The opening of Doncaster’s first branch of Pizza Express has created 35 new jobs.
More than 4,000 pizzas are set to be served up at the restaurant in its first month following the opening of the new branch next to the Vue Cinema at Lakeside.
The new restaurant can seat 116 and has created roles for ten pizzaiolos (pizza makers) and 25 waiters and waitresses.
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An estimated 9,600 kilos of dough will be used in the first month as the team prepares to serve up 4,000 pizzas and 2,600 portions of Pizza Express’ iconic dough balls.
Mark Watson, manager of Pizza Express Doncaster, said, “We will have a beautiful new restaurant and can’t wait to show it off to our customers.
“We have a friendly and enthusiastic team who are looking forward to welcoming everyone over a delicious pizza.”
The opening is just in time for the chain’s new Christmas menu which features a series of festive treats including two new starters, two festive pizzas, including one featuring duck, and two new desserts – Mince Pie Cheesecake and Chocolate Tartufo as well as Snowball Dough Balls.