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Pomodoro Ristorante Italiano

2833 Avenida de Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
+1 619-523-1301
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“osso bucco” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2833 Avenida de Portugal, San Diego, CA 92106-2704
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A cozy little Italian place with a wait time to prove wait awaits inside. We lucked out and arrived just before the rush and were seated immediately. We both had enormous dinner salads with a scrumptious vinaigrette. My husband d commented that the greens tasted...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Point Loma go-to for Italian. More casual and less expensive than the icon across the street, but every bit as good, except there’s no pizza. The entrées are varied so everyone in your group can find something: pasta, seafood, an exceptional osso bucco. Tonight...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going here for years, and I love the continuity of the dishes and the prices. The staff is always accommodating and lunch on the weekends is a treat because it is quiet on the patio. Try the Napoleon dessert! Who cares about...More

Thank SoooZeeeQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pomodoro is a quaint Italian restaurant in Point Loma San Diego. Easy to get to and street parking available in the area. A great selection of Italian dishes with a variety of pastas, sauces, and meats or fish. I can only speak of the Vitello...More

Thank Austin H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a wonderful small place with great atmosphere and wonderful food. The food is authentically Italian- we had caprese salad, the carbonara and a wonderful bottle of wine from Montepulciano. Can't wait for our next visit!

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

After having dined here several times in 2011 on our San Diego trip, we returned to enjoy another great dinner. With the fire pit burning nearby and our wonderful server, we were happy to see nothing had changed. Still a terrific neighborhood restaurant worthy of...More

Thank Idania60
Reviewed 5 September 2017

When it comes to a decision on where to go for a great dinner, plus delicious wine, on top of the family atmosphere most definitely without a 2nd thought will be Pomodoro. One of our favorite of all times is the Black Linguine I can...More

Thank venuslatina
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Pomodoro is a very cute place. The inside dining room is adorable and the patio is comfortable as well. They have an extensive menu with many options, plus a good wine list. We had a delicious glass of Italian red wine. The food portions are...More

Thank DMHappyTravel
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We make it a point to eat here each time we visit San Diego. The food is wonderful. A small little place, but friendly and not over priced. Highly recommend it.

Thank Encoreinc
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Casual restaurant but great food. Nice variety of food on the menu.Outdoor seating is nice and relaxing. I saw some people bring in their own wine but the wine list is reasonable priced.

Thank doris n
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24 April 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
USD 11 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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