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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” (33 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (13 reviews)
“cavatelli” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Very nice Italian style restaurant with a varied menu to suit most tastes. Pizzas and pasta dishes are always a good choice.

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The taste, the ambiance, the quantity continues to blow us every time we go here. As an out of stater, we stumbled upon this place years ago, and it IS the go to place for Italian ever since!! Don't miss it!

1  Thank joniefitz4
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We have been dining here for years, however they are under new ownership. I must say their Caesar salad is cold and crisp and we get the dressing on the side. Their small pizzas are absolutely incredible with a nice crispy crust and plenty of...More

2  Thank Rick B
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Five friends went to dinner at IL Pomodoro Restaurant last night for dinner. Each of us have had hit or miss meals over the years, but it has been consistently Great for the past 8 months! I had a cheese pizza, there were stuffed shells,...More

1  Thank Sybil T
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Heard about this Italian restaurant, checked out the reviews, and decided to go for dinner. The place is very small. We had reservations and were seated immediately and then the place filled up. Very, very noisy when full. Two of us ordered lasagna, one spaghetti...More

1  Thank Toni O
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This place was rated highly and we found that it lived up to the promise. I had driven by it a number of times without noting its location right on Gladiolus Dr. in Lee County. The food was excellent and the waiter was informed, pleasant...More

1  Thank Carl C
Reviewed 21 April 2016

My son just moved into a condo down the street from Il Pomodoro so we decided to try it the other night for dinner while my brother was in town visiting. What a great find. We split an order of fried calamari which was cooked...More

1  Thank Donald D
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is an outstanding italian restaurant. Food and service are great. Reservations sometimes required. Full plates... Had enough for donner the following day ! Must try the lasagna or veal parm.

1  Thank andrevoyage
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This was my first time at this somewhat out-of-the-way restaurant. The location is actually easy to get to (great if you're at either the beach or in town), has an interesting & quaint building & restaurant layout. I had their signature Gnocchi Con Fungi, a...More

1  Thank Ron M
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

All 3 meals were outstanding. Pork Oso Bucco, Scallops in a light cream sauce and Puttanesca. Yum - just go, well worth it.

1  Thank Maggie C
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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
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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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