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960 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LP, England
020 8668 9547
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 3
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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
Perfectly good

Quality one would expect from Pizza Express. Nice places to sit and clean and tidy. Convenient for us as a family so eat here few times a year.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
kandplondon
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London, United Kingdom
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Quality one would expect from Pizza Express. Nice places to sit and clean and tidy. Convenient for us as a family so eat here few times a year.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Eat here couple of times a month, food is always good as you'd expect from pizza express and service is always good.

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Donegal
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Lovely setting. Friendly staff. Great food. Quick service. Highly recommended. Would definitely return without a doubt.

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95 reviews 95 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The pizza express deals are great, not many restaurants have them throughout the weekend starting on Friday, smart thinking! Pizzas, salad and puddings are always delicious. The refurbishment looks great too. Only one tiny point, two large parties of children with their parents dining at 6.30 - 8pm made the restaurant very noisy, so not a good dining experience this... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I LIKE Pizza Express! Why? The menu is always reliable, and I have never had a bad meal yet! The first time I ate at Pizza Express was many years ago in Bristol. I remember that the pizza was delicious. The garlic bread with mozzarella cheese was big! However, it has shrunk over the years, but is still tasty. This... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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190 reviews 190 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We stopped by on the way home as there were not many other places around the area to eat where you could actually sit down. The food was good, and the place itself looked nice enough. The let down however was with the staff. They were standing in the corner, some eating and some just talking. I had to physically... More 

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london
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129 reviews 129 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This Pizza Express has recently had a refresh. it is now a stylish restaurant . We had the fixed price Christmas menu which offers good value. The Bruschetta is really tasty. I had the pizza with the Hoisin Sauce and the pulled duck. This was really good and reminded me of eating a Chinese crispy duck. Helpful staff and always... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Went here on a second date, Booked a table through my taste card. We got there and it was quiet we ordered our food the starters came out quickly enough and were great. The restaurant then got very busy and I don't think they were ready for it so the food took a little longer for the mains. And it... More 

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London
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177 reviews 177 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Fantastic refurbishment and superb food made for a very enjoyable lunchtime pizza feast washed down with red wine... Superb service as well - nothing too much trouble. We look forward to our next visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I love Pizza and I love Pizza Express. This is a good one! The thing that so often lets Pizza Express down for me is cold plates. My girlfriend says I'm too fussy but I'm English and I like my food hot. Hot pizza plus cold plate = lukewarm pizza. Anyway, plates were hot. Pizza was hot. Atmosphere was buzzing.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 960 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Purley
  • Phone Number: 020 8668 9547

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?