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La Taverna del Leone

Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811302
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kingfish” (5 reviews)
“mini cannoli” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is excellent! The service is great!! Highly recommended! I especially recommend the grilled Calamari!

Thank Tour27101907314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Taverna Del Leone was recommended by our host and it turned out to be an excellent recommendation. The atmosphere was as good as it gets in Positano and the wait staff was exceptional. Good food, great value and a wonderful atmosphere...how could anyone ask...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at La Taverna del Leone on our first night in Positano, and what a great start to an amazing vacation. A driver picked us up in Positano for the short drive to the restaurant, and we were warmly greeted and seated at a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nicely decorated spacious restaurant, delicious food, incredible price/value tasting menus and excellent service... what more can you expect. Thanks for having us!

Thank Dries T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not my first time to the lovely restaurant. All experiences here have been great. On this trip I noticed they had changed the menu, however it was still perfecto. We arrived after a hectic day and the wait staff was wonderful in letting...More

Thank athomeinpositano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited La Taverna del Leone recently while staying at il San Pietro di Positano.The restaurant is only 600 meters away and is definitely one of the best we visited in Italy(the other is also in Positano).The service was friendly and outstanding.The...More

Thank Orthos12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just finishing our dinner of salad and pizza, and are thrilled with our selections. The waiters couldn’t be more friendly, offering a small amuse-bouche to start and spending time discussing wine selection. The pizzas were fresh and delicious. I can see why this restaurant has...More

Thank ConnecticutDad2010
Reviewed 14 October 2018

It's a family run business, the food was of great quality and the service is very friendly and impeccable. It's an open kitchen , so you can see your food prepared in the state of the art kitchen They also offer cooking classes.

Thank akhazan
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We were absolutely delighted with every minute of our experience here! The food was to die for and we loved the open kitchen concept. The chefs complementary starter just melted in my mouth :). The risotto is out of this world! Anything you eat here...More

Thank Trek694659
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This restaurant is a bit off the beaten path outside of Positano but they will pick you up and return you to your hotel if you inquire in advance, That being said, the atmosphere was very nice with a large open kitchen. Good selection of...More

Thank RayDoc
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4 August 2018|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don't have the right equipment to provide gluten-free pizza, but we do have many other gluten-free options!
14 September 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Hi there, from Sorrento you can easily let the bus drive past Positano and stop near our restaurant. Otherwise, after a pleasant time of relaxation and shopping in Positano, the easiest way to get here is a cab from the... More
7 August 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Shaney, Yes, we do have a shuttle, but it only operates in the immediate surrondings of Laurito & Arienzo area. From your location, the best and fastest way would be a taxi. Otherwise, with the local Positano-Praiano... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 57
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811302
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Historical mediterranean family restaurant since 1965, featuring passion, authentic food from local ingredients and warm hospitality
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