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Shani’s Restaurant, Taradale

Shani’s is an owner-operated bar and eatery run by Shani and Snedden. A proud Kiwi business that represents traditional family food and creates a great environment for the whole family.

Shani's Restaurant exterior

Simple food, cooked well.

At Shani’s there is something for everyone, so hunt out that perfect dish, that thing you’ve been craving, we’d love to make it for you. Please note that our normal in dining menu is also available for takeaway/delivery.

We believe in cooking food that people want to eat and ensuring that the service matches the quality of the food. Our meals are reasonably priced but what makes Shani’s unique is value for money. We offer regular specials and generous portions.

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Weekly Specials*


Unlimited Buffalo / Cajun Wings



9 Delicious Meal Options

  • Flame Grilled Rump Steak
  • Panko Crumbed Chicken
  • Grilled Chicken Breast
  • Spicy Cajun Wings
  • Tangy Buffalo Wings
  • Beer Battered Fish & Chips
  • Lamb Shank & Mash
  • Beef Cheese Burger & Chips
  • Quinoa, Feta Burger & Chips (v)


All You Can Eat Pork Ribs



Family Feast

  • 4 Racks of Ribs
  • 4 Signature Cheese Burgers
  • XXL Chips
  • XXL Salad

*Unfortunately our Tuesday and Thursday Specials are not available for takeaway and are subject to availability while stock lasts. At Shani’s, the food is so good you’ll want your own plate so there’s a no sharing policy on All You Can Eat & Unlimited Specials.