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C'era una Volta

Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811930
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (119 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“gnocchi” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First the restaurant offers free pick-up service. Not a lot of restaurants in Positano will offer the service and is extremely convenient for people who don’t drive. The price is very reasonable compared to the restaurants in the city center/ near the beach, almost 10-15%...More

Thank Imsarahsw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Got the spaghetti with Jumbo Shrimp which was cooked to perfection and the jumbo shrimp definitely lived to it's name. My girlfriend got the seafood risotto which was also delicious! Lastly a very good pizza to top it off. All of this at a reasonable...More

Thank Freddie A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience, amazing service, tasty food! Thank you Mario and all the team, we had a great time!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have takeout pizza prices are great! Service is good. Nice waiters. Have been here three times since visit.

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such an amazing experience here! Amazing food, wine, service and view. I highly recommend eating here if you are visiting.

Thank audreylittlefield
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our 10th anniversary in Positano and visited this restaurant on the recommendation of our hotel manager. We ate outside and enjoyed the view of the coast. We ate the caprese sald, anchovy bruschetta, eggplant pasta and pasta with spicy tomato sauce. All of...More

1  Thank Mary T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended to pay this restaurant a visit by our hotel, Villa Verde's hostess. And we can back here twice! This is our second time to Italy, and by far...we've had our best meals here at this restaurant! The prices here are more than...More

1  Thank GABGOH
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has one of the best food in positano, just want to let the people Know than don’t be lazy and go outside the beach to explore restaurants and views in this beautiful town.

1  Thank marangelica5
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We had wanted to go to another restaurant in that location but as it was closed, our hotel recommended this restaurant. We agreed to try it due to the good reviews. First off, a guy who appears to be the restaurant owner took our orders....More

Thank Ian C
Gaetano C, Proprietario at C'era una Volta, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi, I just wanna start saying that the only restaurant in our area is closed from 5 months and i don't have idea of which restaurant you think to go. After this review i really don't know what to say... The chicken brest... You never...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

While visiting Positano in the off season, not many things are open so we came to eat here mostly out of necessity. However, after having dinner here this is definitely somewhere I would return to even if all the other restaurants were open. The food...More

1  Thank Ggbrad326
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20 May 2016|
Response from Philip G | Reviewed this property |
They well might as this service is very much part of the restaurant's way of doing things. Send them an email or call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Marconi 127, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811930
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The place to go if you want to eat like the locals and eat with the locals! Open all year round and with pizza takeaway service, C'era una Volta is family run and the perfect place for a traditional meal.
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