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Rainbow Restaurant

$American, ,
82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
+1 905-728-6463
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“peameal bacon” (28 reviews)
“home fries” (14 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Location once again right downtown. Great food very reasonable prices. That just might be the reason you might line up at this spot. But very good and fast service. A great Oshawa spot for a great meal.

Thank Don S
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This is your classic unique little greasy spoon (I mean that in a good way). Con: Not a fancy decor and don’t judge by outside (it is a little rough). Bathroom are typical of basement washrooms. BUT GO IN and EAT! Pro: Food!!!! Peameal is...More

Thank Denis D
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

To Mr. DAVO P, who will never return because there was TOO MUCH FOOD and a baby at the next table .... Um, WHAT?! Who complains that there is TOO much food?? God forbid you get 2 (or even 3) meals for the price of...More

Thank LoveInCuba
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place. The Eggs Benny, my all time Favourite. Never seen Peameal Served like the Rainbows ( Specialty of the house) Portions are Huge, Service Is Stellar, Decor is Timeless. Complete all around Family Restaurant.

Thank RedDragon18
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Had lunch and ordered a wrap with a soup. The soup was good but, the wrap was so huge there was no way anyone could eat the entire wrap. Yes, it was $9.99 but really, why does it have to be so big? I saw...More

Thank Davo P
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went for a quick lunch . Service was good, the food fair and the atmosphere was old fashioned nice! Excellent place to have a quick bite .

Thank Teacherseveryday
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Every time I have are there the food was good. Thursday they have a huge hot beef sandwich. The breakfast is very good to.

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We have had many a breakfasts at the rainbow, and the servers are so welcoming when you first come in, it's always a good morning , and they will find you a place to sit right away, service is great and the breakfasts are very...More

Thank margaret l
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The staff is very friendly; the coffee is hot and quickly refilled; the portions are enormous, especially the peameal bacon; the prices are reasonable. Please note that this place is CASH ONLY - not even Interac.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Great Breakfasts and Lunches. Steak Eggs Homefries Fries Greek Food . Lots of photos of all the famous people who have eaten there. An old gem of Oshawa!

Thank Andrew F
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27 October 2015|
Response from PJ M | Reviewed this property |
There is n valet parking at this restaurant. You park on the street or in a nearby parking lot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Downtown Oshawa
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-728-6463
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