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il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria

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Located in East Lyme amidst one of the most picturesque areas of Southern Connecticut and the Mystic region, il Pomod’Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria beckons Italian food aficionados with an intoxicating selection of dishes sure to tantalize everyone’s appetite. At our charming Italian restaurant, every menu item – from appetizers, soups and salads to specialty pizzas, handmade pasta, calzones, sandwiches, ocean-fresh seafood, entrees and mouth-watering desserts – is lovingly created using only the finest, freshest ingredients and served in a warm, inviting, family-friendly atmosphere that welcomes kids and romantic diners alike. Believe us when we say that Italian lunch and dinner has never been
PRICE RANGE
$13 - $33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed June 22, 2020

We had dinner here with our family. This was our first time. Our daughter and family have been often. Everything we had was great and the service was excellent.Our waitress was Juliana and she couldn't have been better. We were never rushed, which we really...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2020

Thanks for the great review Sandy and we are so glad to hear your family enjoyed your visit with us. We can't wait to have you at our sister location in North Stonington, Buon Appetito! Be well and we hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed November 5, 2019

Close attention to detail and personalized service make this quality restaurant stand out from the basic local Italian restaurants. Many great dishes that are always prepared with top quality ingredients. The owner is present most nights and comes table side to see how you enjoyed...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2019

Good day, I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to il Pomod'Oro! Thank you for the excellent feedback from your meal. I will be sure and pass your compliments on to our staff. Come back and see us soon and we will be...More

Reviewed June 14, 2020

Had delicious broccoli rabe with sausage and the Haddock was so fresh..The deck was awesome the service on point. I will be back!!!

Date of visit: June 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2020

So glad to hear that Amy! Thank you for stopping in and for awarding us a 5-star review! Ciao!

Reviewed June 11, 2020

Huge disappointment. Was served overcooked "homemade" pasta with bits of shellfish and shrimp obviously FROM ONE OR MORE CANS! Tables were not separated by more than two feet at most! And worse, the bar was FULL with several people next to each other. No regulations...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2020

Hello Adina, we are deeply troubled by your review and we apologize that you had a less than perfect experience with us. We appreciate you bringing this to our attention. As a business, we learn from the feedback from our customers. We would like the...More

Reviewed May 2, 2020 via mobile

Always a delightful experience, this time a pickup during Covid-19 for lunch. Only had a 15 minute wait from order to being available.

Date of visit: May 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2020

Thank you so much for your loyalty and for supporting our business during COVID-19. We appreciate you taking the time to leave great feedback. Hope to see you soon in our dining room!

Reviewed April 19, 2020

We ordered take out during the COVID 19 social distancing phase. We called ahead and the food was piping hot and delivered to our car by a masked employee. Including a warm loaf of bread- yum. We got enough food for 2 meals. Fried calamari...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2020

Hi Ann, thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review during COVID19. We rely very heavily on the feedback from our customers to improve our delivery of our meals from start to finish. We are glad to hear you will be...More

Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

on our way to Mystic, late on a Friday night, we came upon an unassuming little Italian place. Great fresh food, homemade with love. Our server Gerta couldn't have been nicer.

Date of visit: March 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2020

Thank you so much for leaving an excellent review! We hope you will come back soon and see us. We are still serving takeout! We appreciate your local small business support. Ciao!

Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

Stopped in for a lunch with my spouse - she ordered a beer - gnocchi and broccoli rabe - she loved it all! I had a pizza - the meatball- it was really good as well. A little pricey but worth it!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review Erik. We appreciate your honest feedback and hope you will join us again so we can earn that 5th star! Did we fall short in price? Please let us know how we can help in...More

Reviewed February 1, 2020

Phenomenal cuisine with high quality ingredients. The owner and staff are always very attentive and make you feel like family. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2020

I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to il Pomod'Oro Garrett! Thank you for the excellent feedback from your visit. I will be sure and pass your compliments on to our staff. Come back and see us soon! Take care 😊

Reviewed January 16, 2020 via mobile

First time at restaurant this past Sat Menu w wide choice of selections. Wait staff very cordial and helpful. Pasta w clams, shrimp and steamers was delicious. Will come back again when in area.

Date of visit: January 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2020

Hi Sheila, thank you for joining us and leaving a 5-star review! Your feedback means a lot to us! We hope you will stop by and join us again. We look forward to serving you soon!

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I am not sure of their fax number, simply call the restaurant at 8607396234
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Response from PetritM19 | Property representative |
Hi Barbara, we are just about ready to launch our website. If you would like to view our menu you can check out our Google listing that has images of our menus. You can find us on Facebook and also see our menus there. Let... More
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