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3 South End, Croydon CR0 1BE, England
020 8680 0123
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Description: Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Croydon (South End) offers an exciting...
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Croydon (South End) 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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  • 5
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good pizza

I like Pizza Express restaurant. The Croydon Branch is nice, close to parking and public transport. The service was good but a bit slow. We had to wait a bit for the menu, starter, main and it was not busy. But I enjoyed it. I liked the wine what the waitress recommended, the food was well cooked... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Sylwiasza
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I like Pizza Express restaurant. The Croydon Branch is nice, close to parking and public transport. The service was good but a bit slow. We had to wait a bit for the menu, starter, main and it was not busy. But I enjoyed it. I liked the wine what the waitress recommended, the food was well cooked and presented.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

It's a pleasant enough place, the staff were very friendly and the pizza was very tasty but I did find it a bit strange when I asked for a four cheese pizza I was told that the menu had recently changed and now they only did 1 type of cheese, a bit odd for a pizza restaurant !

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Rugeley, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Three of us dropped in for pizza & mellanza parmingana. The service was good and the food was promptly served

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

Used this place for 10 years and until 2014, it was well run and delivered value for the franchise. It has plummeted since the departure of the lady that ran it, with poor leadership, high staff turnover and no heating. The lease was due to run out in 2015 but has been extended for 2 years I believe. They should... More 

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croydon
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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Visited on a quiet sunday lunch food was lovely and mince pie cheesecake was excellent staff really nice but had to rush and leave as restaurant was freezing initially we were told heating was broken but then got told that it hadnt worked for ages and that pizza expeess head office wont spend any money on this units upkeep yet... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Its a chain. You know the offer and they are consistent. Went midweek when too much effort to cook. And at £52 for 2 starters, 2 mains, house wine and mineral water, and a coffee you really cant complain. Not the most memorable meal you will ever eat, but definitely a place on the high street for this brand.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten at this pizza express twice now and both times have been bad. Table service is bad, staff take forever to take your orders and we waited about 20 minutes for drinks. Our latest visit we were one of the last people in the restaurant and the staff were sitting two tables away having there dinner which I... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My partner and I visited this South Croydon branch a couple of weeks ago on a quiet Monday evening at around 6.30pm. There were only about four other tables occupied but the service was abysmal. As we sat down, we noticed that there was rubbish on the floor in the surrounding areas. There is no excuse for this because the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The service was very slow, although the restaurant was virtually empty. In addition, they didn't have several of the ingredients of my salad, but didn't tell me so until it arrived. We used one of their high chairs which fits on the chair, but it didn't fit properly and was unsafe for the toddler to sit in. We had to... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Average meal, nice staff, ordered a salad with our pizza got it but still charged. Terrible lighting could hardly see the menu and was 5pm on a nice Saturday afternoon but could clearly see Cobwebs in corner of wall where I was sitting, shabby decor needs a good paint, lacks atmosphere would not go back. Caterham Pizza Express is my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 South End, Croydon CR0 1BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: 020 8680 0123

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 43
  • Cuisine: Pizza

Description

Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Croydon (South End) 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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