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IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

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9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
239-985-0080
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 93
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best pizza in years

If you have never had this pizza, you have never REALLY had pizza. This small shop is constantly busy and never fails to live up their reputation. With 3 teenagers around, we only had 2 larges-with leftovers! It reheats well, too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
hckharling
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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  • Special occasions
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

If you have never had this pizza, you have never REALLY had pizza. This small shop is constantly busy and never fails to live up their reputation. With 3 teenagers around, we only had 2 larges-with leftovers! It reheats well, too.

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Middletown, Rhode Island
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have been to Il Pomodoro several times now and the food is always wonderful. This particular night we were going to a show at the Barbara Mann theater and it was a perfect dinner spot pre-show. Elvis is always our waiter and he is fantastic. His personality is great and he has such a wonderful sense of humor, he... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A friend and I went there for the first time last night. The ambiance and service was great. Wine had an unusual amount of tanen; ordered mussels but at 6:30 they were out. Fried calamari arrabiatta was so hot, it was inedible. After that we both ordered a salmon salad each. Big salad, nice dressing and overcooked salmon. The bill,... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We started with house rolls which are good but a hair too garlickly for our taste. Then had fried calamari as an appetizer and it was horrible. Presentation was poor as the portion would have fit into a saucer. Add to that that however it was cooked it came out like old bubble gum. The house salad was barely average... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We do dine at Il Pomodoro quite frequently each time we leave we find ourselves looking forward to our next visit. Il Pomodoro has a great staff, very courteous, very professional, very concerned that your dining experience at their restaurant be nothing less than perfect. Reservation time honored, you walk in and your table is waiting. A very exciting menu... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We always like coming here. Their osso bucco is wonderful and reasonably priced. I recommend the mussels as a starter. the service is always outstanding

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Cape coral
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We called a head a friend was retiring and we staged a surprise dinner/party for her, Are group was 30 + the management went out of their way to accommodate us ! Food was excellent , staff was just great, and it was Saturday night ! Don't miss this gem !

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We joined another couple on Friday night. We had reservations for 7 PM and were immediately seated the menu was varied with some nice surprises. I had veal Picata my wife had Sinatra carbonara. The deal was served over pasta with artichoke hearts. The carbonero very heavy but delicious. My wife took half of hers home and the Takeaway. Our... More 

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Ft. Myers, FL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We went here with friends and had a really lovely dinner. The service was top drawer and everyone really enjoyed their dinner. The only thing was that the portions were so huge and could easily fed two people. For a non-season Saturday night, the restaurant was packed so it seems that all these people are there for the meal that... More 

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Sanibel Island, Florida
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

What a delightful place. Food good and portions are huge. Wait staff very good and knowledgable. They have really big round tables that are so nice for several couples to get together. They seat ten. Noise level is acceptable.

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Additional Information about IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

Address: 9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
Phone Number: 239-985-0080
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: 239-985-0080

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?