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IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
+1 239-985-0080
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (34 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (13 reviews)
“cavatelli” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 11 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 1 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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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We had friends and family in town and they wanted a good meal so we took them to our favorite Italian restaurant. We have been here many times and are always confident about the service and food. My wife and her dad had the flounder...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is a superb restaurant. Had lunch with another couple. Food was great. Had sandwiches and salads. Like that anchovies are available with the Cesar salad. Service good and very friendly (Karen). We live in Cape but when looking for a meal in Ft Myers...More

Thank eismd1
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Second visit for us to this wonderful eatery. The restaurant is nicely decorated, romantic, quiet and very busy. When we got there at 6:00 there were many open tables. By 6:30, it was filled. Couples and families. We started with Italian soup and a delicious...More

1  Thank JoJo676
Randy S, Owner at IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review of our restaurant, and for taking the time to write it. We appreciate your business and hope to serve you again in the future.

Reviewed 22 August 2017

The food is average-Italian style.Some dishes are better then others.The pizzas are good though they have huge chunks of almost raw garlic .The salads are interesting.The calamari tends to be dry.No excuse for that.The place needs to be spruced up and forget about its gloomy...More

Thank posco2
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in on a whim around 6 and were pleasantly pleased. By the time our attentive awesome server Mike brought us our adult beverages (No bar) the restaurant was filling up. The menu is quite large and covers just about everything Italian imaginable. We ordered...More

1  Thank joybob33
Randy S, Owner at IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your complimentary review, and for taking the time to write it! We are pleased that you enjoyed dining with us, and look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed 1 August 2017

My sister and I were looking for a place on our last night, we happened to pass by on our way to another errand and decided after looking at reviews to try, its a local Italian restaurant you can tell by the cliental. my Chicken...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with a friend on most recent visit. Every meal has been fantastic in every respect. Very prompt friendly service. Today Karen was our server and was delightful. Portions are always huge, one of the few places where may take food home. Restaurant is...More

Thank eismd1
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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
9 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
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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