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Rainbow Caribbean Cuisine

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City Commercial Core
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29 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 2K4, Canada
+1 519-579-2618
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Waterloo, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming to rainbows for years and I always leave my dining experience planning my next visit. This place never disappoints and the food is beyond spectacular.

Thank pple22
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Just visiting and stopped by this restaurant I had a craving for some jerk ordered pork. Now it was late 8:30 pm so they only had two pieces of pork but she topped it up with curry chicken and it was also delicious. If you are not starving don't order the large because you get a ton of great food... More 

Thank 94977
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Since i moved to Canada i have been trying to find a restaurant that has food like back home . Luckily i found this one,food is very good ,i am always smiling when eating there. Memories of home is what this place reminds me of.

Thank Zekks M
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

New menu, new look, and while in late evenings the staff and service is better, go around 5:30 to 6pm on a Monday and it's a stone cold expressionless Frankenstein who takes your order, and its the 2nd time that I've been charged HIGHER than the advertised price! Watch the total price, and walk out if they don't change it.... More 

Thank Karen C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We were greeted by a woman behind the counter who acted as though she would prefer that we drop dead rather than being in her restaurant. To follow, we ordered 2 roti...one chicken and one goat. The chicken was watery and messy. My plate was filled with watery sauce. The goat roti was not much better. At least the roti... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I'm doing a renovation in Kitchener, and am without a kitchen for awhile, so I head downtown for dinner every night, and lucky for me I found Rainbow Caribbean Cuisine. This place is GREAT! Authentic Caribbean food, music, chill vibe, very colourful, friendly staff, a terrific place to catch a bite. Been there twice so far, both times were fantastic.... More 

Thank cansurvivor
Waterloo, Canada
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173 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Pleasantly surprised when I arrived as the place was renovated since I last visited and looks great! I had the curried goat and it was delicious as usual. Love their focus on quality rather than speed. Portions are big enough that I wasn't hungry the rest of the day!

Thank JeffGingerich
Waterloo, Ontario
Level Contributor
16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My boyfriend and I visited Rainbow for dinner. We received a warm welcome from the ladies behind the counter upon our arrival. The atmosphere is very relaxed and friendly, we felt very much at home. we both had the jerk chicken and pork, both were very very good (spicy but not oh my god i need a glass of water... More 

Thank mrsboomer64
Vancouver, Canada
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Nice local hangout with delicious food and very friendly staff. Had the dinner special with goat curry and was not at all disappointed.

Thank TumbleweedNorth
Kitchener, Canada
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This place has a good selection of Caribbean food. From fresh made soup to sweet treats. The food is delicious and it is a good value. They serve late into the evening. Whether you like spicy or mild food, you will find something you like. There is very little available that is NOT Caribbean style food so consider your group.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 2K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener>  > City Commercial Core
  • Neighbourhood: City Commercial Core
  • Phone Number: +1 519-579-2618

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