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Pizza Express

450 Strand | Charing Cross, London WC2R 0RG, England
+44 20 7930 8205
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
450 Strand | Charing Cross, London WC2R 0RG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had a short time for eating before theatre at 7.30pm and asked waiter at door whether I could eat and be out within 30min; he said yes. Immediately presented menu, took drinks order and very quickly was back with meal. A very busy time...More

Thank ArgyllTraveller007
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a super long day, missed the show and lowe and behold the Hop on and Off bus that we all paid for had stopped running unknown to us that it would cease running at such an early hour! Anywhoo, we attempted to patron...More

Thank fairlady75
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff lovely and helpful but restaurant ambience not too good , felt very clinical. Ordered goats cheese salad and was here within 5 minutes !!...very quick ! Was very bland , tomatoes had no taste whatsoever, hardly any goats cheese and just some limp salad...More

Thank dodo029
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick pizza before the theatre. Very helpful staff who were also very sweet to a girl celebrating her birthday. I always go for the leggera pizzas as 600 calories and below. Very tasty and comes with a small salad. Enough when watching the old calories!...More

Thank AmbridgeGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a good 2 course lunch with the help of a voucher too. Excellent romana pizza and pasta. Service good and surprisingly quick given how busy they were. Comfortable seats but slightly noisy downstairs, so not good if you wear a hearing aid.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, near Charing Cross train station. Small tables - and disappointed you cannot order a smaller pizza, or pizza by the slice. Friendly service and not too expensive, but I wouldn't go back.

Thank txwolfy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a dirty plate, but other than that the waiter was great, and this light crispy pizza was perfect to share - we wanted a little something but were not starving, and it was perfect for two. We had the thin cheese pizza. We...More

Thank joeybagz312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leaving it rather late to get dinner on a busy Saturday night, before heading to a theatre show, I was delighted to find Pizza Express on The Strand able to find us a table for three, and with a menu that caters for vegans. We...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night. Was busy but not too busy you were all sat on each other. You always know what you're going to get at pizza express and it didn't disappoint. The waitress who attended to us was lovely. We had a...More

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Had a really nice meal with friends on Saturday. Our waitress Natalie was fantastic! Everything was spot on!

Thank charmingukr
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Strand | Charing Cross, London WC2R 0RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7930 8205
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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