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Nando's

145 D Colombo St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
(03) 332 3207
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Ranked #359 of 519 restaurants in Christchurch
Cuisines: Portuguese
Most recent review
- Apr 22, 2014
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English first
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

When we want some comic relief, we go to this Nando's…. We've visited several times over the years and have been happy. But over the last couple of months, service has become abysmal. Over the course of several weeks, we ordered chips-nothing more-just chips. Once walking in and ordering and twice calling in for takeaway. Our orders took 20, 25,... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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76 reviews 76 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Dined here recently having read a few reviews saying how good the food was. We were very disappointed, the chicken we ordered was bland and, had hardly any flavour at all, the chips were just average with a sprinkling of seasoning on them, The service was awful and chaotic and there were no cutlery or glasses available, and lots of... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Let me start by saying that I am no stranger to Nandos. I have eaten at a large number of their restaurants all over the world and have a fair idea of what to expect. Me and a colleague turned up after work and was surprised to see it absolutely dead. No customers at all. Not a good sign but... More

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Invercargill
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85 reviews 85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Eaten there 2x in last 10 days. Overall reasonable value. If you want tasty then " hot" is minimum you should order. Found double breast burger just superb .... So tasty and plenty. Old fashioned chips are great. Paella tasty but a bit short on the chicken bits. Overall I thought the cafe was ok and provided some difference from... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Although they do takeaways, this more of a sit-down restaurant due to the time it takes them to prepare the food. Burgers have real whole chicken breasts, pre-marinaded and cooked to order. It takes more time (and is more expensive), but the results are worthwhile in my opinion.

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Christchurch
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Looking for a quick meal before going to a concert. Chicken tenderloins very tasty but found the chips very over salted. Partner had Portugese Chicken Skewer - tasty but not enough chicken for the price that was paid. Not sure that we would go back

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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

The chicken burger (extra hot) was very tasty...Love the crunchiness of the bread and the fries are really good...would go back anytime for another meal!

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

For the price you pay, you would expect something edible. Tastes like microwaved crap that you go with out. The coleslaw at the super market seems fresher then what they serve here

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

Where else you can find halal food, delicious and good place for meeting friends in CHC? the answer just NANDO'S :)

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

A little pricey but delicious chicken delivered hot and fast

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