Situated in Buxton’s bustling town centre, Pizza Express is in a fantastic location, close to Derbyshire’s rolling hills whilst also being near housing and stores. After a day spent playing golf at Cavendish Golf Club, Pizza Express is a lovely place to stop by with friends. Just across the road from the University of Derby Buxton Campus, this is a convenient restaurant for students to visit and celebrate with some really fantastic food.
This stylish restaurant has unique and well-planned interiors, making it difficult to believe this is part of a chain. A monochrome colour scheme adds a contemporary twist to this restaurant, while photographs along the walls and ambient lighting keep Pizza Express informal and create a homely atmosphere. The flexible staff are happy to accommodate to groups of all sizes, whether you’re visiting with lots of friends or just popping by with family.
The range of classic Italian dishes offered at Pizza Express is unbeatable, with hearty pasta dishes alongside lighter creations and salads, ensuring there’s something for everyone. At lunch time, the popular Leggera Pomodoro Pesto is a lovely choice as a lighter alternative to a traditional pizza. In the evening, a typical meal might begin with a Bruschetta Originale, topped with fresh tomatoes and lots of pesto. Follow it up with a delicious pizza, such as a Veneziana topped with capers, sultanas and pine nuts for the perfect combination of savoury and sweet flavours. If you’re in need of something gluten-free, Pizza Express is the place to visit, with GF bases available on any of the Romana and Classic pizzas. You’re sure to be tempted by dessert, with ice cream options alongside classic cheesecakes.
Students can enjoy a UniDays + NUS discount here. Please contact the restaurant for more information.
Whether you spend the day exploring Buxton Museum and Art Gallery or pop by the Pavillion Gardens when the weather’s nice, Pizza Express in Buxton, Derbyshire is a pleasant place to end your peaceful day.