks just like a pizzeria from the front, with many young people from hostel across the road lining up for take away pizza. But...More

Thank Marissa C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far our favorite place in Positano, so much so we went 2 times in a week. The service was impeccable. The food was AMAZING. The shuttle service was an added bonus with the nicest man we met in Positano behind the wheel...Take the drive...More

Thank ctebkennedy12018
Reviewed 1 week ago

After paying exorbitant prices for average food in most restaurants in Positano , we found this lovely restaurant. Great food , high quality and excellent , friendly staff. The fish was amazing . Large portions at an excellent , value for money price. So good...More

Thank white5726
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are staying at the top of Positano this place is perfect! Located opposite hostel Brikette, food is delicious, fast and filling and the view is amazing. Staff are sometimes MIA and you can be left waiting a little while, but prices are very...More

1  Thank Katie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely intimate Italian restaurant. Fresh good quality food for very reasonable prices for Positano. €5 Aperol Spritz. Lovely gnocchi, pizza and vegetarian options. Totally recommend. Nice chilled vibe with lovely cliff and ocean views

1  Thank Clair G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were after pizza, beer and chips after a tough drive through the traffic along the Amalfi coastal road. This little place with great views provided all three for just €26!

Thank HeavenCrawley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a large and varied group staying a little out of town along Via Marconi. The complementary shuttle service was a real plus, since taxis for 12 get expensive! The food and service kept us returning, since Nino and other staff were very kind...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for dinner around 7:30 and were asked if we had a reservation which we did not but they got us a great table with an awesome view. My wife had the gnocchi alla sorrentina, I had the filletto pepe...More

Thank Tripper61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight two couples dined at this reasonable establishment and had the best evening of their weeklong holiday in Positano. We dined al fresco and were served by Nino and team who provided the best recommendations for food, wine and desserts. Most of the diners were...More

1  Thank Peregrino50
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20 May 2016|
Response from Philip G | Reviewed this property |
They well might as this service is very much part of the restaurant's way of doing things. Send them an email or call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811930
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The place to go if you want to eat like the locals and eat with the locals! Open all year round and with pizza takeaway service, C'era una Volta is family run and the perfect place for a traditional meal.
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