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Coals Artisan Pizza

3730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-2582
+1 502-742-8200
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (18 reviews)
“thin crust” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
3730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-2582
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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Went there because I received a coupon on the mail and I sure was not disappointed. They offer a lunch combo of an 8 inch pizza and soup for 9.50. That's a great deal and it includes any named pizza or make your own three...More

Thank fern23
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Went tonight with three young kids. Staff was super kind and patient with us. Kids throughly enjoyed the atmosphere and their standard cheese pizza. I had a gluten free "waverly" one of their signature pizzas. It was great! Great GF crust. I will def go...More

Thank kagray3
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

After reviewing a few different websites claiming that this was the best pizza in KY we had to try while visiting Louisville. NY style is my favorite crust and this place does an excellent job on the crust. We tried 3 different pizzas: a margarita...More

Thank Wildcatfoodsnob
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Coals serves an excellent thin crust pizza and other tasty menu items such as the meatballs. They have a few beers and full array of cocktails. Pricing is moderate. The restaurant is almost always crowded. Service is variable. I have had great and not-so great...More

Thank concors
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed an evening with friends and family at Coals. Unique and inventive pizza choices. We ordered several different types of pizza that were all great. We were however a bit disappointed with the service. Some inattention and some "forgotten" requests dulled the evening some. Overall...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Called to order take out on a Saturday night at 7:30. I was told they don't offer take out when they are busy. What kind of customer service is this? Went to Boombozz instead. Always good and even has a take out area.

4  Thank Roxanna L
Reviewed 18 November 2015

The style of pizza takes me back to my childhood. Very authentic. A good variety of pizzas are available as well as beers and wines. The atmosphere is taverny and comfortable and the staff is very attentive.

Thank JPP40059
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We shared a Prospect (Greek vegetarian) and a Middletown (kind of a combo w/ meat pizza) and each was excellent. The crust was nice and thin with the right about snap. The place was full so we sat at the bar - very nice staff...More

Thank BoCoMoTiger
Reviewed 17 October 2015

This is on the new Artisan Pizzaria in Middletown, Everyone was friendly and the pizza we ordered was the Middletown, it was great. The crust was light, well balenced. We had ordered some oven baked wings for an appitizer, the pizza showed up and when...More

Thank LindaINjeffrsnvlle
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Amazing appetizers! Love the pizza: thin crust and baked to perfection! Prices, including alcohol, are great for what you get. One of the east parts was that everything was served hot! Hate cold food! Service was also good!

Thank Kim G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3730 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-2582
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-742-8200
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Established in April 2011Coals Artisan Pizza is located in the promenade of the historic Vogue Theater in Louisville, Kentucky. This is the first coal-fire pizza in the state of Kentucky. Special attention is paid to the dough which is hand kneaded and refrigerated for 3 days allowing for maximum flavor development in the crust. Whenever possible Ingredients are sourced locally. The pizzas can be described as American Neapolitan. Thin crust with a puffy cornicione using American ingredients.
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