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Stella's Restaurant

4646 50th Street, 50th and Utica, Lubbock, TX 79414
806.785.9299
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Ranked #53 of 498 restaurants in Lubbock
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Lubbock, Texas
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Recently my husband and I had dinner at Stella's on a Saturday night. I ordered the Hallibut with orange, etc sauce. It was so very, very good. Many of the sauces are peppery and/or spicy for me which I can't eat, but this sauce was superb. Also have weekend homemade soups that can be so wonderful--ham and potato with leeks.... More

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was here for a birthday party. I ordered angel hair pasta with shrimp scampi, it tasted alright. Great ambience for a date night or event. Good choices of wines and spirits.

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Texas
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I took my wife and family here for Mothers day. The "special menu" that they had that day was horrible and way overpriced. They crammed a bunch of extra tables in to maximaze their profits. We will not be going here again. Very disappointed.

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Georgetown, Texas
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Tried Stella's on graduation night for Texas Tech and the place was very crowded but this did not diminish the quality of food or service. Had the veal parmesan which was excellent.

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Lubbock, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Food bland. From the soup to the Cashew chicken meal. The soup was supposed to be jalapeno beef , but could not taste any peppers. The Cashew crusted chicken was something like a frozen dinner with instant mashed potatoes. And really, a small glass of merlot wine for $13, ridiculous, this was suggested by one of the friends I was... More

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Lubbock, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The food is inconsistent , the server's are very arrogant . It reflects the personality of the owner!!!

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Lubbock, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The atmosphere, which offers live music and a charming decore, makes it one of the best places to take a date in Lubbock. The food is delicious (and just keep the free bread coming), and it really doesn't cost much more than Olive Garden.

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Lubbock, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The atmosphere for this restaurant is the best part! Its really nice setting, pretty lights outside but that's about it. The food is ok, but nothing special about it. They do offer drink specials but that only applies to people who sit at the bar, which seems unfair?? They dont tell you that up front, so if you think you... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Owned and managed by a former New Tork City guy turned Texan, Stella's is a Lubbock mainstay. Great for lunch or dinner. We especially enjoy their pizza.

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Odessa, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We ate here at lunch on a shopping date. We had a wonderful experience. They had a very excellent selection on their menu. I will definitely be taking my honey on a date here when we get back through Lubbock.

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