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IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

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9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was excellent. I da chicken Parmesan with pasta. My wife had the chicken piccata with a side of pasta arrabiatta. Service was excellent. Small restaurant with a comfortable friendly atmosphere

1 Thank Jim N
Fort Myers
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been here in a very long time. Came here for a special occasion . I'll not let time pass before going back. Started with their hose made Meatball app. Two large very good MBs. With two dollops of house made Ricotta roasted red peppers and fresh basil. If you follow me I eat MBs a lot. I'll get this... More 

Thank tonyro61
Sanibel Island, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed their Pizza again, best around. Typical family casual resturant. Tomato basil soup delicious.

Thank HoustonMickey
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 

Thank Jonathan D
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 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 

Thank Diane R
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

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

Thank Craig C
Burlington, Canada
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45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

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 

1 Thank BurlingtonJim
Sanibel, Florida, United States
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 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 

Thank Kathleen R
Groveland, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

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.

1 Thank fpj1459
Fort Myers, Florida
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89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

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 

Thank Jill Marie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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?