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Shanna's Portuguese Restaurant

Circular Drive, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
+27 41 367 4560
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (62 reviews)
“ribs” (31 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Circular Drive, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If its good service, cleanliness & excellent food you are looking for Shanna's is the place! PS if you love eating prawns, this is the place!

Thank suehJ5174KP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are new to PE and the restaurant was recommended by friends. We were pleasantly surprised. Good food, good and friendly service and well priced! We will visit again!!

Thank Ewerd R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food. Good, well trained and friendly waiter. Nice and warm restaurant on a cold evening. We discovered the restaurant today and will definitely be back.

Thank Annelie F
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I have never had bad food here... The prawns, chicken, steak, calamari, desserts are amongst many of the dishes that I live here and could never fault it! Service is a bit slow, but very friendly. They can improve their wine list.

Thank anri_bester
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Whenever I am fortunate enough to find myself in Port Elizabeth South Africa, I try to eat at Shanna's. The food is consistently excellent and of superb quality. The calamari steaks and prawns never fail to please. The hosts are so welcoming and friendly its...More

Thank Juanita A
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

What an amazing little place, packed with lots of atmosphere and friendliness. Great food prepared to perfection. Between the seafood, poultry and fillet I honestly can't point out my favorite. For sure a place I will visit again

Thank LouisBerg
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Shanna's is our 'home from home' restaurant and always a pleasure to visit. Food is consistently excellent, good quality ingredients, well prepared and very tasty. Favourite is always the prawns, or the steak and prawn combo. Delicious! Warm and friendly hosts and efficient, friendly waitrons...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Jorge and Xana are a great team and have stuck to the same formula and menu since their early days in Central. Their chicken and prawn combos are a must and the Portuguese steak is as tender and flavoursome as you could wish for. With...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I try to get to Shanna's at least once a month! Their prawns and lobster tails are to die for! The espatadas are the way to go if you want quality steak skewers and great taste!

Thank Stephen U
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with the family after reading so many good reviews on T.A. and we were not dissapointed. Amazingly prawns and seafood. Prompt and excellent service. The waiter recommended some lovely wine which was affordable. The place was quite busy as it is...More

Thank stanmar567
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Juanita A | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to phone and contact them. Shanna's Portuguese Restaurant Circular Drive, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa Phone: +27 41 367 4560
19 April 2016|
Response from Juanita A | Reviewed this property |
yes I would definitely say so!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Circular Drive, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 367 4560
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