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Tabetai Sushi Bar

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Calle Segunda de Badillo | Local 36-63,Centro, Cartagena, Colombia
576644789
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
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Playa Coronado, Panama
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

I was recommended to go here for Sushi. I dined alone upstairs and ejoyed the view. The menu appeared to be in dollars, so the prices scared me ($30 for 1 tuna roll) , but I decided to wing it and see. I ordered a dragon roll and club soda. Came with a drop of wasabi and drop of Ginger.... More 

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Saw the reviews online and figured we give it a try, while we are in the walls. The place is small but nice AC and seats. We both got the Samurai. I requested mine without sour cream or plantings, thats why mine look different. Also ordered lemonade and soda. It totaled to $30 (USA), which I think is a little... More 

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Landgraaf, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great sushi in small but warm restaurant! It's worth every Colombian pesos. The chef does an outstanding job in his small kitchen.

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Thank RDinjens
Melbourne, Australia
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393 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had lunch there and whilst it was a little on the pricey side the food was lovely and a pleasant change from the usual South American offerings. It's only a small place with four or so tables so service is not a problem. The menu has a fair selection of dishes so if you like Japanese food and want... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The food, the music, the service added to the place makes this place feel as magical as the city it is located in.

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May A, Gerente at Tabetai Sushi Bar, responded to this review

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I recommend this restaurant. Little in terms of space but extra in terms of taste. Variety of sushi, sushi fusion, nigiri sushi, orgia del salmon Great place for lunch or diner

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May A, Gerente at Tabetai Sushi Bar, responded to this review

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Bubwith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Tabetai Sushi restaurant is simply amazing. I think there are two restaurants, one in Centro and one in Bocagrande but I've only ever been to the one in Centro. For a restaurant to be amazing I think it has to have great food and the perfect environment to dine in. For me, Tabetai has managed both. The restaurant is tiny... More 

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May A, Gerente at Tabetai Sushi Bar, responded to this review

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This places charges the typical amount I would pay for a roll in the US but the quality isn't great. The sushi fell apart when I tried grabbing the 1st piece with the chopsticks. The 2nd piece showed the entire roll wasn't cut properly. Save yourself some time and money and go elsewhere for sushi.

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Thank 415Legend
Den Haag
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Although the sushi we had looked really nice and tasted allright (nothing special), I wouldn't reccomend going to this place. For some reason the cheaper wines and the budget friendly combo menu were not available. Especially the latter was strange, since all types of sushi were available. It felt like the staff just cared about making money out of us.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon tabetai by mistake. But what a find . The service friendly and heartwarming. I didn't even feel like I was at a restuarant, I felt like I was home. The drinks our server asked if we wanted to try the cocktails we decide to do so. A young man comes from the bar asks us what we... More 

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May A, Gerente at Tabetai Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Thanks fot the visit, come back soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Segunda de Badillo | Local 36-63,Centro, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: 576644789

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?