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Pizza Express

1 Byward Street, London EC3R 5AS, England
+44 20 7626 5025
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“family lunch” (2 reviews)
“nice food” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Byward Street, London EC3R 5AS, England
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Good food, as we've always had at different Pizza Express restaurants. The pizza was delicious. Some of the staff were very helpful but other not so. One of the chef's working near where we were sitting made us feel quite uncomfortable. It was a good...More

Thank ravensoak
Reviewed September 6, 2017

During my most recent 10-day trip, I ate here three times -- once by myself, once with work colleagues, and once for take-out. I've eaten here a dozen times before, and they are consistently good. They are very very good at what they do, with...More

Thank AbbaRay
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We visited for a dinner after a long day in London. The service was very quick and that suited us perfectly as we wanted to get the kids to bed. The food is very nice and just what we'd expect from Pizza Express. Our server...More

Thank joeysel
Reviewed August 18, 2017

When meeting certain friends or going for a quick lunch this is always a safe bet especially as they do deals. Food is average, but reliable.

1  Thank Saintlysinner
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Came here as it was close to the hotel We were staying at. We are regulars at Pizza Express and pleased to say this as good as the others we have been to. Garlic bread and dough balls for starters, then one Sloppy Giuseppe, one...More

1  Thank Nick C
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Wy wife and I had a hurried lunch here today - alcohol free despite there being an available bar. Its a place of two faces - the food is fast Italian - fine but nothing special - Pizza's, salads etc - all run of the...More

Thank Johnindee
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Our meal was excellent, service with a smile, the only oddity was the online booking system, wanted a table for 6.15pm online booking said all tables were full, we arrived early for our 6.30 table and the place was almost empty!

Thank hazel b
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Pizza express always has really nice food. Fortunately there was an offer on for 2 courses (starter and main) for £10.95 otherwise our bill would've been well over £50 due to the cost of the drinks, like really £7.10 for a large bottle of Peroni........More

1  Thank MarkMckie
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

I visited pizza express for the first time yesterday with my bf and I ordered American (pizza) it was delicious absolutely, it was really oily though but not as oily as my bf's Calabrese it was soaked in oil, every fold dripped with oil I...More

Thank Tweeniess T
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Visited with 5 year old and Wife. Very clean and bright restaurant. Food and service very good. Bottle of wine we had, had what appeared to be a crack/scratch in the bottle. Replaced by manager with no charge even though we had drunk half before...More

Thank Peterpan7289
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighborhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Byward Street, London EC3R 5AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighborhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7626 5025
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Byward St 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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