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Pasta Pomodoro

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300 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1306
408-789-0037
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Noisy Italian Cafe

Though this place is close to home, we had never visited. All the staff were welcoming. Sadly the place was full which also meant it was very loud. Our waitress was perfect in serving us, answering questions and appearing at just the right time. The food, though good, wasn't worth the price. We... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Betsy99
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Sunnyvale, California
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Sunnyvale, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Though this place is close to home, we had never visited. All the staff were welcoming. Sadly the place was full which also meant it was very loud. Our waitress was perfect in serving us, answering questions and appearing at just the right time. The food, though good, wasn't worth the price. We won't return.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I am from Italy and I tried this restaurant during my staying in Sunnyvale. The pasta was quite good (not over-cooked, and with the right amount of salt). The tapping was quite good. Very good Tiramisu!

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Sunnyvale, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I never liked going here when it first opened. My kids loved it and would always request it and I would always try to get them to change their minds. But recently I have changed my mind. I have gone it there for a fast meal about three times now, and have found a couple of things on the menu... More 

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Sunnyvale CA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We got back twice....Nd ech time the food is excellent....serve is great, no the lemonade is so good....parking is not the best because of the trader's joe.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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124 restaurant reviews
1,008 helpful votes 1,008 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

There are Italian restaurants all around the South Bay. We often go to Il Postale in Sunnyvale, By the Bucket in Santa Clara, and Florentines in Cupertino. The first two restaurants still offer 2 for 1 coupons in the San Jose Mercury news Eye section on Thursdays -yes some of us still subscribe to newspapers! So there's little reason to... More 

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San Jose, California
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47 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We usually eat here around 5 PM on Saturdays or Sundays, but because it was my husband's birthday we went at 6 on a Friday. Service, which has always been excellent in the past, was abysmal. We sat for 10 minutes before a waiter noticed us. Usually, delicious bread is brought immediately. Bread wasn't brought until after our entrees were... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I've been to numerous Pasta Pomodoros - it's pretty darned good for a chain. Clean, pleasant atmosphere, attentive service and good food. LOVE their roasted butternut squash ravioli.

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Sunnyvale
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38 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Still good food and we always use the take-out option. Our favorite sandwich was replaced with a 'steak' one so we do not go as often as before. Still great for a quick take-out if you are on your way somewhere and need to take it with you.

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Head for Pasta Pomodoro on The Alameda in San Jose and sit outside instead of this congested, noisy Pomodoro in Sunnyvale. Still the same tasty food...just better ambiance and service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2008

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 300 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408-789-0037

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?