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Trattoria Stella

1200 W 11th St, Unit One, Suite One, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
+1 231-929-8989
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1200 W 11th St, Unit One, Suite One, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got a gift certificate for Christmas and we are thrilled with their choice of restaurants. From the moment we walked in the door, we were utterly impressed. We had reservations, but we decided to sit at the bar. The ambience was wonderful, live music...More

Thank Sunnybuckeye62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is warm sophisticated and special. The wait staff is impeccable , up to anyone’s standards near or far . Wine selection is wonderful . But nothing beats the food . We sat in bar area for a more casual dinning . Had a...More

1  Thank LuAnn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We never tire of going here either for lunch or dinner. Fabulous farm to table menu, terrific wine selection, and attentive knowledgeable wait staff.

1  Thank HopeTownBec
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I have been fortunate to have eaten all over the world, and I dont' say this lightly or with any arrogance - Trattoria Stella provided me with one of the best meals I have every enjoyed. I admit, I may feel this way based on...More

5  Thank David P
Reviewed 2 January 2018

While traveling for business, a group of us decided on this place for dinner. The location and atmosphere is truly unique, a little eerie, but perfect. Our waiter was spot on, the manager was friendly and social, and the service was awesome. My forks were...More

2  Thank MichMom22girls
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is really cool and the service was spot on. The wine list is extensive and the menu is for foodies. The majority of the entrees are $30 to $50. Plus sides. Our bill was $150 for 2. And my husband didn’t drink. I...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, well prepared and seasoned. Fresh and flavorful! Great atmosphere and soft lighting!

1  Thank hugh6
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Went here with family while they were in town for a visit. Most everyone liked their meals except the pizza was too large of a portion for my mother for lunch.

Thank tkinnary
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Overpriced. Over prepped food. Not a ton of drink options even though there's a huge beverage book (turns out the owner writes a novel about each wine). Ravioli (goat cheese w basil pesto and farro) was pretty decent but wasn't even hot when served. Scallops...More

2  Thank moosemaybite
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, great food. Highly recommended. The atmosphere is wonderful and historic too. Only thing I would recommended is making a reservation the morning of because wait times can be long.

Thank Kirsten_Par
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Questions & Answers
Gary D
5 April 2017|
Response from Amanda D | Property representative |
We change our menu frequently. We do not currently have meat filled ravioli or meat filled lasagna. Our menu is posted on line daily and you are always welcome to contact the restaurant directly for the day's pasta... More
Gary D
5 April 2017|
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Response from D6371 | Reviewed this property |
The true is I do not know what I ordered, but what I had I did not like, I was looking at different things at the menu and asking questions, I just got mixed up, totally my fault
Alicia W
9 October 2016|
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Response from namro2000 | Reviewed this property |
I would call them. I visited and reviewed but live in Florida and don't know their Thanksgiving hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 W 11th St, Unit One, Suite One, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-929-8989
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