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Stella's Tap and Tapas Bar - CLOSED

1191 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
604-254-2437
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Cuisines: Tapas, Continental
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Carluke, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Previously known as 'Stella's,' this restaurant now trades under the 'Biercraft' name as does its sister restaurant in Cambie Street, Vancouver. While staying in Vancouver, my wife and I heard about Commercial Drive in East Vancouver famed for its incredible selection of ethnic restaurants and decided to explore further. We set off from Downtown on a sunny Sunday morning and... More

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New Westminster, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Great beer, also good food. Have been there a couple times in the last week with groups, and it is good. We have had tasty beer, tasty food, and enjoyed ourselves. It isn't a quiet spot, but good for a casual meeting, great for getting some good discussions over some tasty beer. The selection of local beers on tap is... More

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We went there for some beer, wine and tapas. The food was decent. The evening would have been great if not for our server who had a bit of an attitude the entire evening. Once we ordered drinks, we wanted to wait a bit to order food...but he kept rushing us to order. Once we were done eating, he brought... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

They have a decent draft beer selection including some famous Belgian beers, German Hefewiezen and Pilsner Urquell. Even bigger bottled beer selection. I had the Mariner mussels the broth was on the salty side, average taste but the mussels were big, juicy , plump, without the "strange" taste.

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Reno, Nevada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

After many years as Stella's, a legal wrangle has forced owners to rename this fine establishment. Visiting daughter in Vancouver, wife and I joined her for dinner there last evening (11/11/13). There are basically three categories of food - we went for all three. There are six mussel dishes on the menu, wife went for her favorite with wine, lemon,... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

We love coming to Commercial Drive to eat and today we happened upon Biercraft Tapa. It has an outdoor patio but we sat inside and were promptly served. The menu selection was amazing and we decided to share tapa which were amazing! They also had main entrees for those not wanting tapas. The dessert was to die for! The selection... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

The restaurant was NOT closed but rather renamed. Open and excellent in 2012. Prix fixe menu gives better value. Service excellent, amazing choice of beers.

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Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Warm and cozy pub.... food is good. Casual fare while you're shopping on the Drive. Service is good, don't mind the tatties

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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283 reviews 283 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

We had GREAT service by Gavin, a superb beer list, and the food was amazing. the only downside was that -- like any good Belgian Mussel and Beer House -- it was REALLY loud. However, the Moules et Frites Normande was just amazingly great and my wife's Steak Frites was as good as she's ever had. Really a superb meal... More

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Fort Langley, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

We've been here many times in the late afternoon or evening and have always been impressed by the knowledgeable staff and the fabulous food. The specialty is their extensive Belgian beer selection and the ability of the servers to guide you through the maze according to your taste. This visit was for brunch with the family and while the food... More

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Additional Information about Stella's Tap and Tapas Bar

Address: 1191 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 604-254-2437
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
Cuisine: Tapas, Continental

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