A tanuki is a mythical, mischievous, shape-shifting creature often pictured outside Japanese restaurants holding a bottle of sake. Keeping to the spirit of its namesake, Tanuki Raw offers a mash-up of Japanese-inspired cuisine with the playfulness of American street food and global influences.

Subscribing to the ethos of “make food that tastes good”, Tanuki Raw strips away rules, boundaries, and preconceptions of how various flavours ought to go together. The end result? Tasty, fun, and flavourful food.



Sun - Thurs 11:30AM - 10PM (last orders at 9.15pm) Fri - Sat 11:30AM - 10.30PM (Last orders 945pm)


Welcome to TANUKI RAW, a haven for adventurous food lovers. TANUKI RAW offers a gastronomic journey that explores the vibrant and diverse flavors of Japanese cuisine. The menu celebrates the art of food, featuring a delectable array of dishes, from the freshest raw bar offerings to mouthwatering sharing plates, including Gunkan Sushi, Signature Donburi, and the beloved Truffle Fries.

For those who savor the raw essence of seafood, patrons can indulge in the Mentai Salmon and Spicy Negitoro, leaving them craving more. The Jewel Truffle Gyu, a charcoal-grilled beef short rib in Tanuki Raw’s signature sukiyaki sauce, showcases the culinary craftsmanship that defines this establishment.

The menu also features unique and enticing donburi bowls, such as the Spicy Mentai Don and the Jewel Tempura Don, artfully blending a symphony of flavors into a single, satisfying dish.

While offering a variety of choices, TANUKI RAW kindly asks its guests to note that some offerings, particularly the seafood, cannot be substituted, as they are served in their raw, unadulterated form to deliver an authentic taste of Japan.

Lunch and dinner options cater to various cravings. The Happy Set, available exclusively during lunch, combines a delightful meal with mushroom miso soup and green tea, offering a delightful midday escape.

For those with an affinity for the finer things, the Jewel-exclusive creations are a must-try, such as the Foie Gras Jewel Truffle Gyu and the Foie Gras Char Siew Unagi, both reflecting the restaurant’s culinary innovation and dedication to flavor.

Vegetarians will find appealing options, and a range of appetizers, including Wham! Fries and Mentai Fries, set the stage for the culinary adventure at TANUKI RAW.

Each visit to TANUKI RAW promises an extraordinary experience, with flavors and textures that linger on the palate long after patrons have left the establishment. Guests are invited to join TANUKI RAW on a culinary adventure and discover the true essence of Japanese cuisine in each and every bite.


In the heart of The Jewel Changi, a delightful little bar named “The World Is Flat” has been raving about some absolutely scrumptious food at a place that’s making waves in the world of gastronomy. This is the tale of the bat’s delightful encounter with an exceptional menu at a place called “The Secret Mermaid” – a sister bar to reckon with.

The bar couldn’t resist sharing the foodie delights that unfolded during a recent visit. So, here’s the inside scoop on some delectable sandwiches that’ll make your taste buds sing:

Truffle Roast Beef Melt – SGD22
Stacked sliced roast US beef short rib, caramelized onions, gooey melted cheese, truffle mayonnaise, fresh lettuce, and juicy tomato, all nestled in locally produced multigrain bread. It’s like a flavor explosion in every bite!

Spicy Chicken & Mushroom Melt – SGD19
A crispy battered fried chicken fillet, generously topped with spicy butter mayo, molten cheese, lettuce, and tomato, all hugged by locally produced multigrain bread. The spicy twist adds that extra zing to your meal.

Snow Crab & Avocado Sandwich – SGD29.90
This one’s a luxurious treat. Steamed snow crab, delicately tossed with a light mayo, crowned with creamy guacamole, fried shallots, and fresh lettuce and tomato, all served between slices of locally produced multigrain bread. It’s a taste of the high life.

Crispy Fish Sandwich – SGD23
Satisfy your seafood cravings with this delightful sandwich. Lightly crisp panko crusted seasoned haddock fillets, drizzled with sesame dressing, melted cheese, fresh lettuce, and juicy tomato, lovingly encased in locally produced multigrain bread.

Jalapeño Ranch Fried Chicken Sandwich – SGD18
For those who love a bit of heat, the Jalapeño Ranch Fried Chicken Sandwich is the one to savor. A crisp fried buttermilk and spice-marinated chicken, adorned with jalapeño ranch dressing, cheese, lettuce, and tomato, all harmoniously placed in locally produced multigrain bread.

The bar absolutely recommends trying out these mouthwatering delights at The Secret Mermaid. The culinary experience here is worth every penny. And as a bonus, you can enjoy a cozy, laid-back ambiance that complements your dining experience perfectly.

So, if you find yourself at The Jewel Changi and crave some exquisite flavors, head over to The Secret Mermaid and embark on a gastronomic adventure that will leave you craving for more. For a glimpse of their atmosphere and menu, be sure to visit The Secret Mermaid.

Remember, prices are subject to GST and service charge, and the images shown are for illustrative purposes only. Enjoy your meal! 🦇🍔🍽️

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