Welcome to Tanuki Japanese restaurant

Tanuki Japanese Restaurant is an  “Izakaya” style restaurant with the rustic warmth of a country style restaurant that serves all the Japanese favourites. Izakaya food is meant to be shared.

Our fully trained Japanese chefs come direct from Japan. Come and enjoy some genuine Japanese style and atmosphere.  We do recommend that you make a booking if you are going to show.

October specials for Tanuki


Opening hours: 
DINNER:Tuesday to Sunday 5 -11pm
LUNCH on Thursdays 12-2pm
Mondays CLOSED

Please click on “Bookings” tab above to make a reservation. For a reservation TODAY, please call us on 379-5353.

319 Queen Street, Auckland City   Ph(09)379-5353   Fax(09)379-5252  

Check out our latest video of the restaurant….

Tanuki lunch poster