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Bluetail Sushi Bistro

102-1675 Commerce Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
+1 778-484-5900
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Ranked #7 of 516 Restaurants in Kelowna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese, Fusion
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Description: A Japanese eatery bringing a West Coast feel to BC's interior. Reservations are recommended!
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Description: A Japanese eatery bringing a West Coast feel to BC's interior. Reservations are recommended!
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Usually cities this far from the coast produce sushi that is generally not as fresh as coastal towns. I would say this is the best sushi I have had in the Okanagan hands down, comparable to Vancouver sushi!

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Kelowna, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

This is a great place to go for sushi and Japanese food. The prices are amazing for what you are getting, the atmosphere is unique and modern with traditional elements. The food is always great and the staff friendly. Amazing place for lunch or dinner. Try the drinks and dessert, they add to a great meal!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I was staying in a hotel near this restaurant for a lenghty period of time. I probably ate here about 12 times in 3 months. I did not have a bad meal. The food was always fresh. The dragon rolls were a personal favorite. The service was attentive and fast. If i were to slight this restaurant it would be... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I took my adult family here for supper. My kids had been here a number of times and really liked it so suggest we all come as a family. I was exceptionally pleased with the quality and prices. We had an amazing meal with beer, sake, and lots of food...the bill came to $ 150.00 with a generous tip......for five... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Had a lovely lunch here today! Don't be fooled by the low-budget parking lot or the lack of a waterfront view - the food is excellent! The place is fresh and contemporary sporting friendly staff and an excellent menu! I ordered the Lunch Combo which came with a miso soup and 2 maki rolls of choice (Avo-Yam & Veggie for... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This little gem is in a funny place but once you walk inside you forget the ugly parking lot. Nicely appointed with modern touches and great lighting. I have eaten here many times and have never had anything that wasn't wonderful. They really know how to serve albacore so if you like tuna try the "tuna three ways" appetizer. The... More

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Saskatoon
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We loved every dish we ordered at this restaurant. Stayed in Kelowna for four days and ate supper here twice! Service was friendly and attentive. One small thing that we didn't like the first night was cold miso bowls which resulted in very tepid soup. We asked about it on the second trip and the waitress explained they keep the... More

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Victoria, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We discovered Blue Tail when we had a craving for sushi and food no other sushi places open on a Sunday. To our surprise, the sushi was excellent. Blue tail tends to stick to stick to well-known variations of sushi, but the quality and composure of the dishes leave most sushi joints in the dust. The green dragon sushi is... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

good sushi prices r kinda steep though. pork dumplings were amazing definatly a must have for an appy.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We eat here atleast twice a month. By far our favorite place for sushi. Do yourself a favor and try the Tuna Karaage and the Red Dragon Roll! :)

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