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Rainforest Cafe

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5015 Westheimer Rd., Suite A1170, Houston, TX
+1 713-840-1088
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Calgary, Canada
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Entertaining but too noisy for a business supper. Food was decent. At the end of the meal, I was surmised to learn that we had purchased our beer mugs....

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Thank ElTigre2014
Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We had 15 people in our party. We had reservations, and we were seated very quickly after we arrived. Our waitress was very good and 15 people all left very happy with their meals. A fun place for the kids to visit!

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Thank wkgano
Edmonton
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The restaurant lacked a fun and playful culture. There is such an opportunity to make this a destination place for customers. We were seated quickly - which was great - and the server took our beverage order shortly after being seated. This was good. Once we placed our order, we didn't see our waiter again. He didn't check on our... More 

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Thank DeathRacerEdmonton
Houston, Texas
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261 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

RFC is one of those places we go to for the kids. In this case, they were also offering a points incentive for Landry's Select members, so we decided to plan a trip to cash in on the extra points. We've never been to the Galleria location before, so we weren't sure what to expect. It felt older/grimier than the... More 

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Thank HouCuseChickie
South Houston, Texas
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I spent part of my Birthday at the Rainforest Cafe with my son. I knew he'd love all the excitement, which would be the best bday I could have. A wonderful atmosphere for keeping the little ones engaged, great selection for food. Gift shop attached to the dining area. Lifelike animals throughout, wonderfully themed Rainforest, educational environment.... friendly staff, knowledgeable... More 

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Thank niedriak
Pflugerville
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54 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Friend and I decided to give this place a try, it's a cool little place. Great service, fast seating and is an awesome ambience for kids. Food was delicious, definitely trying this place again.

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Thank Contessa R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I am so pleased i came in and felt like i was on top of the world food was great and my waitress was the greatest she ROCKS! ! Keep up all the great work ..

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Thank Traveler2012abc
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Please do not go to any of these restaurants. Food is not eatable and the service is terrible, they take forever to bring your food plus my dish was cold. It is not worth it not even for the kids, the ambiance is to old dated.

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Thank alinagarza
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had dinner there and a large party of about 30 people and they were very accommodating. The food was very good, we all had separate checks, and the food came out pretty quickly considering the size of our group. They also were super friendly and eager to help us with our group. Would definitely recommend this restaurant and it's... More 

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Thank J D
Fred, Texas
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Don't go to RFC for amazing food.... It is always just ok... But the atmosphere is wonderful for families, friends and especially children. The food is edible, but nothing to write home about :-)

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Thank Misty L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5015 Westheimer Rd., Suite A1170, Houston, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-840-1088
Description
Located in the Houston Galleria Mall

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