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Volare Italian Restaurant

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2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410 (Jane Street)
+1 502-894-4446
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Auburn, Alabama
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a group of eight and made a reservation, good thing we did because it was crowded. The wine recommended was great and it went well with the braised ribs that I had. The service was good and the manager came by to check on us.

Thank 338bretp
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The best Italian by far in Louisville. Great service, delicious and beautiful plates, and a good atmosphere. Carpaccio was out of this world! Tiramisu was so good it but others to shame.

Thank AlexLaneky
Turku, Finland
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 12 people and were comfortable seating in a corner of the restaurant, even though we were a large group the efficiency and the cadence of the service was really good: drinks, appetizers, main entrees, dessert I ordered the duck and it was quite tasty however for my opinion it was such a large portion. Free... More 

Thank Roberto G
Owensboro, Kentucky
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357 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waitress was Natacha. She was one of the most professional servers I've ever encountered. She knew her menu items....ALL of them. She knew how to serve with professionalism. We were quite impressed and pleased. Thank you! Now on to the food. We got the eggplant appetizer. Thinly sliced eggplant with mascarpone cheese. Wow! The parmigiana was excellent and rib... More 

Thank BudNLily
Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal and service. The food was perfect. The wine was perfect. The atmosphere was perfect. Enjoyable evening with friends.

Thank joni51
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Settled in the bar for a nice glass of wine and nice 2 piece musican playing background music while socializing. Our hostess came to get us and settled us we continued our evening. We had the calamari for app and sea bass for my main dish. My fiancé had the steak. Our compliments to chef Josh on our amazing meal.

Thank bernardc67
Louisville, Kentucky
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Everything about the experience of this place is top notch. The decor and ambiance is upscale but still casual. The food is unbelievably delicious. The chef seasonally pulls produce from his own farm, the fish is flown in almost daily, the angus beef is melt in your mouth and everything on the menu seems to be prepared with a care... More 

Thank mike n
Louisville, Kentucky
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Came here with my husband. We have been to numerous places here in town, trying to find "our place". Good service is starting to become a thing of the past, or so it seems. We came here, looking for a place for us to enjoy for several years to come. The service was great and we talked to the manager... More 

Thank Jeré O
Louisville, Kentucky
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

The food is the star here: traditional pasta, veal scallopini, fresh fish - but the comfortable yet up-scale ambiance and excellent service will make you want to return as well. My only complaint would be not having fresh cannoli (their cannoli is clearly pre-made elsewhere, and you miss the crisp shell and light cool marscapone filling).

Thank 219MaryG219
Franklin, Tennessee
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We are visiting and was lucky to find Volare for dinner. Highly recommend. Fresh everything out of the Chef's garden. Joshua Moore the Executive Chef visited our table and made us so welcome.

Thank RonP51

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?