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10918 Brockway Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-2054
+1 530-582-5655
Wed - Sun 17:30 - 20:30
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Payson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

While visiting friends in Truckee, we joined them for what have become sell-out "pop-up" dinners at Stella. The night we were there, "Casablanca" was the theme. The service and everything on the Mediterranean menu was 5-star! The evening started was appetizer bites served along with non-alcoholic drinks (people can bring their own wine for an additional corkage fee.) The restaurant... More 

Thank SophieBlue09
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is the restaurant attached to the Ceder House Sports Hotel and I wrote a review on how outstanding the Stella's Pop Up dinner was this last weekend.

Thank JimRogers
Big Bear Lake, California
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

These people know how to cook! And all in a custom built beautiful facility! The pressed beams and faux metal rafter supports are like fine art thanks to Jeff & Patty's minds!

Thank socalep
Truckee, Ca
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Stellas is no longer available for regular dining...only private groups which is really too bad as the food is wonderful as is the atmosphere

Thank vrkaufman
Orinda, California
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401 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Breakfast here while enjoying the hotel. Amazing healthy things like fruit and Greek yogurt and hard boiled eggs.. They had all the reg fare like eggs and potatoes too. Juices loved the rustic chic atmosphere. They do cooking classes and interesting dinners here ..love to come back and try

Thank drmader
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

No, I didn't go to Truckee to go to Stella. But next time I will! I was shocked that this serious and superb restaurant is where it is. There is no better restaurant within 100 miles. All the food is fresh from the farm, using local ingredients cooked just enough. All the bread is baked there, right before serving. I... More 

Thank traveler2542b
Clifton, Virginia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

I was extremely excited to try out Stella from everything I read on-line. This sounded like just the type of place my husband and I would love to go to. However...when I finally got in touch with someone ( which was extremely difficult to do - it's almost like they don't want YOU to get in touch with them...THEY'LL get... More 

1 Thank mjb1812
Truckee, California
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

We enjoyed eating there when they were a"Open Restaurant". Now they've gone "Underground" and you must reserve a special spot on Days when special dinners are being prepared. Bring your own wine but check the calendar first...They book up fast (I'm Told.)...

3 Thank Patrick M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Unbelievably good. The chef is creative and fun to watch. Service was spot on. A must do in Trickee.

Thank Douglas C
Newport Beach, California
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Stella's was my favorite restaurant in Truckee, but visitors please beware... a few months ago Stella's shifted to Stella Culinary, focused on specific events only. Although they still offer some traditional dinner seatings (though, they no longer serve alcohol), they are few and a bit hard to predict/plan for prior to the posted schedule. If you are a local or... More 

5 Thank Susan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
American, International
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10918 Brockway Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-2054
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-582-5655
Excellent contemporary American cuisine. Lots of class. Superb tastes.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?