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1 Exchange Square | The Corn Exchange, Manchester M3 1BD, England
+44 161 834 6130
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11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived with no booking after an afternoon concert, restaurant was very busy and we were met by the restaurant manager who I could not fault, went over and above to Guarantee us a table when the restaurant was extremely busy. When we sat down the waiter was both friendly and attentive and provided upstanding service for both both food and... More 

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Thank manandball1
CornExchangePE, General Manager at Pizza Express, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments- and we hope you enjoyed the X Factor show! Hope to see you again soon. Regards More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty pizza inspired by pizzas served in Rome. Tried Peroni Gran Reserve, which was expensive but tasted great. Only down side was the £1.80 for a couple of red onion slices. I downloaded a code which gave 25% discount of food, so overall not bad value.

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1 Thank Ian D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I popped in on Saturday for a quick lunch. The service was quick and all the staff were friendly. Will definitely call back in next time I'm in Manchester shopping!

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1 Thank Chuckles16
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Really busy (show on at Arena just around the corner )but still served quickly and great tasting food. Service was first class despite the place being rammed. (Served by Spanish gentleman- a credit to the place!)

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1 Thank IPJW
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

I was in Manchester with my 6 year old and decided popping in here. 4.15 on a Saturday, already very busy. The manager was obviously busy but had time for everyone, having a joke with the kids and a very calming influence. Not long to wait and we sat down. The kids menu at Pizza Express is incredible! £6.95 for... More 

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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We did get OK food, but as fast as we had passed on the dessert, we were offered the bill. We haden't even finished our drinks.

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Thank Haraball
Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Have to admit when the pizzas arrived we thought they looked a bit rubbish, but we soon changed our minds! We haven't been to a Pizza Express for ages and so forgot how good they are.

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Thank Mqmhx
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

20 of us came to have a Christmas get together and we had an amazing time! The food was great, but the service we received from our waiter Drew was fantastic!! Nothing was too much trouble, he really made out night! Thanks for putting up with us Drew, you're a star!!

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Thank pazzini s
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Try to be Italian but the clue is in the ingredients and the type of pizza they offer Not impressed at all Will not be going back Very very expensive for what you get. Lots of potential but what do you expect from a corporate company!!!

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Thank armando c
Crewe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Family visit to Christmas Markets. Decided to lunch at this Pizza Express. Made very welcome on arrival. Lovely spacious restaurant. Good atmosphere. Very well looked after by Mark. Nothing too much trouble. Food and drinks lovely. Will definitely be back on next visit to Manchester. Recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 43
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Exchange Square | The Corn Exchange, Manchester M3 1BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 834 6130

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?