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Pizza Express

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23 Northbridge, Edinburgh EH1 1SB, Scotland
+44 (0)131 557 6411
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Aviemore, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived at restaurant on time and were eventually shown to our booked table by the woman in charge. We were given menues then left for 20 mins before being offered drinks. They arrived and our order was taken. Things did get a bit better...food was delivered by a friendly waiter fairly quickly. The restaurant was not busy and there... More 

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Thank jalogs
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here on our 1st night stay in Edinburgh and had an amazing meal One of our party has to have Gluten free meals and Pizza Express has this on their meal which was a great help Excellent service and friendly staff Amazing food

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Thank Rachael14E
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Visited the New Pizza Express Restaurant at Fort Kinnaird Park Edinburgh....Excellent food, first class staff and service and if you like your Pizza authentic Italian style (thin and crispy) look no further. 10/10

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Thank Chris R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, very helpful and do the best to make your visit pleasant. No long waits and pizzas are lush. Central located and 3 min walk to princes street. Gets really busy in festival months (July,August and September) so possibly prebook tables then.

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Thank Mummy2aprincess09
Wiesbaden, Germany
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167 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

I love how you can order things here and request changes. Great place for gluten free and vegetarian and it is marked on the menu

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Thank KaitlynMiller
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Had lunch at Pizza Express with my family.service was very friendly and efficient and the food was excellent.

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Thank Peter G
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, great food, and a lovely view of people passing the Windows. Nice place to sit and watch the world pass.

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Thank Beth D
East Lothian, Scotland
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129 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Hopefully this is the right Pizza Express I'm reviewing as no address is given on here?! So the express I'm wanting to review is Forte Kinnaird Edinburgh......... We had an excellent meal out here with fantastic service. I require gluten free foods and the pizza was amazing!! Hubby loved his one too the taste was out of this world. The... More 

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Thank flyingrocket
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Truly enjoyed a quiet dinner. Very reasonably priced. Fresh food and great flavors. Loved the Spanish server- now turned very Scottish!! Good size portions. Would come back.

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Thank Lisasimpson81
Taunton, United Kingdom
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177 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Once we'd got in.....take care with the door.....it was one of the best Pizza Express's I've eaten in, primarily due to the very pleasant and attentive staff. It caters for all ages....and the food is excellent. We had a really good meal here after arriving very late into Edinburgh with a couple of very hungry children. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$43
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Northbridge, Edinburgh EH1 1SB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)131 557 6411
Description
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Edinburgh (North Bridge) 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Old Town

Neighborhood Profile
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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