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2730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2669
+1 502-894-8686
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2669
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on Frankfort Avenue, this spot has been a Louisville favorite for many years and it keeps itself fresh with specials on the menu, wonderful wine list, very well executed menu and servers and bartenders who are very well trained and managed, Have never had...More

Thank MRbluegill
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 selected this Frankfort Avenue Italian restaurant for a birthday dinner. Our service was very good. My daughter was on the Whole 30 diet so our waiter ensured that her food was prepared as ordered. We ordered 2 pizzas, but our take...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and environment I had chicken marsala and it was the best I've ever had We also had excellent service

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Porcini is like that older, but really nice car that can get overlooked for a trendier, newer model. After a while you realize you still prefer the older one that makes you more comfortable and runs much better. That's how I feel about Porcini vs....More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I visited here and enjoyed the meal. The veal chop was very good. The penne carbonara was also very good. The service was fairly slow, but it was Derby weekend and the place was real crowded. It would be probably be a good place to...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Subject: Porcini Location: Louisville, Kentucky, United States, North America We had a late supper at Porcini Restaurant after a day at Churchill Downs. It was this past Derby weekend. initially, only available seating was in the outdoor canopy area which is also tented on the...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were attending Derby Week and were taken to this restaurant by our host. She has been there many times and told us that in addition to the great food, it was also good for groups. In front of the restaurants, they had two violin...More

Thank mike m
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Porcini's never fails to impress with their classic caesar salad, perfectly al-dente pasta, and entrees. Nothing better!

Thank fabamarketinghub
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I care a lot about good service, especially at an upscale restaurant and that was the only thing lacking at Porcini, even parking was easy which is no simple task in that neighborhood. We had a reservation which was good since the restaurant was quite...More

Thank jeweber02
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Six ladies out for an evening. We had some time before our table was ready and hand wine in the bar. Good wine list and they even had some TVs so we were able to watch the NCAA game. This is definitely not a sports...More

Thank meisel100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2669
  • Public Transportation: Public transit is directly across the street
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-894-8686
Locally-owned and well-established Italian fine dining restaurant located in the heart of the Crescent Hill neighborhood.
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