Can vegans eat at Pizza Express? The good news is yes, we can!

The pizzeria has many vegan-friendly dishes in its restaurants, as well as starts and side dishes. Perfect for veggie lovers and those who prefer lighter options. Why not treat yourself to a slice?

vegan options at Pizza Express


  • Marinated Green Olives
  • Slow-roasted Tomatoes
  • Vegan Dough Balls – With vegan garlic and parsley spread.
  • Vegan Dough Balls Doppio Double helpings with vegan garlic and parsley spread, houmous and Italian tomato dip.
  • Garlic Bread with Vegan Mozzarella Alternative – A perfect prelude to the main course, topped with garlic and melted vegan mozzarella alternative.
Pizza Express Dough Balls
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  • Vegan Mezze – Char-grilled aubergine, tomato, mixed chillis, smoky tomato harissa, garlic, smoky chilli, rocket and houmous. (Gluten-free option available.)
  • Vegan Funghi di Bosco – Chestnut mushrooms, tomato with garlic, vegan mozzarella alternative and rosemary, finished with parsley. (Gluten-free option available.)
  • Vegan Padana – Sweet caramelised onions and spinach combine with vegan mozzarella alternative, tomato, garlic oil and red onions. (Gluten-free option available.)
  • Vegan Margherita – Complete with the classic Pizza Express passata. (Gluten-free option available.)
  • Vegan Giardiniera – Artichoke, mushrooms, red onion and black olives, with tomato, vegan mozzarella alternative, garlic oil and parsley. (Gluten-free option available.)
  • Leggera Vegan Giardiniera – Artichoke, mushroom, red onion and black olives, with vegan mozzarella alternative and parsley.
Pizza Express Vegan Margherita
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Salads and Mains

  • Vegan Buddha Bowl – Mixed grains, roasted and baby tomatoes, spinach, rocket with balsamic dressing and spiced toasted seeds. Served with balsamic roasted beetroot and houmous.
  • Peperonata – Penne pasta baked in a garlic & tomato sauce with a generous double pinch of chilli flakes and roasted mixed peppers, finished with rocket and fresh parsley.
Pizza Express Vegan Pasta
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  • Mixed Salad – Baby spinach, rocket, seasonal tomatoes and cucumber with our house dressing.
  • Potato Salad – New potatoes with red onion, garlic and balsamic dressing, sprinkled with parsley.
  • Rainbow Slaw Crunchy red & white cabbage, carrot, red onion and parsley, freshly tossed in our house dressing.
  • Garlic & Parsley Spread Dip
  • Italian Tomato Dip
  • Chilli & Basil Dip
  • Houmous Dip


  • Ginger & Pumpkin Cake Packed with stem ginger and topped with a creamy frosting.
  • Lime & Basil Sorbet Zesty lime & basil-flavoured sorbet.
Stem Ginger Cake - Pizza Express
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Check out vegan options at Papa John’s, Domino’s and Pizza Hut.

This information is accurate on 01/07/2024.

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