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Rainbow Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Downtown Oshawa
American, Diner, Canadian
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82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-728-6463
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Oshawa, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Personally I have had better sushi from the sushi booths in the mall. The food is not memorable. You know when you can say to someone.. Omg go to ,,,,,, and try the ,,,,, this resturant does not get this from me. Would not eat or order from here again as it was just ok. I woukd need to be... More 

Thank Carla Y
Hampton, On.
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well, I don't know what else I can say about The Rainbow, but they have great..." Everything ", food,service,portions...? Should you find yourself in " The Shwa " do yourself a favour ☝️

Thank bartham45
Oshawa, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I can't rave enough about this place if your hung over or just plain hungry you cannot go wrong .. a must visit in oshawa

Thank vanessa7777
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What can I say, you get huge portions of food for such a good price. Can't go wrong when you go to the Raimbow. The eggs benny is the best I've ever had. Have you seen the pemeal on that thing? They're more like pork chops! Definitely will be visiting again soon! Thanks guys for the awesome meal and awesome... More 

Thank Alexandria D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Searched the city for a mom&pop restaurant. Finally came across this hidden gem and all I can say is WOW. Food was mouth watering, portioned out for a king and the old school style of a diner. I rate this needle in a hay stack a 9.8 of 10. It's a must try

Thank Rachael W
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love it here! Very comfortable, good service and huge portions. Will be going back to try more real soon!

Thank jmg2012
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great - neat little 'hole in the wall' with limited seating. It's clean, friendly staff and great food. Pretty affordable too!

Thank lllisaloo
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years and the food is great! Warm and friendly staff and large portions of stick to your ribs food! Today I had the Monte Louie sandwich! Roast beef, turkey, swiss on French toast with a side of the best fries I've ever had! Delish!

Thank chzistofor
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Why have I never eaten here before today! Thoroughly enjoyed this cozy retro restaurant for breakfast. The decor has probably never changed which makes the ambiance fabulous in my opinion. Great portions of food and the prices are not too bad. Enjoyed the famous GMC Breakfast (for two) with coffee and tax for $20. ***Oshawa used to be known for... More 

Thank K W
Oshawa, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has an old diner feel to it. The food is awesome and large portions. They are friendly and are happy to serve you.

Thank Pamela C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Downtown Oshawa
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-728-6463

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