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Pomodoro Ristorante

Rivonia RD Morningside | Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia corner Outspan roads, Sandton, South Africa
+27 87 940 3811
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“fresh chilli” (2 reviews)
“lasagne” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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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 139 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great discovery in the small Morningside mall in Sandton. The entrance belies the space available at the Pomodoro ristorante , as it breaks out at the back into a tented area . We enjoyed good food, and wine, at very affordable prices. service...More

Thank Majen1
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Majen, thank you for taking the time to write about our restaurant. I am really happy you enjoyed it. It is always nice when hard work is recognized. I hope you will be in Johannesburg again soon and will come to visit us again....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have followed Pomodoro and Stefano from the old premises to the new. Pomodoro never disappoints - good Italian food cooked in the traditional Italian way with friendly service to match. Stefano is a great host and is always ready to share a joke and...More

Thank PaulDJohannesburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu is fantastic. Good wholesome Italian food. A really great variety, especially for vegetarians. Also for banters. The restaurant also has a good selection of wines. Its a great place to go if you're out and about shopping (at the Morningside Centre). I guess...More

Thank KevinHopkins_ZA
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We recently had lunch at Pomodoro and as per usual we had a great meal. The food is always excellent and the service was friendly and professional. The ambience sitting on the patio is warm and inviting. We will continue to visit this excellent restaurant...More

Thank Darylbrian
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hello Darylbrian, thank you so much for saying such nice things about our restaurant. I am very happy you enjoy our food and setting and hope to see you soon, again, at Pomodoro. Best regards, stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Though located in a shopping mall with most of the tables outside I found the atmosphere quite convenient. The food was of surprisingly high quality - freshly prepared, authentic taste from quality ingredients. The only thing which may be worth considering to push it to...More

Thank Arne K
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Good day Arne, thank you very much for such lovely review and high score. It is always nice to feel appreciated when one works so hard. I am very happy we surprised you in a good way. Although we are in a (small) shopping center...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Lasagne portion tiny, my husband's left hungry. Pizza base was undercooked and flopped when trying to eat it. Very disappointing restaurant.More

Thank SGJHB
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Good day SGHJB, I am sorry you found our restaurant disappointing. We are a very traditional Italian restaurant and try to make the experience as authentic as possible. Our portion sizes, by no means small (or tiny), are designed to be part of a traditional...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

A typical Italian restaurant with a good range of pasta, pizza and meat and fish dishes located in a mall. The service is prompt and good, except that it is sometimes difficult to attract the attention of your waiter when you need him. The food...More

Thank Jozisam
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I used to dine at this restaurant frequently when I lived in Johannesburg. I visited in May when back for a business visit and left somewhat disappointed. My friend and I went for lunch and ordered a steak salad each. The steak was off, to...More

Thank Thehefza
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Good day Thehefza, I am terribly sorry about your last experience at Pomodoro. You are right that the fillet should not have been served if it was off. We made a mistake and I do apologize. We are a very busy restaurant and are lucky...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Used the Trip Advisor "what's near me" feature and found this place. What a great surprise. Is in a smallish center - Morningside Shopping Center, but had great service and great food. The lasagne was so good and the crumbed veal and mash was lovely....More

Thank Frank_ZA
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little local spot where the service is great and the waiters remember you and your favourite order :-) food ranges from pizza to salads to fillet and fish-all the meals are tasty and made with good ingredients... We have our Std order-my hubby has...More

Thank Nicole C
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Good day Nicole, thank you for the great review. I look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, Stefano, very proud owner of Pomodoro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 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 87 940 3811
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