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1101 E Canal St, Winona Lake, Indiana, Winona Lake, IN 46590-1022 (Park Ave)
+1 574-269-1226
Mon 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Peoria, Illinois
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327 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant offers a strong, Japanese inspired menu coupled with high quality American favorites. We dined on the Japanese side of the menu and found flavorful, high quality selections in front of us. Two in our party complemented their meals with warm and inviting coconut and squash based soups. Decor is inviting and understated. The acoustic challenge of extensive wood... More 

Warsaw, Indiana
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239 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great flavors. Visited for a special event. Staff were very attentive and helpful. Special details that made us feel very special. Just wonderful. FYI, not an inexpensive meal, but the portions are nicely sized.

Thank Dave B
Warsaw, Indiana
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202 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a good place but it's not great. Setting is beautiful and service is good but it's more hyped than what it really is. Snobby in a way. Sushi still needs to be better but some dishes are just magnifique. Would not doubt to go back and have a Moscow mule again. Good bar service

Thank Juancho D
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Visited for dinner Saturday 10/1 for the first time. Had read several positive reviews and will add myself to the list of satisfied diners. Our sushi starter was fresh and good. A more unique starter was the cheese sampler, we tried a board of 3 cheeses, each appropriately paired with it's own side and some unusually tasty toast. I had... More 

Thank patkIndiana
Osprey, Florida
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128 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Upscale indoor dining with sushi bar. More casual dining outside. Have unique menu selections. Located in an arts village with a water view.

Thank spikenails
Fremont, CA
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125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had a perfect lunch at Cerulean on the spur of the moment yesterday. Great flavors & combined with friendly service made for a great mid-day meal. I had a bento box lunch featuring seared tuna w/lime-pepper sauce, seven spice & sesame seeds on sticky rice and for side dishes the udon noodles w/citrus vinegar, the spinach greens w/peanuts garnished... More 

Thank nkmunn
Kansas City, Missouri
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Very good bento box lunch. Good choices. I had the pork bun. Nicy spicy sauce. Enjoyed the edamame appetizer.

Thank heading_out12
Goshen, Indiana
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I live about 35 minutes away from Cerulean but find a way to eat there at least 2 or 3 times per year. Every experience is awesome. The food is delightful, the staff is wonderful, and the location is excellent. There is a lengthy drink menu of beers, wines, and unique cocktails. The food is delicious and presented in a... More 

Thank Michelle H
Sacramento, California
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The setting was pleasant. We sat on a beautifully screened porch overlooking the boat slips of Winona Lake. The service was efficient, and the overall atmosphere was inviting with a touch of elegance. My wife had the sweet pork buns. If was supposed to be a fusion of sweet St Louis bar-b-que with Chinese buns. As it worked out, it... More 

Thank Guy F
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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113 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Excellent service, everything was perfectly cooked and presented beautifully. Highly recommend the cheese board appetizer and the pear blossom cocktail. My husband ordered the special of the evening, which was clams. So many restaurants overcook the clams making them chewy, but not Cerulean. They were perfect.

Thank Cynbuy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 E Canal St, Winona Lake, Indiana, Winona Lake, IN 46590-1022
    (Park Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Winona Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 574-269-1226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?