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2605 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27408-4818 (Target Shopping Center)
+1 336-288-4900
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Gibsonville, North Carolina
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Italian food and my wife and I have been to Positano several times and the service and the food have always been the same Excellent. Definitely a place worth trying out.

Thank Howard H
High Point, North Carolina
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got together with friends (two) on a Sunday night, who had never been to Positano's. This was our third visit (lunch, New Years Eve dinner) and will definitely be back. Our waiter was very pleasant and accomodating, not rushing us at all. Other three had various pasta dishes that got great feedback. I had the Salmon and Mussel special... More 

Thank TacksDodger
Greensboro, North Carolina
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several friends met up for dinner before the Arlo Guthrie Concert in Greensboro. I had the Seafood Mediterraneo and it was fresh, spicy and delicious over linguini. We ordered a bottle of wine what was perfect for our table. Others ordered the chicken picatta, and ravioli. Everyone loved their food selections. The warm bread and side salads were perfect. If... More 

Thank TheGilmoreGirlz
Gibsonville, North Carolina
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260 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

A small group of us came for dinner and all were very pleased with what was ordered. The chicken alfredo with broccoli and the shrimp and scallops were two dishes that were very well received by our group. There was lots of fresh bread with an oil and herb mix to dip it in and butter was offered as well.... More 

Thank Ginny B
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

The food is always good at Positanos but what makes it exceptional is the friendly staff. Jeff and the folks there treat you like family. They make the experience memorable.

1 Thank Terry C
Greensboro, North Carolina
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

It was our 42nd anniversary so we decided to go back to Positano - were not disappointed! The food was excellent and the waitress (Rebecca) was very courteous and attentive. I tried the Carbonara and it was out of this world - my Wife had the Scampi and it was also excellent. It was a fairly busy night but the... More 

1 Thank Matthew F
Greensboro NC
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340 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 529 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Recently our group had a dinner outing, with 17 in attendance. When we arrived, the table was beautifully set up with white tablecloth, utensils, glasses, etc. The servers were very courteous and efficient, without being frenetic or pushy (not easy to do with 17 at once). The menu offered a nice array of choices, and we all were very pleased,... More 

3 Thank CarolinaTrekkers
Martinsville, Virginia
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110 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We traveled to Positanos for lunch and were all most pleased. My mother got lasagne, a big beautiful cut with nice sauce. My wife got the shrimp and scallops with marina sauce. I love linguine and white clam sauce and intended to are that. The waiter brought wonderful bread and I asked him what I should order....the clams or ala... More 

2 Thank dewilson2
Browns Summit
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The family that runs this place are actually from Positano. This is their more upscale restaurant (they also have Elizabeth's Pizza). Mostly good Southern Italian dishes including seafood. I had raviloli stuffed with sausage & broccoli followed by a generous portion of veal marsala. Eggplant bruschetta, mussels in red sauce, crispy calamari for appetizers. Food consistently good If you are... More 

1 Thank S7139VEjimg
Greensboro, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Always a favorite of ours for years, the staff will cater to special needs and are always helpful. The food is consistent, and you can always look for specials on seafood of the night.

1 Thank chappell60

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2605 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27408-4818
    (Target Shopping Center)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-288-4900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?