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Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen

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1041 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40204
+1 502-618-3380
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Dusseldorf, Germany
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Take my review with a grain of salt: I am not a dessert person. Went here with family. Impressive assortment of pies and ice creams to choose from. Had a bite of coconut cream and pecan pies. Pecan pie was pretty okay but the coconut cream was definitely not the best I'd ever eaten.

Thank sebonysebentwinnytoo
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114 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely pie, cake, cookies and homemade ice cream. Our group of 8 loved every sweet thing that they tried. Recommend for a quick afternoon break.

Thank Twinmommy123
Pasco WA
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I visited late after the deli was closed so no feedback on lunch. Pie selection was good plus you can choose any ice cream flavor available to go with your pie.

Thank Rufus H
dessertfan, Owner at Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen, responded to this review

Thank you Rufus for your review. Thanks for the compliments on our pies and ice cream! We are sorry the cafe was closed, it closes before the dessert portion of the store. Please drop me an email at support@piekitchen.com and I will make sure we get you set up to visit our cafe too. You will love the cafe the... More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I was hungry and the memory of a pimento cheese sandwich several years ago drew me into The Homemade Pie and Ice Cream Shop. Unfortunately they no longer have the sandwich I remembered, but they had Tuna which is a favorite of mine. I got the combo with a bag of chips and a drink. The tuna was runny, more... More 

Thank ohyeah1944
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

the meringue on these pies are better than mom's...(sorry gal). the lemon meringue is my birthday special...very good.

Thank Bryan T
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

They had a great selection of pies. I had the banana cream and coconut. Excellent meringue and crust very tasty. Plenty of fruit pies also.

Thank Smithwareagle
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We made a quick stop in Louisville during a road trip and picked this poor excuse of a deli. The restaurant is disgustingly dirty, they were out of breads and only had one kind of cheese. All tables were dirty, restrooms had trash pile up and floors were horribly dirty. DO NOT EAT HERE.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Walker, Michigan
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

As tempting as the pies and baked goods looked, I had to have the ice cream. It was on the softer side, like it had just been made. They have several fun flavors and the portions in the waffle cone are generous. So good I had to go back a second day while in the area.

Thank Jim B
Angola, Indiana
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for dessert. This place is amazing. It took us quite awhile to narrow it down on what we wanted. They had so much to choose from. I had strawberry cake with cream cheese frosting- it was fabulous! We also got the boston cream cake along with ice cream. Pie, cake & ice cream- you name it they... More 

Thank Dawn H
Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great place to visit for that perfect pie. M and I always make room for the Pie Kitchen when we visit Louisville. The ice cream is OK, but the pies are very good. I have not tried a bad one yet.

Thank PSkryjaWest

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40204
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-618-3380
Since 1982 we have been Louisville's bakery and fresh churned ice cream shop. We make all of our baked goods and ice cream from scratch. We are only ice cream shop in Kentucky that churns 100% from scratch. We buy all of our dairy locally and pledge to use dairy free of growth hormones.Stop in and try our award winning caramel dutch apple pie, or old fashion cakes, cupcakes and cookies.We are open 7 days a week. Family owned and run for over 30 years!

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