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Rainforest Cafe

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5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5872
+1 409-744-6000
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Brownsburg, Indiana
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Spring break trip. Service has been somewhat of an issue but not here! Great food! Granddaughter had popcorn shrimp. She had a clean plate - great portion size for her! I had the appetizer platter! I couldn't tell what I liked most it was all so good! Best part - the service was AWESOME! A Big shout out to Yana!... More 

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Thank Kim L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wasn't expecting the food to be very good since Rainforest Café is typically known as more of a kid friendly experience over anything else, but the meal I ordered was very good! The server was very attentive and fast.

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Thank Brooke S
Saint Charles, Iowa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Teen daughter wanted to eat at the Rainforest Cafe, to be honest I wasn't all that excited. However, we have a great time and even better meal. It isn't cheap but worth it!

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Thank Panther2212
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here during spring break for our twin's birthday. Being that it was spring break, the line was an hour long. Since we were Landry's card members, we were told the wait would be about 45 minutes. However, to our surprise, our name was called in 20 minutes. Definitely, a great surprise. The food was delicious. We all enjoyed... More 

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Thank Andrea L
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386 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch during Spring Break. As usual, we had a very good meal and a good time. My wife tried the Rasta Pasta--Shrimp, Chicken, and Sausage over Fettuccine Noodle in a spicy sauce. I had the Cobb Salad--Great presentation and nice combination of ingredients. The only negative was just a tad too much dressing on... More 

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Thank albebuc
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a neat and fun place for adult AND children. The food was good and not too bad on pricing. Our bill was a little high due to buying the SUPER COOL AND WELL WORTH it souvenir kids cups! They are MUCH bigger than the image shows and they have a compartment on the bottom WITH a toy and would... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my 3rd different Rainforest Cafe I have been to, and the BEST one yet. It was super busy, but the staff didn't miss a beat. The ride is the icing in the cake.

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Thank Sarah G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here once and will not be back. The prices are high and you clearly are just paying for the atmosphere. Go to a local seafood restaurant is you want some great seafood. This is not the place.

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Thank Heather P
Kansas City, Kansas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group waited on a Tuesday night for an hour and forty five minutes. We are out of town so we saw this as essential to our visit to Galveston. Food was overpriced and not of good quality. Basically you're paying for the experience. Be willing to pay about $20 a meal and wait for a long period of time... More 

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Thank sleaton99
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a change of pace while entertaining my brother and sister in law who were visiting from Indiana, I chose Galveston and the Rainforest Cafe as the place we would go to celebrate my (76th) birthday. It was not a disappointment. The strawberry lemonade drinks were as wonderful as we all remembered from our visit two years ago. Food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5872
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-6000

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