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1012 Lafayette St, Richmond, VA 23221-1142
(804) 358 2011
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This food is made with lots of love, 5 star food made in huge portions, the food is a bit expensive but worth every penny, I would have paid this much for half the food I recommend reservations, the waiters and staff were great and had a amazing attitude, over all was 5 stars!

Thank Norma B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have only eaten here once. Four of us shared a salad and an array of mezes. Even based on this limited experience, I am confident in stating that Stella's is among the best Greek restaurants in the US (and I eat at A LOT of Greek restaurants)! Two good tests of Greek cuisine are a restaurant's tzatziki and their... More 

Thank comprof
Marion, Virginia
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every part of this meal was wonderful. From the service to the Greek films on the wall to the small plates, mezze, of broiled oysters with feta/spinach and dolmades (stuffed grape leaves) to the avgolemono soup to the moussaka, pastichio with a very unique bechamel sauce. The desserts of hazelnut chocolate baklava and creme brulee were outstanding. I cannot rate... More 

Thank Tony G
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to Stella's throughout all of her transformations since she was upstairs on Harrison Street. And though this restaurant is not the same thing, the food here really is super great. The waitstaff are actually very friendly and helpful. We went in with no reservation on a Thursday and were seated in 10 minutes. We ordered a... More 

Thank B Il'Cibo B
Richmond, Virginia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stella's makes a weeknight special! We didn't have reservations but went early and managed to be seated at the community table. We got fresh summer tomato salad and the amazing Greek pasta to split and still had leftovers to take home.

Thank Lisa G
Kilmarnock, Virginia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is great and wholesome. I have had a variety of meals there and i especially like the small plates. The ambiance is always quite noisy but that is because everyone seems to be having a good time.

Thank Gillian B
Richmond, Virginia
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my wife here for Sunday Brunch today. Our first time and I must say the excellence of the food was everything their reputation says it is. We both had the special which was crab cakes and avocado topped with poached eggs. Lip-smackin' good. The service was warm and friendly and not at all rushed. Don't understand some of the... More 

Thank Pete S
Midlothian, Virginia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While I was only at Stella's for a drink and appetizer, it was enough to make me want to return. The spanakopita was flavorful and crunchy. My friend was delighted with her rockfish special.

Thank travelsaver12
Sussex, NJ
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to sit at the communal table, as the wait for a regular table was very long. Food and wines were really delicious. The grilled octopus was amazing, the calamari sauteed with sun dried tomatoes, capers & artichokes was a revelation. Had to try both moussaka versions: traditional, oh so yummy--and the artichoke moussaka was just as delicious, but... More 

Thank susan w
Morgantown, West Virginia
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83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious and had large portions. Cocktails were great! And it had a really cool vibe, in between downtown and suburbs so a perfect location!

Thank cornetts14

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 Lafayette St, Richmond, VA 23221-1142
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: (804) 358 2011

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?