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17 Museum Street | River House, York YO1 7DJ, England
+44 1904 672904
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As regular visitors to our local Pizza Express in Lincoln, we have come to expect a very high standard from Pizza Express restaurants and I have to say we weren't disappointed after our meal here. The restaurant was very busy but staff were polite and efficient. We didn't have to wait too long for our meal which was nice. Overall... More 

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Thank brisemark
London, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely setting by the river and a tremendous building so worth the visit for this alone. Staff are young, efficient and very welcoming and friendly and the food was of the best quality expected of this chain. A very relaxing and enjoyable meal all round.

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Thank LJO67
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful building which really sets this Pizza Express from its counterparts. It definitely felt more special, and grandiose. The food was, as expected, standard. It was very tasty and reasonably priced, with good service. Sadly, despite booking, we were made to wait 10 minutes in the lobby before eating, which was a shame, but couldn't be helped as they... More 

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Thank jdr1993
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal here for valentines day. £17 each for two courses and bottle of wine, such great value. The food was delicious I cannot fault it. Service was a bit questionable, one gentleman was quite blunt and rude towards us when we questioned something on the menu but the other staff were lovely.

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Thank Emmy C
London
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

We arrived in York for a week's stay and upon our first foray over the Bridge from our hotel into the centre of the City, we noticed with interest the Restaurant was "dark" and seemed to be having a makeover or building works undertaken. We watched with interest for a day or two and then saw it was open and... More 

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1 Thank Deborah D
Lancashire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant, despite being a part of the Pizza Express chain, felt completely unique and individual. The decor is gorgeous and truly impressive. However, I was most impressed by the service. I had been a complete dope and ordered the vegan pizza without realising it was vegan (I know, what a nitwhit) and when it came without cheese I was... More 

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Thank Issy3899
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Never been to a Pizza Express and if they run on this basis we will never go again...table was half washed floor was bits of food..starter and main course was ok...now for the crunch..bill was £46.00 my wife gave the waitress £ 50.00 and the reply came back ...do you want the change...i couldnt say anything for laughing...on the way... More 

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Thank Rob B
York, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The good at Pizza Express is always reliably good and this branch was no disappointment. We had the set menu - £12.95 for 3 courses with a voucher code - and it was great value. Our server, Olivia, was super friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. There has also been a refit of this branch which looks... More 

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Thank MrsMeatballs
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We go to Pizza Express in York every 6 or so weeks as I meet my friend in York. We always go there as you can always rely on a gorgeous meal and it is super child friendly. Crayons and stickers were given to both children (18 months and 7 months) obviously the 7 month old didn't use them but... More 

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Thank clarel89
Worcester
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Came here expecting a decent meal. We both fancied a pizza and ordered a large American spicy. It was listed a thin and crispy. They weren't kidding. I think ours had been run over by a steam roller. It was so thin it was a wonder you couldn't see through it. Drinks were expensive and we left hungry and feeling... More 

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Museum Street | River House, York YO1 7DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 672904

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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?