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Pomodoro Ristorante Italiano

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2833 Avenida de Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
+1 619-523-1301
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (30 reviews)
“osso bucco” (16 reviews)
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11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2833 Avenida de Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we went here! Small and family oriented place. The family who owns this I believe we're also the staff. Very friendly and accommodating ! The food here was outstanding! So many items to chose from, Italian and more. There were 8 of us...More

Thank dm670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food didn't blow me away but it was good. The staff were very friendly and helpful (I was dining with 4 12 year old girls). Took a while for the food to arrive. Portions are HUGE.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on a Sunday night after arriving in San Diego. It was fairly busy but staff was very friendly and helpful. The tables are a bit small if you are at a table for two. They gave us some lovely fresh bread to...More

Thank Bethums
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We went here based on TA reviews. Nothing at all to write home about. First, there are only 2 parking spaces. We got one by pure luck. We got a waiter who sounded like he was feigning an Italian accent. Ok, whatever. The Carbonera and...More

Thank eaglesclaw121
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Found the place due to reviews. This is a great place to have a typical Italian meal. It is small, busy, efficient and serves great food from a broad menu.

Thank frankbjr527
Reviewed May 10, 2017

This is a great Italian family run restaurant. It was fun to speak Italian with them. Great menu with a wide range of meat, fish and pasta options. Good wine list with lots of Italian wines to choose from. Everyone at the table loved their...More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We chose this retaurant because of the proximity to the hotel. We did need to wait a full 2 minutes for the hostess to get off the phone but the bartender came by and sat us. The food was good - the protein selections are...More

Thank MrsK45963
Reviewed April 6, 2017

A fine find! We were greeted by people speaking Italian and friendly. The ambience is friendly happy people- no TV, no music - with basic effective tables. The food was wonderful - I had black linguine with seafood - just great. If I hadn't been...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years and have never been disappointed the food is authentic Italian and yummy .they have gourmet coffee and my friends love the chianti .salad and pasta their goes my girlish figure

Thank john m
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Our second time here - this time "pink sauce" and spaghetti which was wonderful. Good wine selection. Nice people. Great menu.

Thank barb3636
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April 23, 2017|
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Response from Mickey B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I was just there 2 days ago and they do have high chairs and a kids menu. This is truly one of the best Italian restaurants in San Diego.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2833 Avenida de Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-523-1301
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