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Italian Express Pizzeria

336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
+1 617-561-0038
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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Reviewed yesterday

My boyfriend and I come here all the time! The food, service and atmosphere is top notch. The owners and workers are super friendly and enjoy getting to know the customers. ALSO, their steak and cheese (WITH BACON) is to die for!!!!! I never write...More

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a Boston native, this is the only place I'll go for a home cooked meal. Absolutely fantastic meal for a decent price. The canoli for desert is an absolute MUST!

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Italian Express has the best Italian food in Boston - forget the North End. Come for the pizza, chicken parm, and homemade fettuccine. The owners are extraordinarily nice, the service is great, and the food is tasty.

1  Thank Mike R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I originally saw the episode of diners, drive ins, and dives on the food network. My boyfriend and I love to try new places even if it requires driving far. This is a a true gem. No need to drive far. It...More

1  Thank Kristin J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and amazingly nice owner. 100% recommend the veal and shrimp. Pizza is a must too. Of the deserts I recommend the cannolis. Simply amazing.

1  Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while on vacation after reading reviews on trip advisor. I was not disappointed. This is a small, local place with authentic food. If you’re looking for a big, flashy tourist place then this is not the place. If you want good quality food...More

1  Thank Carla W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love to come very often to the restaurante, the service the food, price, everything is just fine, we love to visit this place!

1  Thank browneob0983
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three words... AH-MAZ-ING!!!!! I got the calamari scampi and my bf got the veal parm... OMG... first off, the calamari was so fresh and cooked perfectly! The veal was literally the best we have ever had. The portions are insane... we have enough for lunch...More

2  Thank rochelledumont
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We were recommended this pizzeria because it was one of the only places within walking distance from the Embassy Suites Boston Logan Airport, and were not disappointed; particularly as we had been warned it is a cash-only establishment. The staff is very friendly and courteous....More

2  Thank leahmigala
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Intimate neighborhood restaurant, great food, large portions, friendly service, neighborhood parking, no trouble this day. Convenient to Logan airport.

Thank Stanley M
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Response from jaimesupah | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not. This place is tiny, tiny.
5 July 2017|
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Response from Linus L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant was fantastic!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-561-0038
  • E-mail
Welcome to the World Famous - Italian Express Pizzeria. Featured on the Food Network's - "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives" with Guy Fieri. We offer the Best Italian Food, Pizza, Pasta, and Seafood in Boston! All dishes are made-to-order from family recipes that have been passed down for generations. We use only the Finest and Freshest ingredients in all of our meals. Enjoy our delicious food by eat-in, take-out, delivery, and catering. We have a beautiful dining room with lively music and a seasonal outdoor patio. We pride ourselves on serving the "Best Food for the Best Value"! Also, make sure you checkout our extensive Drink Menu that includes: Wine, Beer, Sangria, Martinis, Cocktails, and Cordials. We look forward to serving you soon and becoming your new favorite Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria!
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