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Pizza Express

Cathedral Yard | Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HF, England
+44 1392 495788
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cathedral Yard | Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What's not to like about Pizza Express? You know what you'll get, and that's usually a good pizza and no nasty surprises. We were served by a new waitress who was friendly and smiley, and the pizzas cooked just as they should be. The vegan...More

Thank scarletcatrufus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited at 7pm, had a table upstairs with a lovely view of Cathedral. Had really good, efficient and friendly service from all 3 waiting staff. Terrific, hot pizzas both really well cooked and well presented. Nice desserts, although first choice for both of us not...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The location is great on cathedral green however the food was below bar. With our pasta dishes turning cold before we'd finished. The service was mediocre and all in all a poor standard for pizza express. Woukd suggest looking for an alternative dining option.

Thank C B
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We are frequent visitors of Pizza Express but received very poor service today. It is a shame because despite long wait times we have never had an issue before. We ordered Doppio dough balls as a starter and two pizzas from the young male waiter....More

1  Thank Leila Y
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We spent a very enjoyable Sunday evening here with our two boys aged 3 and 8. As we were sat beside the food prep area the kids had a great view of what was going on. The staff were fantastic and very engaged with the...More

Thank chris c
Reviewed 6 June 2018

A group of us had booked a table last Friday's for 8:30. When we arrived the place was closed. There was no note off explanation on the door and no attempt had been made to contact us . We won't be back!

Thank windyridge10
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Visited last Thursday to make use of a free pizza offer obtained through the app. Pre booked (glad I did; restaurant was busy). Seated upstairs where they had a resident musician singing and playing the guitar. Whilst not unpleasant, it was far too loud for...More

Thank Laur T
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This is situated on the Green right opposite the Cathedral, where from most tables beautiful views can be enjoyed. Dough Balls and Pizzas were delicious, chosen from a wide menu with a gluten free option available on every item.. We were tempted by a kind...More

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

After walking around Exeter for a few hours I needed something hearty. So Pizza Express was the answer. Staff a bit slow to greet me when I arrived. I was shown to a table in the window, which was a bit cold. The waiter was...More

Thank Crochet1956
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Visited last Thursday early evening , restaurant was busy but we were shown to an empty table upstairs . Initial service was good , and drinks and starter arrived in appropriate time. I do not expect to wait for 50 minutes once our starters had...More

Thank Yvonne P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 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 - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cathedral Yard | Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 495788
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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