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Stella's Fish Cafe

1400 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2640
+1 612-824-8862
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (64 reviews)
“lobster bake” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:45 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1400 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2640
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I stopped here to kill some time before dinner and stumbled upon happy hour! Half price oysters and two for one beers - delicious! The menu looked very good as well.

Thank Allyn J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was really surprised at just how great the food was at this place. Tremendous appetizers, drinks, main courses, the works! The selection is wonderful, and the scene is very trendy. I hear that the upstairs deck is great too, but the weather was not...More

Thank Mike9000ft
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the Twin Cities sushi roll, best sushi I have ever had. All of the food was very good, but spendy.

Thank danoza
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Really enjoyed our lunch as food was great, rooftop is awesome and waiter Tony did a great job! Tuna Tartar was perfect and generous plus 1/2 Walleye was plenty for a lunch time meal. Been there before and will be back next time I am...More

Thank Hawthorn1Chicago
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A perfect night on the roof to celebrate. Lobster ala carte for $20 on Sunday nights was delish. Best hash browns ever!! Poke was to much seaweed and not enough ahi, so just so, so. I've celebrated many occasions here and often wish they'd do...More

Thank PlanetR
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I've been to the rooftop at Stella's Fish Cafe a couple of times this summer, but this was my first dinner at Stella's in about 5 years. We had a perfect evening, which sets the tone for a great dining experience. Our group enjoyed our...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The roof top deck is awesome for sunny days. The view is cool and the breeze refreshing. Wait staff is very good and the food likewise

Thank tom d
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Stella's Fish Cafe has a great atmosphere, great service and good food. I went to celebrate my birthday with family and friends and we had a great time. I ordered the Jambalaya and it was very good ( had a little heat to it, which...More

Thank darkgable1
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I visited Stella's almost ten years ago and remembered the walleye, so when I came back to Minneapolis I made a second visit. The decor is a lot different than I remembered; this time we sat at a table on a nice rooftop deck. The...More

Thank Shannone J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We arrived about 2 in the afternoon. They were not busy but there were several tables. The service was a little slow but fortunately we were not in a hurry. I had the coconut shrimp which was served on a bed of fries. The portion...More

Thank trudioo
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17 May 2017|
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Response from 22lynn22 | Reviewed this property |
There's a ramp about half a block away.
Cory H
26 June 2016|
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Response from Pamela R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they still have it on Thursdays for $19.95.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2640
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-824-8862
  • E-mail
Stella's Fish Cafe & Prestige Oyster Bar is a casual seafood restaurant located in the heart of Minneapolis' bus sling Uptown neighborhood. Specializing in accessibly priced super fresh fish & oysters, chef specialties, sushi, pastas and steaks, Stella's serves it all up in a warm & lively setting, devoid of pretension or snootiness. Stella's proudly presents these specials: "Lobster Lover's Sundays" $19.95 gets you a one and a quarter pound whole Maine Lobster! (served a la carte). "Sushi Wednesday": Buy any 2 sushi rolls today and get a FREE Stella roll... "Crab Grab Thursday": One and a quarter pound of Red Alaskan King Crab... Just $19.95 (served a la carte)" Happy Hours with $half price oysters, 2 for 1 taps, rails and house wines.. as well as a great happy hour food selection at amazing prices. 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 City Views. Groups Welcome! 3 Banquet Rooms allow for groups of 20-200 guests. Our banquets offer a unique space, menu and professional staff, your event is a guaranteed success!
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