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Nando's Peri Peri

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702 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
+1 571-858-9945
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Ft. Hunt, VA
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Portions are tiny. Chicken is excellent. But after $30 I still was starved. These were anorexic chickens.

Thank zhuzhuboyer
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This quaint restaurant has a nice vibe. Enjoyable Caribbean/African/Latin music. I enjoyed the Chicken and Baby Kale Salad. It has Baby kale, shredded chicken and crispy chickpeas mixed with greens, olives and cherry tomatoes, all tossed in a creamy yogurt dressing. I had a glass of Sangria to compliment the meal. If you never been to this restaurant, it's a... More 

Thank Bre B
Vienna, Virginia
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511 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great chicken and portions. I got a salad with chicken to go and I thought it seemed small. But I was stuffed after the last bite. Nice to see they have proper portion control. The sauces and chicken are amazing. Love how quick they rang me up and brought my takeout order. Will come here for sure the next time... More 

Thank Kevin P
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this unique restaurant for lunch. The hostess assigns a table and gives you a menu. Then you decide and walk to the counter to place your order. The food is then delivered to your table. I thought it was table service so I sat for a while before I noticed what others were doing. The chicken Peri peri was... More 

Thank Robin H
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It is good restaurant who like spiced food. We tried Peri Peri chicken which was fresh and soft. Fries or chips was also unique with Chilli powder seasoning which was good

Thank MaduraiTraveler
Annandale, Virginia
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Well located and wonderful ambience As usual great chicken and service Would love to come back again Peri Peri

Thank Bhuppy62
Alexandria, Virginia
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123 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I had heard about this place but never took the time to visit. Met a colleague hear for lunch and it is always fun to visit Old Town. Usually for lunch it is not that crowded around this part of town. The setting was cool and modern and you are welcomed from the moment you walk in and that was... More 

Thank Naoji W
Suffolk, Virginia
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant for lunch. I was in town for business & stumbled upon this local favorite. You order at the counter and the cashier assigns you a number to an open table. We had a window seat so could see Old Town foot traffic. Foot was fast and absolutely delicious. I had the grilled chicken breast with medium heat sauce... More 

Thank TJHolland
Beacon Falls, Connecticut
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Very spicy! I loved it but my kids did not except for the grilled corn on the cob...we actually had to order more because they liked it. We enjoyed the unlimited frozen yogurt!!

Thank Michelle M
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here with our group of 35. Buffet style chicken(plain), mashed potatoes, corn on the cob and salad. Several different sauces for your chicken. Unlimited soft drinks (self serve) and brownie for dessert. Really good for our group!

Thank Samantha M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 571-858-9945

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?