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Stella's Lounge

53 Commerce Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4124
+1 616-742-4444
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
53 Commerce Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4124
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a late dinner on a progressive dinner while staying in downtown GR. It took close to an hour to get a table which helped our appetite build. Rueben was our server and he did a great job. We stuck with beer and he let...More

Thank trbeer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant /bar before a concert. Good vegan food and beer. Very busy atmosphere, good wait staff.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were advised to check out Stella's Lounge while visiting GR over the March Break. We attempted to go on three separate occasions before finally getting in - but they sent us to the far right side at their "secondary" bar. It was so dark...More

Thank Lesli F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our son and a friend 'dropped in' for dinner so we headed to Stella's as we had heard a lot about the burgers. Being a Wednesday, we were seated quickly - though the place filled up almost immediately afterwards. Our son and his friend split...More

Thank Moodman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of us had dinner here before a concert on a Thursday night. It was already busy at 5pm but we got a table right away. Our waitress was prompt and got our drink orders. The Stella's punch is really good but it is strong!...More

Thank shelley s
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Good service and very good burgers. Had the Monster burger. Even though it came out on a green bun the burger was very good. They also had a large selection of whiskeys and beers.

Thank Marc S
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Stella's is a unique bar/restaurant downtown. They have some of the best burgers I have ever had. Great onion rings with big portions. They actually put alcohol in your cocktails unlike many restaurants in the downtown area. The location is within walking distance to just...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Don't let my title mislead you - kids are welcome at Stellas. They are known for the best burgers in Grand Rapids. Ours was cheese inside & on top - with all the fixins - it's quite a plate! The atmosphere is very modern with...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 8 March 2018

After reading online reviews and asking some friends in GR I chose to eat at Stella's and I'm glad that I did. I had the bacon fat popcorn and queso jalapeno burger. Both hit the spot,. Burger was cooked well and all that cheese hit...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place has it all, burgers, graffiti, vegan & vegetarian options as well. They have a large draft beer list and they make great mixed drinks! The onion rings are killer and I the Govt. cheeseburger is amazing! Great atmosphere and location downtown! Service was...More

Thank Shawn M
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Dave B
24 February 2017|
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Response from jsmalnor | Reviewed this property |
agreed - no reservations to my knowledge. But it usually goes pretty quickly and they have a good bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Commerce Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4124
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-742-4444
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