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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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“piri piri” (46 reviews)
“chicken” (242 reviews)
“portuguese rice” (13 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
819 7th St NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20001-3762
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While on choir tour my son visited Nando’s for the amazing chicken and grilled corn. Unfortunately he realized he had lost his wallet and tried to cancel his order. However, the manager brought out his food, such an amazing and kind gesture. The group said...More

Thank Casey P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was taken to this restaurant by colleagues from work. I had some apprehensions because it is not your typical American restaurant, but to my surprise the food was delicious. Once the meal was over; I knew I would be back again soon. I can’t...More

Thank Yalc13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an absolutely delicious meal for under $25! The atmosphere was casual and super friendly. I highly recommended the chicken breast sandwich!

Thank barbaraannbarbre20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend suggested this chain to me because of the flavorful chicken. The food is good, reasonably priced, and the service is pretty fast.

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh, wow! I was so, so happy to come upon this gem. We walked right in despite a very busy Saturday in DC, ordered, and sat down to receive an excellent meal. They had a chicken sandwich with cheese and pineapple, which they have since...More

Thank NatalieWatersSeum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're like me and enjoy pineapple in your pizza, get the pineapple-chicken sandwich. Delicious! Peri-fries are awesome too. My daughter got the chicken breast and said it was amazing.

Thank Bethaleen242
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had someone tell me about this place from Arizona, so I looked it up and visited while nearby. My friend liked the peri peri pepper and that is the secret here. It is Portuguese marinated chicken grilled and sauced with African peppers. The spicy...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 12 March 2018

It was my first time, I got the mild sauce...nothing to rave over, tasted like drummies done on the backyard grill(which is not a bad thing) $14 for 12 of em

1  Thank BigBearRising
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Totally different spin on chicken places. We were pleasantly surprised and would visit again. Only thing I didn’t like was the menu doesn’t state that the sandwiches come with a sauce on them other than that it’s a great little place and I would go...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I went to lunch at the Nando in February 2018 and had a great experience. I liked the spicy chicken breast. The entree portions are really good, especially because it can come with two sides which should be plenty of food. Great quality and tasty...More

1  Thank Michael F
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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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