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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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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“fresh chilli” (2 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Rivonia RD Morningside | Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia corner Outspan roads, Sandton, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I went to Pomodoro for a business dinner. Food was good and the service friendly. Their pastas and prawns are special indeed and at reasonable prices. The ambiance is warm and inviting. Will definitely be back!

Thank Flip-Alet
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Well we were supposed to go to another new restaurant but because of load shedding landed up in Morningside. We opted for Pomodoro but was shocked as the place was almost fully booked. On a Thursday night?? Any way we found a table on the...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

It can only be that True Italians own and run this beautiful restaurant....Moses our waiter could not have been more helpful. Our Beef and veal was done in the true style as if we were eating in Italy. Will definitely go back.......

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Stefano the owner, seriously knows his onions as a chef, a restaurateur, Maitre'd and he passes this on to his staff. The service was excellent and the food even better. The porcini pasta with whisky starter, which I've never heard of before let alone tasted...More

Thank dpz_london
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I’m always a little wary of Italian restaurants who westernize too much. Pomodoro is authentic. The Gorgonzola gnocchi is to die for! The guys had pizza and pasta options and absolutely everyone was happy. The service is personal and caring. Highly recommended

Thank AlexisZA
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Fabulous ambiance, excellent food and outstanding service made for a fabulous evening Our table of four thoroughly enjoyed the wonderful evening

1  Thank davidtE8977PY
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Flying solo on a business trip and the Morningside Shopping Center is my go to evening meal venue - this time Italiano! - great tasting food - complimentary Focaccia to snack on whilst reading the extensive menu, I started with Mussels on the 'special today'...More

1  Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Average Food and taste. Expected much more plus waiter looked tired and didn't advise much at all. Won't go back.More

Thank Kuvengovender
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Mr. Govender, thank you very much for taking the time to comment on your experience at Pomodoro and I am truly sorry we did not live up to your expectations. I did call you to understand better what those expectations actually were but you...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent duck and orange dish. Pasta is also great. Definitely recommend. Will return............ Pizzas are recommended. Scallop dish was out of this world.More

Thank BlaizeW
Stefano M, Owner at Pomodoro Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi BlaizW, thank you for such positive feedback on your experience at Pomodoro. We work very hard to make sure all is good and are very happy to find out we are doing it right. I look forward to seeing you again soon at Pomodoro...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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