Positano Restaurant

(1202 Reviews)
124 High Street Tunsgate, Guildford, South East England, GU1 3HQ
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Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:30 - 22:30
Saturday: 12:00 - 22:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 21:30

Restaurant description

With an award-winning menu, Positano Restaurant specialises in southern Italian cuisine, serving dishes from risotto to creative fish recipes. The Elizabethan building boasts a fantastic history, authentic original décor, and a well-stocked bar.

Offering healthy recipes using fresh and natural ingredients, the Positano menu is vast. The tasty dishes include spaghetti con cozze, with succulent mussels submerged in white wine, chilli, garlic and parsley. Another favourite fish dish is the caciucco di pesce, a traditional Italian dish with an array of mussels, calamari, sword fish, tiger prawns and langoustine, muddled in a cherry tomato and white wine sauce. For non-fish eaters, a selection of veal, beef, risotto and pizzas is also available and Positano restaurant prepares all dishes fresh to order.

The simple décor, with wood panelled walls and exposed beams, makes a great backdrop for relaxing with a cocktail or glass of wine from the bar.

A 4-minute drive from Guildford Rail Station, Positano Restaurant in Guildford offers authentic Italian dining.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Positano Restaurant
(based on 1202 reviews)

of diners recommend this restaurant

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (21)
  • al fresco (75)
  • breakfast (3)
  • business (177)
  • child friendly (81)
  • dinner (968)
  • entertainment (39)
  • large parties (113)
  • lunch (723)
  • luxury (137)
  • private dining (299)
  • romantic (625)
  • trendy (70)
  • value (382)
  • views (15)
  • By Julia F from Guildford
    20 November 2015

    Lovley experiance all round.

  • By James T from Guildford
    19 November 2015

    This was far from my first visit and the friendly welcome and positive staff made for a great start. We kept it simple with lunch this time. The food was tasty and well prepared and service was prompt and cheerful. I would have preferred not to be the only people sat in the same room as a large birthday party, but at least we had privacy. I rate it on my whole experience, rather than this brief visit alone, which is overwhelmingly positive.

  • By David S from Godalming
    15 November 2015

    Friendly attentive service, though we weren't told about the specials. Excellent carbonara, pizza and seafood pasta. Veal marsala was light on seasoning and marsala. Delicious puds and proper coffee. Overall 8/10 and could easily be better We are definitely coming back.

  • By Virginia L from Guildford
    15 November 2015

    The food was absolutely fabulous and the portions substantial! Served with charm.

  • By Barry Y from Birmingham
    15 November 2015

    Excellent food and service

  • By David C from Guildford
    15 November 2015

    Great Italian restaurant, good menu and very cosy. Really enjoyed our food, especially the Tuna steak. The only down side was that it was too warm for us, but we will be going back in the summer!

  • By Julie T from New Haw
    14 November 2015

    Loved the ambience and overall feeling of the restaurant. Good music, not too loud but loud enough to create a good atmosphere. Excellent staff and service. Food absolutely wonderful. Have already recommended to friends and will definitely visit again.

  • By Jeff W from Guildford
    5 November 2015

    Pukka food, pukka service, pukka place, pukka price! We have tried every restaurant in and around Guildford, and I mean ever restaurant, and can confidently say with no hesitation that this is simply one of the best there is! Possible been there over fifty times now and never had a bad meal! Excellent food and service every time. Faithfully, Mr Jeff :)

  • By Saumya T from Guildford
    30 October 2015

    Risotto was good. Salads were not very tasty. Too small but nice friendly staff

  • By Bryan T from Surbiton
    30 October 2015

    Fantastic restaurant with a great atmosphere, superb service, great value for money and lovely food. Will definitely return soon and is now top of my favourite restaurants.

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Positano Restaurant
124 High Street Tunsgate, Guildford, South East England, GU1 3HQ

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