Posts Tagged ‘Nando’s’

Nando’s wings its way to New Malden

Friday, December 12th, 2014

If you’ve stepped foot in New Malden this week, chances are, you’ve probably seen our shiny new restaurant which opened its doors to the public on Wednesday. And you guessed it – our legendary Portuguese flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken was hot on everyone’s lips!

You’ll find us on New Malden’s High Street – a stone’s throw away from the cinema and shops, providing the perfect PERi-PERi pit stop for everyone during the festive period. Whether it’s with family, friends or work colleagues, we’ve got a menu packed full of variety and flavours. You’ll be spoiled for choice!

In true Nando’s style, the new restaurant has been decked out with beautiful South African artwork throughout, paying homage to our roots.

And if you’re up for some festive fun, get involved with #NandosChristmas for a chance to win a £100 Gift Card. Head to www.nandos.co.uk/Christmas for more info!

Nando’s MK Stadium has hatched!

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Milton Keynes received an Extra Hot treat this week as we opened the town’s fifth restaurant – Nando’s Milton Keynes – MK Stadium!

Our legendary Portuguese flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken can now be enjoyed at MK Stadium, making it the perfect pit stop for sports fans, shoppers and cinema goers. The restaurant’s look and feel is inspired heavily by our South African Portuguese roots. We’ve got the biggest collection of South African artwork in the UK, and Nando’s MK Stadium is packed to the rafters with original stunning artwork.

The new restaurant serves all of your favourite Nando’s dishes as well as some new items on the menu, including the succulent ‘No Bones About It’ platter, which features a Butterfly Chicken, Boneless Thighs and four regular sides.

So swing by to Nando’s Milton Keynes – MK Stadium to see what all the fuss is about!

Nando’s Walthamstow has hatched!

Friday, November 21st, 2014

You may have spotted the doors to our shiny new Walthamstow restaurant wide open this week, bringing a serious hit of spice to East London in the form of our very own legendary Portuguese flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken.

Taking inspiration from our South African and Portuguese roots, the restaurant features beautiful African artwork and design throughout, resulting in a fun and vibrant space for all to enjoy.

Conveniently situated on the high street, Nando’s Walthamstow is perfect for shoppers and cinema-goers looking for a delicious meal and a great atmosphere. You’ll also be delighted to see the Boneless Platter has arrived on the Nando’s menu, which includes a Butterfly Chicken, Boneless Thighs and four Regular Sides.

So what are you waiting for? If you’re winging it in Walthamstow, do drop by and refuel for an extra hot PERi–PERi experience.

Online Takeaway has landed in Ireland!

Monday, November 10th, 2014

Online Takeaway has landed in Ireland!

Chicken lovers of Ireland, it’s now easier than ever to get your PERi-PERi fix through the Nando’s App or Online*!

Whether you want a quick bite to eat while out and about or simply can’t face the face the kitchen when en route home from the office, Nando’s takeaway is on hand.

To let the internet get you dinner, all you need to do is:

1. Simply download the Nando’s App (from the Apple Store) and register your details – don’t worry – this is just a one off!
2. Place your order – you can also save your favourite Nando’s meal to make it super quick next time
3. Select your collection time and location – based on whatever suits you
4. It’s then time to pay for your order (by credit or debit card or PayPal) – this will make sure there’s no messing around when you pop in to pick up your takeaway
5. Collection is quick and easy. All you need to do when you arrive at the restaurant is say hello – we will be expecting you!
6. We will then take your order number and add the final touches to your food – any chips will be freshly made when you arrive, (which may take a couple of minutes.)
7. Once your chips are done, you’re good to go and enjoy your takeaway where ever you fancy it!
See, it’s that easy. PERi-PERi on tap!

*Online Takeaway is now available across the UK and Ireland by the Nando’s App and Online.

Crazy for Wild Herb?

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Ah, Wild Herb.

The lesser spotted PERi-PERi sauce, causing scrums at the dinner table for the last few splashes. With its tasty blend of herbs and enticing hint of heat, its loyal and hard core fans often mean it’s impossible to get your hands on.

Crazy for Wild Herb?

Well, lucky you, Wild Herb lovers! Whilst rummaging around the back of a grill the other day, we stumbled upon 60 bottles of the good stuff. With autumn upon us we’re all in need of some spice, so we’re going to give them away!

The question is, how far would you go for a rare bottle of Wild Herb? Confess all in the comments section of this blog post and the 10 most inspiring responses will win 6x (250g) bottles of Wild Herb to keep and enjoy ALL to yourself. And if that wasn’t enough, we’re also throwing in a Nando’s chicken cheque for two meals.

Now, flex your fingers and get typing before the competition closes at 5pm on Sunday 30th November! A few words on just how happy you’d be to walk on the wild side could win you 6 bottles of Wild Herb.

Terms and Conditions apply:
1. We’ll select 10 winners from the comments on this blog post at 5pm on 30th November 2014.
2. The 10 winners will be selected at random and notified via email by 5pm 3rd December 2014.
3. The prize includes 6x (250g) bottles of Nando’s Wild Herb PERi-PERi (250g), plus a Nando’s voucher for 2 meals per winner (2x combination meals and drinks).
4. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
5. Winners that we can’t contact within 7 days by reasonable means to get their postal address to send out their prize will lose their entitlement.
6. Nando’s accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered to you or any other persons as a result of entering the prize draw or accepting the prize.
7. Winners will be announced on our blog, names and county of residence of the winners will be made available to you by writing to our postal address.

Rugby stars take over Nando’s Bristol Cabot Circus

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Nando’s Bristol Cabot Circus

Nando’s Bristol Cabot Circus are preparing for the arrival of Bristol’s leading Rugby players for their charity takeover on Monday 3rd Nov.

Nando’s fans will be treated to a night of legendary flame grilled PERi-PERi chicken and fantastic service, as well as lots of surprises from Luke Baldwin, Darren Hudson, Charlie Amesbury and their fellow team mates.

Kicking off on Monday at 7pm, Luke and his all-star team mates will be swapping their regular jerseys for a full Nando’s uniform in honour of Bristol Rugby Community Foundation, a charity which aims to empower young people through sport. As well as firing up the grills, we’ve got loads of PERi-PERi goodies to giveaway on the night!

So what are you waiting for? Join Luke Baldwin and his team mates on Monday for some Extra Hot PERi-PERi action!

GAA stars take over Nando’s Blanchardstown

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Here come the grills!

Our Blanchardstown restaurant (Dublin) will be inviting Dublin’s finest GAA players to take on the grills! Self-confessed PERi-PERi addicts, Bernard Brogan, Paul Flynn, Alan Brogan, Michael Darragh MacAuley and Paddy Andrews will be joining us from 6:30pm on Tuesday 4th November to serve customers their favorite Nando’s delights.

Sporting the full Nando’s uniform, Bernad and his team mates will be on hand to serve PERi-PERi chicken throughout the evening, all in honour of Aware, a national depression support, education and information organisation.

And because we get a kick out of being generous, we will be donating €10 for every chicken sold on the night. So what are you waiting for?

There will be plenty of Extra Hot activities on the night, including an auction and raffle, bursting with gifts donated by the GAA stars, plus loads of PERi-PERi delights!

Head on down and help us turn up the heat!

#NandosDash in Vauxhall today!

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Vauxhall, on your marks, get set, Nan-GO!

Because we just get a kick out of being generous, today we’re treating the chicken lovers of Vauxhall to one of our legendary #NandosDashs.

From 11:30am today, we’re giving away free mouth-watering flame grilled PERi-PERi chicken in our Vauxhall Arches restaurant. Yep, you read that right! We will be giving away a free ¼ chicken, single pitta or burger to each of our fans*, on a first-come-first-served basis. You have to eat-in though, so make sure you get your dash on as there are a limited number of seats available (though we’ll try and accommodate as many of you as we can within the hour).

Put your sandwiches back in the fridge, dust off those running shoes and grab yourself some free PERi-PERi chicken!

*Terms & Conditions: Only available between 11:30am and 12:30pm at Nando’s Vauxhall Arches restaurant (around the corner from the tube entrance) on Wednesday 22nd October. One free ¼ chicken, single burger or pitta per person, on a first-come-first-served basis, eat-in only. You need to pay for any extras, including sides or drinks (but only if you want them!).

Hall-ding out for a Hero

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

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* GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED! *

Heading to uni this year? Have we got news for you!

As well as spicing up Freshers’ Fayes across the UK and Ireland with our awesome new ‘Friends with Benefits’ game, handing out Nando’s freebies by the boatload and making new mates (more on that later), we’re giving some of you an Extra Hot treat to enjoy before you’ve even thought about unpacking your Twilight duvet and freshly mum-laundered smalls.

So skip the small talk when you get to halls because we’ve got 30 of the tastiest ice-breakers ready to dish out. Become a Halls Hero and we’ll treat you and everyone you live with to a free Nando’s feast to get to know each other over – making you the stuff of legend the second you step through the door!

So if you fancy being everyone’s best friend from the word go, just tell us about your first Nando’s experience in the comments below and we’ll pick 30 winners at random on 31st Oct 2014.

Terms & Conditions apply:
1. We’ll select 30 winners from the comments on this blog post at 5pm on 31st Oct 2014.
2. The winners will be selected at random and notified via email by 5pm 1st November.
3. The prize includes 10 vouchers, redeemably in Nando’s for 1x combo meal and drink only.
4. All entrants must be students and must be able to prove so with a valid student ID.
5. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
6. Winners that we can’t contact within 2 working days by reasonable means to get their postal address to send out their prize will lose their entitlement.
7. Nando’s accepts no responsibility for any damage, lose, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered to you or any other person’s as a result of entering the prize draw or accepting the prize.

Students, looking for friends with benefits?

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

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As you embark on what may just be the best years of your life, we’ll be there to turn up the heat and add some flavour to your University experience!

* GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED! *

How, you say? We’ll be at Freshers’ Fayres across the UK and Ireland daring you to take on our special ‘Friends with Benefits’ game. Plucky freshers’ will get the opportunity to take on our ‘Friends with Benefits’ wheel and challenges for the chance to get their hands on all kinds of goodies, ranging from PERi-PERi chicken, vouchers, Nando’s crisps and so much more. And in true Nando’s style, everyone will walk away with something. That’s how friends with benefit’s works!

We’ll be firing up our Freshers’ Fayres tour at Dundee University and then it’s on the road to the rest of the UK and Ireland.

To make sure you don’t miss us, check out the list below to see where else we’ll be:

06.09.14
Dundee University
St Andrews University

09.09.14
University of Derby

10.09.14
Salisbury College

11.09.14
Regents College
Newcastle University (Gateshead halls)
Edinburgh University
Edinburgh Napier University

12.09.14
Winchester University
Goldsmiths University
Canterbury Christchurch
Kent University
West Thames College
Redditch College
Aston University
Wolverhampton University
West Brom College
Birmingham University
Glasgow University
Royal Vetinary College

15.09.14
Lincoln University
West Herts College

16.09.14
Brunel University
The University of South Wales*
Preston University
Manchester University
Manchester Met University
Oxford Brookes
Trinity University

17.09.14
University of Portsmouth
Southbank University
Hartbury College
Anglia Ruskin University
Bradford University
The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Queen Mary University

18.09.14
Kings College London
University of Gloucestershire
Westminster Uni (Cavendish campus)
Newham College

19.09.14
UWE
Bristol University
Greenwich University
St Mary’s (Twickenham)
Westminster University (Harrow campus)
UWL

20.09.14
University of Bath
Bath Spa University
Aberdeen University

21.09.14
University of Exeter
UCA University of Arts Epsom
Newcastle University

22.09.14
St George’s University
University of Sheffield
Sheffield Hallam University
University Campus Suffolk
University of East Anglia
University of Northampton
University of Cardiff
Huddersfield University
University of Leeds
Leeds Metropolitan University
University of Cumbria
Wrexham University
Middlesex University
UEA

23.09.14
University of Plymouth
Worcester University
Royal Holloway
University of Reading
University of Derry

24.09.14
West Sussex University
University of Kent
Swansea University
City University London
Buckinghamshire New University

25.09.14
Coventry University

26.09.14
Nottingham Trent University
University of Nottingham

27.09.14
Bournemouth University
Warwick University
Teesside University
UCL
University of Hertfordshire
University of Bedfordshire

29.09.14
University of Brighton
University of the Arts of London
University of Leicester
De Montfort University
Ulster University

01.10.14
Colchester Institute
University of Essex
Durham University
University of Chester

02.10.14
LSE
Middlesex University
03.10.14
Surrey University

06.10.14
University of Bedfordshire
And last but not least…

07.10.14
Imperial University
University of Cambridge

We’ll be adding more dates to this list very soon, so make sure you check back to see if your Uni gets added to the list.

And don’t worry if your University isn’t on the list – you can still get involved in all the Freshers action online with our ‘Halls Hero’s’ competition. In the meantime, you can fulfil all PERi-PERi needs by making yourself acquainted with your nearest Nando’s restaurant here.

We hope you all have a fantastic Freshers’ Week and we’ll see you on the road!