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10918 Brockway Rd., Truckee, CA
530-582-5655
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Ranked #2 of 99 Restaurants in Truckee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $55
Hours:
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: American, International
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Excellent contemporary American cuisine. Lots of class. Superb tastes.

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English first
Geyserville, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We have had great food here! Classic fusion of mountain wood diningroom and hipster servers! The wine list is the best in Truckee with great selections from Napa and Sonoma Counties. Try the tasting menu-you won't be disappointed. Make reservations WAY in advance. Enjoy!

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Fair Oaks, California
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78 reviews 78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I visit Truckee several times a year and had always intended to dine at Stellas, but never remembered to call for reservations until I got into town, which was always too late. Finally got dinner reservations, and was not disappointed. All 6 of us enjoyed the $69 4 course tasting menu. In order to do this your entire party must... More 

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Tahoe Vista, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Being a local here in town, as well as working for a lodging company, I knew of Stella's great reputation. When my parents were looking for a special location for our last meal together(they had been visiting me from the East Coast for a week) I knew we needed to try and get into Stella. I WAS RIGHT. All the... More 

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed at the Cedar House and thought we would try the house restaurant and we were so very surprised how wonderful the experience was. Excellent service, creative dishes and a very Architectural environment. We would recommend the salmon ravioli, kale salad and the Branzino fish was loved by all. Currently only beer and wine are available and they did... More 

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California's Wine Coast Country, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Four of us had dinner Sunday night. Service was great. Not many main choices so find out if you will like any before you go. We all found good ones and we pleased. Not many good choices in Truckee. Will return.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

it was the first time I ever received a credit card bill without an itemized food bill. Sure enough the charges were those of the neighboring table.

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Top Contributor
223 reviews 223 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
701 helpful votes 701 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Outstanding experience that rivals many fine dining establishments in SF and beyond!! Well worth the trip!

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Truckee, California
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177 reviews 177 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We have visited this restaurant several times. the meals are superb. The atmosphere great, the wait staff is excellent and attentive. There are about 10 tables inside and 4 outside. The tables outr side have a little traffic noise but no too loud so at least you can have a conversation. The place is mountain modern decor. reservation required. it... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We recently celebrated our Anniversary dinner at Stella, which had been on our list for quite a while. We have several relatives that had gone through the week long “boot camp” cooking classes’ chef Jacob Burton offers at the restaurant, so we had high expectations. Our advice, do not wait any longer to go here as it was a wonderful... More 

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San Francisco, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Nice environment and very good service. This is a spacious restaurant that was pleasant for a good conversation. The food generally was very high quality albeit with some inconsistency. The mains on the tasting menu were on the small side.

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Additional Information about Stella

Address: 10918 Brockway Rd., Truckee, CA
Phone Number: 530-582-5655
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 55
Cuisine: American, International

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