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Martini Italian Bistro

4021 Summit Plaza Dr, Louisville, KY 40241-8103
+1 502-394-9797
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4021 Summit Plaza Dr, Louisville, KY 40241-8103
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re on our annual road trip- this year Palm Coast Fl meandering to Cincinnati. After spending a fun day at Churchill Downs we went to our hotel and found the Martini Italian Bistro. Busy Friday night. The hosts accommodated us fairly quickly; not easy with...More

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 3 adults and 2 children. The place was nearly empty and appeared to have enough servers. We were seated immediately, greeted by the server and given menus. I had the itailian panino sandwich and wished I had not. It was...More

Thank doransdome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Margarita pizza, extra basil, dipped our crust in olive oil and the way it all ends up in my mouth warm,creamy, tomatoey, meaty without any meat is truly amazing. The hangry pains are for sure gone. So relaxing out on the porch the...More

Thank tldavidson
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

One thing about Olive Garden is that they never give enough marinara sauce. If we eat in I request more and they always bring it but for takeout if I forget to tell them which I did this time it’s too late after we get...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Recently had dinner at Drakes while on business in the area. Hotel recommendation and trip advisor. Very busy on Wednesday evening and we sat on the patio. Had the morning glory burger and tots. Large selection of craft beer and great service. I would recommend!

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Four couples had dinner the other night. We we're promptly seated but waited 15 minutes before our waiter arrived. While the food was enjoyed by all, the slow service was annoying. It appeared to us that they are not staffed properly. The portions were generous...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Excellent food, generous portions. Service is sometimes (but not always) slow, which is okay because you can enjoy the warm atmosphere while not in a hurry. The best martinis, of course.

Thank B8526QSterris
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This place was one of the nicest Italian restaurants that we have eaten at. The decor was beautiful and the staff was very attentive. We had the zucchini appetizer and it was delicious. The main course was wonderful. And my whole family really enjoyed the...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 26 July 2018

My wife and I stopped by a few days ago on a whim and are so thankful we discovered Martini. Upon walking in they had someone playing piano which made waiting for a table not so bad. We were then seated and the decor looked...More

Thank SEKYTravlin
Reviewed 22 July 2018

To begin with, we had great service from Chris. He kept an unobtrusive watchful eye while we enjoyed conversation over cocktails. When we were ready to order, he was right there. Our more than generous entrees consisted of Veal Parmesan, Veal Marsala, and a gluten...More

Thank bluegrassbabe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4021 Summit Plaza Dr, Louisville, KY 40241-8103
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-394-9797
  • E-mail
"Essentially and authentically Italian..." Best describes this comfortable yet sophisticated locally owned restaurant and bar. Whether you're stopping in for lunch or dinner to savor the generously portioned and exquisitely flavored pastas, pizzas, meats and seafood dishes, Martini Italian Bistro is everything you love about Italy and more. We are proud to offer a made-from-scratch menu, serving only the freshest of ingredients to ensure a dining experience that is sure to delight. Our Chefs are able to modify any dish to taste and accommodate any dietary needs you may have. We also offer a choice of whole wheat or gluten free pastas as well. The bar at Martini Italian Bistro is in a class all its own. We are honored to house a bar program that produces local and regional award winning mixologists. Our fully stocked bar comes complete with a menu of over 60 handcrafted martinis, a Bourbon selection to please any novice or aficionado, and an extensive wine list that blends the best of California, Italy, France and beyond. Ultimately, Martini Italian Bistro is great people delivering genuinely hospitality. We are passionate about creating a memorable dining experience for our guests and look forward to serving you soon!
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