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“DELICIOUS!!!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Nando's

Nando's
191 American Way, National Harbor, MD 20745
301-686-8388
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Brooklyn, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“DELICIOUS!!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

The food is so delicious and affordable! Lemon and mango chicken are my favorites with rice and grapefruit soda. Service is not that great as does get very crowded and the cashiers move slow.

Visited June 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Orchard Park, New York
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Great peri peri chicken, fun for families.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

My family first heard about this restaurant because of my daughter's obsession with one direction. However, it really is a great place to eat. The chicken is flavorful, juicy, and portions are large. Some of the sides are really unique, like the peas with mint and the butternut squash salad. The soda machine was cool if you haven't seen one like it before. It offers pretty much any variation available on coke products. The service was a little unusual: you place your order at a counter, and food was brought to the table. Drinks, silverware, and kids' frozen yogurt is self-serve. Overall, a good choice if you are in the area, and there are a few locations nearby, such as in Old Town Alexandria.

Visited June 2013
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Atlanta
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Good & tasty”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I'd eaten at this chain in London and was happy to find it now in DC area. Overall, it's a tasty chicken meal that's enjoyable and good on your budget.
BTW - If you like spicy go for the hottest available and see if you can take the heat.

Visited June 2013
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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165 reviews 165 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
“Good food - but need to streamline the ordering process”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Nice food and good service even when they are very busy. The ordering process could be streamlined quite a bit. The chicken and sauces were as good as Nandos everywhere else.

I liked the fancy coke machine with endless permutations

  • Visited May 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Was very excited to have Nando's on this trip since this chain in native to this are. Of course, it didn't disappoint! Wish they'd open a chain in NYC area.

Visited June 2013
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