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Pasta Pomodoro

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490 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94062-1779
650-474-2400
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Called to order dinner on the way home and got great service. The food was waiting for me on the counter and Evelia was very efficient in getting my receipt. The Pepperoni Pizza was very good and the Cicken Parmesan was excellent. We enjoyed the Farro and Bruschetta. Will certainly order... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2015
1GiantsMS
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Redwood City, California
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Monte Sereno, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Generally we like the chain but the place was 2/3 empty for lunch during the Holiday season which may say something. Service was good but the food was poor that day - I report it with hesitation as we've had good experiences at other locations in the chain in the past but not this time ......

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Redwood City, California
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317 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Called to order dinner on the way home and got great service. The food was waiting for me on the counter and Evelia was very efficient in getting my receipt. The Pepperoni Pizza was very good and the Cicken Parmesan was excellent. We enjoyed the Farro and Bruschetta. Will certainly order again.

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Thank 1GiantsMS
San Francisco
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Really enjoyed our meal here. The service was attentive and the meal came promptly. Part of the reason for this was that we came on a Sunday afternoon when when it was mostly empty. But the pasta dishes were delicious and the salad greens were fresh so that we both had a very enjoyable experience.

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Thank Mountainhiker_9
Redwood City, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We've been going to Pasta Pomodoro for years, but it has declined so much over the years I don't think we'll ever return. We went the other night and had to ask 3 times for the dipping sauce (which is yummy) and water. I had a salad w/ salmon on it which was dry on the outside and under cooked... More 

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Thank Kathy K
Redwood City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Was looking for an easy meal before an event and the staff here did a great job. Aleisha helped us and was terrific. The Chicken Parmesan was tasty (maybe a little dry), the Spaghetti was good and my son loved the garlic bread. Our order was ready exactly as promised. check # 10053. Thank you.

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Thank 1GiantsMS
San Francisco, California
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We dined at the Pasta Pomodoro in Redwood City because we've always had a good meal at the Novato location. The meal and service were both very substandard. Three of us dined and we were given only ONE small foccacia bread stick with the dipping sauce. We repeatedly requested more bread however none came until we spoke to the manager.... More 

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Thank 53LeeK
Ottawa, Canada
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

The food here is delicious! The portions are a good size and everything tasted delicious! The bread and pesto dipping sauce that they give to you before your meal was the best part! The service was friendly and fast as well. The only thing negative I have to say is that I was disappointed with the atmosphere! I was hoping... More 

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Thank Beanie R
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My girlfriend and I went here for dinner one night. We order an appetizers and 2 small pasta dishes. They tasted generic and cost me almost $50 I was upset about this and will not be back for those ridiculous prices.

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Thank Greed0992
boston, ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

had the salmon with spinach and beans. cooked right and tasty. good service. my friends had the chicken pasta and the portions were HUGE.

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Thank klingan74
Redwood City, California
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317 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Wanted a nice meal on a Saturday night sitting home watching football. Decided to call and was very pleased. The bread was warm and tasty, all of our pasta entrees were delicious and the food was ready as promised, the parking was easy and convenient to the entrance. Much better than our prior sit down experience.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 490 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94062-1779
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: 650-474-2400

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?