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Rainforest Cafe

5000 Katy Mills Cir, Ste 335, Katy, TX 77494-4411
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Ranked #81 of 414 Restaurants in Katy
Price range: $13 - $30
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Asian, Caribbean, Contemporary
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Good for: Families with children, Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Katy, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We went here for our family meal for my son's 7th birthday primarily for the atmosphere. Food left a lot to be desired and was not really touched much by anyone, and very pricey for what you get. However, the volcano dessert was great - actually tasted good and lots of fun. I would not go back for the food,... More 

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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153 reviews 153 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
416 helpful votes 416 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I went to Rainforest Cafe during an evening shopping trip during a business trip. I had been to this restaurant brand before, so knew generally what to expect. I was greeted and seated by a friendly server, who told me that "this was one of the best seats in the house". I was close to the 'animals' and this was... More 

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Houston, Texas
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107 reviews 107 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I went, as my 12 year old nice thought it would be a fun place to go. Don't expect to talk during your meal as it's SO loud. Between the animal noises, the waterfall, and the thunderstorm, I couldn't hear myself think. The food prices are very high and the food is marginal. I will however say, that Paul, our... More 

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Houston, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We visited Rainforest Cafe after some shopping, and did not get disappointed. Ambiance is hard to surpass when you are going out with the kids. We started with mozzarella sticks that were really good. I had Jumbo Steak and Shrimp, and my wife had pasta with shrimps. For the kids we had Alfredo Python Pasta. Everything was delicious

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Been to both the Katy location and Galveston. Food was not bad and service was good. The food was a little over priced for what it was.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We ate lunch here. We ordered the past primavera and our child had the grilled cheese and fries. Our food quality was not that great. Our child's lunch was fine. Lots of noise inside the restaurant with animal and jungle noise. Service was average and food was slow to come out. Manager came by to ask us how everything was... More 

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Katy, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is OK for the very young but not where I would go for an expensive date night out. We have taken our three grand daughters here for most of their birthdays until they are about 10 years old. We celebrated our youngest's birthday here at her request. The food is actually reasonably good but also very overpriced and the... More 

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Sun City West, Arizona
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73 reviews 73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

It is rare to find a children's place that also has good food. Many stock cardboard pizza and make money off the kids' games but at the Rainforest Cafe, children are entertained by life size animal models that come out every few minutes to trumpet or howl while grown-ups actually enjoy the eating experience. Paul was our "safari guide" and... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went there as a couple and although the atmosphere was great and the servers friendly the service was slow and the food was average. Go there if you have kids but if you are a couple go somewhere else.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Food is expensive and honestly not that great. Service was just ok. Our server was too busy singing happy birthday to everyone and delivering $15 desserts to come check on us. Took forever to get the check. We had a burger and fries and a Cobb salad plus two kids meals(which we had free coupons for) and our bill was... More 

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Additional Information about Rainforest Cafe

Address: 5000 Katy Mills Cir, Ste 335, Katy, TX 77494-4411
Phone Number: 281-644-6201
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Katy
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 30
Cuisine: American, Asian, Caribbean, Contemporary

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