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Pizza Express

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Salisbury House 31 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 5SQ, England
+44 20 7588 7262
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Today
11:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Tue 11:30 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a business lunch, we only ordered a main course and a drink, yet it took well over an hour to complete. The food was very good, usual pizza express standards, but we were so frustrated with the slow service. Our server was polite and friendly, however it took way too long for each task to be completed. If... More 

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Thank Sherrylann C
London, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

You always know what you are going to get and they often have discount offers. Good value. Staff are always friendly and you can get in and out without an extended lunch break.

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Thank harpy15
Colchester, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Went here with a group of friends and thoroughly enjoyed the food. The service was efficient and friendly and there was a good choice of pizza and pasta on the menu. The interior is modern and well laid out. Perhaps a little noisy for the more delicate diner, but we had a great time, our pizzas were delicious and the... More 

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Thank ExaminerUk
London, United Kingdom
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283 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My colleague and I popped in around 2.30pm and the it was quiet. I ordered the healthy chicken pizza and I must say it was a delight. I would definitely order this pizza again apparently less than 600 calories. The service was fast and friendly

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Thank Connecttraveller
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I met my wife from work and we popped into the Pizza Express for a quick bite to eat before heading out. The bruschetta and olives to start were great and the pizza I had was one of the best I've ever had. The food was delicious and served timely with a smile, couldn't fault the experience.

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Thank Richard H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Good food at a fair price, kids friendly: three course meal for less than £7. Gluten free and low calorie pizza. Can't fault anything at all. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Karla C
Essex, United Kingdom
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688 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Good food. Piping hot. Good slick service despite it being really busy. Would definitely use again. Good value for money too.

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Thank Ace28065
London, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Always welcoming with efficient staff and an interesting menu reflecting seasonal changes. Refreshing outside tables for summer or cosy interiors, this branch always delivers atmosphere and good value.

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Thank Susan C
Midwest, USA
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Just don't bother, the food was horrible. Friendly servers, but way off in terms of flavor. I cannot recommend, there was no saving grace to this completely flavorless, bland meal.

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Thank lggrrl
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296 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Had a look in cause one in our group wanted to try out the chain. Standard pizza - not too bad, decent service.

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Thank ptrav9

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$38 - US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salisbury House 31 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7588 7262

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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?

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