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Rainforest Cafe

5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551
+1 409-744-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“volcano dessert” (34 reviews)
“burger” (60 reviews)
“cake” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Neat place to eat with an excellent menu and an interesting decor. We arrived on a Sunday evening and it wasn't busy at all. We were seated right away and our both the service and our food was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rusty_lock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our four year old had hotdog and got very sick the next day. Threw up all the next day and then was OK after that. The taco beef salad was not good. Beef tasted “funny “ and the shell tasted like old oil had been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 2020go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very different and very much a rain forest. Exciting atmosphere and very good food! Wish i had brought my grand kids as they would have really loved the animaltronics!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Terrikinney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excited for the opportunity. Food was delicious, great presentation, large portions. Fun place to eat with special effects.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rvjoyce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a fun time. Soup was great. Salad was great. Our server was super friendly. Had a great experience and would return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Momma080914
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice burger in a fun atmosphere.....I loved the fish tanks. The fun of the waterfall and volcano outside made it an easy place to find it

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank juliekL1632TZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere cool interactions for kids and adults Great food! It’s the ambience that makes it worth visiting

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sassysaint
Reviewed 31 October 2018

On island for family vacation with a 2 year old. Figured might as well check this place out for sake of out child - and that is the only reason. Prices are outrageous - $14 for a bacon cheese burger? $18 for fish tacos? And...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LilHoss
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Rainforest Cafe in and of itself is always a little pricey when compared to other restaurants, but the atmosphere has to be included in the price. We love this chain and really enjoyed the Galveston restaurant because of the added boat ride. It is a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chill15
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our family enjoyed our dining experience at Rainforest Cafe. This is the 2nd time we have dined at the Cafe....San Antonio RiverWalk and SeaWall. The food was amazing and the atmosphere was engaging. After dining we took the ride and had photos taken. The ride...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Melanie C
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Ruby H
25 October 2017|
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Response from ktyler4972 | Reviewed this property |
The only issue I had at Rainforest Cafe Galveston was with that someone changed the tip amount on my receipt before finalizing my payment. I supposed that someone didn't realize that now days people get phone notifications... More
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Gavin K
20 July 2017|
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Response from Bruce K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they do. I haven't seen anything on the menu about it but I do not know for sure.
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Janeylynn65
24 September 2016|
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Response from Sassykay | Reviewed this property |
You can go online and see the menus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
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
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-6000
Description
Part adventure, part restaurant and wholly entertaining. The Rainforest Cafe is an exciting thrill for all ages. Wild times await in a decorative jungle with animatronics and a menu of delicious American and tropical fare.
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