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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” (200 reviews)
“limoncello cake” (18 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 3 days ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had our first meal in Boston here, what a treat! Excellent food, fantastic service, friendly but not overpowering and good value for money - this was the cheapest and tastiest dinner we had in Boston. Friendly locals as well, one gave me his hat as...More

1  Thank cath191
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all if I could give this place six or seven stars I would.... from the moment you walk in the aroma in this place and the greeting by Jim let you know that this is an absolutely amazing small Italian restaurant... after we...More

2  Thank Clouserge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I walked over from the airport hotel, having heard much. The restaurant is small, with a bewildering system. A sign at the front informs patrons that they should wait to be seated. Inside there was no one to seat anyone, but there...More

1  Thank FoxyBuckeye2015
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you guys for this great food. It was a perfect tipp to visit this restaurant. We're enjoyed the time at your restaurant. The Pizzas are amazing! See you next time.

1  Thank Marco H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Extremely glad Tripadvisor led us to this unassuming restaurant, with a vast menu, I assume is all good. I just had to try the pizza as their name suggests. What a revelation! Am worried that other pizzas I will have from now on will not...More

2  Thank BathUK
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The only pastrami that comes even close to LaGrasssas is Katz deli In nyc. Their pastrami is delicious!

Thank churl2
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I had to try this place having seen it on tv, when I got there I couldn’t make up my mind on what to eat as the variations on menu are pretty overwhelming. I ended up with fried ravioli, chicken Limone, and lemoncello marscapone cake....More

1  Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived at our hotel early and we found that that Italian Express Pizzeria was within walking distance. We were extremely pleased. The owner, Jim came and sat at the table to discuss the menu. Very friendly. We ordered the Baked Stuffed Clam for an...More

1  Thank Bamatraveler340
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We were just looking for a dinner close to our hotel and the hotel recommended this place almost unceremoniously. We were pleasantly surprised to find such a hidden gem. We just had pizza and salad (which were excellent) but wish we had time to go...More

1  Thank Bcaver
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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
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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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