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Shani's Family Eatery and Bar

348 Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
+64 6-845 0489
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ribs” (14 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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348 Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Caught up with a group of ladies on a Wednesday night. Great Wednesday night specials, large portion sizes. Unfortunately no gluten free bun option for burgers and very limited Vegetarian choice on entree and main menu. Haloumi salad was delicious although it was served on...More

Thank Antarisha
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Was totally delicious and well worth the visit. steak melted like butter and pepper sauce mouth watering. The kids room was amazing because it meant we got to eat a warm meal. Kids food was good. I would suggest less parsley as kids like it...More

Thank NikiD374
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Wow! After seeing many posts on social media, we finally travelled 2 hours & made it to try this place. Was delicious! Awesome specials!! Very child friendly with a space that plays movies as well as Xbox & plenty of toys! Very busy which proves...More

Thank TrailBlazer670660
Reviewed 7 July 2018

their mushroom sauce was full of mustard. yuk. when pointed that out, they did not replace it. entree is 3 inch by one inch plate. was meant to be salmon carbonara. there was 8 strings of canned salmon in a mayonnaise sauce. their meat selections...More

Thank MaxNeumegen
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great food, great service acknowledging a delay in food coming out as they had a large group. No problem for us and the food was delicious. Thanks we'll definitely be back.

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We had a business meeting in Napier and were looking for a decent restaurant for dinner. We came along Shani's restaurant and were certainly surprised by this lovely place. The atmosphere was outstanding as well as the menu. There was a variety of choices on...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Visiting family in Napier, ate here last week. Food and service was great so we ate here again. Ribs, steaks and desserts all very good. Kids menu has good choices too. Was quite busy both times which is a sign of a good restaurant Would...More

Thank colin p
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Really good service. Nicely presented fresh food. Quick to serve but sadly while the chips were piping hot the burger was luke warm. It was swiftly whipped away and replaced with a replica wonderful. Tucked into it sadly it too was luke warm. I mentioned...More

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Shani E, Owner at Shani's Family Eatery and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

*Restaurateurs beware* Thank you for your review Fiona. Great to hear that you enjoyed the service and the presentation of the food. Yes we did acknowledge you the first-time when you sent the burger back saying it was luke warm (even though I picked it...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a Thursday night- all you can eat ribs for $36. Really busy, but quick service. Delicious meal, and we booked a table online which was done through the website. The crumbed chicken breast was tasty and filling.

Thank Raewyn R
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Its open 7 days a week, with outstanding specials for 4 days of the week. We had the Sunday lunch mixed grill cost $60.00 for two people and was way more than enough for two people to eat. Pork ribs are to die for, they...More

Thank Theresa H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 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 6-845 0489
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Welcome to Shani's Family Eatery and Bar! We are a owner operated business with a passion for food. We are 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! Our food is prepared from fresh and made to order.
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