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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” (84 reviews)
“pizza” (191 reviews)
“limoncello cake” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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1 - 10 of 654 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here is delicious and the portions are big enough for one (or 2) meals. We’ve had chicken and eggplant parm, carbonara and pasta fasciol ( not the right spelling). The mixed drinks were good too.

Thank Yvonne73161
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was stop number 1 in Boston. I don’t believe they met my expectations. The best pasta anywhere is at The Pizza Palace in Fayetteville, N.C. I expected this restaurant to be at least that good.

1  Thank 1chevy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Italian Express based on tripadvisor review. We ordered gluten-free penne carbonara, spaghetti and meatballs and linguini frutti di mare. It was good to see they accommodate GF so readily. If big portions are your thing then you won’t be disappointed - they are...More

Thank Ant_RTW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having the evening in Boston to get a bite to eat I relied on TripAdvisor for a restaurant not too far from Logan. Choosing the Italian Express from the reviews we decided to give it a try. We arrived to find the tables empty due...More

2  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not pass this place by it is the best pizza in town. This is our GO TO every time we want our authentic pizza. It is our favorite spot. Friendly people Outstanding ravioli.

Thank beabetty71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything Italian. Hot and good the service is great a very relaxed and good atmosphere. The prices are very reasonable. It is a great neighborhood restaurant. If you drive you may have to look to park sometimes a little difficult.

Thank Stevieu48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everytime I am in town I stop in for a meal. This is one of he best family friendly restaurants in the area.

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this place and the food was pretty good for somewhere we just happened upon while walking. The service was quick and the pizza was great. This is not a spot for large groups, as the dining area had about a 20 person...More

Thank road_tripping9110
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by locals to me.Its serves excelent passta marinata.Quick service aswell!

1  Thank Karl M
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Need a little to eat, so went here. Like a small Living room. For a Monday there where a lot of people. Took eggplant and ravioli. Was great! There where Food for 2 on the plate, I would say. So a good Food for good...More

1  Thank jjvognsen
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13 November 2017|
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Response from Carl G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Just saw your question. Unfortunately it could not hold 50-60 people. I could reach out to the owner’s and ask.
5 July 2017|
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Response from Linus L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant was fantastic!
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26 April 2017|
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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