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Nando's - Spitalfields

#10,985 of 18,488 Restaurants in London
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116-118 Commercial Street, London E1 6NF, England
020 7650 7775
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Ok

Fairly standard for Nandos. Its basically a fast food chain so you can't expect too much. That said food was ok and service was quick and friendly.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
Legoman1977
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26 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Glos
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Fairly standard for Nandos. Its basically a fast food chain so you can't expect too much. That said food was ok and service was quick and friendly.

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South of England
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went in and were soon shown to a table which was rather tacky to the touch and could have done with more cleaning. We ordered and duly waited...and waited...and waited. It took probably over 1/2 an hour to turn up at a time when the restaurant wasn't overly busy. I had a chicken burger and the size of the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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204 reviews 204 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Just round the corner from Liverpool St station, we popped in here for tea after seeing the Xmas lights in the West End and while waiting for our train home. Fast service, tasty food, even the small side of chips was big, nice sauces to add as you like. Relatively good value for London (which seemed very expensive to us... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The service was fast. The staff are friendly. The food is average. Nandos originally introduced piri piri to the UK mainstream market however there are so many places offering better quality food. I ordered a quarter chicken with chips and a side. The chicken was dry and I'm aware they have many sauces available however there are other places doing... More 

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london
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91 reviews 91 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a really good branch of the chain. The meals came quickly and were delicious. The staff are polite and friendly and the restaurant clean and very presentable. A safe bet for a quick meal with children. The bottomless yogurt is a big hit.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I just took a friend here for his first Piri-Piri infused chicken experience and as he finished his last morsel he said to me, "I didn't know what happiness was until I'd been to Nando's!" I am somewhat of a Nando's connoisseur and I happily rate commercial street as one of the best branches in London; fantastically knowledgeable staff, service... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Good chicken and that's about it. Nando's as a chain has been taking over high streets up and down the country. With celebs tweeting about it to earn the infamous black nando's card. More prized than the black Amex card. It's chicken it's good even if a little pricey.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I never had been in Nandos before and I don`t think I would go back again. I had a chicken wrap and it was so dry and the piece of chicken too small. I rather have fried chicken in a corner shop.

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canada
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114 reviews 114 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

One of the daughters was insistent on trying this place, we all piled in expecting chicken piri having spent some time in Portugal maybe our expectations were too high... what can I say? weird set up with the service, this place attracts loud city personalities that if you don't mind listening to everything about them then you are ok... not... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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428 reviews 428 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
241 helpful votes 241 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

This is the closest Nandos to where I work. I have been often and receive consistently poor service. An example was yesterday. I ordered my meal in the middle of eight of us on a table. It wss midday and the restaurant was not busy. Everyone received their meal except me. I waited ten minutes. I saw a plate up... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 116-118 Commercial Street, London E1 6NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighborhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: 020 7650 7775

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 43
  • Cuisine: Portuguese

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