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Nando's

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Neighbourhood:
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32A Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1HU, Scotland
+44 845 780 1801
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time I'd had ever been in a "Nando's" and will be the last, the restaurant was dirty and the tablewere so sticky my shirt got stuck on it , I walked out..need I say more!

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Thank Ralfie1957
England
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a whim we bought theatre tickets and needed to eat before the show. Everywhere else close by said we needed to have a reservation so we waited for a table here as the waitress said we shouldn't have to wait that long and we didn't. Great meal, served in good time to get to theatre on time.

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Thank JRH1708
Fredericton NB
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Was there with a large group (13) so that was chosen as easy to accommodate a number of people. Chicken was ok, but the grilled hallomi was to die for.. would go back for the hallomi

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Thank 611_mcd
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for a late dinner after doing a ghost tour. Service was great and speedy. Food was of the expected quality. Overall it was a great Nando's.

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Thank niddynod
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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729 reviews
479 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited today and it was mobbed. Always a good sign when you visit a restaurant! When our food finally arrived, the chicken was lukewarm. Very disappointing, although it still tasted amazing. Would have been perfect if it was warm!

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Thank Abi S
Bakersfield, California
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154 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Good seating with nice service. The food is delicious. I ordered off the bone spicy chicken and the chicken liver was delicious.

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Thank Hany G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We discovered Nando's in Glasgow and found it to be an inexpensive, tasty meal while traveling. The food at this location was almost as good(fries were a bit soggy). My main objection was the restaurant seemed not as clean as the one in Glasgow. The table was sticky and the sauce bottles looked like they needed a good cleaning. Still,... More 

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Thank Amber S
Biloxi, Mississippi
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Well, i have heard a lot about Nando's just never about what kind of food it was! Now i know! Its yummy chicken however it was really spicy. My husband and I really enjoyed the food. When we ordered, one of the girls didn't really give me the time of day. Granted i am the uneducated tourist, but it would... More 

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Thank Kahlyn M
Tucson, Arizona
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Delicious food. We ate here twice. The second time was on a Friday night. Never again. I should have known better. But, the food was still good. Just slow service. Quick and efficient service when we went for lunch. Located super close to the National Museum. So, it was a convenient stop, too!

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Thank tiffanyhE2622IE
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Chicken does not need to be boring and Nandos have it down to an art form. The four of us left really full to be honest i left food on my plate as the portions are big. The only thing i felt wrong was it was very cold up stairs i had my jacket on to keep me warm until... More 

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Thank Paul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Fast food, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32A Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1HU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 845 780 1801
Description
This is the third location of Nando's opened in Edinburgh, UK. Tripadvisor has listings for the 1st two restaurants.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Old Town

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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