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819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
+1 202-898-1225
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Portuguese, International
819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
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Reviewed 6 September 2013

On a recent trip to visit my daughter who lives in DC...she took us to this restaurant in China Town. It is fun and has an interesting menu. My husband had a simply grilled chicken breast with the standard peri peri sauce and liked it....More

Thank C B
Reviewed 5 September 2013

My daughters wanted to go to Nandos because their favorite band One Direction eats Nandos. It was good. Everything is pretty spicy including the salad I ordered. You can order different levels of spicy. I didn't order any spice and it was hot. Luckily I...More

Thank DL123452013
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Our recent weekend in Washington DC often left us standing around trying to decide where to eat. Do we go up the ladder, bite the bullet and spend way to much money, do we go to a place where the cost wont kill our wallets...More

Thank Oisin07
Reviewed 19 August 2013

If you like spicy chicken and reasonable prices, this is the place for you. My daughter and I ordered peri peri chicken and four different sides. Coleslaw was excellent, crunchy and creamy. Fries with peri salt, Portugese rice and grilled corn on the cob were...More

Thank Joelle T
Reviewed 17 August 2013

The food Nando's was a welcome trip from the same old, same old. Everyone enjoyed the chicken, and we all had it made the way we liked! The restaurant and bathrooms were spotless. The staff was friendly and attentive. The Portuguese rice spicy good. Same...More

Thank Nooproblem
Reviewed 13 August 2013

This is a good low budget fun restaurant. It is a nice atmosphere in Gallery Place area where most restaurants are more expensive. It is very kid friendly. It's a chicken place o don't expect much more on the menu.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We were really struggling to find somewhere for both us and the children in the Dupoint Circle and fell upon one of our family favourites Nandos which we all love. The half chickens were as tasty and well cooked as ever and we enjoyed this...More

Thank jacqui43
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I'd heard sooo much about the food. Finally got to experience it. The chicken was different. Really good. The lemon and herb sauce had a little kick. I had to add more. Having lived in New Orleans, I enjoy spice. I loved it. This is...More

Thank jazzyd13
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 1 August 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
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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, Kids, Child-friendly
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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