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Villa Positano

Villa Positano Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 45663
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (155 reviews)
“profiteroles” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, 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

After many attempts to get into this restaurant, we finally managed last night. Well worth the wait. Delicious Italian food and the best chocolate cake I have ever had!

Thank Erika186319
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for my fathers 80th birthday and the staff couldn’t have been any more pleasant and accommodating. The food as always was delicious, giving us all an evening to remember.

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We found this warm and cozy place by accident , from the moment we walked in nothing was too much trouble for the most attentive staff. Food was brilliant and very reasonable . Simply the best authentic Italian restaurant! Grazie 👌🏻

Thank karolina993
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant during the week - we were quickly seated (family of 6). Food served was very tasty and well priced. I would definitely return when visiting this area again.

Thank gem97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best restaurant in bowness. We last visited over a year ago and yet last night we were remembered and welcomed back like old friends. Brilliant food, brilliant atmosphere. No surprise you need to book ahead.

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both me and my fiancé were recommended to visit Villa Positano if we were looking to eat in Bowness. We tried a walk-in and where greeted with friendly staff who were only to pleased to be able to assist. Great traditional Italian food on the...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table for 8.30 on Friday evening, we arrived and we were seated at the bar for around 15 minutes and then our table was ready. I had goats cheese and ham for starter and fillet steak and chips for mains. I am...More

Thank cmseasman1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here for years, when we visit the Lakes. Three of us ate dinner, chicken in cream sauce, seafood pasta, chicken with mushrooms. House red was very nice, as was the draught Peroni. All meals were lovely. Finished with desserts, profiterloes rolls, Apple Torte...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Windermere every single year and every time we come we pre book a table here!! The nicest restaurant and staff I have come across here and I'm shocked it's not number 1! It should be. You're made to feel extremely welcome, the ambiance...More

Thank hrm172018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and husband visited the lakes for the first time and was recommended by the hotel to visit here. The food was beautiful and the staff and service was superb would highly recommend

Thank Karen D
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18 March 2018|
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Response from Sarah M | Reviewed this property |
Very family orientated x
12 July 2017|
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Response from happytimes23 | Reviewed this property |
Had ours but never asked Given size etc ..id say no
Andrew H
10 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 :)
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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
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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