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Pomodoro Ristorante Italiano

#104 of 3,705 Restaurants in San Diego
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2833 Avenida De Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
619-523-1301
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 100
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    Very good
  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very italian!

Friendly atmosphere, fun and friendly staff who really are Italian, and great food. Melanzana Parmigana, oh yes! Great pasta and pizzas too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Ragnar B
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
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  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Friendly atmosphere, fun and friendly staff who really are Italian, and great food. Melanzana Parmigana, oh yes! Great pasta and pizzas too.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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84 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant and can't wait to return. The service was fantastic and the food was delicious. It is very small and intimate but had a great menu. We each had a seafood dish that was amazing. I would highly recommend this establishment to anyone. You won't be dissapointed.

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Ripon, California
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We went to this restaurant based on TripAdvisor reviews, and we are so happy that we did! On a chilly foggy June night we found this restaurant not too far from our hotel. My husband ordered the spaghetti and meatball special and I ordered the scallops over spinach. They first brought us crusty bread and a tomato garlic sauce to... More 

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Simple setting in Point Loma/attentive staff/Great food/great prices/what's not to like?I go there for a quick lunch alone or for a more prolonged dinner with my wife

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Utah
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This place has a small intimate dining area. The service is fast and the food is good. Not the best Italian I've ever had but portion size was good.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is the place for Italian food on Shelter Island. Beer and wine only, but a great selection of Italian wines (California, too). Outstanding service, thanks Claudio! Try the pork osso buco. But save room for dessert. This place rocks!

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great products, great service and a gorgeous, stunning waitress! To bad they don't have a little liquor to finish... I can recommend the carpacio carne and the spirelli Bolognaise.

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

My family and I were looking for good authentic Italian food. And we found it at Pomodoro! The calzone was on point and the pizza was truly delicious from the crust to the toppings! We will definitely visit this restaurant again when we return to San Diego! Eat in or carry out....

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Washington, United States
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We visited while in the area for a quick getaway. We chose it because it was in walking distance of our hotel. Much to my surprise is was outstanding. It was very traditional. They do not have a kids menu but are accommodating in every way for our 18 month old. It felt like eating at a family friend's. The... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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250 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 395 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

We happened upon Pomodoro while we were staying on Shelter Island. The restaurant was not very busy, which was surprising because of how lovely the ambiance. The menu was large and varied, though nothing was totally unique. Of course, I state that, but was pleased with the minestrone that came WITHOUT beans -- exactly as it should be, which is... More 

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Additional Information about Pomodoro Ristorante Italiano

Address: 2833 Avenida De Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
Phone Number: 619-523-1301
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2833 Avenida De Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-523-1301

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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