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Nando's - Swiss Cottage

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O2 Centre, 255 Finchley Road, London NW3 6LU, England
+44 20 7435 4644
11:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited Nando's Finchley Road with my son. We ordered a couple of chicken wraps. The restaurant was very quiet. After waiting almost half an hour we queried the order. They offered no explanation but delivered one wrap a few minutes later. We decided to share the wrap while the other one came. It didn't come. We finished the shared... More 

Thank simonandsaraF
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the Butterfly Chicken and Prego Steak Roll. The food was absolutely wonderful (we didn't leave a thing). After a disappointing trip 4 days prior, we were given vouchers for our complaint. On our return, we were treated brilliantly by all staff. Thank you to Stefan for throwing in complimentary drinks and natas! We will definitely be returning to... More 

Thank Dot S
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Nando's has always been the perfect soul food. It's taste is very consistent as well as its service. Fast quick and easy when on a short lunch break, this restaurant will have u in and out in 30 mins feeling lightly full. A must visit for me every so often and very much recommended. I've never had a bad experience... More 

Thank Sam K
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Usual Nandos experience. Good consistent food. Helpful staff who weren't over attentive. Adequate portions well cooked.

Thank mikecA264XE
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went to Nados for the first time in almost 12 years and left unhappy. The positives - nice relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff, taasty food The negatives - I have NEVER seen a smaller chicken in my life, I order a quarter chicken with two sides, just over £7 I believe, and I was left flabbergasted when the dish arrived with... More 

Thank Christopher R
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I brought two teenage boys to London from California for a vacation. They insisted we needed to eat at Nando's and we were lucky enough to have this one across the street from the hotel. We'd never had peri-peri chicken before and we loved it. Great location, great food, nice staff, fair prices.....great experience! We met an employee named Albert... More 

Thank na9999
England, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

This was a great restaurant with very tasty chicken. Staff were particularly helpful - this was my first visit to this chain so I needed some guidance, particularly on selecting the right level of spiciness. Very good and original side dishes.

Thank Shaltanac
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Good service nice place Quite small for a nandos but service was good food fine Wheelchair friendly.you know what your getting with nandos

Thank Bev M
Derry, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

The food is just OK. It was very noisy towards the back where they cater for kids parties. Its probably OK for a kids party but not for anyone else there for lunch.

Thank manzag
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73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Arguably the best place to enjoy chicken dishes. Originally, I thought this place is traditional Portuguese food restaurant (because of the logo of Nando's), and I rushed inside to try for the first time back in 2008. I will never forget the awesome interior design and food quality that still lives up to today. Prices are...OK. Meaning it is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$38 - US$43
Portuguese, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: O2 Centre, 255 Finchley Road, London NW3 6LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7435 4644

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