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Shehnai Restaurant

) #392 of 1,027 Restaurants in Hamilton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian
447 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1K5, Canada
+1 905-577-0002
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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447 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1K5, Canada
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Reviews (56)
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a great place to take our time and catch up with a dear friend. Great selection and super staff!

Thank Garry S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Walk in at 2:00 to enjoy a quick lunch buffet and the guy says they close in 10 minutes and we have to order take out. Went before and the food wasn't that great but decided to give it another shot. Now I know why...More

Thank Bagged_TL
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

First time here, wonderful. Started with Samosas, ordered a pile of dishes because we like to take it home. Butter chicken, chicken curry, mixed grill, sag paneer, mushroom bahji. Chicken curry was ordinary, rest was amazing. Will be back.

Thank Harry D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have loved Indian food since I was first introduced to it many years ago. My go-to place for Indian Food in Hamilton is the Shehnai. I have eaten here with family and friends dozens of times over the last 20 years. The food is...More

Thank Sn0wb0y
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The food was excellent, we ordered the the dinner for two combo 1 and to be delivered. The chicken and Naan bread were outstanding as were the potato/onion appetizers. This is our second time ordering and we will do it again. Thanks, guys, great work.

Thank Phil4765
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I strongly reccomend this restaurant if you like Indian food. The lunch buffet options are well made with quality, time and effort; it shows in the flavour of the food. The option are few compared to other buffet restaurants. They always have butter chicken, tandoori...More

Thank wilhelminajansen
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I've been here a few times, but its been a few years. I forgot how good the food is and a good variety. I can suggest the Beef Curry, but I remember the Beef Madras is very spicy. If you like spicy hot try the...More

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great food and good service.Menu easy to go through, but there are lots of options. Servers are very knowledgeable so don't hesitate to ask questions

Thank Cynthia C C
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My wife and I have been going to the Shehnai since we began dating 10 years ago. We love their food so much, they were our first and only choice to carter our wedding (fyi, not that it should matter, we are not of Indian...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Very small buffet and small restaurant. Not what I was expecting. We had a WagJag deal so my daughter and I went and stayed since we already paid, otherwise we would have left and eaten some where else. The food was okay to good but...More

Thank MoreAdventureAwaits
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-577-0002
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