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PJ's Rainbow Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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216 W Main St, Mountain View, AR 72560-6293
+1 870-269-8633
07:00 - 20:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a trip to Blanchard springs caverns, my family and I came to PJs for a late lunch. What drew us was a review that mentioned Elvis memorabilia, but now that we have eaten the food and experienced their service, we would come back anytime! Even though they were super busy with Black Friday buzz, they still seated our party... More 

Thank _danamaize
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe was recommended to us by a local, it did not disappoint. I enjoyed the Reuben with fries, we also had fried squash for the first time Good food, reasonably priced, nice staff.

Thank Funtime75
Omaha, Nebraska
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88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all save room for the pie OMG the coconut cream pie is amazing. And you should consider having the biscuits. Folks in this part of the country really take their biscuits seriously and this place have some of the best biscuits I've ever eaten. We were in town for four days and eat there three times ... enough... More 

Thank Bescolas
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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288 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I do not give a 5 very often, but I think PJ's deserves it, at least on this visit. This was our first visit, but will certainly return if in the area! The service was OUTSTANDING!! Very friendly and helpful!! The food was also wonderful! The chicken fried steak was excellent! The sides were all delicious!! Real mashed potatoes and... More 

Thank Bill B
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on a busy Saturday at noon. The food was very good and the service was great! The servers were nice and friendly and even though the place was packed our food was out quickly. The prices are perfect for what you are getting - meat and three, bean soup and cornbread, burgers, sandwiches, etc. Very good place... More 

Thank lbbAr
Denison, Texas
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168 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy local diner with good grub! Nothing fancy just good hometown folks. If you like homecooking plain food then come on in and enjoy

Thank mugmarine
Nesbit, Mississippi
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108 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a great little diner with home cooked meals. Always has a special of the day that consist of about 3 different entrees. I ordered the fried fish during our last visit. It was crisp and tasty. The side veggies are good and fresh. Plenty of locals eat there as well as tourists from around the square. It's quick and... More 

Thank TKFergs
Jackson, Mississippi
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110 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant based on Trip Advisors reviews. The restaurant was quite busy. We opted for a small taco salad and a blackened chicken salad. Also ordered a bowl of pinto beans with cornbread for an appetizer. My taco salad was more than enough for me. It was a nice size shell filled with taco meat, beans, lettuce, tomatoes &... More 

Thank Darlene W
Batesville, Arkansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our daughter here for lunch after a field trip in the area. We chose the restaurant because of it's great reviews and because it coincidently shared her name (sort of). We frequently refer to our own Peyton Jane as PJ too. We had and amazing lunch of diner food. I won best meal with my order of chicken-fried... More 

1 Thank Therewillbepancakes
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chocolate gravy and biscuits was good. Omelets were ok. This place was very busy & we waited a while before being served.

Thank scrouse74

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 W Main St, Mountain View, AR 72560-6293
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 870-269-8633

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