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819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
+1 202-898-1225
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“peri peri” (37 reviews)
“chicken” (218 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Portuguese, International
819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

On our vacation to DC, we visited Nando's for lunch at our teenage daughter's request. She read somewhere that One Direction loves Nando's. I will tell you that I went in with not so high expectations. Well, it was fantastic! The staff was all super...More

1  Thank Shelly W
Reviewed 31 July 2013

My daughter and I stumbled across this restaurant and had to go in due to her infatuation with a certain boy band. I reluctantly agreed, but was pleasantly surprised. Chicken was excellent, price was reasonable (for DC). Staff was very friendly, and offered my daughter...More

Thank adamtravels_1969
Reviewed 31 July 2013

My daughter and I visited with friends on the first day of Our April vacation visit. Our friends picked us up from our hotel in Arlington, only to find out that we could have taken the metro, which was very close to the restaurant! The...More

Thank Kerrie B
Reviewed 28 July 2013

The food was ok, just a roast chicken joint. But a chicken caesar salad and a chicken breast with fries plus 1 lemonade were $27.

Thank bonbun
Reviewed 26 July 2013 via mobile

I first had Nando's Peri-Peri few years back in Africa. When I traveled to Washington DC I was so excited to find this delicious cuisine again. I ate their hot peri-peri wings, which were flavorful and had tremendous kick! My husband enjoyed 1/4 chicken, his...More

Thank Nurseliza1
Reviewed 25 July 2013

While perusing their (very interesting & diverse) menu, I noticed that they offer a steak sandwich in addition to their broad chicken-based cuisine. I decided to try it & was not disappointed. The steak was a flavorful & quality cut of meat. The slaw was...More

Thank Bob O
Reviewed 23 July 2013

If you like fresh food, with zesty (and spicy if you so desire), this is a wonderful option! We stopped in on a weekday evening, good vibe, great food and quick service. Highly recommended!

Thank jwsheket
Reviewed 13 July 2013

This place has great chicken. Everything we ordered was delicious. Wings spicy and medium spicy were well seasoned and flavorful, Garlic bread was crisy, Sangria iwas good, red mashed potatoes and green peas tasted good. You order the food at the counter and get your...More

Thank coolindva
Reviewed 6 July 2013

For years i've been hearing about Nando's from the british bloggers on youtube; so I had to try it on my trip to DC. Food was good. Chicken was well seasoned. Definitely must try the garlic bread. decent prices and good ambience at the restaurant.

Thank travell0ver81
Reviewed 5 July 2013

I have recently come to DC to spend some time with my children. Even from our arrival, my children were talking about Nando’s. My son is a connoisseur and food critique and I certainly had high regard on his assessment and accepted his proposal. We...More

Thank Jeereddy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-898-1225
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