Tanuki

Asian Fusion, Sushi •
3.2 out of 5 stars 7

Popular Dishes

Chive Dumpling
Pan-fried chive rice dough served with sweet soy sauce
$5.00
Golden Shrimp
Shrimp, bacon and cheese-stuffed egg roll with swwet and sour sauce
$6.00
Fried Calamari
Lightly battered squid ring with spicy mayo and hot BBQ sauce
$8.00
Potato Croquette
Crispy mashed potatoes, peas coconut flake with curry dipping sauce
$5.50
Vegan Duo
Asparagus and sweet potato tempura served with sweet soy sauce and spicy mayo
$6.00
Shishito
Japanese pepper with sweet ponzu
$4.00
White Castle Roll
Superwhite tuna, mango, avocado and black flying fish caviar
$7.00
Tropical Crunch Roll
Smoked salmon, mango, avocado, tempura crunch, sliced almond and coconut flake
$7.50
Hell's Pit Tuna Crunch
Very spicy version of spicy tuna with avocado chili oil, scallion and tempura crunch
$7.50

Hot Appetizers

Chive Dumpling
Pan-fried chive rice dough served with sweet soy sauce
$5.00
Golden Shrimp
Shrimp, bacon and cheese-stuffed egg roll with swwet and sour sauce
$6.00
Fried Calamari
Lightly battered squid ring with spicy mayo and hot BBQ sauce
$8.00
Potato Croquette
Crispy mashed potatoes, peas coconut flake with curry dipping sauce
$5.50
Vegan Duo
Asparagus and sweet potato tempura served with sweet soy sauce and spicy mayo
$6.00
Edamame
Steam Japanese soy bean with sea salt
$4.00
Crab Rangoon
Crab meat, cream cheese, water chesnut in crispy wonton with sweet and sour sauce
$5.50
Gyoza
Chicken pot sticker with soy vinaigrette
$5.50
Soft Shell Crab Ponzule
Whole soft shell crab, avocado, smelt roe, citrus soy vinaigrette
$11.00
Shumai
Shrimp dumpling with soy vinaigrette
$5.50
Tempura Platter
Deep fried lightly battered shrimp with ginger soy sauce
$10.00

Cold Appetizers

Salmon Aloha
Spicy salmon tartar over crispy rice balls, tobiko
$10.00
Tuna Poke
Diced tuna, pineapple, onion, avocado, hot chili oil
$11.00
Hamachi Carpaccio
Slices of yellow tail, jalapeno, fish roe, ponzu citrus dressing
$12.00
Tro Carpaccio
Slices of salmon, super whites tuna, tuna jalapenos, fish roe, ponzu citrus dressing
$14.00

Salads

Gome-E Salad
Boiled spinach, Japanese peanut sauce and roasted coconut flake
$5.00
Seaweed Salad
Japanese seaweed with sweet rice vinegar
$5.00
Cucumber Salad
Fresh cucumber, jalapeno, red onion with pineapple vinaigrette
$3.50
Tanuki
Avocado, mango, organic greens with seasame ginger dressing
$5.50

Soup

Miso Soup
Japanese soy bean soup, seaweed, silk tofu, enoki mushroom, scallon, fried shallot
$2.50
Chicken Noodle Soup (entree size)
Flat noodle, chicken, assorted veggies with roasted garlic in clear broth
$9.00
Spicy Miso Soup
Miso soup with hot sauce, jalapeno, chili pepper
$3.00
Udon Noodle Soup Tempura/Grilled Chicken
Japanese wheat noodle, dashi soup, naruto, scallon with assorted tempura or grilled chicken
$12.00

Robata

Shishito
Japanese pepper with sweet ponzu
$4.00
Kurobuta Sausage
Japanese black pork sausage with sweet soy sauce and chilli powder
$2.00
Hawaii Chicken
Chicken, pineapple, red bell with chilli sauce
$3.00
Chicken Satay
Curry marinated chicken breast with peanut sauce
$3.00
Coconut Shrimp
Grilled shrimp with spicy curry and coconut flake
$3.00
Asparagus
Black pepper and sweet ponzu
$3.00
Pork Shoulder
Marinated pork shoulder with roasted garlic and herbs
$3.00
Broccoli
With butter and chilli sauce
$3.00
Tofu Satay
Curry marinated tofu with peanut sauce
$3.00
Scallop Bacon
Sea scallop in bacon wrap with hot BBQ
$4.00
Beef Short Rib
Korean style beef short rib with chilli ginger sauce
$4.00
Enoki
Golden needle mushroom, butter chilli powder
$4.00
Tokyo Set
1 coconut shrimp, 2 pork shoulder, 2 Hawaii Chicken
$15.00
Osaka Set
2 beef short rib, 2 scallop bacon, 2 chicken satay
$17.00

Sushi Platter (Chef's Choice)

***with miso soup***
Silver Sushi
5pcs of nigiri & one roll
$16.00
Gold Sushi
14 pcs of daliy fresh sashimi and 1 roll
$24.00
Platinum Platter
5 pcs of nigiris, 5 pcs of sashimi and 1 roll
$25.00
Donburi
Choose one: tuna, salmon, unagi
$21.50
Silver Sashimi
8pcs of daily fresh sashimi
$20.00
Gold Sashimi
14pcs of daily fresh sashimi
$27.00
Chirashi Bowl
10 pcs of sashimi on sushi rice
$22.00

A-La-Carted Sushi

Uzura
Quail egg
$1.50
Ebi
Cooked shrimp
$2.00
Inari
Sweet soy tofu
$2.00
Tamago
Sweet omelet
$2.00
Masago
Smelt roe
$2.50
Tobiko
Flying fish roe
$2.50
Tako
Octopus
$2.50
Hokkigai
Surf clam
$2.75
Zuke Sake
Smoked salmon
$2.75
Escolar
Super white tuna
$3.00
Hamachi
Yellow tail
$3.00
Hotategai
Sea scallop
$3.00
Ika
Squid
$3.00
Ikura
Salmon roe
$3.00
Maguro
Yellow fin tuna
$3.00
Nama Sake
Atlantic salmon
$3.00
Saba
Marinated mackerel
$3.00
Unagi
Broiled eel
$3.00
Sake Toro
Salmon belly
$3.25
Ama Ebi
Sweet shrimp
$3.50

Fresh Maki

White Castle Roll
Superwhite tuna, mango, avocado and black flying fish caviar
$7.00
Tropical Crunch Roll
Smoked salmon, mango, avocado, tempura crunch, sliced almond and coconut flake
$7.50
Negihamachi Roll
Yellowtail and scallion
$6.00
Boston Roll
Tuna and avocado
$6.50
Quebec Roll
Fresh salmon and avocado
$6.25
Philly Roll
Smoked salmon, avocado and cream cheese
$6.50
Rainbow Roll
Crab stick, cucumber, avocado and crowned with assorted fresh fish sashimi
$14.00

Fresh & Spicy

Hell's Pit Tuna Crunch
Very spicy version of spicy tuna with avocado chili oil, scallion and tempura crunch
$7.50
Spicy Tuna Roll
Tuna, scallion, smelt caviar, cucumber and spicy mayo
$7.00
Spicy Sake Roll
Fresh salmon, scallion, smelt caviar, cucumber and spicy mayo
$7.00
Bye-Bye Mayo
Spicy tuna roll with honey mustard, pineapple, avocado and tempura crunch
$7.00
Superwhite Tuna Crunch Roll
Superwhite tuna, asparagus, smelt caviar, scallion, hot chili oil and tempura crunch
$7.50

Veggie

Simply Veggie Roll
$5.00
Avo-Q
Avocado and cucumber
$5.50
Shiitake Roll
Soy marinated shiitake mushroom and avocado
$5.50
Mango Avo-Q
Mango, avocado and cucumber
$6.00
Sweet Potato Roll
Sweet potato tempura, mayo and sweet soy sauce
$6.50
Asparagus Tempura Roll
Asparagus tempura, mayo and sweet soy sauce
$6.50
Grean Leaf Roll
Spinach, tomato, avocado, shiitake, ginger dressing and soy wrap
$7.50
Super Sweet Potato Roll
Sweet potato tempura, cream cheese, scallion, mayo, ichimi, sweet soy sauce
$7.50
Twin Towers
Sweet potato tempura roll, avocado, asparagus tempura, shiitake mushrooms with sweet sauce and spi...
$13.00

Cooked

Volcano Roll
Smoked salmon, crab stick, octopus, white tuna roll with broiled spicy mayo
$10.50
California Roll
Crab stick, avocado, cucumber and smelt caviar
$6.00
Spicy Shrimp Roll
Cooked shrimp, cucumber masago, scallion and spicy mayo
$7.00
Futo Maki Roll
Kanikama, oshiko, sweet Japanese omelet, cucumber, avocado, shitake
$7.00
Santa Monica Roll
Shrimp, tempura, masago, cucumber, avocado, spicy mayo, sweet soy sauce
$8.50
Spicy Tako Roll
Octopus, smelt caviar, scallion and spicy mayo
$7.50
Unagi Roll
Eel, avocado and sweet soy sauce
$8.00
Shrimp Tempura Roll
Shrimp tempura, cucumber, smelt caviar, mayo, tempura crunch and sweet soy sauce
$8.00
Spicy Scallop Roll
Fresh scallop, scallion, avocado, smelt caviar and spicy mayo
$8.00
Spider Roll
Soft shell crab tempura, avocado, smelt caviar, cucumber, mayo and sweet soy sauce
$8.50
Spicy Crab Roll
Real crab meat, smelt caviar, scallion, avocado and spicy mayo
$9.00
Dragon Roll
Shrimp tempura, cucumber, mayo roll crowned with eel, avocado and sweet soy sauce
$14.00

Hot Kitchen

Classic Fried Rice
Onion, pea, carrot, egg and scallion
$9.00
Pad See-Ew
Flat noodle, egg, broccoli, peas and carrot with caramelized sauce. Served with steamed rice
$9.00
Rama Entrée
Stir-fried choice of meat with homemade peanut sauce and seasonal vegetables. Served with steamed...
$9.00
Drunken Noodle
Flat noodle, hot chili broccoli, carrot, bean sprout, basil, pepper and onion in brown sauce
$9.00
Hawaiian Fried Rice
Prawn, chicken, pineapple, onion, egg, pea, curry powder and almond nut
$10.00
Spicy Garlic
Sauteed fresh garlic clove, sauteed meat in fresh garlic sauce, chili and osaka seasoning. Served...
$10.00
Panang Curry
Traditional panang curry with seasonal vegetables
$11.00
Sizzling Drunken Noodle
Flat noodle, hot chili broccoli, carrot, bean sprout, basil, pepper and onion in brown sauce
$11.00
Teriyaki Entrée
Served with traditional Japanese teriyaki sauce. Served with steamed rice
$13.00
Shibuya Katsu
Breaded chicken cutlet served with a Japanese tangy BBQ sauce. Served with steamed rice
$14.00
Katsu Curry
Breaded chicken cutlet, carrots, broccoli and peas immersed in a traditional panang curry sauce. S...
$14.00

Tanuki's Signature Rolls

Devill 666
Salmon skin, cilantro, avocado, cucumber, chili paste, topped with habanero smelt caviar
$11.00
Nutty Boy
Shrimp tempura, avocado, mango roll wrapped with tempura flake, coconut flake with tropical mayo,...
$13.00
Oh Yeah
Tuna, scallion, tempura, masago, cilantro, jalapeños, cucumber, lettuce, chili oil, spicy mayo, le...
$13.00
TGIF
Unagi, cream cheese, smoked salmon, cucumber, avocado, masago, sweet potato, spicy mayo and sweet...
$13.00
Three Kings
Tuna, salmon, yellowtail, jalapenos, cilantro, lettuce, avocado, cucumber, hot sauce, spicy miso d...
$13.00
Yes Mamm
White fish tempura, masago, cucumber, avocado, jalapeños, cilantro, spicy mayo, sweet soy sauce, i...
$13.00
Terah's Fire Craker
Lightly fried roll of spicy tuna, cream cheese, avocado, asparagus, almond and sweet soy sauce
$13.00
Golden Caterpillar
Yellowtail, cilantro, scallion, jalapenos, avocado, cucumber, sliced mango, Japanese chili, berry...
$14.00
Summer Craze
Spicy tuna, mango salsa, avocado, cilantro wrapped with fresh salmon and salmon caviar with wasabi...
$14.00
Climax Jumbo Roll
Spicy salmon, avocado, cucumber, scallion and masago with tempura crunch. Topped with super white...
$15.50
Crispy Godzilla Jumbo Roll
Tempura shrimp, cream cheese, avocado, jalapenos, scallion, cilantro, topped with smoked salmon, s...
$15.50
Ocean Drive Jumbo Roll
Fresh tuna, cilantro, cucumber, avocado, spinach, jalapenos, chili sauce topped with yellowtail, a...
$15.00
White Scorpion
Soft shell crab, cucumber, spicy mayo, smelt caviar, superwhite tuna, avocado, wasabi, fying fish...
$15.00
Inferno
Salmon skin, crab stick, habanero masago, smoked salmon, octopus, avocado with flame grilled spicy...
$15.00
Crunchy O'Kani Roll
Spicy salmon, super white tuna, avocado, asparagus, smelt roe wrapped in tempura crunch with crab...
$15.00
Fire Dragon
Soft shell crab, shrimp tempura, cucumber, avocado, masago, spicy mayo, topped with spicy tuna and...
$15.00
King Komodo Jumbo Roll
Crispy soft shell crab, asparagus, avocado, spicy and wasabi mayo roll crowned with eel, seared mo...
$15.50
Dragon Queen Roll
Tempura shrimp, soft shell crab, cream cheese, scallion, avocado, cucumber, masago, fresh water ee...
$15.50

Side Order

Sushi Ginger
$1.00
Steamed Rice
$2.00
Sauce
$1.50
Fresh Wasabi
$2.00
Soy Wrap
$2.00
Steamed Flat Noodles
$2.50
Sushi Rice
$3.00
Steamed Veggies
$3.00

Drinks

Thai Ice Tea
$2.75
San Pellegrino
Small bottle
$2.50
Coke
$1.75
Sprite
$1.75
Diet Coke
$1.75
Ginger Ale
$1.75

About Tanuki

(773) 360-1950 • 3006 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657

Tanuki Sushi bar is a Japanese and Asian restaurant that presents dishes that are both authentic and Contemporary in our very own way. Each dish has been delicately chosen and meticulously garnished with innovative intentions. We are very meticulous in our way of choosing the finest ingredients and raw materials so our customers are presented with the finest dishes, as if we were to cook these dishes for our families in our own home.