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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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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went on a Thursday evening in August. Place was about half full, and smelled wonderful as we walked in. We were promptly seated by friendly staff. And given our requested window table. Atmosphere is warm and low key with several vintage food posters by Cappiello. Server was knowledgeable about menu and specials. Pasta fagioli had a depth of flavor that... More 

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Thank Jonathan D
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cozy and romantic. We started with pasta fagioli. Hearty and thick with great amounts of beans and pasta. I had Chicken Florentine with marina sauce. Yummy but be warned large dish but that's great for leftovers. Melts in your mouth. Hubby ate spinach ravioli which he said was delicious. No room for dessert. Oh for got to mention the... More 

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Thank Diane R
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good and the prices are reasonable with nice portions. We go once per week now. Very casual.

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Thank Craig C
Burlington, Canada
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45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went for dinner on a Monday night. We chose this place based on reviews I read on TA but don't get the high rating. The place was virtually empty and the hostess went to seat us in the worst table in the dining room! I asked her if she was kidding and had her move us... More 

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Thank BurlingtonJim
Sanibel, Florida, United States
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I met a friend for supper. We wanted to dine at a place that we had not tried before and we were delighted with our meal and service at Il Pomodoro. I'm had the daily special: grouper, lightly breaded, and served with pasta in a butter, lemon and caper sauce. 3 asparagus spears topped the dish. It was wonderful! The... More 

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Thank Kathleen R
Groveland, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food. The employee at the hotel we were staying at recommended this place. We are from Boston and eat in the North End quite frequently. This place is as good as any place we have eaten in the North End. We liked it so much we went twice. You won't be disappointed. Also reasonably priced.

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1 Thank fpj1459
Fort Myers, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have ordered takeout twice before and food was just OK. We thought we would give it another chance to live up to its wonderful reviews by dining in. Dining atmosphere is very nice. Salads were fresh and crisp. Garlic knot rolls were yummy! Then the entrees came....Veal Cardinale was good, but honestly not memorable to order again. Chicken &... More 

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Thank Jill Marie C
Dublin, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for dinner at IL Pomodoro on a recommendation from a friend. Food was delicious, pricing seemed right, attentive staff. Only challenge was the restaurant is very open so really sense of privacy

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1 Thank Cmoss1
Ft. Myers FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have had really good egg plant parmigiana here and so I took my son and husband for dinner and the food did not disappoint. My son had the spaghetti and meatballs which he inhaled, my husband had a pizza and I had the eggplant which was a huge portion of deliciousness!! Service was attentive and good, food good and... More 

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1 Thank Sammysue
Fort Myers, Florida
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I have enjoyed several meals at il Pomodoro over the years. I recently return and cannot tell you why it has been so long since I had last been there because it was a fabulous dinner!

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Restaurant Details

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
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
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
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

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