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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” (47 reviews)
“chicken” (250 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

Coming from the UK where Nando's is a very popular chain, we wanted something quick, easy and kind of healthy so decided to give the US one a go. We were not disappointed, the staff were very friendly and the food was superb. We weren't...More

Thank Laurensophia_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a bite to eat. Never had Portuguese before! I had a peri peri bowl that was wonderful! Portuguese rice, arugula salad with grilled corn, hummus and chicken strips with the best sauce! Mango lime? Definitely a good stop!

1  Thank cjlray
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice menu with a choice of sauces. The chicken is very tender and juicy. It's a little pricey but they have a large variety of sauces.

Thank Laura5016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the food. Keep in mind that you order the food at the counter and they bring the food to you. Food seemed a bit over priced, but that could just be DC!

Thank Bea_writer
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We had a great dinner. The chicken was delicious. The sides were great and the menu expanded. The decor was very well done. Friendly staff and lots of seating. The kids enjoyed their meals too.

Thank GregLynn M
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We were first timers at this place, but will definitely return! You go in, get a table and a menu card and when you chose your favourite you go to the counter, order your meal and pay. I liked this system because you have plenty...More

Thank Barbi S
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Since I’m originally from South Africa, this is a staple of my upbringing and having it here again in the US just reminds me of Home. Delicious chicken and the chicken livers are one of my favorites.

Thank jeanlucs_opinion
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch! The chicken had been well-marinated, the sides were great and the selection of sauces hit all the right spots. Not expensive but our group agreed it was one of the best meals we’d had in a long time!

Thank Elysse C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was and is some good chicken. The way they do the flavor mix it really works. I suggest you make time to visit Nando’s.

Thank Davin D
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This was a new type of a restaurant for us, but I loved the dish, Please bring Nando's to California, will be waiting.

Thank Lila L
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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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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