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Shani's Family Eatery and Bar

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
348 Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
+64 648450489
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ribs” (9 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
348 Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Others had told me how good Shani's was so we had to visit. We were not disappointed with the overall experience. The food was good, the service was very good and the surrounding was also a strong pass. We were a group of 5 adults...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A group of 7 adults and 2 children dined in here on a Tuesday night and I have to say it was amazing! The food was wonderful and very generous and the service was impeccable! Highly recommend for families as there is a room set...More

Thank Willow T
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived at restaurant at 4.50pm without a booking, at this time the restaurant was open (according to their website) but there were no other customers at all. Asked for a table for four and staff member looked blankly around the room as if all tables...More

Thank Magictorchnz
Shani E, Manager at Shani's Family Eatery and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Magictorchnz, Thank you very much for your feedback. My apologies for the disappointing service, the girl who took your orders is currently in training, and actually wasn't supposed to be anywhere near your table taking orders. This was missed by management, and by the...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Dont go here they will not serve you nor give you a meal when you want one. Very disappointed. Wanted a meal at 8pm for one and they couldnt even do that with plenty of tables and a reasonable quantity of people around. Chef could...More

Thank bennydajeta
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We came here for a family members 80th birthday party and had the full use of the second floor dining room including the bar. The staff were so friendly and despite the fact that there were 50 of us and we had opted for the...More

Thank Rachmc73
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I attended this eatery with 10 other friends for my birthday on 3rd August. The atmosphere was warm & inviting. The eatery is very cosy. Each had a different meal but I just had to have the all you can eat ribs. Well i couldnt...More

Thank kalboHastings
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Finally a good family restaurant in Taradale! The food was amazing and we were all happy with our meals. I had the calamari it was fresh and tasty then the ribs for an! Wow best ribs I have had in a very long time! Can...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Hubby and I called in here 2 weeks ago. We were seated right near the fire. Young waitress was fantastic, Love the vibes of this place too. Food was great we both had steaks that were cooked to perfection . We will be back !...More

Thank Shane K
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Finally went after hearing alot about it. The ribs were everything they were hyped up to be and the dessert (Caramel Mint Tart) was epic. Fantastic service from the staff too. Will be back again foreshore.

Thank Shane P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

this was a most enjoyable experience - a great meal of two courses, with wine for less than $50 per person represents excellent value. The wait staff made us very welcome and allow one of us to change their mind after seeing someone else s...More

Thank Hamish J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 348 Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 648450489
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Welcome to Shani's Family Eatery and Bar! We are a owner operated business with a passion for food. Family Orientated with a dedicated kids room to give parents an opportunity for a peaceful outing. We pride ourselves in producing succulent steaks and juicy ribs, but haven't forgotten about you vegetarians with some delicious options for you as well!
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