As day goes by, there are new restaurants that come up in Mombasa. From burger joints to mshikaki places and Swahili food. Each having special menu that attracts different clientele. The different establishment located in different parts of Mombasa, some opening at night only and others 24 hours. But there are restaurants that are celebrating over 30 years in Mombasa, their authenticity and traditional menus makes them unique.
One of the restaurants that is celebrating 36 years in Mombasa is Shehnai restaurant. Located at Fatemi House Mungano Street business district, Shehnai Restaurant opened its door in 1984. Specializing North Indian Cuisine with Mughlai and Tandoor (BBQ) Delicacies, the spicy and savory menu will tantalize your taste buds. With 15 staff always ready to serve you during their opening hours, for lunch 11.45 a.m. to 2.45 p.m. and Dinner from 6.45p.m. to 9.45p.m.. They offer BBQ during both opening hours, you can order juicy Murgh Tikka Shahjahani (Boneless pieces of chicken marinated in authentic masala and cooked in Tandoor) or JHeenga Tandoori (Fresh prawns marinated in Tandoori masala and grilled slowly in clay oven). In case you don’t feel like dining in, they offer delivery 100shs within CBD and 300shs out of CBD but free delivery for order above 2000shs within CBD and free delivery for order above 4000shs out of CBD. The prices are affordable with Vegetarians menu costing between 800 shs to 1200 shs, and Non Veg. from 1500 shs to 1800 shs, including seafood menu ranging from 1800 shs – 2500 shs.
As they plan to open other branches, Shehnai Restaurant remains one of the many old restaurant still existing in Mombasa creating memories generation after generation. Many people hold sentimental value to Shehnai Restaurant, remembering the beautiful memories they have created with their loved ones. Named after an Indian musical instrument which is the very soul of joy and merriment, symbolizing the ambience of Shehnai Restaurant where eating is an art and an exciting occasion. Next time you are looking for place to eat, choose Shehnai Restaurant. Their food is 100 % Halal.
For Reservation call: Tel: 254 722 871111 / 254 722 411711