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Il Pomodoro

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San Pedro, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2283 1010
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Today
11:30 - 22:45
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:45
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:45
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Man, they make a damn fine pizza pie. I was craving a pizza, and this hit the spot. Good service, reasonable prices, delicious pizza.

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Thank Kmacaluso84
Miami, Florida
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Pizza and pasta done well! Delicious fresh salads. The caprese focaccia/pizza is excellent. Unbelievable salmon carpaccio. All with attentive service and large tables.

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Thank fabulousbakerboy
Pasco, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Excellent food, and good prices. It is located in San Pedro, Montes de Oca, in a very centric and nice place.

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Thank lorenabarboza
Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Nice atmosphere, great food and value for money. The pizza is delicious and the pasta aswell. I go there often with my friends to eat and afterwards for spirits at their Bar Buca.

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Thank contrafer99
Union, New Jersey
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We eat here often and sometimes the service is good and sometimes it's really bad! Out of the different dishes I've had there, the spaghetti carbonara has to be the best one! The servings are a bit small for some of the more over priced dishes! But overall a nice Italian restaurant, which for those of us who live here... More 

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Thank kaylengarita
London, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

I had a delicious pasta dish. The white sauce was fantastic and the pasta was cooked to perfection. The portion was a little small and light on ham and mushrooms otherwise I would have given top marks. The tiramisu was as good as in Italy.

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Thank John H
Cartago, Costa Rica
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

The place is nice, and near San José. The pizza is very good. In general it has a good price/quality relation.

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Thank 3m0yA
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Perfect pizza, pasta, ambiance, service... Panzanella and rustic pizza, carpaccios, wine... Everything gets together to make a great meal. Greatly recommended!!!

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Thank Iheartsea
San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

Highly recommended, we had a great experience in this restaurant! Food, service, drinks, ambience, location! Definitely a must place to visit if your around San Jose!

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Thank UrsulaK_1990
Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

Always one of my favourites! Great pizza and pasta. Il Pomodoro has always been considered one of the top italian restaurants in Costa Rica since it opened its first restaurant near the University. It is still Considered the best pizza in Costa Rica and it's nice three levels building in San Pedro makes it the perfect place for lunch or... More 

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Thank Ralph G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:45
Thursday
11:30 - 22:45
Friday
11:30 - 23:45
Saturday
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Pedro, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2283 1010

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