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Rainbow Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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BREAKFAST
Served: 6:00am to 11:00am / Saturday & Sunday 6:00AM Until Noon. Each meal comes with Hashbrown Potatoes and your choice of: White, Wheat, Rye or Sourdough bread, Biscuit or Muffin
FROM THE GRILL
8.5
Chuckwagon Benedict
2 eggs with sausage patty and white sausage gravy on a biscuit served with potatoes
8.5
Ranch Hand
2 eggs, potatoes, toast with choice of ham, bacon, link or patty sausage
10.25
Chicken Fried Steak
A southern favorite smothered in sausage gravy, 2 eggs, and toast
7.25
Pigs in a Blanket
Link sausages wrapped in pancakes
4
Side of Meat
Bacon, Ham, or Sausage
10
Heart Attack
2/3 lb hamburger steak, 2 eggs, potatoes and toast
11.25
Steak & Eggs
6 oz. Sirloin Ball Tip, 2 eggs, potatoes and toast
8.5
Diced Ham Scramble
Scrambled eggs and ham served with potatoes and toast
6.5
Breakfast Lite
2 eggs, potatoes and toast
6.5
Half Order 3.5
The Geezer
2 biscuits smothered in sausage gravy
3 EGGS OMELETTES
8.5
Add Chili 1.5
Cheese
Stuffed with Tillamook® cheddar cheese served with potatoes and toast
9.5
Sausage
Tillamook® cheddar cheese, Swiss cheese and sausage served with potatoes and toast
10
Wild West
Sausage, ham, onions, tomato & Tillamook® cheddar cheese served with potatoes and toast
9.5
Bacon
Bacon, onions, and Tillamook® cheddar cheese served with potatoes and toast
8.25
Veggie
Mixed vegetables and Tillamook® cheddar cheese served with potatoes and toast
9.75
Mile High
Tillamook® cheddar cheese, ham, green peppers and onions, served with potatoes and toast
9.5
Ham & Cheese
Ham and Tillamook® cheddar cheese served with potatoes and toast
SENIOR SPECIALS
7
Eggs and Stuff
1 Egg, choice of small portion of ham, bacon, link or patty sausage, potatoes and toast
5
French Toast
2 slices of egg battered bread sprinkled with powdered sugar
7
Good Morning Senior
2 small buttermilk pancakes, 1 egg and choice of ham, bacon, link or patty sausage
HOT OFF THE GRIDDLE
(1) 3.5
(2) 4.5
(3) 5.5
Blueberry Pancakes
(1) 3
(2) 4
(3) 5
Buttermilk Pancakes
3.75
Bagel and Cream Cheese
10
Rainbow French Toast
2 Eggs w/ 2 slices of egg battered bread sprinkled w/ powdered sugar w/ ham, bacon or sausage
3
Bowl of Hot Quaker® Oats
2
Peaches or Pears
in light syrup
LUNCH
Lunch Specials Posted Daily - Monday Through Friday. All Sandwiches served with: your choice of fries, chips, green salad, coleslaw or soup. All Orders To Go: Add $0.75 / All Split Orders - Add $0.75
BURGERS
Add a second 1/3 lb hamburger patty to any burger $3.75
8.5
Add Cheese 1
Deluxe Hamburger
1/3 lb Burger with lettuce, onion, and tomato
10.25
Bacon Cheese Burger
1/3 lb Burger with two strips of bacon and Tillamook® cheddar cheese
8
Veggie Burger
Meatless with lettuce, onion and tomato
10.5
Rainbow Special Burger
1/3 Burger with a fried egg, bacon, ham and Tillamook® cheddar cheese
9.5
Add Cheese and Onions 1.25
Chili Burger
1/3 lb Burger served open-faced and smothered with chili
9.5
Pastrami & Swiss Burger
1/3 lb Burger with sliced pastrami, Swiss cheese and our special sauce
SANDWICHES
12.5
Halibut Fish & Chips
Hand-battered, and deep-fried with fries and our homemade tartar sauce
16
Grilled Halibut Sandwich
6 oz. halibut fillet on a bun with tartar sauce and lettuce
8.25
Reuben
Corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and Thousand Island dressing on rye bread
8
Jo's Veggie
Tomato, onion, green pepper, Swiss cheese with Thousand Island dressing
7.25
BLT-The Classic
Bacon, lettuce and tomato on toasted bread
7.75
Grilled Tuna Melt
Albacore tuna, Tillamook® cheddar cheese and tomato on sourdough bread
7.5
Cold Sandwich
Ham, Beef or Turkey - Thinly sliced and piled high, served with lettuce and tomato
5.5
Add Chili, Cheese, and Onions 3.25
Hot Dog
1/4 lb Hot dog with all the fixings
6.5
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Made with Tillamook® cheddar cheese
9.75
Club House
Triple-decker with turkey, ham, bacon, Tillamook® cheddar cheese, tomato and lettuce
DINNER
Served From 4:00 PM. All Dinners Include Choice of Soup or Salad, Choice of Potato and Garlic Toast. All Orders To Go: Add $0.75 / All Split Orders - Add $0.75
RAINBOW SPECIALS
Add Prawns to your Dinner $6.50
10.5
Rainbow Chicken
Half a chicken coated with our special batter, pressure cooked, crispy outside, tender inside. This is one of our signature item and when you taste it you'll know why. Served with jo jos, garlic toast and soup or a fresh green salad. This item takes 20 minutes to prepare
24.75
8 oz. Filet Mignon
USDA Prime cut
23.75
10 oz. Ribeye
USDA Prime cut
11.25
Hamburger Steak
Southern style with mashed potatoes and gravy
10.25
Roast Beef Dinner
Tender beef, mashed potatoes and brown gravy
24.25
Halibut Dinner
8 oz. halibut fillet
14
Halibut Fish & Chips
Hand-battered and deep-fried, served with fries and our homemade tartar sauce
13
Prawns
Large prawns, beer battered
9.5
Chicken Strip Dinner
Tender strips of chicken and ranch dressing
12
Chicken Fried Steak
Country gravy and mashed potatoes
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed one night in Pendleton. Read reviews and decided to try. Ordered rainbow chicken. Really good. Moist and crispy. Western theme saloon. Allow 20 minutes for chicken

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mary S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a hard-drinking bar masquerading as a cafe. CASH ONLY... The locals are friendly and it is chock full of history. Easy parking. A shot and a beer seemed the preferred cocktail. The food was cafe-level good but the place has a famous buzz...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Carl R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At least they tell you up front when you walk in the door. This place is cash only. Local Saturday market has streets blocked off so prepare for detour and alternate route.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank EasternWA_Pirate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first found this gem about 10 years ago and every time we are in Pendleton we make sure to stop in and eat a lunch and sometimes a dinner. Great food and service and must eat when in Pendleton. But be aware that they...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank loves2travel5555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Picked this bar from some reviews we read. On a short vacation. We were really pleased with both the food and the drinks! We will come again for sure! The bartender, waitress and cook all get our applause!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank birge1970
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Best bar in Eastern Oregon. Get the fried chicken dinner. You will not be disappointed. Also go on St Patrick’s day. So fun.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank fiddlerboy278
Reviewed April 3, 2019

We stop here twice a year on our way to and from Mesa Arizona and I usually have the half chicken which is delicious. I didn’t feel like having such a big meal tonight so I opted for the patty melt and was pleasant surprised,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank agassizanne
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

It’s nothing to write home about, but virtually sitting and eating in one of Pendleton’s oldest places has a way to make you feel like you are a “part” of Pendleton. Conveniently located in down town Pendleton and somewhat close to the happy canyon and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tylert68
Reviewed February 22, 2019

I had breakfast here. It was reasonably priced, food was good, not many customers this early in the morning. The place seemed huge to me, and it probably gets very loud and crowded in the evenings. The fourth star in my review is for the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank trpst
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing, the staff was very friendly, and we got our food for four people very quick. Would recommend this place for a mom and pop experience

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank brandonclayton
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Yes between certain hours but I’m not sure what they are, sorry.
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