Pizza Express  

 
 
ADDRESS
450 The Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R 0RG
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon-Thu: 11.30am-11pm; Fri-Sat: 11.30am-11.30pm; Sun: 11.30am-10pm
 

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Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable meal option. Starters, salads, pasta and desserts are also available along with the usual range of beverages. A reliable child-friendly chain, with consistently good service - and excellent dough balls.

 

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Charing Cross Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Amba Hotel Charing Cross
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £111  30% off
The Strand, WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
Located within walking distance from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, the Amba Hotel Charing Cross is ideal for guests looking to be near to all the ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £179  34% off
2 Spring Gardens, SW1A | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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8 Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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Grand Buildings, 31-32 Northumberland Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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10 Northumberland Avenue, 10 Northumberland avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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37 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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13 - 15 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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Terroirs Wine Bar
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5 William IV Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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The Strand Dining Rooms
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1-3 Strand, Grand Buildings, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
Looking for somewhere to enjoy all-day dining close to Trafalgar Square? The Strand Dining Rooms, a 180 cover British restaurant from Mark Harris, may just fit ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Express, St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 4 minutes from Pizza Express
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St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Pizza Express
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42 Craven Street, WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Pizza Express
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6 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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5 New Row, WC2N | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 8 minutes from Pizza Express
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10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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The Harp
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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Walkers Of Whitehall
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Craig's Court, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
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Library
London > Nightlife > Bars
112 St Martin's Lane , Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Pizza Express
Private members club housed in a five story town house, with a restaurant, hotel, bar and nightclub. Members are voted in by a committee but it's ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Pizza Express
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8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Pizza Express
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Ed Ruscha, whose 2005 Venice Biennale installation evoked Thomas Cole's famous 'The Course of Empire' painting cycle of 183336, has ...More

 
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For Michael Jackson fans and super-fans - and it doesn't get more committed than the 16 singing Thriller in Candice ...More

 
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National Portrait Gallery 2 minutes walk from Pizza Express

The popular BP Portrait Award returns for a 39th year at the National Portrait ...More

 
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This August, Mr Black's Espresso Martini Festival returns for its second year. Launched last year by coffee liqueur company Mr ...More

 
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