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Shell Beans

Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
+960 333-3686
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (26 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“juice” (6 reviews)
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All hours
Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

hangout spot for locals and tourist , accepts credit cards. Good food as well. Recommend to try the bryiani! Great service. Has two sections, air-conditioning and open air.

Thank CaptainRajesh
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is one of the oldest "upmarket" café in Maldives and always a good place for quality drink. However, the challenge is in service. One day awesome, the next day crap. We had an unbelievable experience of placing orders and waited for 40 min and...More

Thank elfin27
Reviewed 26 October 2017

My number one stop when i arrive in Male, Good presentation, good restaurant ambiance , good service & best food quality in Male!!

Thank levineambrose
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Food is tasty and quick service. Restaurant is clean and friendly staff . Always busy Restaurant and clean. Outside view is so nice can see Ferry terminal . It's very near to Ferry terminal. Thank you!!!

Thank Rushmarj
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Who would ever doubt Shell Beans?! Good presentation, good restaurant ambience, good service, AND best food quality in Male! Never skip Shell Beans on your Maldives experience :)

Thank kaydimacali
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great spot for a quick bite. Great ice cream and desert selection. Nice place to meet with some friends.

Thank Dany L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I often use here for breakfast or lunch. They have many type of guests as friends, couple, family and solo. So it's useful and food is good.

Thank Yukari K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The food is good.. great location overlooking the sea Staffs are ok.. some need a training to smile Great menu

Thank Ridha a
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The new menu looks great loved the weekly lunch express. Amazing view overlooking the beautiful harbor and Velana international airport.

Thank Ilyas M
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I've been there and was looking for the famous Chocolate and Biscuit Cake, I was recommended to try the Chocolate Lava Cake with Ice Cream, it was great choice. The place is in the center where the markets and the old town, where you can...More

Thank IsmailMSaeed
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13 January 2015|
Response from Vagabond W | Reviewed this property |
Shell Beans does not offer a breakfast buffet, sorry about that. Cheers!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Delivery, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Male
  • Phone Number: +960 333-3686
  • E-mail
Shell Beans currently has Three cafes located in the heart of Male' and Hulhumale' island. One cafe overlooking the turquoise blue Indian Ocean opposite jetty number 7 and the other cafe centrally located down Ameenee Magu opposite Ghiyasuddin School. Our brand new cafe and restaurant outlet conveniently located off Nirolhu Magu, Hulhumale. just a 05 minutes drive from Ferry Terminal.
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