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Stella's Fish Cafe

1400 W. Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408 (Uptown)
+1 612-824-8862
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Ranked #118 of 1,588 Restaurants in Minneapolis
Price range: $15 - $40
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood
Neighborhood: Uptown
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Girard
Description: Stella's Fish Cafe & Prestige Oyster Bar is a casual seafood restaurant located in the heart of Uptown's bussling neighborhood. Specializing in accessibly priced super fresh fish & oysters, chef specialties, pastas and steaks, Stella's serves it all up in a warm & lively setting, devoid of pretension or snootiness. Stella's presents "Lobster Lover's Sundays" with 1 1/4lb. lobsters for only $19.95 and a Friday "Oyster Orgy" Happy Hour with $1 oysters, $5.25 appetizers and 2:1 tap beer, house wine and single pour rail cocktails! Open daily at 11:30am for lunch. Reservations are always accepted for dinner, and don't miss the late night happy hour and bar atmosphere until 2am. Pop up to "On Top Of Stella's" rooftop patio & brand new 360 SkyDeck boasting Minneapolis' Best Skyline View. Groups Welcome! 3 Banquet Rooms allow for groups of 20-200ppl. With a unique menu and professional staff, your event is a guaranteed success!
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Loved their oysters, sushi and fish and chips. Stella's also has many other options other than seafood such adult mac and cheese and salads. In the summer they have a great roof deck with great drinks and great views. However, the pricing for the roof deck is more expensive.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My kids enjoyed their food, so did my husband! Food was amazing. The place was packed when we were there. Great atmosphere. Floor was a bit slippery, probably need a good scrub and a clean.

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West Saint Paul, Minnesota
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Seafood was a delight the lobster,shrimp and clams were perfect. The wait staff was great,the food kept coming at a perfect rate. The pear salad was perfect light and tastey. The deseret was the best it topped off a great meal.The atmosphere was fun,had a great time there.

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Cable, WI
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Great service (thanks Caitlin), $.69 oysters in the half shell on happy hour and the best sushi (backflip) I've had within the states. Love the atmosphere and decorating in the restaurant. Crab stuffed salmon as a main course can't be beat. Thanks for the great experience.

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Cairo, Egypt
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

During this visit to Minneapolis, were told to try Stella's fish cafe. We weren't disappointed. The weather was perfect on the autumn night that we visited, so we got a great table on the roof top bar. The service was friendly. The view is excellent. Reservations are typically necessary for the dining area, but the rooftop bar is open to... More

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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80 reviews 80 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We've been to Stella's a few times and are never disappointed. We've had sushi which was good as well as pasta and lobster. All were quite tasty. I'd recommend for a nice place eat, however get reservations, as it can be quite busy.

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Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Only had 1 night in Minneapolis and there are so many places to try. We went with Stellas and were not disappointed. The food was great and so was the service. It was a beautiful day so roof top dining was a must!

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This restaurant is known for many things, including its rooftop bar. However, on this Sunday afternoon/evening we were there for Lobster. While you can get a whole Maine lobster for a $1 more, we all (4) went with the lobster roll. Plenty of lobster and no bib required. The quantity of lobster, the roll and the flavor were all good.... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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156 reviews 156 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stella's was crowded on the day we ate there. I got the impression that it often is. No wonder, the food is great. It was a young and a bit noisy crowd but everyone was enjoying. My scallops were great and my wife's swordfish was perfect. The staff was friendly and made it easy to be seated and served in... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Great gathering place -- parking nor very convenient, however. Look for parking garage across the street or try the valet parking.

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Additional Information about Stella's Fish Cafe

Address: 1400 W. Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Phone Number: +1 612-824-8862
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Uptown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 40
Cuisine: Sushi, Seafood

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