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Wine-dark house

) #41 of 77 Restaurants in Positano $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
Via del Saraceno 6/8, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811925
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hamburger” (5 reviews)
“meatballs” (10 reviews)
“meat sauce” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via del Saraceno 6/8, 84017, Positano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed an excellent lunch at this restaurant today. The owner, who is fluent in 5 languages, told us about the seafood dishes that we ordered. He also told us how he makes his own deserts. My wife had the Tiramisu and...More

Thank John16752024
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had read many good reviews of Wine-Dark House before our visit, so we added it to our list of probable dining spots. We visited on a very slow Sunday evening, so I suspect they weren't putting forth their best efforts. Service...More

Thank GlobeTrotterGuy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled on this, low key restaurant right in the centre by the church. Highly recommend this place. Owner even gave us his recipe for one of our favourite pasta dishes

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We waited for a table for 40 minutes. They original said 15 minutes. Staff was not helpful or polite. More interested in letting there friends sit and smoke at the tables then serving customers. We had eaten here before but we will not bother to...More

Thank Pam A
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious, freshly cooked, food and genuinely hospitable. Tucked away and intimate. Simply, the best experience of evening dining during four nights in Positano.

Thank VickiYo
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch here after seeing the diners clearly enjoying their paninis and pasta. It was relatively busy but the staff were attentive and very polite. We shared a panini which was kindly cut in two for us. It was delicious and had we...More

Thank Oneofthesmallpeople
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off by the diminutive appearance of this homely restaurant and bar, or the slightly confusing organisation of the menu. The food was excellent with strong local cuisine and wine choice with personalised service of a committed and professional proprietor. Thanks!

Thank TechnoProf
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great wine and good for a light dinner! Service was excellent. We just wanted a glass of wine and a light snack. The calamari and panini were delicious!

1  Thank STVVEE
Reviewed 23 January 2017

An average Italian offering in the magnificent city of Positano, The host was very friendly, the surroundings pleasant, and you just walked through breath taking views, so one tend to forgive the scant amount of food, and the steep prices. This, our third visit to...More

1  Thank Tzvi T
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A delightful setting in a gorgeous Positano courtyard. Great people watching as everyone makes his or her way down to the beach. Food was fresh, tasty, and light. Service was prompt, but there was no sense of rushing.

Thank traveller2332
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Saraceno 6/8, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811925
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