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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%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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9681 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-7607
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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
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Recently, friends and I experienced another wonderful dinner at this local Italian restaurant. My friends both chose the chicken Francese and I opted for the shrimp scampi, and we all enjoyed their fabulous Gorgonzola salad. As usual, the chicken Francese (one of my own favorites)...More

3  Thank rpmfsb
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This restaurant is a comfortable place for dinner, with a very good wine list that doesn't take advantage of the consumer. The food is plentiful,, enough usually for a doggy bag, and its not ala carte. Their sauces really have a home made taste to...More

2  Thank DrEdFlorida
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We had reservations for 10 ..... definitely a must. The atmosphere was pleasant, the service excellent. But, half of us really liked their selections and half of us were disappointed. My husband had the Veal Frances which he loved. i had the Fettacini Mario which...More

Thank linlar2015
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

My wife, a friend, and I ate at il pomodoro last evening and had excellent meals. The portions are large, usually requiring a take home container. Most everything is hand made with fresh ingredients. The menu is large with choices for everyone. The pasta fagioli...More

1  Thank JeffandDonna9999
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
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
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