10918 Brockway Road
Truckee, CA 96161
NileGuide Expert tip:
The prices are surprisingly good for a restaurant of this caliber. Entrees are around $30 and desserts are around $10. A glass of wine will cost you about $8.
Stella is located in the Cedar House Sport Hotel and is only open Thursday through Sunday for dinner. The food is made from the Cedar House Hotel's gardens and incorporates simple ingredients that make for comforting and inviting dishes.
Chef Jacob Burton worked at the Lone Eagle Grille and the Big Water Grille, both in Lake Tahoe, before coming to the Cedar House. His menu includes appetizers such as Pan Seared Diver Scallops, Popcorn Polenta and Roasted Mushrooms on a micro green salad, entrees such as Roasted Salmon with Crispy Yucca or Colorado Lam with Fingerling Potatoes. Desserts include Marscapone Cheese Cake with Madrone Bark Syrup. A stellar wine list is included as well as after dinner drinks.