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Trattoria Stella

Trattoria Stella serves fine Italian cuisine, marrying the farm-to-table philosophy with old-world charm since its establishment in 2004. As it celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2024, this restaurant continues to be the epitome of a fine dining experience, perfect for celebratory meals or a romantic evening out. The dedication to authentic Italian fare, a meticulously curated wine list, and the requirement of reservations underline its exclusivity and commitment to providing an unparalleled dining journey.

A Fine Dining Experience

Trattoria Stella’s menu is a lavish spread of Italian classics, reimagined with a contemporary flair and a commitment to freshness, thanks to its farm-to-table approach. Appetizers such as bruschetta, veal sweetbreads, Spanish octopus, and burrata set the stage for a culinary adventure. The cheese board, a carefully selected assortment of fine cheeses, promises to delight the palate even before the main courses grace the table.

The entree selection is equally impressive, featuring pasta masterpieces like fettuccini, ravioli, and spaghetti, each dish telling a story of Italian culinary tradition and innovation. For those seeking something beyond pasta, the Atlantic scallops offer a succulent seafood option, while a variety of white and red pizzas bring a slice of Italy straight to Michigan. The commitment to using the freshest ingredients ensures that each dish celebrates flavors and textures.

Desserts at Traverse City Trattoria Stella are not to be missed, with classic offerings like tiramisu, gelato, and panna cotta providing a sweet finale to the dining experience. Complementing the exquisite food menu is an extensive list of wines, alongside delicious craft cocktails and beers, each selection serving as a testament to the restaurant’s dedication to quality and the enhancement of every meal.

20 Years of Excellence

As Trattoria Stella marks two decades of culinary excellence, it remains a restaurant and a destination for those seeking an exceptional dining experience in Traverse City. Its blend of Italian culinary traditions with a farm-to-table philosophy, set against a backdrop of old-world environs, makes every visit memorable.

Reserve Your Stay

Trattoria Stella is an experience steeped in tradition, quality, and the joy of Italian cuisine. Whether it’s for a special celebration, a romantic night out, or simply the pursuit of culinary excellence, Trattoria Stella invites you to indulge in an unforgettable dining adventure. As you plan your visit to this Italian gem, enhance your stay by booking one of our Traverse City rentals, ensuring your trip is as exquisite as your meal at Trattoria Stella.

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