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Rainforest Cafe

306 S Avenue, Mall of America, Level 3, Bloomington, MN 55425-5556
+1 952-854-7500
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good27%
  • Average31%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“volcano dessert” (10 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
306 S Avenue, Mall of America, Level 3, Bloomington, MN 55425-5556
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1 - 10 of 641 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

It’s wild when the lightning starts, the animal howling, birds are calling. For the family with children, this restaurant is fun place to eat, lots of delicious food to choose from, for adults and the kids.

Thank cattloverss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great meal and atmosphere however at the end of our meal we found out our drinks were over $10 each due to a souvenir glass that was included that none of us really wanted...but service and everything else was great just the...More

Thank Whitley S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to the old Rainforest Cafe on the 1st floor.. I’ve been to a few others in different states also and I feel like the atmosphere is amazing. There’s nothing like it anywhere else. But this one had a lacking on the service part....More

Thank Brittafly82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The foods was so so... typical for a chain. The animated animals were very cute. I would say with the app I'd you have kids. The reason I say that is the noise from the elephants, lions and such that are making their presence known...More

Thank ktwt2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere of the restaurant is really nice and makes you feel you are an actual rainforest! The quality of the good is very good! The portofino pasta dish was delish and I added a side of coconut shrimp! My mom really enjoyed the Jungle...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 18 April 2018

A very nice selection on the menu to choose from and consistent in quality. Only down side to the menu is that, save for a few eliminations, it seems to have remained the same for the past 5 years at least. And the items they...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Great place for a family to eat with a lot of attractions and great food. My kids love this place every time we go to one out of town.

Thank metrice328
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The atmosphere at the Rainforest Cafe is always the best. If you have small children who scare easily or want a restaurant well lit, this isn't for you. The food is always good and there is a large selection. A wonderful experience.

Thank MsBonJo
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

You definitely pay for the experience here. It is a very fun and active surrounding place. I used to love going here as a child so wanted my daughter to experience it as well. My mom and I shared the Awesome Appetizer Adventure. The chicken...More

Thank Lindsay2104
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This is the second Rainforest Cafe I’ve eaten at in the past year. Both experiences left me feeling like I paid a large amount of money for mediocre food. I had the chicken Parmesan sandwich which was very tasteless. My husband had the taco salad...More

Thank ColleenJ98
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kweverka
18 February 2017|
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Response from Marian F | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, we didn't have reservations for the 3 of us and waited maybe 5 minutes to be seated. Go to their website and try, especially if you have a big group! Good Luck and Enjoy
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Kim T
21 December 2016|
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Response from Marian F | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they take reservations, but we only had about a 15 minute wait on a Friday at noon. The searing capacity was bigger than I thought it would be.
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starllaa
6 April 2016|
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Response from Marian F | Reviewed this property |
Considering this is a novelty restaurant in the Mall of America, we did not consider it to be expensive. The three adults ate for about $38 and we were full!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
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 - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 S Avenue, Mall of America, Level 3, Bloomington, MN 55425-5556
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 952-854-7500
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