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8029 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
+1 503-477-6030
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Apr 2015
“This is the most bizarre, delicious place to not miss”
28 Feb 2015
“You will leave this Quirky Establishment Foodie Full...”
Closes in 10 min
17:00 - 22:00All hours
8029 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

The restaurant is currently open Thursday through Saturday, so if you are in the area, make sure to visit. It's very easy to miss since there isn't a large sign and the place looks abandoned from the outside with only a sign that says, "This...More

Thank cyanhead
Reviewed 28 February 2015

This Small, Dark, Eclectic Restaurant is difficult to find with no real sign on the building – just a small sandwich board on the sidewalk. The sign outside warns of *** No Kids ***. I was seated at the side bar just in front of...More

Thank Luvzog
Reviewed 11 December 2012

After meeting the owner/chef at a sake tasting, we first tried Tanuki at their original location on NW 21st. Our roommate at the time had studied and been to Japan, so to see her eyes light up when she saw the menu was our first...More

Thank Lucki13
Reviewed 29 September 2012

Very cool. Dark restaurant with Japanese zombie movies playing overhead. Tell them how much you want to spend per person for your meal ($15-$35 a person is a good range) and then sit back and enjoy the ride as the very talented chef/owner takes you...More

Thank DaytonaD
Reviewed 7 August 2010

Japanese drinking food. Crazy, insane, Japanese horror films and television. Beer. Sake. More Sake. Yet more Sake. Janice, the chef, is a veritable genius, and has a command of flavour, texture, and style that is pretty rare. Beautiful and delicious food magically appears from the...More

Thank londonskater
Reviewed 22 January 2010

As most of us who travel beyond the resorts and brochures know - the nicest restaurants are not those with the flashy sign outside, but those that look like a hole in the wall with barely a sign indicating where the door is. Tanuki falls...More

Thank creif
Reviewed 9 March 2009

No sushi! No kids! This greets you on the way in the door. Love it! Tiny place. Big menu and tasty items. Not your ordinary items, but yummy. Try a bit of everything!

Thank plaidbagel
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8029 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-477-6030
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