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Volare Italian Restaurant

2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410
+1 502-894-4446
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (23 reviews)
“osso bucco” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were here this week. For me, I hadn't been here in 9 years and that was a large team dinner. It was in there corridor we live so I decided to give it a try for a special family celebration. It...More

Thank LiveWellDineWell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Customer experience is what counts nowadays and last night we had a great one at Volare. Beyond the quality and great taste food , we were very impressed by the service and by the kindness of the general manager Jonathan. It is all about details...More

Thank Enrico P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A restaurant you'd like to dress for, and make it a very special night on the town! We ordered the sea bass, which was absolutely outstanding. Dessert was gelato and a slice of chocolate cake. Exceptional dinner.

Thank Angela A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fine restaurant. I love eggplant and although it wasn't an entree, they made the appetizer an entree for me. I was quite pleased. All of my family was pleased with their meal. The heirloom tomato salad was scrumptious. The caprese salad had...More

Thank BudNLily
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had a business dinner and it was fantastic. The atmosphere was awesome. The staff was very friendly. Very knowledgeable and very friendly. I ordered the chicken Marsala and it was glorious. The rest of our table got steak. It looked awesome. Everyone loved it....More

Thank JhibbnJuno
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great find!! From free valet parking to a great 3 course supper, Volare is a 4 to 5 star. Bruschetta was good but different (NO tomatoes); Kale salad was amazing--our very helpful & witty server talked us into it, no regrets! Duck (with Italian sweet...More

Thank brentm1952
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I usually avoid Italian restaurants because I think that I can make pasta and sauces pretty well. But Volare takes all of that up several notches and the meats we had were cooked to perfection - perfectly seasoned and tender. I had the Salimbocca, and...More

Thank ruth w
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has it all: atmosphere, a very talented and creative chef and wonderful service. From the valet parking to a warm welcome and one of the best servers ever, we fully enjoyed everything. The bruschetta was outstanding. We shared a special bib lettuce salad...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Food perfection! Best Italian diner I've been to. I highly recommend it to anyone. Excellent presentation as well.

Thank germaynesmith15
Reviewed 25 May 2017

One of our sons took his mother and me to a wonderful Mother's Day Brunch. Every entre was delicious--so tasty and beautifully prepared. Then every dessert that I ate was equally delightful. The three of us could not have been more pleased with the atmosphere,...More

Thank RAC1241
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19 April 2017|
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Response from tanyap924 | Reviewed this property |
obviously lunch is cheaper than dinner but figure about 20-30 per person which is average for independent downtown restaurants.
Denisse M
12 October 2015|
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Response from hilltopKy | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much no jeans , tank tops, should be business casual
17 March 2015|
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Response from cardscharlotte | Reviewed this property |
Don't know since I've never gone with children. Whenever I have gone it has been for dinner and I don't ever recall seeing children.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410
    (Jane Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-894-4446
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