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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (139 reviews)
“profiteroles” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a lovely Italian restaurant. Very cozy with rustic interior . It consists of two floor. Staff were very friendly. Menu is extensive with good variety to chose from . Very tasty food and no complaints whatsoever. Price was on the higher side and we...More

Thank Dheya_T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Probably the nicest staff in the Lake District. It felt more like a meal with family then being served by owners. A proper Italian with good food and fast service. Recommend the garlic bread. Would recommend a trip to it, didn't notice it the first...More

Thank ziiuk
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have been a couple of times before and decided to book again but we were sadly disappointed. Felt very rushed and the pizzas were all soggy in the middle. I agree with the previous reviewer that the pasta dishes were not very big portions....More

Thank Yorkie1188
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked this as a last minute meal and were fortunate that they could fit us in. We had a main meal each, drinks and desert and were in-and-out within 45 minutes. The food was very good and the prices reasonable. Staff were very friendly...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant while holidaying in the lakes. Nice food but our main meal was served before we had finished our starters which was a bit of a surprise. No one apologised for this so this may be the norm ? The surroundings of this...More

Thank AFairy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was so excited to return to this restaurant, even pre booked for Friday night. We ate twice last year and thought it was fab. However, we were very dissppointed this time. We were sat upstairs, where it was busy and felt like we kept getting...More

Thank michelle b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not going to list everything we ate, because there were five of us, three courses each and two visits and my memory isn't that good. Besides, it wouldn't matter because you will find something you like at Villa Positano. From the moment we walked...More

Thank nicholasBSE
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table off reviews online for a Friday night to celebrate my partners birthday and it's a good job we did! It's a lively little place with tables close together with staff flying all over the place! The food was tasty and plentiful...More

Thank j0blackcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply walked in without reservation at 17:30 and was seated without waiting. Staff were genuine and seemed to enjoy their job. Had the best fillet steak and Tiramisu of my life.

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at multiple reviews for numerous restaurants, I booked a table for two on a Saturday evening knowing it was going to be busy. The atmosphere and food were both amazing. All dishes being brought out from the kitchen were authentic and beautiful presentent....More

Thank Mattjamesbean
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12 July 2017|
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Response from RichardH857 | Reviewed this property |
I don't really think it would be appropriate to take a dog in any restaurant. Pubs maybe but not restaurants.
Andrew H
11 May 2017|
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Response from Jennifer S | Reviewed this property |
We booked at the beginning of November for a December 4th reservation with no problems. Good luck! I'll be telling my other half this story, he might just take the hint :)
21 February 2017|
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Response from Hubeyh | Reviewed this property |
Hi, always closed New Year as the family go away. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 45663
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