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Pizza Express

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11 Verulam Road, St Albans AL3 4DA, England
+44 1727 853020
11:30 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Mon 11:30 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A drive home from Nottingham warranted ya stopping off for some lunch and a break in St Albans so we visited here for a meal. Friendly staff, good food and drink as usual. What you expect from a Pizza Express. Thank you

1 Thank cpalmerjamaican1999
Torquay, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We took 3 children under 10 for a treat.....the staff were great with them, and the food as fabulous....we all enjoyed the meal.

1 Thank Fran L
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stepped in to the restaurant in the evening at 4:30ish, we were greeted warmly at the door by a lady who seemed like the manager.. had the seat by the till since v had the buggie, the food arrived in good quality and fast...the server was prompt, friendly and knowledgeable of the menu... the staff is friendly and love kids...... More 

1 Thank Carina d
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My son chose Pizza Express for his 8th birthday party. The boys loved making their own pizza as well as eating them! My son and his friends had a great time. Also have to mention how helpful Carina the Manager was. Before the party she took time to explain how it would work and during the party she really engaged... More 

1 Thank TatianaPrincess
Kew, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I brought my family here for my sisters birthday, had a fantastic trip, Martyna our server was amazing, so friendly, Carina the manageress was very helpful and the food was fantastic, they even sung Happy Birthday to my sister which made the night. Can't fault this branch for anything, it's clean, great staff, quick friendly service, fantastic food and generally... More 

3 Thank tomherrera86
St Albans, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Good food and friendly waitress who showed endless patience with our taking so long to decide on which pizza to have (particularly as they have introduced a different range to the classic!)

1 Thank reizarbenaj
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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240 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Popped in for lunch to use our 'Nectar - Sainsbury's' special offer voucher and to break our journey south. Made welcome even though it was busy with grannies, mums and kids close to the end of the school holidays. (Rather noisy!) Pizzas delicious as usual. Service friendly and efficient.

1 Thank Lynn P
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We are big fans of pizza express and eat in their regularly. The pizza does vary in different branches. This was the best one we have had. The pizza toppings were generous and pizza was cooked to perfection. Would like to make a special mention to our waitress Marytna, who was especially helpful and friendly and Costas who was a... More 

1 Thank LondonSimran
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Service was very swift and staff friendly and polite. Food was delicious. I had the chicken pasta dish with chilli and it was absolutely spot on. Would definately eat here again.

1 Thank Glyn K
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Service was fast and efficient. Food was lovely and delivered in good time. Pleasant atmosphere. Took advantage of voucher codes which made the entire trip excellent value for money!

1 Thank alijaffar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Verulam Road, St Albans AL3 4DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 853020
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?