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Pizza Express - Gosforth

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125 High Street, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1NA, England
+44 (0)191 285 9799
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Although there is an extensive menu we find the food here very bland and poor value for money compared to all of its competitors on Gosforth High Street

Thank worldtraveller38
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Always like the pizzas here but reviewing today on excellent service. Two members of staff in for table service this Friday lunchtime and the afternoon and they were both excellent. They were kept fairly busy but were always efficient, friendly and courteous. Very patient with our group of children and polite and helpful when we were trying to work out... More 

Thank cwells2016
Rothbury, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

We have not been to this restaurant for nearly two years. It was very busy when we arrived but the staff were pleasant and found a table quickly. We nibbled on roasted tomatoes while waiting for our meal. For starter we had Bruschetta con Funghi and Calamari both were lovely. Next we chose thin based Romana pizzas which were delicious.... More 

Thank Val M
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119 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We called into Pizza Express (PE) on our way back from Lindisfarne to Durham, where we were staying. The decor, service, ambience & food were all typical PE. This is a franchise which has done very well on the back of families and groups of friends eating out more and more. The problem, if you can call it that, is... More 

Thank DazzaPFC
Newcastle and Gateshead, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Called in here today for lunch, not having visited before. Good first impressions. Plenty choice on the menu but it did look rather overpriced. We both ordered pizza, which tasted great when it arrived. The pleasant surprise came when we got the bill. There's a promotion on & the pizzas were a fiver! The current offer is Monday to Friday... More 

Thank mickylou2015
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Visited on my own on a wet Wednesday on business trip to the area. No trouble getting a table without booking. Staff were friendly and efficient. Excellent mussels for main and crispy squid starter and raspberry/white chocolate slice thing for pudding were good too. Would visit again for sure.

Thank Simon5559
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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Family live a 2 minute walk from Pizza Express, Gosforth. Thinking 'it is Saturday night in Gosforth, Pizza Express will be rammed', I took advantage of their Click & Collect Take Away Service. 1 Melanzane Romano pizza for my parent and I to share. Ordered online at 19.40. Receipt indicated it would be ready for collection between 20:00-20:15. I arrived... More 

Thank Artful A
Stotfold, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Visited, not busy but service slow and food very average, drinks only came when prompted on some occasions, no apology, would not return, waste of money, bland food

Thank Duncan G
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

My first ever visit to PE left me feeling uninspired and a hole in my wallet. Our visit was on a Wednesday evening and we were welcomed and escorted to our table promptly. The open plan kitchen gave a good central focus in the restaurant which was about half full when we arrived at around 7.15pm. As a Nationally branded... More 

Thank Mascot2
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

I have been on many trips to pizza express. This is the best one the staff are so nice my partner and i used to go very often when living in gosforth. you should really go here as opposed to west jesmond where the slime balls told us it was closed at 8-30 when it said it closed at 10... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
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
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 High Street, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne  >  Gosforth
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)191 285 9799
Bright and modern, Pizza Express 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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?