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il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria

117 Boston Post Rd, East Lyme, CT 06333-1605
+1 860-739-6234
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Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“homemade pasta” (12 reviews)
“bolognese” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
117 Boston Post Rd, East Lyme, CT 06333-1605
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hosted a wine dinner for a large group of foodies and everyone raved about the food and wine pairings... the best meal they ever had! The authentic Italian food offerings and extensive wine list are incomparable for the area. The staff was friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gschae4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing. Authentic Italian food. The service was outstanding. Absolutely consistent everything is authentic in this restaurant including the napkins which are straight from Italy. Handmade Pasta. 100% organic flour from Italy. The freshest seafood around....The best!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of epicurean wine lovers were absolutely blown away by the food, the wine, the staff, and by the owner, Petrit's elegant, generous hospitality. We had a vegan, a vegetarian, a gluten free, and a very picky eater with us and he had his...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recommended because my wife is gluten free. They made soup sans pasta for her and she enjoyed the Salmon. I tried the special tomato bisque our waitress recommended, and she was right on. I had the lasagna, which although I enjoyed, it was unlike...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elkz9
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for your feedback and review! We are glad your wife enjoyed our gluten free menu. Is there anything we can do to make your next visit better to earn a 5-star rating? Let us know how we can help. Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic food, excellent service, warm atmosphere and immaculate. Homemade pasta and bolognese the best. Can't wait to go back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GROUPERPAL
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review! We are happy to hear we have earned your business. We look forward to having you back soon! Ciao!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good wood fired pizza. Did not try the Italian food, but had the pizza twice and it was vert good. Thin chewy crust, good sauce, but pricey.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank peteroG9200OR
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to see you enjoyed your visit and your pizza experience. We make our pizza's with nothing but fresh ingredients. We import our flour and oil from Italy. We love our local farmers and we only use fresh...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We were in Connecticut for the weekend and our innkeeper suggested this restaurant for dinner. The food was delicious, and the staff was warm and friendly. Our server, Gerta, took great pride in her job. She was very attentive and gave us the history of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mobile425967
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for the extremely generous review! It is customers like you that make our restaurant great. We will be happy to satisfy your appetite again when you are back in the area. I hope you had safe travels home. Ciao ~

Reviewed 1 November 2018

This restaurant has it all . I immediately noticed the cleanliness ... they outshine any restaurant I have been too in many years . The decor is beautifully done ... lot's of effort and detail went into this restaurant . Then I noticed how hard...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ambassador42386
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your truly amazing review! I appreciate your compliments of our staff and I will pass that on to them. I'm happy you enjoyed your dining experience with us and I hope to see you back soon! All the best ~ Petrit

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Saturday evening dinner with friends. Ten minute wait which was not a big deal since we didn't have reservations at ~7 pm. Sleek, clean look with warm solicitous staff. The food was very good. I had as an appetizer -spicy/hot sausage with broccoli rabe which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CallMeNorm
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi there "Norm", I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to il Pomod'Oro! Thank you for the excellent feedback from your meal as well. I enjoyed meeting you and the rest of your party and appreciate you sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Please...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Had dinner last night at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant in East Lyme, CT. The place was amazingly busy for a Thursday night, but with good reason. The food was excellent, wine list extensive, portions large and staff very attentive. We were especially impressed by our server,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jmg123119
PetritM19, Owner at il Pomod'Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi there, thank you for your excellent review! We are happy to hear we have earned your business and appreciate your valuable feedback about our staff. We look forward to having you back soon! Ciao!

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Barbara M
10 March 2018|
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Response from PetritM19 | Property representative |
Hi Barbara, we are just about ready to launch our website. If you would like to view our menu you can check out our Google listing that has images of our menus. You can find us on Facebook and also see our menus there. Let... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Boston Post Rd, East Lyme, CT 06333-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Lyme
  • Phone Number: +1 860-739-6234
  • E-mail
Description
Located in East Lyme amidst one of the most picturesque areas of Southern Connecticut and the Mystic region, il Pomod’Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria beckons Italian food aficionados with an intoxicating selection of dishes sure to tantalize everyone’s appetite. At our charming Italian restaurant, every menu item – from appetizers, soups and salads to specialty pizzas, handmade pasta, calzones, sandwiches, ocean-fresh seafood, entrees and mouth-watering desserts – is lovingly created using only the finest, freshest ingredients and served in a warm, inviting, family-friendly atmosphere that welcomes kids and romantic diners alike. Believe us when we say that Italian lunch and dinner has never been like this, served in a relaxing, comfortable atmosphere and offered on a menu that transcends the ordinary pizzeria approach. We invite you to come experience il Pomod’Oro Restaurant & Pizzeria for yourself, and discover everything you’ve been missing when it comes to premium Italian dining.
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