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Pomodoro

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24 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02445
+1 617-566-4455
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been looking forward to an evening here with our two sons and their wives. The room was so noisy that we could not hear ourselves talk. The party in the next table were literally shouting at each other. We could not hear the background music except for the loud booming bass in the background. We asked the waiter... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We have been long-term customers of Pomodoro -- it's been our place for great comfort food -- but unfortunately, we won't be back. It's as if the team has gotten complacent or are resting on their laurels or are just spread too thin with their entry into Provincetown. The bolognese, usually so good, was tasteless and only lukewarm when brought... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

I am worried that something is going wrong at Pomodoro after a visit last night. They have changed their menu eliminating some of our favorites along with limiting the entire menu. There were 4 of us and we each ordered something different. I will say that the mussels I had were very in a very tasty well seasoned broth, but... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a warm, friendly, unpretentious place with consistently excellent food. The servings are generous and the food very high quality.

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Thank leslie l
Kenmare, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

While on holidays in Boston recently I enjoyed a delicious dinner here. The staff were so welcoming and friendly and really helpful when I had lots of questions on the menu. I had calamari for starter which were so tasty! Really fresh and crunchy and cooked to perfection. I had a really delicious pasta with beans and tomato sauce for... More 

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Thank anzosullivan
Pleasantville, New York
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

We came here upon the recommendation of our B&B innkeeper and could not have been happier. Everything was just delicious! Meatball appetizers with garlic crisps were awesome and Burrata was melt in your mouth delicious. Both our meals were great too. Our waiter was very attentive and the atmosphere was lovely. One caveat- cash only! Highly recommend. We will return... More 

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Thank Judy P
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2016

After a couple of visits to this Brookline Village gem, you will become a regular, and any pal of owner Siobhan, gets plied with free appetizers and tableside visits. Hands down, the best tomato sauce I have ever tasted. My husband just wants to eat bread dipped in that divine sauce, and he doesn't even like tomato sauce. Famous for... More 

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Thank Robert L
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2016

8 of us had a birthday dinner on a weekday night. Brookline Village is an interesing location and parking on the street on a weekday is not terribly difficult. The ambiance of Pomodoro is both comfortable and engeretic. Nice, tame bar scene in the middle of the dining area. Our large party had a big table by the window. The... More 

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Thank 66
Montreal, Canada
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

Went here with a few colleagues with whom I was attending a conference. It is a small restaurant, dim lights, and cozy. The food was fantastic. I had a linguine with shrimp, which was delicious. Nice wine selection. Overall a great place to have dinner with a few friends or even a romantic dinner. I wouldn't recommend it for kids... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2015

Lovely atmosphere with upscale wonderful Italian menu. The caesar salad is dressed perfectly with the nice mild white anchovies on the top. We have had the pasta with white clam sauce that was excellent along with the well prepared cod, the tasty scallops and the wonderful eggplant parmesan..(.a real winner) that were all put together just right to please the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02445
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-4455

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