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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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“pizza” (185 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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Reviewed yesterday

The Italian Express Pizzeria is in a residential area. I think most of the clientele when I was there had walked there. Parking is at a premium. But EVERYONE seemed to really enjoy their meal and NO ONE in the place was able to finish...More

Thank TexasRoadrash
Reviewed yesterday

I love it Looks great and taste wow place is nice and clean we had a fast lunch so I didn't discover everything but I will come back again when I come back to Boston

Thank Verdeluna00
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Worth the trip to East Boston to have homemade pasta. We tried the homemade ravioli and fettuccine. Both excellent with your choice of sauce. Pretty small so make reservations. Only about a 20 min cab tide but Not a lot of cabs to get back...More

1  Thank travelbugzzz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adorable Italian restaurant. HUGE menu. Great drink and meal prices. Fast and friendly service. But most of all FANTASTIC FOOD !!! Would go there again in a heartbeat !!! More than 5 stars !

1  Thank Becky F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizza was amazing. Huge. Like true Italian pizza it is minimal in its toppings with a lovely yeasty flavour. It was wonderful to see the dough being prepared and worked in the kitchen. Prices will put a smile on your bank managers face too.

1  Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Italian Express is not really a secret. Diners, Drive Ins and Dives selected Italian Exp as one of Boston's best. So get to East Boston for the absolute best in Italian in all of Boston. You won't regret it. The pizza is amazing; the cutlets...More

1  Thank B7956LYjohnd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We looked on trip advisor and found this was a few blocks from our son in east Boston. It was excellent !!! We ordered 2 pizzas for lunch - chicken pesto and cheese . The pesto was so good a fresh perfectly seasoned, cheese was...More

1  Thank Charlie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town with friends visiting our daughter in Boston, and decided to go for dinner. With our hay market produce in tow we showed up without a reservation, and they managed to accommodate our group of 6. Fantastic!!!!!!. My wife had the dish...More

1  Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for dinner after seeing this place on DDD. I ordered the Haddock Margarita and the portion was HUGE. It was out of this world. While we were eating Jim the owner who we recognize from DDD came by and chatted with us...More

1  Thank Petergun1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited on a Wednesday for lunch, around 11:45. The restaurant was empty when we arrived, but quickly filled up. We pretty easily found a parking spot on the street about a block from the shop. We had the eggplant roltini (delicious...More

2  Thank uubrad
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5 July 2017|
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Response from Linus L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant was fantastic!
Jo Jo L
26 April 2017|
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Response from paf6571 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I am not 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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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
  • 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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