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2730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2669
+1 502-894-8686
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carbonara” (4 reviews)
“pollo al” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2669
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great service, detail with owner greeting guests, FABULOUS FOOD!!! Best Brussels sprout salad ever! Everyone ordered something different and everyone had great entrees.

Thank 600Suzie18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in what has to be described as eclectic store fronts of the past. To park down the street and walk to the restaurant is part of the charm. The vibe is fantastic. You can tell that people love working here and...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been too long since I had been to Porcini and a double birthday celebration seemed the perfect occasion. Porcini did not disappoint, in fact the exceeded expectations. Sea scallop appetizer, ctab cake with gnocchi,Beet salad, squash ravioli with brown butter sauce was amazing! Veal...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The minute you walk in the door you are welcomed and become part of Porcini's! Terrific Ambience in Porcini's , everybody is friendly and your sure to run into someone you know! Make reservations, always packed! OUR ABSOLUTE FAVORITE!!!

Thank billmarshall60
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My husband wanted to take me out for a nice dinner date, somewhere local known for Italian. We decided to try somewhere new to us instead of our trusted favorites, Varanese and Difabio's. We were able to get a 7 p.m reservation and our table...More

Thank foodiegal78
Reviewed 13 July 2017

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

1  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
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.44 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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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