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IL Pomodoro Italian Restaurant

9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
+1 239-985-0080
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (32 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (10 reviews)
“osso bucco” (8 reviews)
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All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
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61 - 70 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 8 February 2016

After suggestions from out of town friends we dined at this marvelous restaurant. The food, service and atmosphere was great. The lasagna was the best I've had in quite awhile. We made reservations for Valentine's Day.

Thank NippyFL
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We ate here February 2015 and I couldn't wait to go back this year while visiting the area. LOVE everything about this place; the service, the staff, the food is outstanding w/portions large enough for leftovers and there is a $15 corkage fee to bring...More

Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Good Italian food at reasonable price. Salad and garlic bun. Had enough for lunch tomorrow. Need reservations though. Wife had chicken and shrimp pasta. Worth it.

Thank George S
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We are new to the area and had a coupon for this restaurant. A bit apprehensive to try this place after reading some of the reviews about bad service. But we went anyway and so GLAD we did! A Monday night and the place is...More

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 29 January 2016

This was not our first time eating in this restaurant. Like the previous post, we have been there at least 5 times in the last few years and have always enjoyed it. Yes, there is a new owner. Apparently they have been in the restaurant...More

Thank greatravel
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Every year me and my wife spend a few months in the Fort Myers area, il Pomodoro has always been one of our favorite spots to dine. I was concerned when I heard the owners had changed hands but, the food is still as great...More

Thank BobSalzano
Reviewed 22 January 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant. We were seated in a timely manner. Our server was pleasant and efficient. We were brought rolls; one for each of us. We asked for more during our meal and were brought one more fo each of...More

Thank jackiem344
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We support this restaurant all year long....especially their off season...very disappointed when trying to make reservations in advance for the last three weeks ....we have been turned away and put off.... very disappointed... But the food is great and so is their server Chelsie......K&D

Thank Karon S
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

This is my local Italian food place. Great service, variety in menu items, great ambiance. Food is top notch!! I bring visitors here and they too love it!

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has got to be one of the best places to eat Italian food in South Fort Myers! Make a reservation for dinner during season because it can be busy.

Thank Don D
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We do not go there anymore, much better places to dine, try Pastabilities on Gladioulous
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
are you still in business?
9 September 2015|
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Response from Sandy L | 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail