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Benesisstr. 56, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2571432
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“japanese food” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Benesisstr. 56, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Killer sushi, amazing entrees, tiny, tiny place. Get a reservation early! We walked 3 km to get here, and it was well worth it. I've been in Germany for 3 years, and this is the ONLY place that I've gone to that was authentic.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jeffreybrownreviews
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I was in Cologne for business and went into this small, apparently insignificant restaurant. The ambience is very low profile but the quality of the food compensates and is overwhelming. I choosed a menu (24 Eur) with a miso soup, some sushi (I do not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Stefano D
Reviewed 10 July 2018

You can tell they make their food with love and passion.Really delicious,freshly made and good quality! We loved it and would repeat over and over again.Small down to earth restaurant and top quality!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 420nalaz
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I've tried Momotaro during my last trip in Cologne. It's a really small restaurant, very cozy, lovely place for a couple. It's a real japanese restaurant, different from sushi bars you can find in malls.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sebastiano P
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best places in Cologne for Sushi and Japanese cuisine. Great selection of fish, super fresh, tasty rolls and proper slices of sashimi. Lots of selection on the menu, a bit more traditional, e.g. rather the classic rolls combination, no fusion...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Apther
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Really good japanese food. Worth the walk. Very small resturant with japanese staff. Had a really nice lunch with fast and friendly service.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank saftfesoj
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

What a cute, small, japanese sushi place in the heart of Cologne. Be sure to book a table, especially during the WE's. This sushi restaurant is really small and closes quite early as well = 21:15 on a Saturday! However it's definitely worth a visit...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Miss_Tigra
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Authentic Japanese kitchen with a main focus on freshly prepared sushi. We went for the menu that is worth its price. All fish entirely fresh, the composition of the different plates delicious for eyes and palate, a true delight. The place itself is basic and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Holger A
Reviewed 7 February 2018

located on a quite nice small street in the downtown cologne, 100 percent Japanese feeling, and all the staff are Japanese as well. food was really decent and delicious, and we also got the food pretty fast. but notice, its a really small restaurant, so...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank kenailuo
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Sushi, sashimi and other different and authentic japanese dishes with good service and quality. Small restaurant with few tables and fast service

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank I5699QEjuliog
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benesisstr. 56, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2571432
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