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NiFen Bistro

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214 S Lafayette St Ste A, Shelby, NC 28150-4366
+1 704-481-8882
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“filet” (11 reviews)
“pot stickers” (5 reviews)
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
214 S Lafayette St Ste A, Shelby, NC 28150-4366
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

We were staying at a local B&B and NiFen Bistro was the dinner suggestion. Since we had been travelling that day, we decided to head for an early dinner. Great Surprise ... NiFen Bistro had an Early Bird dinner special. We had the Chicken Primavera...More

Thank LouET_79
Reviewed January 23, 2017

My husband and I visited Shelby for a concert at the Don Gibson Theater and a friend recommended NiFen Bistro. The restaurant was quite crowded, with a couple of large groups, but we were seated and served very quickly. They offered only four entrees on...More

Thank runswithdogs
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

When you read the menu, you expect everything to be very delicious but it's just ok. It tastes like something I could make at home.

Thank Banjopickin
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Who would have ever thought that in a small friendly city like Shelby, NC, that, in our opinion, a world class restaurant was tucked away? We enjoy eating out more than most folks and in doing so, we've attained a "taste" for great food and...More

Thank Steve n-Carol H
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Truly enjoyed this little restaurant with excellent food. Had the shrimp appetizer which was off the charts good. The beef shoulder was prepared just right and the bananas dessert was amazing. Great place.

Thank John B
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

I have reviewed this very fine dining establishment several times-- birthdays, Valentines, New Years Eve-- and it has been consistently wonderful! But now I am compelled to share that their take our is just as wonderful as dining in! I had recently had surgery and...More

Thank 59Traveler1964
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was fairly quiet when we arrived apart from a table of 10 ladies having a loud girls night out. The waitress discretely placed us well away from the party so we wouldn't be disturbed. Our server was a lovely lady with a pleasant...More

Thank P G
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We had a wonderful dining experience on this visit to NiFen Bistro, right from the start! We were told about the restaurant from the owners of The Inn of the Patriots, and had perused the menu while at the Inn. We planned on eating early,...More

Thank loving-bears
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

The place is owned by the owners of the B&B we were staying at. It was certainly close enough and we got a free appetizer from our B&B. The menu is eclectic and limited. We started out with potstickers with the best dipping sauce we...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed September 16, 2016

My husband and I live in Hendersonville and friends that we were meeting here for dinner live in the Charlotte area...it was about an hour's drive for both. When our friends recommended Ni Fen because a family member had eaten here, we were totally on...More

Thank Anne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 S Lafayette St Ste A, Shelby, NC 28150-4366
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Shelby
  • Phone Number: +1 704-481-8882
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