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Shehnai Restaurant

447 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1K5, Canada
+1 905-577-0002
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan bread” (8 reviews)
“saag paneer” (7 reviews)
“gulab jamun” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
447 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1K5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We decided on Indian food & knew that Shenhai was nearby offering an all-you-can-eat buffet luncheon. It's a smaller venue, but we did manage to fin a table for two. The buffet consisted of curried goat, chicken masala, butter chicken, a type of sausage, lots...More

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 14 April 2018

When did Shehnai get so slow? We used to get food in about 40 minutes. Our last two orders took well over 75! No wait... our current order is now coming up on 2 hours! What happened? Who’s in charge? There’s no way the kitchen...More

Thank Glen M
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here twice and enjoyed our meals. I didnt realize the buffet was only served midday so was a little disappointed on a Friday evening. We enjoyed the chicken and beef dishes we ordered, well seasoned and tender. The waiter was very pleasant...More

Thank JoMoKe
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We went here on a recommendation. Went in the place was about half full or a little more. Where shown a table and that is where it ended. We sat for 30 minutes and did not even get a glass of water let alone a...More

Thank KennyJH
Reviewed 9 January 2018

My hubby and I were travelling from Toronto to Brantford during rush hour and traffic was horrendous. We decided to have dinner in Hamilton to wait out the traffic. I thought they were offering dinner buffets but I was mistaken. Nevertheless we stayed and ordered...More

Thank KathleenR_28
Reviewed 13 December 2017

My wife and I were here for dinner a few years ago. We didn't have a reservation. Everything that you would expect from an Indian restaurant. Parking is right in front of the establishment. I will definitely be back!

Thank camper226
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We love Indian food and this is a truly amazing restaurant. We love Chicken Madras, the flavour are amazing and what is also very important to us the chicken is of great quality. We also like the fact that if we ask for spicy or...More

Thank Ilya42
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We are watching our calories but we love Indian food. We ordered lightly for 3 people, but the food was excellent and we were satisfied. We ordered vegetable somosas, chicken korma, sag paneer, aloo gobi, nan bread and cheetah beer. Everything was made to perfection...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My son and I had the $44.00 dinner for 2. Once we got the food it was very tasty and sizzling hot as advertised.Flavours were authentic The table was small and uncomfortably close to other tables. The waiter barely had enough space to fit all...More

Thank SDN24
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I loved the variety on the menu. Service was great and on the timetable that they predicted for the take out. I would recommend this one. I have since tried it for a sit-down meal and that was excellent too. We had the Indian beer...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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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