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Pizza Express

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215-217 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5PN, England
+44 20 7580 2272
11:30 - 23:00
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All hours
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat - Tue 11:30 - 23:00
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Emilia-Romagna, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very convenient for were we were staying.We had a lovely two courses meal with a great waiter who was engaging and helpful

Thank luanaperry
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196 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Pizza Express early for lunch and to our delight they were open and ready to serve us at 11:45. The restaurant was empty because it was so early but it slowly filled up and became quite busy by the time we left. The staff are friendly and our order came quickly. The pizza was really yummy! The... More 

Thank KB1234Uk
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443 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff all friendly but my leggera veggie pizza was cool when it arrived and got cold within a minute. The place is all glass and hard surfaces and the shape of the room means there is no real 'heart'.

Thank Rubybirkenhead
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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111 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, warm and friendly environment Pizza Express has. It must be reflections of a great management team working in the background. Warmness started from the entrance and lasted till the exit. Located just beside Great Portland Street station this restaurant has a modern interior and look. Talking about food, I only ordered for a pizza (forgot the name... More 

Thank Imrul
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Very reasonably prices seen as food quality was great.Had two courses and i loved both of them.Came out fairly quick and was very hot .Food tasted fresh and was full of flavour.Would definitely visit again for sure!!The service was fantastic ,waiter called Pompeo, was amazingly helpful and friendly.

Thank pianodavide
Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Very rude young waitress. Her behavior is not adequate, hate tourists, especially Russian. I don't recommend this place. She spoiled our mood for all evening!!!!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

What to say??Very nice place, the blonde waitress has been very kind and even made us a good cake. The appetizer: high price for an appetizer served with the frozen zucchini was been put into the plate as if it were a glass of water. The pizza was a heart attack (I opted for the classic margherita), napkins are more... More 

Thank Dr3spo s
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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165 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This review is for the Pizza Express on Langham Place by the BBC at the south end of Portland Street, I hope this is the right one. I came here alone for a quick pizza and wow it was quick. Service from Dagmara was friendly, professional and swift. I had the new menu item the 'Basilicata' pizza (but with a... More 

Thank Devon1964
Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Lovely authentic pizza restaurant with a good menu selection, excellent food,excellent staff,friendly environment.

Thank an2ny29
Haan, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This was a good decision for us coeliacs: gluten free pizza and gluten free beer in one location - combined with friendy staff and a convenient atmophere.

Thank fotokwer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215-217 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Fitzrovia
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzrovia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7580 2272
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Great Portland Street 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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Fitzrovia

Neighbourhood Profile
This sophisticated and sociable slice of Central London is a shopper’s paradise, offering the latest fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is conveniently located between the major retail thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of well connected Tube stations dotted around the area for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite among foodies as well, with an impressive number of quality restaurants, pubs, cafes and food shops vying for your patronage – especially along Charlotte Street and near Goodge Street Station.
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