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Rainforest Cafe

5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5872
+1 409-744-6000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“volcano dessert” (35 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (19 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5872
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had an absolute blast!!!! Food was a little pricey. You are definitely paying for the experience. The food and drinks were not memorable, but the experience was. The atmosphere was great. They covered every little detail with the animals and trees. Our server was...More

Thank unknown5300
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We visited and Megan was our "safari guide". She was very helpful with food suggestions. She was always there to make sure we were doing good and was quick with the service. My daughters loved the atmosphere which was a lot of fun, my wife...More

Thank jasonmJ6960UM
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The menu has gotten smaller and a lot more expensive since the last time I've been in a Rainforest Cafe. The staff was not as attentive as in the past and I do not know if was because of the hour, 2030, or because of...More

Thank MJ78239
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The food was good not very busy but we were here doing non-peak tourist season, the server was extremely attentive

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Food is not good at all. I have been several times (to different locations, Katy, Galveston, San Antonio) and they all have below-average food. The atmosphere is so much fun - but only once. Then, you're paying alot for not-so-great food. My children love it,...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I recently visited this establishment. I ordered a dish that looked appealing by the description but it was extremely spicy. While I enjoy spicy meals this one (for me) was too spicy to enjoy and had my lips burning after the first couple bites. I...More

Thank Ruby H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We had a wonderful time with our son & his family here. While the prices were steep, the atmosphere made up for it. The kids had so much fun. So did the adults. The walls are "alive" with jungle animals. The aquarium was lovely. Everyone...More

Thank RetiredTravelBuff
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Took kids and grandkids to celebrate a birthday! Service and food were terrific! Grandkids were in awe at all of the animals and fish.

Thank 850CarolS850
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My kids love this place for the atmosphere. We like going for dinner so we can watch the show outside. The rainforest ride was closed down this time so we missed it.

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The kids had a great time here and always get a kick out of the "thunderstorm" and animals show, and the food was pretty good as well.

Thank Andrew B
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Nearby Attractions
The Seawall
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.28 km away
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.85 km away
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.21 km away
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.84 km away
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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
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.
24 September 2016|
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Response from Janeylynn65 |
Where can I see the prices on the food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5310 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5872
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-6000
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