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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great cafe. We went for breakfast it was about 7:45 am and the place was packed! We got a table right away though. It was good ol country cooking. Friendly service and atmosphere. The prices were reasonable as well.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife had the pork tenderloin and I had the chicken fried steak. We both were too full to have any dessert. The food was good.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 20 June 2021

Very good Breakfast menu. Their omelets are very good. They offer several varieties of toast, and Biscuits and White Gravy are some of the Best. Great Pancakes are huge. I would definitely recommend for Breakfast

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 19 June 2021 via mobile

My wife and I drove to Mountain View one evening while in the area. We found the rainbow café on Tripadvisor and decided to have supper there. The café is a quaint restaurant right in downtown Mountain View. We both had the meatloaf special of...the night. The menu has several options on it that looked really good. They also have desserts available. We shared a slice of cherry cheesecake at the end. This is a great little hometown Cafe that we would recommendMore

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 31 May 2021

Food very good and pies are delicious. They run out of pies but what we had was great. It is quite busy but not a long wait.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 23 May 2021 via mobile

Excellent chicken fried chicken amd veggie plate. Great menu, good service and great food. We would not have eaten here except for reviews. Looks plain on the outside but food is outstanding.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 10 May 2021

This place is like going to Grandma's house for dinner! So most diners with a menu this big really only do five or six things really well. Not Rainbow! Look at their huge menu and literally pick ANYTHING! I promise you'll be pleased! Great place,...great food and great service!More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 8 May 2021

Our family loved our visit here! The burgers are diner style, the southern cooking is on point, and the pies do not disappoint! We will be back! Be sure to bring cash or check for payment!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 17 April 2021 via mobile

Menu is very diverse ; food always tasty and plentiful; excellent service; busy place!! Cash it check only!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 26 March 2021

Small restaurant on Main Street with very simple interior and fabulous comfort food. My husband is not an adventuresome eater so planned to get his staple of a Rueben sandwich until he saw the specials for the day. All 3 looked good to him. He...decided on meatloaf (huge serving) mashed potatoes with gravy and green beans. I had the loaded potato soup, obviously homemade and chunky not blended, and a BLT. We finished the meal with a slice of Ozark Mountain pie, also homemade, which has coconut, chocolate chips, and walnuts. - recommend having it warm. I’m still drooling over the pie. Service was good and unhurried. They have a large selection of fun cookie jars for $20 each. They don’t take credit cards. Will definitely return.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Response from Ronda W | Reviewed this property |
Good Food and longevity! PJ's Rainbow Cafe, has been a local favorite as long as I can remember. When I was a child, it was simply called the Rainbow Cafe. It has always been a place for good home cooking, tasty pies, and... More
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PJ's Rainbow Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4