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Pizza Express

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19 Market Place, Hitchin SG5 1DT, England
+44 (0)1462 450596
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Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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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TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 18
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    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
Most recent review
A regular visit.

Always get great service and as a part Italian think that the pizzas are the best in town. Clean and a great atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
finaldi
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
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76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The food was brought out Luke warm and was very bland. The manager was not very friendly and basically expressed that he wasn't bothered about the service that was given to the customers. There was a large group of us and we was told we could not pay bills separately. This came to a massive confusion and was not professional... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Always get great service and as a part Italian think that the pizzas are the best in town. Clean and a great atmosphere.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Visited with grown up family. Pizza Express has a great menu with quality food and good service, but the atmosphere is more motorway service station than comfortable restaurant. Noise is the worst problem; the building is cavernous and noise amplified, but since the refurb there is a constant scraping of chair legs on the floor , why not just put... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

I eat here all the time and have hardly ever had a bad experience. The food is always fantastic and the staff lovely. Anytime I've ever had a complaint they have fixed my issue immediately and with the friendliest manner. The restaurant is impeccable. Always find a voucher though :)

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The problem with chain restaurants is that sometimes you can visit a bad one and it puts you off them all. This has been the case for me and it had been over a year since my last visit to any Pizza Express. However, the Hitchin branch however got everything spot on. Food was delicious, service was timely and friendly... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Very enjoyable early evening meal for two. Tasty pizzas washed down by a very nice Prosecco ( free with a voucher code). Tasty desserts too ( even though I'm not usually a fan). Friendly and efficient service. Everything you'd expect from this chain delivered in pleasant modern surroundings.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Great service from tom. He was helpful and eager to impress. He was happy to get me extra sauce and glaze even though i asked him separately and made him walk across the restaurant twice. My girlfriend thinks he is lovely and bubbly.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Have been a few times and will keep going. Service is quick and the food isnt expensive.. but hey it is pizza! It is one of the better restaurant chains, so no real complaints. The food is always good and you know what your getting which is comforting, perhaps it's just a bit ordinary and not particularly special.

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Bedfordshire
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Visited this restaurant again with a group of 7 other friends and wasn't disappointed again the staff were friendly and service was prompt had the Padana pizza which was lovely and others had pasta and risotto and we all enjoyed our meals which were very reasonably priced deserts were also very good, will visit again.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Booked table for 18 of us no problems , great tasting food , good atmosphere , brilliant start to evening ! Always enjoy coming here :-)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 Market Place, Hitchin SG5 1DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1462 450596

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 43 - 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 - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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