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IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
+1 239-985-0080
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (36 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (13 reviews)
“cavatelli” (3 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always consistent and as always excellent. We have been going for the past 4 years and will continue. We have a variety of foods at the table. They have great pizza, stuffed shells, chicken parmesan and soups. We have yet to find...More

Thank Diesel762X39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took home enough leftovers for 2 more dinners! The food here is really delicious. The chicken franchese was so tasty and tender. Great sauce and capers. Really yummy. Pasta was cooked just right, al dente. We also had a pizza. out of this world....More

Thank TravelGal1704
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great as usual. Our server Jason was excellent. The food is always top notch. The veal Parm is outstanding as was the special Grouper dish. Penne pasta was also very good. The place is under new ownership and the only difference we could...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Had heard about this place from a few people and decided to try it. Service was timely and friendly. Atmosphere nice but loud. Food very good and served in large portions. Three of us outa four got togo boxes. Price was fair especially considering quality...More

Thank deansilkwood
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We waited an insanely long time after seated. Finally someone took our drink order and brought garlic knots. Best part of the meal. The margarita pizza was good. The fettuccini Alfredo with shrimp was ridiculously overpriced and super small portions swimming in butter sauce. It...More

Thank N5681ZHamyc
Reviewed 11 February 2018

After not being here for a while we went back. Well the food was just terrible hardly any chicken in the $22.00 special way to much garlic which also make the favor very bitter and to much olive oil. The brocco;i rabe was so bitter...More

Thank CfdCapt
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We've been to Il Pomodoro a half-dozen times and usually enjoy it very much. The ambiance is good and service is usually fine (though sometimes a little slow or crabby.) When we get the veal piccata, we always love it and have some left to...More

Thank abqsage
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This evening was my second visit in one week with different people. Il Pomodoro has become our “go to” for dining out. Every dish, chicken, fish, pastas, all absolutely perfectly served. Our server Stephanie was efficient, friendly and genuinely attentive. Looking forward to our next...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Always very delicious Italian food. All so good! Always an excellent dinners for several years! Some of the best dinners have been the fish and seafood specials. Chicken Martino,veal dishes,eggplant dishes salads & soups.

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We hadn't visited this restaurant since last January. We found it much improved the appetizer of fried calamari was out standing All of us loved up pastas And I found that the regatoni Bolognese was the best I have had (And we had 2 trips...More

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Questions & Answers
11 January 2017|
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Response from Cynthia W | Reviewed this property |
IL POMODORO is on Gladiolus. Pastabilities on San Carlos and not open for lunch and used to be better when they were in their old location and had the old staff.
Tim R
10 September 2015|
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Response from Randy S | Property representative |
Yes, sir. We are open and would love to have you dine with us again! Sandy Landefeld (Owner, along with David Landefeld and Randy Seech, who is also the sole operator of our restaurant)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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: +1 239-985-0080
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