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Stella's Cafe and Catering

100 N Main St, Stockton, IL 61085-1322
+1 815-947-2080
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“breakfast” (20 reviews)
“brunch” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
100 N Main St, Stockton, IL 61085-1322
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great home cooked food along with good service! Not an elegant place, but one of the better ones around Stockton!More

Thank finleyjj
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you J for your review. We appreciate your kind words about the food and service. You are correct that I wouldn't call Stella's fine dining experience and that is why Cafe is in the name. We are open for breakfast and lunch and most...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018

Never disappoints for breakfast or lunch. All meals are prepared from scratch from their soups, breads, salad dressings, desserts and more. Don't forget to take a loaf of bread home with you!

Thank Amy L
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Amy, we appreciate our customers being satisfied. It is great to hear warm kind words as it makes each day easier to rise to the next challenge. Thank you. Andy

Reviewed March 4, 2018

We were out with friends for the local art in for area "road show" at their stores. Was suggested to eat here, and our friends had been there once before. It was great! French Onion soup was soup of day--excellent taste (minus the normal cheese...More

Thank Tabby42
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Well thank you Tabby42, we appreciate your kind words. We try very hard to provide the best dining experience you can have while keeping our prices affordable. We too also love our setting in the W.E. Wight building and its incredible historic ambiance.. We change...More

Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

Our third time eating here and it continues to please. We had both soups--sausage potato and tomato basil--on the special board and thought they were just right. Could have made a meal out of either one. Sandwiches are more than adequate and not the usual....More

Thank Rj D
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you for your kind words and we are excited that we tempted you to return. That is a wonderful compliment in itself and glad that you found us and we didn't disappoint. Andy McGovern

Reviewed October 30, 2017

Great food at a great price. Five of us had breakfast and the total bill was $41. I thought it was an error because it was so low. We could not eat everything because of the large servings. The French Toast was outstanding as was...More

Thank jimwarren2017
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

We appreciate your kind words and are thrilled you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you for your review. Andy McGovern Owner

Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast at Stella's was tasty and fresh, but the wait after ordering was 40 minutes. The hash plate was an interesting mix of hash browns and corned beef hash with eggs. I'm not sure if I would order it again. The omelets were fluffy and...More

Thank rosieChicago2
Stellas_Stockton, Manager at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

We appreciate all of our customers comments whether good or bad. Unfortunately I am usually in the back and can't always see what is happening in the front. Your review caused discussion which is always good. The tomato juice serving size is not supposed to...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

Had a lovely lunch with a local resident. The reuben sandwich I ordered was excellent. Very tasty & easy to eat. The meat was very tender, which isn't always the case when you order that sandwich. The building was a men's clothing store. Still has...More

Thank RASBERRY1947
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Love the description of our building. Its unique flavor coupled with our dishes we hope to bring an excellent dining experience to our visitors and you captured that. Thank you for visiting us and thank you for your kind words on the rueben. Andy McGovern

Reviewed August 28, 2017

a stop every visit. great food and staff. the cafe is housed in athe historical downtown area. very nice location. great prices. highly recommend "Stellas".More

Thank tkeeffer
Stellas_Stockton, Manager at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

We appreciate customers like you and are happy that you enjoy the ambiance of this historic building. It is on the National Register as the W.E. White Building and we hope to have our plaque up soon commemorating the beauty of its architecture. Thank you...More

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Skip the food in Galena if you're coming from Chicago. Stella's is just a minute off of Route 20. The food is great and the prices reasonable. Had the BLT ... again ... Ok, I love it. The tomato basil soup is great as well....More

Thank Jeff C
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

We appreciate your kind words and are thrilled your experience was good with us as we work hard to make sure all experiences dining at Stella's are. The tomato basil soup has become a staple here after so many requests so it is served every...More

Reviewed July 24, 2017

I had bacon, sausage links, scrambled eggs and a biscuit with gravy. All were delicious. The building is an interesting one on the East side of the downtown area of Stockton (on Route 20).More

1  Thank Robert W
Stellas_Stockton, Owner at Stella's Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

hi Robert, We are glad you found Stella's and were able to enjoy a meal with us. This building is incredibly beautiful with its original tin ceiling, bookcase, wainscotting and floors. We discovered the building six years ago and still are in awe of this...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N Main St, Stockton, IL 61085-1322
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Stockton
  • Phone Number: +1 815-947-2080
Description
This restaurant has a new owner & new name. (and AWESOME food!)......restaurant under the old owner was called Karen's Kitchen & Catering
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