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Locanda Positano - San Carlos

617 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3111
+1 650-591-5700
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
“strozzapreti” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
617 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3111
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Great food and great atmosphere! I am Italian and I can say that this is real Italian food. Pizza is amazing and we also tried the tiramisù that was really good. Go for it!

Thank dario b
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We love Italy and love Italian food and used to go to North Beach for true Italian food, but Positano, in my opinion, easily tops any of North Beach restaurants. Not cheap, but not exuberantly expensive either, and what is important, ALWAYS good! Starting with...More

Thank Valeryand
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had a group dinner with drinks.It is an Italian restaurant and had a bar too. We had some restriction on the food, as we (most of us) are vegetarians. It was an awe moment, when we came to know that they have veggie options....More

Thank Gopal_Ramanan
Reviewed 3 May 2017

During our wonderful afternoon stroll of Downtown San Carlos ... just enjoying the variety of restaurants ... shops ... watching people walking their dogs ... making decisions what we would try for our evening meal. Saw this establishment ... checked out Yelp.com for positive comments...More

Thank My M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

What else can I say but bottomless mimosas with Sunday brunch/lunch? Great food (Italian) and service, and not too busy

Thank travellingKarrieG
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Enjoyed a lovely evening sitting close to the patio, enjoying great wine and a delicious dinner! Our sons enjoyed pizza, while we shared lobster risotto and short ribs with a beautiful selection of wine! Charming environment and lovely staff - a fun time!

Thank KrisKnight
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Nice and very casual spot. I found it to be very loud and a bit cramped. Food was OK. (I had a pizza).

Thank paulaanddavid
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

So I had to make a side trip to SF on my US trip and my friends wanted to meet up for dinner and suggested this restaurant. It was noisy and the food was terrible. I mean how can you do lasagne terribly in an...More

Thank blank878
Reviewed 24 December 2016

They have very nice wines at very nice prices, also nice bites to go with them. Very enjoyable. We go there with my wife at least once a week. Check them out.

Thank linas966
Reviewed 25 November 2016

this place is a must try, great selection of wine and very good menu option, the chicken must try, when you there you can enjoy the nice ambiance and you can speak with the owner enzo very funny guy. PS martello pneumatico.

Thank angiole101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3111
    (San Carlos Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-591-5700
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Description
At the heart of Italian cooking is the ability to be spontaneous and flexible with the freshest ingredients available. Locanda Positano strives to source from local farmers and turns their bounty into delicious fare to share. Our artisanal pastas, regional dishes, and signature Neapolitan pizza sing with true Italian simplicity and love. Our intimate dining room transports our customers to coastal Italy with a sleek modern Italian eatery decor with full bar and exhibition style kitchen. Dress up or dress down - we welcome you with open hearts.
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