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C'era una Volta

Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811930
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (105 reviews)
“seafood” (34 reviews)
“clams” (21 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner at this restaurant a few days ago and the food was really delicious and very well priced. The seafood was fresh and cooked to perfection. Service was also excellent and the views were really good

Thank tonasj
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a nice spot and we had a good meal. The view is fabulous. The menu is pretty standard Italian fare. Seafood is prevalent on menu of course, given the locale. The grilled fish of the day was perfectly prepared. We enjoyed everything and...More

Thank Buddysfamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were SO happy that we found this place after a horrible experience in a tourist trap restaurant on our first night in Positano. The staff was friendly, attentive and genuinely cared about our experience. The food was amazing and the prices...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to dine here after reading a number of reviews and they were spot on! The service was great, the entire staff was very welcoming and made sure we felt at home. The food was super fresh and very tasty. We ordered mussels and...More

Thank Franco B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That's actually one of my favorite restaurant! I live in Positano for the summer season and I come here once at week min. the food is fresh and good, the service is friendly! I'm always satisfied! I suggest for people who love good food, at...More

Thank Michela N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter, Rachel and I are from Canada and we spent a week in Positano. C'era una Volta quickly became our favourite restaurant. We ate at least half of our dinners here because it was such a consistently enjoyable experience. The location is on the...More

Thank michelle d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was Recomended by our hotel as a family run place with home made cooking and local feeling. Exactly what we were looking for. The pasta we had were home made, we asked , since not all of them were, and they were delicious. The calamari...More

Thank mariasilvina214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed two tasty meals here. The fish dishes were fresh and varied. The vegetable antipasti included lots of roasted Mediterranean vegetables. We were very satisfied with everything. The service was both friendly and helpful. Thank you!

Thank FleurKent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My group of 11 ate in house twice and once drank wine on the patio as they prepared pizza's to go. The van transported us to and from our villa was very helpful. Got to meet momma who does much of the cooking. Very reasonable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner and the service was friendly and inviting. The food was good and it felt like we were eating a home cooked meal. It was great that they also provided pickup and drop off service from our hotel. I would come...More

Thank Dax R
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Questions & Answers
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.
29 July 2015|
Response from Anuschka2011 |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$38
Breakfast, 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, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
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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