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Pizza Express Ipswich

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Regatta Quay Street, Ipswich IP4 1FH, England
01473 288 600
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited Pizza Express this evening with two granddaughters. Service was dreadful. The waiter was too busy holding conversations with his colleagues. My husband ordered the chicken pasta and was served the Bolognese and the youngest member of the party had to wait for her pizza which did not arrive with the other three dishes. Would not go back.

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Thank Marion C
Basildon
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great venue to have a restaurant and it should be a place to visit ... sadly - not, if they continue like they did the other day. Actually booked for 7pm as they had an offer on and it was 2 for 1. Arrived on time and waited and waited and waited to be spoken too - however,... More 

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Thank AHBas
united kingdom
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74 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in here after walking along the Quay. The service was awful, not the waitresses fault, but the chef's!! He was traing 3 "new" people, so they say and had ran out of food. The first order we gave they didn't have anymore, which we had waited 35 minutes to be told this, then chose again and waited another 25... More 

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Thank flower1948
Bury St. Edmunds
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a table for lunch on Sunday, just for 3, when booking they asked us to come slightly earlier which we did, have eaten here quite a few times, the setting is great and normally the service is good, but our drinks, then starters arrived, all very nice, but clearly they had several large tables to serve and... More 

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Thank Cobs2
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93 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good was really good, the thin based pizza is excellent though the side dishes let the overall meal down. The waitress was excellent, very positive and engaging

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Thank JohnDoherty1999
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service on the Waterfront is dreadful.... phoned up to order a take away .... They said it would be an hour .... Turned up ... They had not even started .....over one and half hours after the phone call.... the pizza arrived ... And then the bill was completely wrong.... A total shambles.. There is another Pizza Express in... More 

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Thank Brendan K
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say I was so disappointed with this visit. As a family we have visited this pizza express several times and always found it to be popular, so appreciate the wait for food. Unfortunately on this occasion service was awful, slow and the food was just ok and to top off the start to a bad experience, I... More 

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Thank Helenel H
Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was out with 3 friends for a birthday and we decided to sit outside as it was a lovely (fairly windy) day. The table was not set, which is fine... but the waiter came to give us menu's and did not set it. We ordered our drinks, stating that since it was one of our birthdays we get that... More 

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Thank an0nym0usGG
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always consistent in Pizza Express - as it was on this occasion. The staff were having a 'mare... Turned out that the manager had walked out that afternoon, leaving a lack of leadership in the restaurant. I arrived, a sole diner, at 8pm. My food finally arrived at 8:45pm. A shame, as the staff that were present... More 

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Thank Dkmrcw
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Thursday evening at opening time so it was empty but started to full during our visit. I went for the Florentina classic pizza which was very nice. The staff were very friendly and attentive. I will be returning.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Scenic view, 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: Regatta Quay Street, Ipswich IP4 1FH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: 01473 288 600

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