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“Our favorite restaurant in town” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Shane's Restaurant

Shane's Restaurant
Geyerstrasse 52, 80469 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
089 74 64 68 20
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Ranked #14 of 2,824 Restaurants in Munich
Price range: $73 - $122
Cuisines: Contemporary, International, Fusion
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Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: An gemütlichen Holztischen probiert man immer neuen Kreationen von Shane McMahon in seinem Restaurant. Beispiele für seine euorpäisch und asiatisch geprägte Küche sind mit Langustinos gefüllte Dim Sum Ravioli in Krustentier-Curry-Schaum, Zweierlei vom Kalb auf geschmortem Apfel-Sellerie-Gemüse in Jus von schwarzem Kardamom oder Lagavulin-Jus Sweet Couscous mit marinierten Himbeeren und Rucola Ginger Beer-Sorbet.
Munich, Germany
1 review
“Our favorite restaurant in town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

We have been regular visitors and big fans of Shane's Restaurant since it opened in 2009. The restaurant has a surprise menu, which changes each night and is based on what looks fresh and interesting at the food market where Shane shops for his ingredients each day. The results have never been less than amazing, from warming and hearty in winter to light and refreshing in summer, Shane manages to create dishes that taste fantastic, look amazing and leave one feeling very satisfied. The wines are first-rate, and the service hits exactly the right note of professionalism and friendliness that is often lacking in the best restaurants. The atmosphere is relaxed with just a hint of bustle from the kitchen to let you know that real work is going on behind the sliding glass door!
We love it, and would recommend it whole-heartedly,to any age-group and for any occasion. If you want to eat some of the best food in town for less money than the competition, get yourself to Shane's Restaurant.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Memorable Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Dined on Sat 29th Dec.There is no menu. You decide what you like and do not like.Shaun and his team surprise the diners with six courses of food and wine for each course. It is truly a memorable experience. The team that supports Shaun including his excellent Sommelier are amazing. Food, shared experience, his team, his lovely wife made this lovely day in Munich trulu memorable. I feel truly blessed.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Cairo, Egypt
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“A plesent surprise”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012 via mobile

I had a one day business trip which if u tried it is quite an unpleasant thing, I did not book and it was a Sunday night so the only thing they had was a seat at the lounge. The service was very friendly but they did not know the dishes in English quite well. The surprise menue consept is new to me and I would have never ate half the food the gave me if it was left to me (like a pumpkin soup with banana icecream) the food was great and I injoyed every bit of it, saw the chief a very plesent person and for the food I got it was value for mony. It was the best thing in that trip

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
“Exceptional Dining in Munich”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

We were somewhat sceptical about our reservation at Shane's having read some of the mixed reviews on TA. However, we really couldn't fault the service, quality of the good and excellent wine pairing. Our only disappointment was to only have one German wine with our meal but the wine choices were absolutely right for the menu on the night we dined. Straight forward - choose the number of courses you want between 4 and 9 and they take all the angst away by simply providing, explaining each course and selecting the appropriate wine. Generous servings on both. The staff were excellent and knowledgeable so somewhat confused by other reviewers who thought that by not speaking German they weren't treated as well. Would definitely go back if ever in Munich again.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Pleasant dining experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

We very much enjoyed our meal at Shane's - having the surprise menu with matching wines to celebrate our anniversary was something a bit different! The food was excellent (fresh, tasty and well presented) and the wines complemented the food very nicely. The only slight criticism we would have is that we had expected the food to be a bit more "exciting" i.e. offering more adventurous flavour combinations.

We were surprised that the bar and restaurant were both rather quiet on the Friday evening that we visited. This obviously wasn't a problem for us; it just meant there wasn't much of an atmosphere, which was a bit of a shame. The waiting staff were all very friendly and provided a decent level of service.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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