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La Taverna del Leone

Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811302
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We read reviews and they were all bang on. Free shuttle to and from- only 5 min drive but too risky to walk and not in heels. The servers were so friendly and humerous. The food was amazing. The open kitchen was neat atmosphere to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant caught my friends eye as we were driving since her family name is Leone . Our driver stopped to take pics for her and where it’s located is beautiful! Although they weren’t open at the time we stopped the owners were more than...More

Thank Marlene C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious lamb and risotto. The service was one of the best during our trip. Everything was wonderful!

Thank Cmosh1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a beautiful dinner at La Taverna del Leone. We stayed at a hotel just around the corner that recommended it. The waiters were very attentive. We shared a beautiful bottle of wine and the carpaccio starter. They even gave us a complimentary quiche...More

Thank closedmind
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was just incredible, beautiful and elegant and tasted delicious. But the waiting and the waiting is just terrible. There were a good amount of waiters, probably not enough for the number of people that were there but it just took way too long....More

Thank ttreonze
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I visited for dinner and loved it so much we went back the next night! Wonderful service, the staff made us feel so welcome and relaxed. Beautiful, fresh food. We loved the fish dishes and vegetable dishes, all made from deliciously local...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are on our honeymoon, and decided to go to La Taverna del Leone. They offered free shuttle from Positano central which was great, although had to ask 3x to get dropped back after which was annoying. My pizza was outstanding, as...More

Thank Zac K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It wasn’t just a meal... it was an experience! Everything was so delicious, we were that couple that was likely ooo-ing and ahh-ing at every course that came out. The tuna, octopus, croquet, sorbet, ricotta cheesecake.... I could go on and on! It was honestly...More

Thank Hayley Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I chose the 5 course tasting menu and loved every morsel! The service was great and in every dish they really highlighted the amazing regional flavors.

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the hotel above and ate here on our last night. The food was all outstanding. I had the blue lobster stuffed pasta in lemon butter sauce. It was so tasty, I could've eaten another serve! My boyfriend had a pizza, which he...More

Thank SuzyW87
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Hi there, from Sorrento you can easily let the bus drive past Positano and stop near our restaurant. Otherwise, after a pleasant time of relaxation and shopping in Positano, the easiest way to get here is a cab from the... More
7 August 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Shaney, Yes, we do have a shuttle, but it only operates in the immediate surrondings of Laurito & Arienzo area. From your location, the best and fastest way would be a taxi. Otherwise, with the local Positano-Praiano... More
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Sara A
20 June 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Sara, certainly, children are always welcome. Let us know!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Laurito 43, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811302
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Historical mediterranean family restaurant since 1965, featuring passion, authentic food from local ingredients and warm hospitality
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