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Joe Bologna's Restaurant and Pizzeria

120 W Maxwell St, Lexington, KY 40508-2530
(859) 252-4933
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Ranked #30 of 763 Restaurants in Lexington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Best Pizza in Lexington Get the Bread stick with garlic butter too. Great atmosphere UK games and owner is there all.the time Excellent service

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Ashland, Kentucky
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83 reviews 83 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is a Lexington tradition, especially before UK Basketball Games. The revamped historical (former church) building is beautiful and the food is yummy. Joe Bologna's is famous for it breadsticks, which are made in house. They are everything you want in a breadstick, soft, warm and delicious. However, I'm not a huge fan of the olive oil and garlic... More

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Kentucky
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

First time being back here for many years and it was just as good as I remembered. Had the breadsticks with marinara and a four cheese pizza with bacon, onions, and mushrooms. Both were great. Had about a 30 minute wait which wasn't bad considering it was a Saturday night after a UK football game.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Ate here with friends late on a Saturday night in November. Breadsticks delivered immediately upon arrival was a nice touch. Our server was fast, informative and attentive. Good choice of toppings for the pizzas and a good variety of sizes available - with thin, regular and deep dish crust available.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

J.B's pizza is outstanding (especially the sausage), and their giant breadsticks in garlic butter are to die for! I'd be in real trouble if they delivered.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

In a world of big box stores and chain restaurants, Joe B's is all local! From the unique building which formerly served as a house of worship, to the incredible bread sticks and garlic butter, to seeing the man himself, Joe B, seating folks, this restaurant NEVER disappoints. The pizza is great, and the entrees are as well. No wonder... More

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Joplin, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

Recommended on a recent business trip by a friend who had attended the University of Kentucky. Decided to order for carry-out. Food was ready as promised, and ample parking was available. The antipasto salad was simply outstanding: a generous portion (even the "for one") of fresh, quality and flavorful ingredients allowed for a wonderful start to this dinner. The Supreme... More

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Butler, Tennessee
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81 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Went for bread sticks and of course stayed for pizza. We were seated fast and the service was great from start to finish-friendly, fast (real fast) and accurate. Bread sticks in garlic sauce, still the best ever, anywhere for the last 30-35 years. The pizza ranks up there w/the best--from the crust, sauce and toppings. They have many other menu... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Joe B's is wonderful eatery. Everything from the location, a former church/synagogue, to the home made salad dressings, the best 1000 Island you'll ever eat, is wonderful. My favorite dish-the chef salad with 100 island, of course. A great spot to relax with friends and family or hang out and watch the game on the giant screen.

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kentucky
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

This started out as a favorite date night place when were in college. Now our sons take their friends here. We love the thin crust "everything" pizza. Loaded with lots of fresh toppings and cooked to perfection. However you absolutely must have the homemade bread sticks served in their own "boat" of garlic butter. Lexington Classic!!

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Additional Information about Joe Bologna's Restaurant and Pizzeria

Address: 120 W Maxwell St, Lexington, KY 40508-2530
Phone Number: (859) 252-4933
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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