Pizza Express St Martin's Lane

80-81 St Martin's Lane , London, WC2N 4AA

SquareMeal Review of Pizza Express St Martin's Lane

Times have changed since a fiorentina & a glass of Frascati was all you needed to impress a dinner date, but Pizza Express has changed with them. Formerly known for its intransigence – only serving a certain size of pizza (small!) & rarely varying the toppings – it now updates its menus regularly & gives its many loyal customers something to get excited about once again. Recent additions such as Marcona almonds tossed in sea salt, rosemary pizza bread & a larger ‘romana’ pizza with Calabrese sausage, fennel seeds, parsley & Grano Padano would bring cheer to even the snootiest of foodies. The ‘leggera’ pizza (with a missing centre, replaced by salad) & mini-desserts to accompany coffee are other inspired ideas. Service & interiors are always polished.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Leicester Square Tube Station 169m

Covent Garden Tube Station 198m

Address

Address: 80-81 St Martin's Lane , London WC2N 4AA

Area: Covent Garden

Opening times

Mon-Sun 11.30am-12M (Sun -11.30pm)

Nearby Landmarks

The Photographer's Gallery 49m

Albery Theatre 78m

Details

Telephone: 020 7836 8001

Website:

Cuisine: Italian Pizza

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