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Positano Ristorante Italiano

4940 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6023
+1 301-654-1717
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“veal piccata” (7 reviews)
“bruschetta” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4940 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6023
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

With two banquet halls to choose from and very efficient service- this was such a great place for a sweet sixteen seminformal for 100 dancing guests. Position your dj carefully and some seating may not have easy view of dance floor but service, food, and...More

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1  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

They did a great job for our event. Please helpful and excellent bar tending and wait staff. The food was delicious and we had good choices.

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1  Thank mg1600
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was the second event I did with Jimmy and Posner Tono. This was a board committee meeting for about 25 people, and everything was just as we planned it. The food and service was excellent!

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1  Thank Mimi K
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Jimmy was really easy to work with and our rehearsal dinner was really affordable, which we were happy about. People loved the food and the private room was adorable. We had several vegans in attendance and there was no problem providing an option for them,...More

1  Thank Aimee S
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Went for afternoon brunch with my family. Staff was very friendly, especially to senior citizens in my group.

1  Thank JacqConn
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We have eaten more than a few times at. Positano -- usually as a couple or small group. This time was a family event with >20 people. Positano is friendly and charming, for any size group. Decor is informal, country-style. Everything was set up nicely;...More

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1  Thank jjprosky
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Our organization had an evening event here and it went perfectly. We got the least costly of the dinner options, but it was still plenty of food! This is the second time we've done our yearly event here and we will definitely do it again.

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

There are two rooms. The larger one is set up for easy use of a projector screen. The smaller one works but you have to limit how many you have so people can see the screen. The service and food are wonderful. We pick 3...More

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We recently had my daughter's Bat Mitzvah reception at Positano's and they really know how to do it! The food and the service were outstanding! They are also very receptive and accomodating.

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1  Thank lgittle
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We held a birthday celebration for 60 people in one of the restaurant's older (and very charming) private rooms. The food was excellent but service was slow - perhaps because there was at least one other private event plus it being a busy Saturday night....More

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Thank avguy2017
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James W
18 May 2016|
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11 months ago?
MomMom L
15 February 2015|
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Response from touroneinc | Property representative |
Hello. You can have chicken piccata, or chicken marsala, or veal piccata or veal marsala. mozzarella caprese salad. salmon, trout, red snapper, rock fish.
MomMom L
15 February 2015|
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Response from touroneinc | Property representative |
HI. you can have chicken , veal, salads, pasta, fish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4940 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6023
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-654-1717
  • E-mail
Full service Italian restaurant with also four private party rooms and garden terrace for outside dining.
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