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Pizza Express

6 Oxford Castle New Road, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
+44 1865 723400
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“dough balls” (2 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Oxford Castle New Road, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

First time that I have visited this particular Pizza Express. It is set beautifully in the grounds of Oxford castle with a large space for outdoor dining. It was a very hot day and we asked to sit inside in the cool, but we were...More

Thank kerrykmk
Reviewed 6 days ago

The crew and the food both were soulful... Loved every bite... There is selection of drinks, vegetarian and non vegetarian food... veggie lovers will be delighted with the experience...

Thank Amanpreet K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Golden Cross venue, service was bad, pizzas even worse my husbands was so burnt on the bottom you couldn’t cut it. Was described as covered in meat had about 6 small slices of what looked like salami. Not impressed will not go...More

1  Thank Anna W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to this particular Pizza Express many times and always thought the service was good - not today! The front of house was very uncommunicative and spent a lot of time moaning to his colleague about his job. We were the only people in...More

1  Thank The B
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Me and the wife were looking around Oxford for somewhere to eat before drinking home after a great couple of days in Oxford we found pizza express when looking around the castle the Staff were brilliant and the food was spot on

Thank Ray Y
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Visited here on a hot and sunny Saturday evening with 40, 15 year old boys who were on a rugby tour. Obviously we had booked ahead and were given the run of the top floor but a daunting task for any restaurant and their staff....More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had the opportunity to have lunch at the Pizza Express in wonderful Oxford on a typical British Sunday . It’s in a lovely castle setting . I last ate at this chain 10 yrs ago ! I was not disappointed. Lovely classic Margherita.We also...More

Thank Ashesh R
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is set in the lovely Castle courtyard area. The restaurant has a rather strange entrance almost into the kitchen area on the ground floor where we were acknowledged by a chef but otherwise felt ignored by staff who appeared to be on breaks....More

Thank KTP310
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Had to admit at first we didn’t even know it was open as the ground floor was dark and empty. There was a small sign saying “join us upstairs”. We were seated quickly and allowed time to look through the menu. When we ordered the...More

Thank Darrel F
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The Pizza Express delivers exactly what one would expect from it: a selection of pizzas and some basic pastas with a few nice ideas, and a small selection of wines completing these kind of dishes well. The place does exactly what one wants from a...More

Thank Istvan Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Oxford Castle New Road, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 723400
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