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Buca di Bacco 1916

Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875699
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (118 reviews)
“gelato” (18 reviews)
“octopus” (17 reviews)
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12:30 AM - 10:45 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had lunch here our first day as we were waiting for our room here. We sat upstairs on the patio area looking out at the sea. It was quiet and relaxing. The food was soooo delicious. We both had the mixed steamed shellfish and...More

1  Thank ddavis130
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We only had just under 2 hours in Positano - we used Trip Advisor to find this restaurant and what a find - within metres of walking into the town, great views over the beach, indoor or outdoor seating, reasonably priced and the best seafood...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took the ferry to Positano and after walking so much we decided to stop here for lunch before heading back. We had a great table by the window overlooking the town and beach. I had the pesto pasta with sun dried tomatoes which was excellent...More

1  Thank Carol B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think this has made my favourites list in Positano! Cannot get over the mushroom risotto and the mussels. The mussels come in a large dish/bowl and the sauce and tomatoes were so delicious! The service was genuine and not hurried or rushed. For some...More

1  Thank Anina T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had to try one of tripadvisors recommendations for the best in Positano. While it was good , it just didn't meet my expectations or the hype. The reason for so many reviews is it's location in town. Most tourists go here. The food was good....More

Thank scanmike2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view is amazing. The decor is elegant inside. The food is amazing. The scallops over pureed white beans w/ arugula was the best thing I've ever tasted in my life!!

1  Thank Kristi K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is well worth a visit. Try to get a table by the window - it overlooks the beach and bay. The service was attentive but not intrusive. The menu is varied and the food id very good.. The house wines were very good. Try...More

1  Thank cttraveller67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a cruise and it was my birthday. Friends who had previously visited the area used a local contact to transport us round for the day. The driver who was brought up and lived on Positano recommended the restaurant at this hotel. We...More

Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the Buca di Bacco hotel, so for our first night, I pre-booked dinner in the restaurant so we wouldn't have to figure out where to go when we were exhausted. It was a great decision! Dinner was delicious- my husband had...More

Thank ecwaugh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just discovered after many years and found it most enchanting. Staff are very friendly and the American Bar on the terrace is just a dream. Stop here for lunch and you will want to stay forever such a great place, wonderful views and ambiance is...More

Thank Robert M
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Tony Y
29 April 2015|
Response from LouisNice |
Hi, You can spend from 25 to 40€ per person, depend how many courses you have and what kind of wine you drink. Ex a main course like pasta with pesto with water and a glass of wine will cost around 20€. They do a generous... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$47 - US$94
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
12:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rampa della Teglia 4, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875699
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel Buca di Bacco
You can find the restaurant centrally situated, on the main beach of Positano up the popular steps of the 2 Lions. The entrance of the restaurant is between its kitchen and the veranda from where you can enjoy a 180° view of the beach and coastline. With an informal and vibrant atmosphere in the day and a soft lumination by impressive coral shaped chandeliers, by night. Romantic candelight dinners under the stars can be enjoyed on our second floor roof terrace. The cuisine is typically Mediterranean with pasta dishes, fish, vegetables, crispy fries,...We are open every day from April 1st to October 30th. If you would like to make a review, please make sure that you don't get confused with the Bar Buca di Bacco & Ristorante Pizzeria La Pergola below our Restaurant belonging to another management.
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