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Positano

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36 Mayflower Street, Plymouth PL1 1QX, England
+44 1752 661290
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (22 reviews)
“bruschetta” (35 reviews)
“pizza” (57 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
36 Mayflower Street, Plymouth PL1 1QX, England
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1 - 10 of 829 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Never fails to impress, food as good and tasty as ever, been going to this place for many years, lovely atmosphere and staff. Thank you Positano x

Thank patricia m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are after an authentic Italian meal in Plymouth this is the place for you. We booked for a family birthday party and mentioned when booking that we would be bringing a cake. You should be aware this brings up a few conditions! You...More

Thank gordonc719
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not living in Plymouth it is some eleven years since we last visited Positano's and we were not disappointed. You immediately know you are in a good restaurant when it is full on a Tuesday night. There were six of us and we each ordered...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had another lovely meal at Positano's. We have eaten here for nearly 20 years for evening family celebrations, meeting my husband for lunch, pre-theatre, work lunches, you name it really, and never disappointed. Initially we liked how welcome staff made our children - a...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved this place. The staff are so friendly and make you feel at home. It was like being on holiday and the food was amazing. My partner had steak and said it was the best ever. I had the King Prawns in white...More

1  Thank Angie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out of this world lunch today with my wife and daughter! Food delicious, excellent service! Would definitely recommend and will definitely be returning! Cheesecake and tiramisu is a must so unbelievably good!

Thank garywV5394TC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Plymouth for the night and a quick google search brought up this restaurant. First impressions do not give this place justsice and as soon as we walked in and saw the place full we were happy to wait for a table (...More

Thank Trek810392
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We both tried a pasta dish and when they arrived they were huge. I had the carbonara which was the tastiest I have had. Hubby had the shrimp and mushroom fettucini, which was just as big. In fact it seems everybodies portions were large, whatever...More

Thank 70Maddy
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends all had a lovely meal here. The food is amazing and so much choice, reasonably priced and the staff are so lovely and welcoming! Definitely recommend.

Thank Jadeyg1
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The food here is delicious. Some reviews mentioning oily food - if you have ever been to Italy you will know that is how they cook and personally I like it. Flavours are great and prices reasonable. Waiters don't pester you (constantly asking if everything...More

Thank southwestsam411
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Janice F
17 August 2017|
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Response from Dean027 | Reviewed this property |
you need to ask the restaurant - I don't think they do gift vouchers but I'm sure they could accommodate a payment over the phone if you are looking to treat someone.
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Adam N
23 February 2017|
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Response from sga4359 | Reviewed this property |
no Halal meat
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TinkerRoo
29 December 2016|
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Response from Benjamin B | Reviewed this property |
yes... they're limited to pasta options but there are gluten free choices. you'd be best off asking a waiter for a specific walk through on what is gluten free on the menu...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Mayflower Street, Plymouth PL1 1QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 661290
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