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35A Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-348 4660
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“piri piri” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (18 reviews)
“hot sauce” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Barbecue, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
35A Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We been to lunch here, prices are moderate and worth for money. Had full chicken and sides. Chicken was delicious with range of peri peri sauces and lovely seasonings. Will go back for more

Thank ashok a
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The chicken is cooked perfectly, very tender and juicy. Service is literally fast-food tier and don't have high expectations. A bit on the more expensive side for value. (about 1.5x price of kfc original recipes of same size)

Thank Victor_1468
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Went for (what was supposed to be) an easy dinner with family, but when I received what I’d ordered and tried it (Halloumi & grilled veg) it didn’t taste right so we took it to the counter and attempted to send it back and swap...More

1  Thank Aisha A
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

New Zealand Nandos doesn’t compete with UK Nandos but this one wasn’t too bad. Good food, prompt service, and clean toilets.

Thank James M
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

My family ate here on a Thursday after Christmas, we wanted a cheap but filling lunch and we got that. The food was fine, it was standard Nando’s and what we expected. The toilets however, were another story. The smell of unwashed toilet floor hits...More

Thank kiwimimi00
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Very juicy chicken and the best fresh garden salad, hummus n feta bread was delish. The service was friendly n prompt. Thank you

Thank 935Loulou
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Chicken Grilled with hot peri peri sauce will mesmerise your taste buds.Staff are friendly. One of the best Nando’s in the world.

Thank John W
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

My first time at an NZ nandos and was impressed... service, food and everything imbetween was great! Thank you!

Thank Hunsta56
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Often come with family. The BBQ chicken is really tender, kids love them! Must go for the extra hot peri peri sauce.

Thank 655sherryy
Reviewed June 10, 2017

standard Nandos fare - quite expensive for what it is. Not great on service - no real enthusiasm for what they are doing

1  Thank Mike L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35A Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 4660
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