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Pizza Express

4 Best Lane, Canterbury CT1 2JB, England
+44 1227 766938
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4 Best Lane, Canterbury CT1 2JB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So yesterday we decided to treat ourselves to our local Pizza Express. Not our first trip and certainly not our last. We've always had good meals here, both pasta and pizza, with family and friends and enjoyed watching the boat trips passing by the restaurant...More

Thank Brenabit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A business colleague suggested that we meet up in Canterbury at Pizza Express, which I hadn't visited before. The table selected was along the River Great Stour and provide us with amazing view of the river, which flowed between the houses. The punts and various...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Standard Pizza Express date but don't assume you will be able to have a quick lunch before the theatre - it took almost an hour to get our pizzas and half of us had to eat them out of takeaway boxes while running to the...More

1  Thank tb724
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great visit yesterday to pizza express, friendly attentive staff and the sunshine to join it. Fab prosecco and can never go wrong with a padana pizza ! Very much enjoyed our visit

Thank Veggie497
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Arriving with a group of five including a baby boy, just after midday. Served very quickly , food very nice indeed. Staff very accommodating when we decided to move our table during our meal as the sun bearing down on our baby . The waitress,...More

Thank milkybarkid1982
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this on Thursday evening around d 7pm . A quiet evening , many tables empty . I had a pizza with chicken on it and it was really tasteless , it seemed like the cheap cuts of ready cooked chicken you buy in a...More

2  Thank Patti m
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Don't know what has happened to Pizza Express. The meals used to be great! Ordered a pizza with extra anchovies - only got 3 anchovies! Had to ask for more cutlery as they were dirty. Service was slow. Waitress apologised for the delay because they...More

1  Thank Heather H
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here before a show at the Marlowe. It was very busy but service and food was good. Just one complaint, my second bottle of Peroni was warm! Did mention it when paying and it was taken off the bill.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited Pizza Express in Canterbury yesterday before a show at the Marlowe. We made sure to book and left plenty of time before our show to order and eat as we knew it would be busy. However, none of this mattered...More

2  Thank Sam2012southafrica
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Poor food ..... what has happened to this pizza express ..... it is dirty has really badly made food rude staff and an even ruder manageress we shall not be going there again!!!!!

2  Thank astin2
Management response:Responded 22 April 2017

Hello, very sorry to here about your poor experience with us, please email Canterbury.manager@pizzaexpress.com so we can find out what went wrong and ensure this doesn't happen again, looking forward to hearing from you! Many thanks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
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: 4 Best Lane, Canterbury CT1 2JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 766938
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Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Canterbury 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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