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Pizza Express

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14-15 Winckley Street, Preston PR1 2AA, England
01772 201 580
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Bright and modern, Pizza Express offers an exciting reinvention of Italian...
Bright and modern, Pizza Express 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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Visitor rating
  • 47
    Excellent
  • 50
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Perfect as always!

Excellent service, great atmosphere and location...perfect start to our girlie night out! Can't go wrong with the dough balls... 4 out of 5 of us had them haha! #standard

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
cressy4eva
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Lancashire
via mobile
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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141 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Lancashire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Excellent service, great atmosphere and location...perfect start to our girlie night out! Can't go wrong with the dough balls... 4 out of 5 of us had them haha! #standard

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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We had a lovely family meal at Pizza Express. We had some tasty pasta and pizza and our little boy had some great pasta with a mini dessert and baby chino! He also had some stickers and bits to look at from his menu. The service was good, the only down side being we had to go and get our... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We had the dough balls to share for our starters which were very nice, I had Leggera Superfood Salad which was good but it could have done with a bit more mozzarella, lentils, and pine kernels, these were all very hard to find in the salad. My husband's calzone was very good, we decided to finish our meal off with... More 

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England
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169 reviews 169 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I've read all the recent reviews and can understand some comments, however, when we come to Preston we usually come here because we like to have a light lunch. The aubergine and passata starter along with some cheesy dough balls to share are consistently good. Washed down with a glass of wine and cider - all for around £25 -... More 

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lancashire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Pizza express very consistent. Vouchers are great and used a 40% off food offering. Usually go for a bruchetta each and the Mrs always has a lasagne. This visit I opted for the Romana base but just too thin and the topping sparse. Will stick to the classic base from now on. Friendly staff so a lovely place. Have avoided... More 

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Lancashire
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178 reviews 178 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The food is typical pizza express fayre, always good. I would like to comment on the friendliness of the staff. I come here once a month with work colleagues and we take over the upstairs area.the staff are marvellous, and really do there best to accommodate us. I find the staff nicer in this branch than other Pizza Expresses in... More 

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Having been given a gift card for Christmas, my partner and I went for an evening meal here. My partner had Leggera Superfood Salad with chicken and I had the Pollo Ad Astra pizza. Ordering was prompt and drinks came straight away. Food seemed fresh and my partner very much enjoyed her salad. My pizza however was shockingly poor. It... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We've eaten here many times and considering it is so expensive you would expect great food unfortunately this is not so, especially today. It seems pizza express has gotten too big for its boots. I've noticed this more and more lately. My mother and I thought we'd give it another chance and visited today for lunch. I wish we hadn't.... More 

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Surrey, UK
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Brilliant staff, Chris in particular but food only so-so Prawn starter--4 awful prawns/ about a ton of old spinach and tomatoes/ sauce mediocre Main course Calzone---again so-so Pizza Express food in Caterham, Surrey is brilliant FOR THE SAME PRICE so how on earth they charge the same in Preston is beyond us---Not Impressed !

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Not impressed at all service was very slow even though there was hardly anyone in food was burnt and sisters pasta tasted like cheapo pasta sauce from adsa ordered a chocolate cheese cake it was more like chocolate mousse waitress looked like she didn't want to be there and the overall vibe made me want to kill my self with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14-15 Winckley Street, Preston PR1 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: 01772 201 580

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 43

Description

Bright and modern, Pizza Express 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.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?