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The Golden Cross 8 Golden Cross | Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EU, England
+44 1865 790442
Mon - Thu 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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175 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It sounds cheesy (haha), but the pizza here is actually really good. Good kids' meals as well. Nice location.

Thank E M
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thankfully we had discount vouchers, the pizzas were definitely not good value for money, a couple were a bit crispy around the thin Base and all of them (4) were lukewarm warm, quickly getting cold in the restaurant. The toilets were clean but needed some maintenance, it a broken lock and general 'old grime' around tiling. All in all it... More 

Thank tinkerbell9
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pizza Express Golden Cross Oxford Absolutely Lovely Lunch at Pizza Express Oxford. Service: We were expertly looked after by Lucia, a professional and friendly waitress who was careful to give us everything exactly as we wanted despite the fact that the restaurant was very busy and she had to attend to many tables. There were 3 of us and we... More 

Thank twindsor2016
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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432 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017

A reliable choice and the pizzas were as good as ever. It's a little hidden away off Cornmarket Street in the Golden Cross Arcade, but it's a very historic area (the restaurant is on the upper floor of a 15th Century building) so well worth seeking out.

Thank BackinBracknell
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

A lovely evening spent here with my friends after a long weekend in Oxfordshire. The food was amazing!! I had the sour dough bread with red onions and mushrooms. It was flavoursome and soft. My friends had chicken and red pepper pizza not to spicy but the right heat. Will definitely be back next time where here and staff where... More 

Thank penguinalert
Gladbach, Germany
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2017

This restaurant had more options for my (I have Celiac Disease) than any other pizza restaurant I've come across. The pizza was delicious, and the service was excellent. They also have good wines available at great prices, and the atmosphere is very comfortable and fun. My husband is not a Celiac and had a "normal" pizza. He raved about his... More 

Thank Kristina G
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here on Valentine's day. The restaurant was busy as you would expect but service was still absolutely excellent. Food was great as ever from Pizza Express and we had a lovely evening. The gentleman at the next table was dining alone and the waitress made him feel very comfortable which was lovely as (particularly on Valentine's day)... More 

Thank ljw1222
Oxford, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Grade 1 listed building, tucked off Cornmarket with an access through to the Covered Market, Pizza Express occupies some fabulous rooms. 15th century buildings; there are 16th century wall paintings upstairs and all is sympathetic to the original hotel function. This is a decent pizza express: the menu you'd expect with good service. Watch out for the many different offers... More 

Thank mike_registrar
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Waitress was lovely. Place was characterful, clean and in a nice quiet courtyard. Enjoyed my 'usual', prompt fresh and tasty. Pizza Express has never failed to deliver so far in my experience.

Thank Walkbikeruneat
Burford, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed January 30, 2017

On a very rainy day, we popped into pizza express to have lunch and were greeted with 'Have you booked a table?' we replied no, have you got a table for 2? and the server pointed to a table without saying anything, very cold and unfriendly attitude. After looking at the menu at our table for 5 minutes, no-one came... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Golden Cross 8 Golden Cross | Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 790442

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