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Volare Italian Restaurant

2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410
+1 502-894-4446
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (25 reviews)
“osso bucco” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2410
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

The food was great, the service attentive, and atmosphere warm. Couldn't ask for much better. I had the veal marsala on the recommendation of our waitress and it was wonderful. The wedge salad was one of the best I've ever had. Creme brulee for dessert...More

3  Thank jeweber02
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Volare has been our go to Restaurant for special occasions and they are very good and very consistent , food is excellent.

1  Thank hilltopKy
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We ended up sitting at the bar area and got half off wine. The pasta was delicious and waitress was really friendly

1  Thank allisonannmarie
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We ate in the bar and at 5:30. It took 4 people start us. We were able to get one drink and bread, but the butter and my drink just couldn't get there. Our waiter arrived after 20 minutes. The marinated garlic in virgin olive...More

1  Thank Audrey O
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I give Volare extra points for their descriptive menu, which meant choosing my meal wasn't a stressful prelude to dining. The wine selection is extensive and pricey; suggest checking out the 1/2 price bottle special on Wednesdays. I ordered lemon chicken. The sauce was exquisitely...More

1  Thank Janet T
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We eat at Volare every time we visit Louisville. The food is always excellent! This meal was no exception. We split the Wedge Salad, and even half of it is a large portion. It was delicious. My favorite, the Filetto di Salmone, was divine and...More

2  Thank WitchyMiss
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

My fiancé took me here for a romantic night out and boy was this place amazing! Very romantic atmosphere with dim lighting. Our server was beyond expectation. He was very knowledgeable and professional. We never had to ask for anything because he was on top...More

3  Thank Jendot7
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I would have to say I've been to Jack Fry, worked and have eaten at Rye, been to Ward 429. But by far this place is the best establishment in Louisville, Kentucky as far as fine dining goes!! The service was outstanding, the food was...More

3  Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Volare is simply one of the very best restaurants in Louisville. My wife and I had one of the best meals we've ever eaten on Saturday night. We started with appetizers that were both amazing. My wife had the Fried Green Tomatoes with Crab. The...More

2  Thank Steven G
Reviewed 23 June 2015

This restaurant has great food, especially the Sea Bass. But it is overpriced - not sure if we'll go back is not. Maybe a special occasion.

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18 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
16 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, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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