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Blue Marlin Sushi Bar

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Altstadt-Nord
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Wolfsstr. 2-4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2570651
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12:00 - 22:00
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Mon 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went after quite some time. The salmon is still amazing! Just as I remembered. Service could be a bit more professional: speed and eye for detail/attention by the waiting staff could be better.

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Thank Ghibli608
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The options on the menu are varied, and the specials menu is worth a look. The menu is, however, limited to Sushi and Sashimi. There is no ramen, katsu, terriyaki, etc. which you may sometimes expect to find in such an establishment. However, this is a small place, and I would suggest that they take their sushi seriously and choose... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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122 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Being an avid sushi fan, having been to the stalls at the Tokyo Fish Market to the best that California has to serve up this is a solid sushi bar. Most of the sushi restaurants in Cologne are the all you can eat pre-made style, not my style. The spicy tuna hand roll is very good with generous portions of... More 

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Thank parkerpr
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

I was really disappointed after our visit at that sushi bar. The location itself is very small but has a cozy atmosphere and the service was friendly, too. But since the restaurant is very small you're not able to have a private conversation because other customers are literally sitting directly next to you and are able to listen to everything.... More 

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Thank Ninawe145
Cologne, Germany
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

In the same line as Karstadt right behind Neumarkt. A nice bit of sushi to round off a shipping trip. Eat At the bar while watching the Japanese (maybe) Chef prepare the sushi or sit down At tables if like. Its comfortable enough to go with the Kids but also cosy enough if you are on your own. And it... More 

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Thank Alsos
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Reasonably priced Japanese food, well-presented. Some of the best I've had. Real Japanese chef and polite staff

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Thank Al K
Madrid, Spain
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Even though the staff is friendly, we found the sushi very very average. The Ebi maki not good at all. They were cold! The nigiris not that fresh.. We went quite late so maybe that's why... Not sure we will go back... Location is perfect as its center.

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Thank E M
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

Nothing against this little sushi bar, but it is little and bit empty. Sushi was good and the staff speaks english and is friendly, if you are lucky you might find parking place also

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Brussels, Belgium
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

I really love sushi and sashimi. The quality of the Bio Salmon I've tasted here was just amazing. Rich, sweet, full flavored. Possibly one of the best ever.

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Thank Ghibli608
CopenhagenDenmark
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2012

Nice little sushi place in downtown Cologne. Didn't know of it - just went for it for lunch. A nice selection of different sushi - had a bit of it all. Nice sushi all around - attentive service and a nice view of the busy streets outside. Could easily go there again for a lunch...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolfsstr. 2-4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2570651

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