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Pizza Express

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4 King Street, Leicester LE1 6RJ, England
+44 (0)116 254 4144
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Description: Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Leicester (King Street) offers an exciting...
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Leicester (King Street) offers an exciting reinvention of Italian classics. A vibrant menu includes wholesome Romana-style pizzas with adventurous topping combinations, as well as fresh salads, an impressive range behind the bar and aromatic coffee blends. Family-friendly Pizza Express gives kids the chance to design their own pizzas.
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  • 31
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  • 25
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great venue for a Team event!

Catering for over 40 people could be a nightmare for some on a Tuesday evening, but not at this Place. Great service and great food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Rick E
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Oakham, United Kingdom
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74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Been here at least once a year for over ten years. On my most recent visit the staff were, as always, all friendly, helpful and professional, the menu large with a good selection of old favourites and some specials. Pizza Express pizzas are decent enough, but nothing special, you can make equal yourself with ingredients from Aldi - miles better... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Visited a couple of weeks ago on a works night out. The restaurant was trendy, clean and had a good atmosphere. The food was lovely and the staff were faultless. A young lad served us, he was very helpful and polite and let us stay later while we finished off some drinks.

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Leicestershire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We often go to this restaurant and it never lets us down. The service is always great and the staff are brilliant with our two young children. This time we took some friends with us and they hadn't been to a Pizza Express for years, they thoroughly enjoyed it, good food, service and nice atmosphere. definitely recommend.

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Catering for over 40 people could be a nightmare for some on a Tuesday evening, but not at this Place. Great service and great food.

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Third visit here on business trips. Each time I have had a friendly welcome and was found a table (for one) even though on each occasion it was pretty full. I enjoyed the salad Nicoise followed by the new 'legere' lemon and vanilla ice cream.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Nice restaurant on King Street. Leicester. However our table was next to the ice cream prep station. We noticed the scoop fall and hit the floor. It was picked up and put in what appeared to be a special pot for unclean utensils. A few mins later the same scoop was used to serve an ice cream! When brought to... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We've eaten in King Street Pizza Express several times over a few years and have never been disappointed. We have always had a nice welcome, excellent attentive service, great food, and good wine. Pizza Express usually offers some good value offers through its website so the total bill is usually not too bad. We've been when it has been quiet,... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Visited for my husband's birthday and had booked the table online for 1.30. When one of our guests arrived early they were told that the booking was for 2pm & our table wasn't ready. However, they were able to sit down and order a drink while they waited for others to arrive. It was a slight mix up that didn't... More 

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Stoney Stanton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

We have a meal out every Christmas Eve and usually go to the silver street restaurant, on arriving there we we're told that they were closing early. They directed us to the highcross or king street restaurant. We choose king street as we had never been. The restaurant is quite small and has a lovely atmosphere. We were seated right... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This was the first time I've ever visited any of there restaurants and it will be the last. I went with a group of friend as they have young children so they restrict where we can go (I'm not really sure why but something about fussy kids) anyway it was half term so it was full of kids so not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 King Street, Leicester LE1 6RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)116 254 4144

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 43 - 43
  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Leicester (King Street) offers an exciting reinvention of Italian classics. A vibrant menu includes wholesome Romana-style pizzas with adventurous topping combinations, as well as fresh salads, an impressive range behind the bar and aromatic coffee blends. Family-friendly Pizza Express gives kids the chance to design their own pizzas.

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