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Pizza Express

3 South End, Croydon CR0 1BE, England
020 8680 0123
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Ranked #130 of 265 restaurants in Croydon
Price range: $38 - $43
Dining options: Takeout
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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Dining options: Takeout
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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English first
Reigate, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

You know i really can't be bothered to go into all the ins and outs of my visit here. Suffice to say that typical of these Gondola Group owned chains, be prepared for poor service and an argument if you want to use any of their online discount vouchers. Mine was initially refused because the group i was with were... More

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Moscow, Russia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A group visited this restaurant on a Sunday evening when it was quite quiet. The food was nice and arrived reasonably quickly but then staff disappeared. It took quite an effort to get the bill. I am not sure why this would be a problem in a restaurant that was not very busy.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Having Pizza Express 2 min walking distance from my flat and with mixed dietary requirements from GF to flatmates incl vegetarian and wheat intolerant the menu (despite being a "pizza joint") presents a good option. Unfortunately there seems to have been a problem with suppliers causing 2 occasions in as many weeks being made more complicated than needed with lack... More

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Rugeley, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

Having visited the pictures we planned to have a takeaway pizza to finish off the evening. I phoned this branch at 9pm to order one pizza and a salad. The lady taking the order checked with the chef and then announced that as there was only one chef on at that time could I ring back in an hour. Not... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014 via mobile

We visited here twice as a group before evening classes. The service was very slow and attention to detail was completely lacking and it was not that busy - waiting staff completely ignored customers, two of four orders were wrong and the service was very slow and food quite cold when it did finally arrive. No one came to check... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Went here with some friends after work. The waitress did not seem very expressed and was asking silly questions (obviously trying to up sell) like 'Do you want salad with that?', when my leggera pizza already came with salad. She also forgot to bring my friends hot chocolate. We used a taste card and just to warn you you have... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Good old Pizza Express. The food is consistently and reliably good, the prices very reasonable and the service is often excellent though this does vary depending on who is serving. The wait can be a little on the long side during peak evening hours at weekends. We find staff very helpful when any special requests are made.

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Well there is not much to said about,food was fine and staff as well very kind and helpful.Only what I can see as a problem is toilets they are somewhere in middle of nowhere upstairs and it looks like you went to another flat...I cant imagine how disable people can get there.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I've been to numerous branches of Pizza Express but for quality of food, service and general ambience this is definitely the best one. My grandchildren love coming to this branch of Pizza Express and are always welcomed warmly, the younger ones made a big fuss of by the two lovely ladies who work there. When I have a pizza I... More

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Best place locally to order a pizza. Always delicious and great value! Forget ordering from Dominos or Papa John, get in the car and pick up a pizza here. Also some days they have live music!

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