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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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“meatballs” (85 reviews)
“pizza” (207 reviews)
“limoncello cake” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just got into Boston today and went for a Harborwalk. Then on my way home I was starving and saw this on the map. Boy am I happy I got supper there. I ordered the garden salad with chicken. So much food. Two chicken...More

2  Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute, small family restaurant near the airport. We ordered a pepperoni pizza. We watched them tossing the pizza dough. This was the best pizza we have ever had. You can tell they make the sauce from scratch. Yummy!

1  Thank 1010deb
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

After many years finally had a reason to check this place out. Was lucky to find free street parking.. great alternative to north end. Sandwiches are huge! Ate half and saved half. Awesome little bakery right next door, too! Huge slices of pizza

1  Thank Emily P
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

When we visit Boston this is where we go for Amazing Italian food. Tonight we had the Bruschetta, pasta with veal, ravioli with Alfredo sauce and chicken and a Pizza. We are never disappointed with our choices.

1  Thank swansontropical
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The service is great. The servings huge. The pizza rocks. Great atmosphere and great value. Just go.

1  Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Nothing special.... seriously... A lot of hype for some average food. Chicken parmesan and a beer...$30. Wouldn't mind if it was good, but this was nothing you couldn't make at home. Average...there are better choices.

2  Thank Pat F
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Small restaurant located in the midst of older apartments off the beaten path. We arrived around 2 pm on a Tuesday afternoon and we were the only ones there. Ordered five ingredient "create your own" pizza. Thin crust was good, but the sauce left something...More

Thank kevinhY8264FT
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here because of the “Guy” guy. Ordered the sausage pizza with jalapeños. The crust was thin and crispy. I often find it challenging to find a thin crust that stays crispy; and this did. My husband and I ate almost the entire 16” .....More

1  Thank K2075BVjand
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

What else can I say about it, my bambino can't wait to go back, all the way from San Diego! Owner Jim and all his staff treat you like family, the family you like! The chicken and eggplant parm are the best I've had and...More

1  Thank Dany92118
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Went on a business trip to Boston and went to this place based on TA reviews. It’s a small place seating around 30+ people. Food is great, including Pizza and Pasta. We had several different dishes and they were all great. Owner and staff were...More

2  Thank WorldTravelers2000
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Charlotte H | Reviewed this property |
They do have delivery at Italian Express Pizzeria. We had our meal delivered one evening.
13 November 2017|
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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 Jgenao | Reviewed this property |
it's Off-street parking next to the restaurant...
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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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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