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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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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really liked the place and staff as well as the food was so tasty, we had different pizza, all of them were amazing. The place is so clean and waiters are so helpful. Deserve 100 stars

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank jackLones
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I came here around 9PM on Saturday and had a very enjoyable experience. The restaurant closes at 10PM and the staff was happy to serve us last minute. The homemade fettuccine was incredible along with the bruschetta. I would highly recommend this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Man oh man, I have never seen a place look so unassuming, yet contain such treasures! The Italian Express Pizzeria is an oyster, lol. We had just finished a very long trip to Boston, and though all we wanted to do was rest, our hungry...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank MattNunavut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pizza was good, however the house salad & bread were not. The 2 gentlemen (that own the place) do most of the cooking & serving. I appears that they are resting on the hype of Guy Fieri's visit. Salad & Italian dressing were awful, bread...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank saravo2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Italian Express is delicious! The portions are huge! The customer service is wonderful! This is a must try if you're in the area!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jen lee L
Reviewed 2 November 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 20 October 2018 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!

Date of visit: October 2018
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

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank cheeseheadinrecovery
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.

Date of visit: October 2018
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.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank ozrick33Sydney
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, 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>  > Jeffries Point
  • Neighbourhood: Jeffries Point
  • 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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