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Pizza Express

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The Golden Cross 8 Golden Cross | Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EU, England
+44 1865 790442
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“golden cross” (5 reviews)
“tasty pizza” (5 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Golden Cross 8 Golden Cross | Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EU, England
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Grade 1 listed building, tucked off Cornmarket with an access through to the Covered Market, Pizza Express occupies some fabulous rooms. 15th century buildings; there are 16th century wall paintings upstairs and all is sympathetic to the original hotel function. This is a decent pizza...More

Thank mike_registrar
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Waitress was lovely. Place was characterful, clean and in a nice quiet courtyard. Enjoyed my 'usual', prompt fresh and tasty. Pizza Express has never failed to deliver so far in my experience.

Thank Walkbikeruneat
Reviewed 30 January 2017

On a very rainy day, we popped into pizza express to have lunch and were greeted with 'Have you booked a table?' we replied no, have you got a table for 2? and the server pointed to a table without saying anything, very cold and...More

Thank Nichola B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Visited on a very busy Saturday Lunch , had a queue at staircase , we where immediately informed by a passing manager about a wait of 10-15 minutes for a table , and handed us a menu to read . We were seated downstairs in...More

Thank JC35M
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

My friend & I visited this restaurant for lunch at the weekend. It's a little out the way, off one of the main shopping streets ,& you have to go upstairs to the restaurant ( as the ground floor is reserved for private parties etc)....More

Thank Sazparella
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Poor service, poor pizzas, noisy. Disappointing when compared to the quality of other branches. Visited on a Thursday evening and waitress took her time helping. I had to stand up and walk to get her attention to pay the bill. The worst pizzas I have...More

Thank 413familyof4
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We came here on a Friday evening, looking forward to a relaxed meal. Unfortunately the service we received was absolutely appalling. After being seated, there was a bit of a lag until our drink orders were taken but put it down to being a busy...More

Thank Persephone_Sussex
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner on Saturday after booking ahead. The service was fabulous. The food was delicious, my husband chose from the Christmas menu and I had a mixture of both. We sat downstairs on this occasion however I have been previously and sat...More

Thank Kezzler
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I returned here for lunch, after an absence of many years, with a business client who was really impressed with the atmosphere and the food which was everything you would expect from Pizza Express. It was all going very well until we saw a brown...More

Thank 556HAH
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I've been here many times before and have never been let down by it. If you like pizza express, then here's a place to come. The service has always been pretty good.

Thank late_night_abyss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Golden Cross 8 Golden Cross | Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 790442
  • E-mail
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