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551 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7GQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9068 7700
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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fionnualadelap@btinternet.com
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

The Rude staff particularly girl who organises tables had to wait 40 mins despite a booking and plenty of free tables while they were unable to get people seated , others also waited long times due to poor management of tables all in the queue were complaining. Staff were giving dirty looks at customers. I have to use up Tesco... More 

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3 Thank bubba91
Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

Don't go here.my daughter came home from Dublin for a few days and we went here for a meal .15 mins for someone to serve us.then 45 mins for the starter to arrive.i asked for the manager he brought the starter down he said there was a computer problem.it took him all his will to mutter sorry and walk away.Then... More 

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1 Thank michaelt9204
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Ordered two pizzas and olives... total cost £27!!! Pizzas were overcooked, dry and tasteless. Mine was sent back to the kitchen so meant we weren't eating together but got nothing off the bill. When I complained about my pizza the waitress who I think may have been the manager apologised and mentioned that I wasn't the first person to send... More 

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1 Thank Patricia O
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75 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Sorry guys but you've lost it. We used to be regular customers but haven't been for a while. Mixed meat shared platters very good..... but the pizzas?? Not good. Warm at best. Dried out. Tough and really not nice. It'll be a while.

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Thank Phil-I-am61
Belfast, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Book.A.Table I cannot stress this enough, please book as you will be waiting for a long time especially on the weekend.Food is of excellent quality but wait times are VERY long.Noisy as well.Tons of children. You've been warned.

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Thank FriedCalamars
Lisbellaw, Co Fermanagh, N.Ireland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Came here as my usual pizzeria was quite busy and this one was nearby. It was almost full to capacity on a Thursday night so I was expectant of good food. None of the pizzas stood out for me so I decided to try the calamari and polenta fries. I finished neither. To fill me up I got salted caramel... More 

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Thank cusackd
Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

This was a franchised restaurant at its very heart. No soul, crap service, and so poor compared to other pizza express restaurants we have visited. Avoid at all cost! Lazy service and dirty premises made this a disgusting experience.

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Thank Sydney P
Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband had dinner here on Sunday at the Lisburn Road branch. They were doing a deal of a starter and main for £9.95. I had the buffalo mozzarella and tomato salad followed by the pollo pesto both of which u couldn't fault. I booked our table online for 18:15 which I would recommend doing as it was... More 

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Thank Kerry1487
Belfast, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Just had a lovely pizza in Pizza Express, Bedford street. Went on spec & had to wait forty five minutes for a table, (for two!) Always busy restaurant's. But when you get a table the service is quick & friendly. They always give you great offers if you visit their web site. They give you a bottle of wine or... More 

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Thank BelfastBrendy
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33 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I've been to Pizza express a few times before but was always the one near the town centre. Tried this one for the first time & just didn't really like it at all. For a start it was just too busy. This would be okay if the tables weren't so close together, but you're nearly falling over people trying to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7GQ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9068 7700
Description
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Belfast Lisburn Rd 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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?