Welcome To Ni Fen Kitchen

At the top of the list is a selection of burgers and sides based upon a certified Black Angus patty blended from ground sirloin and short rib cuts accompanied by the finest and freshest ingredients, paired with your choice of sides and beverages, and all for a very reasonable price.

Delicious Appetizers!

Our fantastic selection of appetizers include 4 different flavors of chicken wings, grilled Mexican street corn, as well as house fried pork skins.  There’s something for everyone!

Tacos & Burritos!

We have selection of Tacos with your choice of Carnitas, Carne Asada, Salmon, Chicken, Shrimp and Korean BBQ Pork.

Weekly Food & Drink Specials…

Food Specials

Monday Night Special  – Lasagna

5 – 10 pm –  Enjoy lasagna, salad, garlic bread and tea or soda, $8

Tuesday Night Special  – 12 oz Ribeye

5 – 10 pm  – Our grilled 12 oz Ribeye with baked potato and roasted seasonal vegetables. $17.99.

Wednesday Night Special  –  1/2 Roasted Chicken

5 – 10 pm  – 1/2 Roasted chicken served with roasted potatoes & seasonal vegetables. $12.99

Thursday  -1/2 Price Appetizers

4:30 to 6:30 pm  – See an appetizer you want to try? Why not try two or three, especially at 1/2 price.

Saturday All Day – 2 Carolina Hot Dogs

All beef Carolina hot dogs with chili, slaw &  onions and your choice of side for $5

Drink Specials

Monday…$2 Domestic and Imports

Tuesday…1/2 Price Wine by the Glass

Wednesday…$3 House Liquor

Thursday…$3 Draft Craft Beer

Mozzarella Sticks

With marinara sauce, $5

Deviled Eggs

Local, farm fresh eggs with sweet relish, ​$4

Fried Pickles

Lightly breaded pickle chips with Southwestern Ranch dipping sauce, $6

Stuffed Jalapenos (GF)

Pimento cheese stuffed bacon wrapped jalapeno peppers with chipotle ranch, $9

Chicken Wings (GF)

Buffalo, Honey Chipotle, tangy BBQ, Caribbean Jerk, Crazy Chinese Girl, with choice of ranch or bleu cheese and celery sticks
7 pieces, $6
11 pieces, $9

Holy Moly Shrimp

Lightly fried shrimp, tossed in a creamy citrus sriracha sauce, on a bed of mixed greens, $9

Mexican Street Corn

Grilled corn covered in creamy chili and lime sauce, with crumbled cotija cheese, $4

OMG Nachos!

Tortilla chips piled high with seasoned ground beef, cowboy beans, shredded lettuce, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo and sour cream, $12

Baby Back Ribs

Hickory slow roasted ribs with tangy BBQ sauce. $9


Salad Dressings – Honey Mustard, Ranch, Creamy Balsamic, Asian Citrus, Bleu Cheese, Berry Vinaigrette

Greek Salad

Romain lettuce with Kalamata olives, diced tomatoes, cucumbers, onions and feta cheese. 
Small, $8     Large, $12

Chef Salad

Fresh greens, turkey, ham, bacon, hard-boiled eggs, tomato, and cucumber with choice of dressing’
Small, $7     Large, $11

Asian Chicken Salad

Ginger soy marinated chicken served over mixed greens with rice noodles, mandarin oranges, and pineapple tossed with Asian citrus vinaigrette.
Small, $7   Large, $11

Fried Oyster Salad

Mixed greens, eggs, bacon, and red onion tossed in creamy balsamic dressing, topped with crispy fried oysters.
Small, $8  Large, $12

Caesar Salad (GF)

Romaine lettuce with parmesan cheese, and croutons
Small, $6  Large, $9

Ni Fen Salad (GF)

Mixed greens with tomato, onion and carrots. Your choice of dressing.
Small, $5  Large, $8

Warm Goat Cheese Salad

Mixed greens, apples and red onion tossed in a berry vinaigrette, with walnut crusted goat cheese., $12

Quinoa Salad (GF)

Red quinoa with toasted almonds, apricots, baby kale, sprouts, green onions in cider vinaigrette, $10

Loco Taco Salad

Seasoned ground beef with lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar and sour cream, $9

Add to any salad: chicken $4, shrimp $6, Scottish salmon $9

(No substitutes. Sides not included.)


Shredded slow roasted pork, salsa verde, pickled red onion, on a corn tortilla, $3

Carne Asada

Seasoned grilled beef, grilled onions, smoky tomato  sauce, and fresco, on a corn tortilla, $4


Grilled salmon, jicima slaw, chipotle aioli, on a flour tortilla $4


Marinated grilled shrimp, jicima slaw, guacamole, fresh pico de gallo, on flour tortilla, $4


Shredded chicken, salsa verde, fresco, cilantro lime slaw, on a corn tortilla $3

Korean BBQ Pork

Slow cooked shredded pork slathered with an Asian BBQ sauce with cilantro lime slaw, on steamed bun , $4

Ahi Tuna

Raw tuna marinated in ginger soy sauce with mango salsa, drizzled with wasabi cream sauce in a flour tortilla $4

Lettuce Wrap

Shredded Asian Chicken with rice noodles and lime slaw, wrapped in Iceberg lettuce, $4


Flour Tortilla, topped with Guacamole and pico de gallo
Add choice of:
Chicken, $9
Steak, $11
Cheese, $6
Veggie, $7

Super Burrito

Spanish rice, cowboy beans, wrapped in flour tortilla, topped with pico de gallo, choice of:

Seasoned Ground Beef Burrito, $10
Pollo (Chicken) Burrito​, $9
Carnitas (Pork) Burrito​, $9
Vegetarian Burrito​, $8

(No substitutes. Sides not included.)

Turkey Sandwich

Smoked turkey breast on Focaccia Bread with pesto mayonnaise, Havarti cheese and bacon, $8

Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Southwestern ranch, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, and onion, $7

Bleu Cheese Chicken Salad Wrap

Bleu cheese chicken salad with mixed greens in a tomato basil wrap, $7

Classic BLT

Apple wood smoked bacon, fresh ripe tomato and crisp lettuce, with Duke’s mayonnaise on toasted oatmeal bread, $7

BBQ Pork Sandwich

Slow roasted shredded and smothered with tangy BBQ sauce and white slaw.  $5

Half & Half Lunch Special

Available 11 am – 2 pm only, Monday – Friday only.

Choose two items from two of the three options below $6

Sandwich Option:

Classic BLT, or Blue Cheese Chicken Wrap

Salad Options:

House Salad or Caesar Salad

Soup Options:

White bean chicken Chili or Soup of Day


BBQ Ribs

Slow roasted BBQ ribs with choice of two sides

Half Rack, $13   Whole Rack, $19

Daily Quiche Special

Daily Quiche special. Served with fruit, and a side salad. Available 11am to 2:30 pm. Ask your server for the  Quiche of the Day!


Fresh Angus Sirloin & Short Rib – all burgers come with lettuce & tomato, onion & pickles
(No substitutes on Burgers. Sides not included.)

Classic 1/3 Pound Burger

On brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickle, $5

Carolina 1/3 Pound Burger

On brioche bun with homemade chili, slaw,  and diced onion, $8

Vegan Burger

On gluten free bun with veganaise, fresh pico de gallo and sprouts, $7

California 1/3 Pound Burger

On brioche bun with guacamole, fried onions & sprouts,  $8

Shelby 1/3 Pound Burger

Brioche bun with crispy livermush, fried egg,  pimento cheese and special sauce, $9

Mushroom Swiss 1/3 Pound Burger

On brioche bun, $8

Burger of the Month Special

(Ask your server)

75¢ Burger Toppings

“Merican cheese”
Pimento cheese
Cheddar cheese
Swiss cheese
Havarti cheese
Caramelized onions
Fried onions
Grilled mushrooms
Creamy cole slaw
Pico de gallo

$1.25 Burger Toppings

Apple wood smoked bacon (per slice)
Fried egg

$2 Gluten free bun 

$3 Extra Burger Patty

Fresh, all natural ground chuck – all burgers come with lettuce & tomato, onion & pickles

(No substitutes on Burgers. Sides not included.)

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, eggs or unpasteurized milk may increase your risk of foodborne illness. Our Caesar dressing contains raw eggs.

**Items fried in 100% Peanut Oil

Steak Fries  – $3

Pasta Salad  – $3

Cole Slaw  – $3

Cowboy Beans  – $3

Sweet Potato Waffle Fries  – $3

Onion Rings  – $3

Spanish Rice  – $3

Quinoa Salad  – $4

Bananas Ni Fen  – $8

Chocolate Cake  – $6

Caramel Apple Pie Empanada  – $4

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream (1 Scoop)  – $2

Fried Cheese Cake with Chocolate Sauce1 $5

Tea  – $1.89

Coke, Sprite, Diet Coke, Sundrop, Ginger Ale  – $1.89

San Pellegrino – $2.99

Panna Water –  $2.99

Coffee  – $2.49

Hot Tea  – $2.79

Juice  – $2.79

Milk  – $2.79

Whites by the Glass

2014 Lagaria Pinot Grigio, by the glass $7  Bottle $16
2015 La Playa Sauvignon Blanc, by the glass $8 Bottle $20
Donati “Sorelle Per Sempere” Chardonnay, by the glass $8, Bottle $20
2013 Peirano Moscato, by the glass $8  Bottle $19

Reds By the Glass

2015 Nine Block Pinot Noir, by the glass $8, Bottle $20
2015 Sombras Del Sol Cabernet Sauvignon, by the glass $8, Bottle $20
Alias Merlot, by the glass $8, Bottle $20

Whites and Bubbles

NV Proa Cava Brut $18
2014 Egeo Verdejo $19
2014 Nessa Albarino  $22
2014 Chehelem Inox Chardonnay $27
2012 Luca Chardonnay  $42


2015 La Maldita Garnacha $15
2012 Tikal Natural Malbec/Syrah Organic $28
2014 Fortnight Cabernet Sauvignon $34
2013 BonAnno $35


Budweiser, Bud Light, Coors Light, Coors,, Michelob Ultra – $3


Heineken, Corona Light, Buckler NA, Stella Artois, Dos Equis, –  $4

Craft Bottles

Blue Moon, Stone IPA and Yuengling $4.50
Ask your server about weekly offerings

Craft Draft

Check the blackboard for what’s on tap! – $5

Whats on Tap…

$5…Allagash White

$5…Bell’s Two Hearted Ale

$5…Duck Rabbit Milk Stout

$5…Newgrass Steamcog Grisette w/ Thai Roselle

$5…Newgrass Eat My Dust Double IPA

$5…Narragansett Lager

Featured Craft Beer…

$4.50…Highland Gaelic Amber Ale

$4.50…Mother Earth Dark Cloud Dunkel

$2.50…The Unknown Pre-game Session Ale

$2.50…The Unknown Venture American Stout


Monday – Saturday –  11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Event Catering

Available by calling 704-406-9338 • Ni Fen Parties & Provisions Private Room Available

Also Visit Ni Fen Bistro – Modern American cuisine with only the freshest ingredients.
Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 5 – 10 pm
Nifen Bistro | 214 South Lafayette Street | Shelby, North Carolina 28150 | 704-481-8882 | www.NiFenWine.com