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Il Capitano

Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
+39 089 811351
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (74 reviews)
“seafood risotto” (21 reviews)
“lamb chops” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 406 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We stumbled across this place on our way back home while we were looking for something quick to eat. Probably as with most people, the moment we saw the terrace with the gorgeous view (probably the best in Positano) we were sold immediately. We were...More

Thank Camilla M
Reviewed today

The choice in the menu was wide but we selected the sea food risotto which turned out to be very good, if not overgenerous in quantity. The staff were very attentive.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful restaurant and bar. Had a delightful pre dinner drink in the beautiful bar followed by a fantastic dinner overlooking Positano.A little $$$ but we loved it.

Thank Kaseem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in with friends the view is breathtaking and the service is pretty attentive. The food however was awful. I had the meatballs which for €22 should have been amazing. It was like eating brown rubber. No flavour through the meat. The sauce was pretty...More

Thank Pavlos P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was lucky enough to get a last minute table - although it was only 7pm so not yet full - and very helpful staff. Having had a lot of seafood we chose the pork dish and it was very nice. I followed this with the...More

Thank Fodinette
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch as soon as we arrived since this was adjacent to the hotel we were staying at in Positano. The view was incredible, amazing views on all 3-sides, so I don't understand why there weren't more people. We did not have...More

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the most incredible views of the Amalfi coast, but take into account to come before 7-8, otherwise it's going to be too dark to see anything. The food was delicious, we had the shrimp tempura with orange sauce (I really recommend this...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous views from the terrace, friendly staff and a wonderful meal. Fresh and tasty. Highly recommended

Thank Saff47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but pricey for what you received. Staff seemed totally disinterested in their customers. I think this is a restaurant where you pay for the view but not the service.

Thank jennieMountGambier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful dinner at Il Capitano. Fish, pasta and the pizza were all great. Highly recommend. This restaurant has a very large patio on the water with gorgeous views. But the food is very good as well, a combination that is awesome! Service was...More

Thank Barbara W
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Monique M
4 October 2017|
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Response from nicola a | Reviewed this property |
This would be perfect,fantastic service and stunning views!i’m sure you’ll have a wonderful time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$58 - US$164
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pasitea 119, 84017, Positano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Positano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 811351
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