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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” (204 reviews)
“limoncello cake” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 1 week ago 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 Jan D
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 Dany Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank WorldTravelers2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our recent trip to Boston. I was looking for somewhere to eat, and all of the restaurants I had researched seemed so expensive, so I came upon this place with great reviews when looking for somewhere a bit cheaper. I booked...More

Thank Sam23031968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here during a business trip as it was a few blocks from my airbnb. Great little stop- super delicious pasta italiano. The serving was huge! I got two meals out of it. Also the homemade canoli was delicious. I just asked the server what...More

Thank Erin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s like Sunday Dinner with family, everyday of the week. That should say it all. Consistently great food, when they are busy or slow..

Thank itsacoup_1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's all about great pizza, very good value and straightforward service. Genuine place with great food situated in East Boston.

Thank HJohn_JH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good experience! Although we were planning to go back to Italy the day after dreaming a good pizza after 15 days around Canada and US, we have been not able to resist to the temptation to try to eat a pizza in our last...More

Thank past03
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Overall: Tiny, friendly, and business pizza joint tucked in a residential neighborhood near Logan Airport. Good sized large make your own pizza was the star. We went at 9pm on a Tuesday but called in advance for reservations. AMBIANCE: Located in a what looked to...More

1  Thank nc3042017
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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