We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Italian Express Pizzeria

336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
+1 617-561-0038
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (84 reviews)
“pizza” (192 reviews)
“limoncello cake” (19 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
336 Sumner St, East Boston, Boston, MA 02128-2124
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (699)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love to come very often to the restaurante, the service the food, price, everything is just fine, we love to visit this place!

Thank browneob0983
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Three words... AH-MAZ-ING!!!!! I got the calamari scampi and my bf got the veal parm... OMG... first off, the calamari was so fresh and cooked perfectly! The veal was literally the best we have ever had. The portions are insane... we have enough for lunch...More

Thank rochelledumont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended this pizzeria because it was one of the only places within walking distance from the Embassy Suites Boston Logan Airport, and were not disappointed; particularly as we had been warned it is a cash-only establishment. The staff is very friendly and courteous....More

1  Thank leahmigala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Intimate neighborhood restaurant, great food, large portions, friendly service, neighborhood parking, no trouble this day. Convenient to Logan airport.

Thank Stanley M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading several ratings I decided to give Italian Express a shot. The slices are massive. Great crust. One bite everyone knows the rules. Would go back. Gotta try em all. Check me out for more reviews 🚘🍔@FoodOnCars !!

Thank austinrex_auto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pizza is just fair santarpios is so close to this place you’re better off there. This place is a little out of the way

Thank John L
Reviewed 14 January 2018 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 9 January 2018 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 4 January 2018 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 30 December 2017 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
Nearby HotelsSee all 86 hotels in Boston
Embassy Suites by Hilton Boston - at Logan Airport
2,463 reviews
.49 km away
Hilton Boston Logan Airport
3,605 reviews
1.03 km away
Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor
2,673 reviews
1.15 km away
Battery Wharf Hotel, Boston Waterfront
1,636 reviews
1.19 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Santarpio's Pizza
504 reviews
.62 km away
KO at the Shipyard
36 reviews
.49 km away
Maverick Marketplace Cafe
13 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Statue of Paul Revere
207 reviews
1.44 km away
Downeast Cider House
58 reviews
.43 km away
Piers Park
18 reviews
.21 km away
Off The Eaten Path Tours
326 reviews
1.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
13 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 16 answers
Response from jaimesupah | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not. This place is tiny, tiny.
5 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Linus L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant was fantastic!
Jo Jo L
26 April 2017|
Response from DanielFromBoston | Reviewed this property |
Improve this listing

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, Local cuisine, 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!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing