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Pizza Express

21 Lowther Street, Carlisle CA3 8ES, England
+44 1228 599638
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dough balls” (17 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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21 Lowther Street, Carlisle CA3 8ES, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in an old bank building not far from the station, it was a good place to visit on an awful rainy day. Service was good and the staff attentive and helpful. So many choices it was difficult, but there are basically two types of...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waitress did not seem happy in her job and was very uninterested in making our family meal out an enjoyable experience. Service was rubbish to say the least and the food was very much ok. Won't be returning in a hurry to somewhere which...More

Thank 516lollipop
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service and customer relations. Still waiting on my daughter's pudding and drink. Waited as long as possible. White coffee came with milk. Asked for milk. It came 15 mins later when coffee was cold Nearly £60 for a less than good lunch. Couple next...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional Pizza express - thats meant as a compliment - good Ledaro Pizza, glass of Prosecco and delicious coffee and mini-profiteroles. Waitress helpful and very friendly.

Thank beverley G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here on a busy Saturday evening. Try to book in advance but don't think it's a necessity. It's a very busy restaurant and the staff are very attentive. They checked twice to see all was ok. The food was delicious,...More

Thank MaryKateNI19
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We were only in Carlisle for two hours and came here for a quick lunch. The welcome was wonderful and the staff bent over backwards to give excellent service

Thank 39mags
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The place was reasonably busy but the restaurant appeared really short staffed. We were warned as we got our table that there was a 20 minute wait for food, but it still took another 10-15 mins to get a drink order in. Pizzas were ok...More

Thank sbizzle
Reviewed 23 May 2017

excellent ,personal service ,and can never fault the food,light and airy restaurant with a lovely view of the city

Thank _scottwill52
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Another rugby trip, another day of motorway hold ups! Tired and hungry we worked our way through the one way maze of roads in this city, parked and saw the sign that we have grown to trust. We were not disappointed; a friendly greeting awaited...More

Thank Glenn H
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Glenn H, Thanks so much for the amazing feedback! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Sophie

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I last visited pizza express in Carlisle in April 2017, and I orded the Italian sausage and bazil pizza with spicy tomato sauce and Italian cheese. I also orded a diet coke to go with my meal and I really enjoyed my day as the...More

Thank Kwan Ming
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Kwan Ming, Thanks so much for the amazing feedback! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Sophie

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Lowther Street, Carlisle CA3 8ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 599638
Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Carlisle 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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