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Fatemi House, Maungano Street | P.O Box 81676, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
254722871111
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Shehnai Restaurant is known for the best Mughlai and Tandoori Cuisine in...
Shehnai Restaurant is known for the best Mughlai and Tandoori Cuisine in the Heart of Mombasa City. Its recognized for the Royal Ambiance and Personalized Service alongside the tantalizing and mouth watering dishes!!!
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  • 25
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner

I had visited this restaurant while on holiday with my family. It's reputed as one of the most executive restaurants in MOMBASA . The food is good, various variety. The sitting is good. Very comfortable environs, nice manager. The price is also reasonable. Very good place to hold celebrations like... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Mansukh A
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Nairobi
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  • Large groups
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Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I had visited this restaurant while on holiday with my family. It's reputed as one of the most executive restaurants in MOMBASA . The food is good, various variety. The sitting is good. Very comfortable environs, nice manager. The price is also reasonable. Very good place to hold celebrations like birthdays and anniversaries. I must recommend this restaurant for keeping... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

During Ramadhan I went to have a meal with friends and the experience was excellent. The food was sumptuous and the service was impeccable , the owner veteran hotelier Zul & his nephew Mehboob are on hand to take care of your each and every need. Their signature passion juice is one to die for. Will I go back yes... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Great food and extensive variety. Also quite affordable. Should have buffets every Sun for families. Review al a carte prices

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Recommendable Indian restaurant in a very central location. Not the cheapest (there come 25 % taxes on top of the written menu prices), but the value is ok: tasty food, good lassis and juices, attentive service. The ambience is nicely old-fashioned. The do not serve alcohol at Shehnai.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, service, ambience, staff. Would always want have my first meal always whenever in Mombasa. Truelly, the house of Mughlai delicacies. Wonderful as always. Best 5 star restaurant to visit with family, friends or business while at the Coast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The ambience is awesome and cost. The food served is sumptuous and you feel the mughlai taste. Excellent service and hospitality. Malai Tikka, a delicacy not to be missed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This is a wonderful restaurant, great service, beautiful ambience, lovely setting and the food was to die for.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Super delicious food.... Wonderful environment... Hospitality like home... Mughal cuisine comes to Kenya!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Nice n warm welcome from the entrance to your table. The mughaal test is still alive n available right in our own home town Mombasa no need to travel to India for such a cuisine. Right from the starters espacially the fish tikka to the main course and then the dessert. The best kulfi you can ever have. The passion... More 

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

from the setup to the various delicious mughlai dishes to the service and special attention, it was just an absolute 5 star experience. the malaai tikka is something to savour.one of the best restaurants for fine dining in Mombasa!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fatemi House, Maungano Street | P.O Box 81676, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: 254722871111

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 12
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups

Description

Shehnai Restaurant is known for the best Mughlai and Tandoori Cuisine in the Heart of Mombasa City. Its recognized for the Royal Ambiance and Personalized Service alongside the tantalizing and mouth watering dishes!!!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm

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