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Pomodoro Ristorante

Rivonia RD Morningside | Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia corner Outspan roads, Sandton, South Africa
+27 11 883 1854
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (24 reviews)
“fresh chilli” (2 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Rivonia RD Morningside | Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia corner Outspan roads, Sandton, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there countless times - never disappoints, close to home, albeit in a shopping centre. Great service. Prefer it when not so busy, but busy is good. Last night early evening meal, caprese starter and calamari starter, salmon pasta and pasta on the specials menu...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We haven't been to this restaurant in a while and have previously had good experiences. The experience was still good and my mushroom truffle veal was delicious. It is quite noisy as the high ceilings do not make for great acoustics nut a pkeadang atmosphere...More

Thank KathyS3883
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We live close by and often take an early supper to miss the main crowd. We have had pizza, pasta, meat, fish and recently the burgers. All at a consistently high quality. Not to mention the Crepe Suzette which is a real treat to finish...More

Thank HippoInAction
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi Russell, thank you so much for taking the time to praise our restaurant. Always nice to know we do things right (at least sometimes!!). We have finished our renovations and are really proud of the end result. I hope you will visit soon so...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

So when you’ve been dieting for a month and it’s a cheat day - wow it was incredible the special pasta of the day followed by their almond cake heated with a scoop of cream - decadent and totally delicious. Please don’t walk past thinking...More

Thank Candice21
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi Candice, thanks for choosing Pomodoro for your cheat day meal, I'm honestly honored! Good luck with your diet and hope to see you for your next cheat meal... Cheers, Stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Pomodoro again after a year upon returning to Joburg. The food is still 5*, no question: fresh ingredients full of flavor and one of the very few places where pasta is neither over- nor under-cooked. Not surprising that the place is crowded (as well...More

Thank Arne K
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Arne, I am really glad you enjoy our food but am really sad you had to wait so long for your desserts. Thank you for the heads up though. I will investigate why it took so long and ensure we improve on that aspect...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Pomodoro has stood the test of time - it’s been around a long time in the very fickle world of restaurants, because its owner -run, the food is absolutely perfect and the service is superb. The menu is a perfect blend and there are choices...More

Thank Beechman1
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you Beechman for your support an great review. Hope to see you again soon at Pomodoro. cheers, Stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I have visited Pomodoro on several occasions when I pass through Johannesburg, and have never been disappointed. From the friendly service, great gin selection, many wines and varied menu it is always a pleasure. The staff go out of their way to make your meal...More

Thank Horse91dancer
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you very much for such an awesome review. I look forward to seeing you next time you are in Johannesburg. happy travels!! Stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love their Salmon Pasta. Friendly owner. Always lots of regular customers there. Food very tasty.

Thank Sonya T
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Sonya, thanks for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am really glad you enjoy our salmon pasta and look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, Stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

Reviewed 18 August 2018

When the owner takes the effort and time to get to know new clients, it shows a true commitment to excellence. A truly wonderful evening, thanks to the Pomodoro team!

1  Thank ErnRam
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This little restaurant has an exquisite selection of Italian dishes. Avoid disappointment and book yourself a table here.

Thank Alan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rivonia RD Morningside | Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia corner Outspan roads, Sandton, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 883 1854
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