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Da Ferdinando

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Spiaggia di Fornillo, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875365
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New Haven, Connecticut
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107 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this beach bar could not be any better. Steps away from the beach, beautiful atmosphere, cool shades and fresh menu. we came to enjoy and relax every day during our week in Positano. Our servers were always hospitable and extremely nice.

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Thank Garrett H
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a memorable day here and will be back! I would recommend this beach (Fornillo beach) to Positano's main beach. You can walk around to the main beach from here via a walking track (or vice versa). The beach beds are attached to this bar and they make it so easy for you. You simply start a tab at... More 

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Thank BuffyPaulie
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This beach is a gem and da ferdinando is well worth stopping off at. The sandwiches are great - made so by the great produce and bread used. It's relatively inexpensive in comparison to many places around. If highly recommending popping round the bay for a relax by the sea, some paddle boarding and lunch here.

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Thank 87hjm
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice place, nice people, nice food. Good service with a smile, view is amazing, and the food doesn't disappoint. Fresh salad, the best Mozzarella (the aged one), and fresh seafood.

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2 Thank RZphilly
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Cool location right on beach however the sandwiches were just ok. And we had to hail the server down because they weren't really paying attention to us, which I know is par for the course in Italy but it was an even longer wait here

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1 Thank sfrancucci
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Best beach bar in positano Nice relaxed atmosphere with good friendly service Great wifi and just a lovely place to unwind and people watch as the world goes by

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Thank Keith W
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We explored the main area of Positano which seemed to get busier and more crowded by the second. We stumbled upon a path and walked up and around for excellent views of Positano. Following the path lead us to a quiet beach that had lots of chairs and Da Ferdinando! We had a few drinks and a great time after... More 

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Thank kmm119
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

only there briefly one afternoon, but even in a short time we definitely experienced the great service! Ferdinando even has a boat that he takes people back and forth from the main beach over to this beach. We met Chica (I think that is her name), the dog who presumably owns the place ;)

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Lovely spot on the beach in Fornillo to watch the world go buy and just breath..The staff are what makes the place so friendly and happy..Thanks

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Wisconsin
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Close to hotel right on beach. Pleasant staff, great local food great WiFi when the restaurant is open.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spiaggia di Fornillo, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 875365

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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