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Rainbow Palace

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2787 E Oakland Park Blvd, Ste 214, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-1647
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family has been going to Rainbow Palace for nearly 20 years-- were there a week or so ago and it seemed quiet, so writing this to be sure they continue to do great business. This is simply THE BEST Chinese food we've ever had, and that's saying something from snobby New Yorkers who really know Chinese food from NY... More 

Thank p2006
Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I will start with the positives. The service and attention to our table was outstanding. The decor was upscale and our waiter was excellent. Now the not so good. I ate here a number of times, many years ago. I thought it was an excellent high end Chinese Restaurant. We had high hopes,b ut they were dashed rather quickly. The... More 

Thank Al Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service from Freddy. The crispy steak is wonderful. The shrimp Szechuan was very good but next time we'll ask for it hot, not medium spiced! There will be a next time. The venue is immaculate though traditional. A Fort Lauderdale institution that must be experienced.

Thank Andrew B
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife & I ate there this evening, first time we have eaten at the Rainbow Palace, great first Time experience, will definitely go back. Upscale restaurant, table service service excellent, staff had attention to detail, pricey for Chinese food, but not your regular Chinese type of restaurant, extensive wine menu. It's a dining experience.

Thank L A
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

The menu is small and pricy. We can't afford anything on the wine list. But I have to admit it is worth it to go here at least once every 6 months for special occasions. If you are looking to be taken care of by professional waiters in tuxedos, this is your place. And I doubt the rent their outfits... More 

Thank jessicaf1971
Longwood, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Loved everything about Rainbow Palace--the greeting at the door, the service, the drinks and, of course, the food! Wonderfully prepared and professionally served. I cannot wait to go back the next time I am in the area. Thanks for a great time!

Thank Robert G
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2016

This restaurant has consistently delicious food prepared to perfection. BUT the lunch we recently had there was a disaster. Over-sauced, over-salted. Can't believe it's the same kitchen.

Thank ilonajane
Plantation, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016

One of the best dinners I have had in a long time. Very elegant, service was excellent. Very quiet and easy to to carry on a conversation. Well worth the price, which was not that expensive considering the scrumptious meal.

Thank J M
Chicago, Illinois
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

The food was by far the best Chinese I have ever had. It is expensive but worth the value. Service was great. I will be back next time I am in town.

Thank rbach
Panama City, Panama
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512 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

The place is very fancy and service is very good, the waiters are well dressed and seems to be an upscale Chinese restaurante. Food is very good, albeit a bit expensive, but still good, we had a good dinner, but wish it was not so expensive.

Thank Temper43

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $50
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2787 E Oakland Park Blvd, Ste 214, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-1647
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: 954-565-5652

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?