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819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
+1 202-898-1225
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“peri peri” (38 reviews)
“chicken” (229 reviews)
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819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The grilled chicken is plump and juicy. Lots of flavor. I went with "hot." I wish I had gone with Extra Hot. It was an affordable place with healthy options. The house mayo was good for dipping fries. They also have bottles of their sauce...More

Thank Jacob_Kiper
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I saw this right up the street from where I was at I had to get it. If you've never had Nando's Chicken then you need to eat it. Their chicken is always juicy tender and delicious. If there was one close to me I...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My daughter wanted chicken on our first day in DC and a local recommended this place. Of the three days we were in town we went 3 times. :) The chicken was hot and fresh and the sides were oh so yummy! There was little...More

Thank hockeymomchicago69
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We have Nando's in the UK and it is a favorite restaurant of ours but I had never seen it in the US so we couldn't resist. We ordered the 1/2 Chicken and fries (both HOT). We also ordered the Olives and the Mediterranean salad....More

Thank nickwarrilow
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Got the hummus then ordered the full platter with the wife and daughter. So good! Kid couldn't handle spice, we got lemon herb. The only part I don't like is ordering. Someone seats you but you have to get up and order at a register...More

1  Thank Pedro G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Excellent chicken, Chicken liver, and wings cooked to perfection with full taste with a wide variety of delicious sides all at an excellent value for money nice music and cozy setting!

1  Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Nando's is delicious. They do one thing and they do it well. Be warned though, it may be to spicy for some. This is Caribbean-African-Portuguese spicy; not white people spicy. I'd spilt a sharing plate and get multiple sides if your party can agree on...More

1  Thank Erin H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I eat at Nando's all the time. The food is actually quite good. My problem with Nando is that I have never been once and had good service. They run out of things, the food takes forever, the staff does not seem to take proactive...More

2  Thank Jason V
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I work in DC so I'm there often. It happens that Nando's is near two of the places I work, so I go there somewhat often. I typically get a 1/4 chicken, breast and thigh (I think it is) along with rice and mushy peas....More

1  Thank TomBanksJr
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Travelled to DC for a day to take care of important documents with family of 5. Business got done early and we were all hungry so went around scouting for a decent place to sit down and eat. Happy to have seen NANDO's Peri-Peri after...More

Thank 766julietas
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7 September 2017|
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Response from trixietrix | Reviewed this property |
Mild chicken has no heat (spice wise). She would be good to go.
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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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