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8809 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043
410-461-1122
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Small and intimate

I went to Stella Notte for the first time on Sunday. We decided, at the last minute, to make reservations at a smaller establishment for Mother's Day. I found the listing on trip advisor for top spots in Ellicott City. I made reservations on Saturday evening, and the manager was so accommodating... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
tclark62
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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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Albany, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Last night's dinners supposedly came with risotto, but when the plates arrived we were disappointed. Risotto says my Italian descendent wife should be creamy. What appeared on our plates was not creamy. We complained and the chef didn't seem to know what my wife was talking about. He just offered us something else. Of course, one wonders if he had... More 

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Ellicott City
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Immediately upon entering, we were treated like old friends. Our waitress was super pleasant and efficient. While we were placing our orders, she was helpful and offered several suggestions and accommodated our requests for substitutions. This was our 2nd visit this year and the food was excellent both times (as its been on previous visits). Food quality is great, spices... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Went for dinner with friends this past Sunday. Very relaxed and modern setup/concept. Did not feel rushed. The hostess was nice and very well versed with the menu from drinks to the main dish. The good thing about the menu - few good choices/ creative, and not run of the mill. and that helped a lot. Will take the kids... More 

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I went to Stella Notte for the first time on Sunday. We decided, at the last minute, to make reservations at a smaller establishment for Mother's Day. I found the listing on trip advisor for top spots in Ellicott City. I made reservations on Saturday evening, and the manager was so accommodating. When we arrived on Sunday, there was a... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Our party of four went for lunch. We were pleasantly greeted and promptly seated. The lunch menu includes sandwiches, pizza, and entrees. Between the 4 of us, we had the chicken marsala, chicken parmesan, and shrimp alla rosa with house salads. Our food was delivered promptly but without rushing us between courses. All were visually appetizing. We all agreed that... More 

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Pasadena, Maryland
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73 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were out for a lunch and decided on Stella Notte since I had never tried it. We were greeted at the door and our server could not have been more personable. He made sure we were taken care of throughout our entire visit. I tried the Chicken Marsala and my friend ordered the Chicken Parmesan. The Marsala had an... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We've lived near Stella Notte for 13 years but have never eaten there until now. We were with a group of 5 people aged 12 to 70 and we all enjoyed our meals. Our server was very friendly and helpful. I look forward to going back and trying some different entrees.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

stella notte is a nice place for dinner... with a lovely atmosphere. great for a special date or a family dinner. my girlfriends love going to stella notte for lunch and sitting out in the enclosed sunroom. the waitresses are very attentive and never rush you, or make you feel guilty for lingering to visit after your meal. it needs... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This is my first time at this restaurant. We visited at the request of another couple. We had a friendly greeting at the door and were quickly seated. The menu offers standard Italian fare. Bread was fresh, warm and very nice. Our friends suggested the meatball appetizers. They were $3.50 for two, meaty, good sized, served hot and were delicious.... More 

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Burtonsville, Maryland
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223 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We have heard of this restaurant but have never had a chance to try it. Restaurant week was a great opportunity to do so! The staff, including our server Erica were all very friendly. We really liked our table in the enclosed solarium area. The vines and walls really add to the ambiance. We enjoyed the salmon appetizer and shrimp... More 

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Additional Information about Stella Notte

Address: 8809 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Phone Number: 410-461-1122
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8809 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: 410-461-1122

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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