Top Choice Italiian in Positano

Donna Rosa

This is one of the Amalfi Coast’s most reputable restaurants, located in mountainside Montepertuso, above Positano. Once a humble trattoria and now run by Rosa’s daughter Raffaella, the lineage is set to continue wi…
Top Choice Ristorante in Positano


Understated elegance meets creative cuisine at this contemporary set-up. Local and organic ingredients are put to impressive use in beautifully presented dishes such as ravioli stuffed with aubergine and prawns or s…
Italian in Positano

Da Vincenzo

Superbly prepared dishes are served here by the third generation of restaurateurs. The emphasis is on fish dishes, which range from the adventurous, like grilled octopus tentacles skewered with deep-fried artichokes…
Italian in Positano

Ristorante Max

Here you can peruse the gorgeously cluttered artwork (in lieu of a sea view) while choosing your dish. This upmarket restaurant and wine bar serves such dishes as sauteéd clams and mussels, and zucchini flowers stuf…
Seafood in Positano

La Cambusa

This restaurant, run by amiable Luigi, is on the front line, which, given the number of cash-rich tourists in these parts, could equal high prices for less than average food. Happily, that is not the case here. The …
Italian in Positano

Ristorante il Saraceno d’Oro

There is something so typically Italian about the set-up of this restaurant, where waiters have to dash to and fro across the road with their dishes. But in the evening the traffic is light and the wacky layout will…
Cafe in Positano

La Brezza

With a steely grey-and-white interior, free internet and wi-fi, and a terrace with views over the sea and quay, this is the best beachfront place for panini or snacks. There are regular art exhibitions and a daily ‘…
Trattoria in Positano

C'era una volta

Up in the high part of town, this authentic trattoria is a good bet for honest, down-to-earth Italian grub. Alongside regional staples like gnocchi alla sorrentina (gnocchi served in a tomato and basil sauce), there…
Italian in Positano

Wine Dark House

This terracotta-coloured restaurant features a lovely enclosed terrace: it's a small, low-key spot where the emphasis is on tasty standards and charming service.