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PJ's Rainbow Cafe

216 W Main St, Mountain View, AR 72560-6293
+1 870-269-8633
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rainbow cake” (25 reviews)
“biscuits” (26 reviews)
“pies” (14 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
216 W Main St, Mountain View, AR 72560-6293
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Service, pricing, menu and quality were Awesome! Generous, tasty servings at amazing prices. Everything that passed our table looked great! Waitresses were sweet and on the ball. The variety of the menu was surprising. Thanks for a great family meal!

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Very good food, chicken fried chicken was delicious. I thought it would be so heavy but it was fried lightly, the chicken was very juicy and the gravy was flavorful without being too rich. Fried grits were good, fried corn was good- both a new...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

First chilly night in Mountain View for a weekend of Bluegrass Music, we wanted a cozy ambiance and comfort food. The Rainbow Café met our criteria! Having had the chicken fried steak with country gravy before, I knew I had to try it again. Although...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Having noticed the great recommendations on TripAdvisor we opted to eat at Rainbow Cafe on our first stop in Mountain View. Even though it was a Thursday evening prior to the weekend rush the Cafe was still plenty busy. Our servers were quick to get...More

Thank Railsback
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Stop here for supper one evening and all the staff was very nice and the food was much better than stopping at Mickey Dees.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast, really early, lovely friendly staff and convivial local atmosphere. Located on Main Street near the wonderful town square.

Thank Montalaban
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Had a double cheeseburger and fries at Rainbow. Excellent! My wife's burger came with onion rings, they were very good as well.

1  Thank jchd1j2
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Can't type. Eating. You should be too. Three different types of hot sauce! Street parking, oh and cash only.

1  Thank Mark Aaron H
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Get the peppercorn steak if you're in for supper, or the hamburger if you're in for lunch!

1  Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

After a sad experience across the street, we came here for dinner, and we were not disappointed! PJ's has excellent food, a great cook, and great service! We asked for chicken fried steaks on the grill instead of deep fried, and they were exceptional! The...More

1  Thank TulsaGal2011
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Response from Ronda W | Reviewed this property |
Good Food and longevity! PJ's Rainbow Cafe, has been a local favorite as long as I can remember. When I was a child, it was simply called the Rainbow Cafe. It has always been a place for good home cooking, tasty pies, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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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