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The Rainbow Restaurant

212 W Laurel St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2809
+1 970-221-2664
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“coffee cake” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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212 W Laurel St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2809
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! Large portions of food, delish menu offerings, yummy food! Great atmosphere! The staff was very friendly, I would definitely recommend!

Thank Renae B
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Finally a place that both my vegan wife and non-vegan me can enjoy together. Cool atmosphere in a remodeled house or even better, the patio.

Thank 213Beaker
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

The Rainbow has been a locals favorite for many years. The venue is spotless and the service excellent. The menu has some very unique options. Many low cal and vegetarian options. I had the pesto benedict. Exceptional. Their “hollandaise “ is actually a light cheddar...More

Thank nd2trvmore
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I absolutely LOVE this place! The inside is super homey and cute, the menu has tons of options for vegans and non-vegans, price is affordable and the food tasted amazing! Not to mention the hazelnut coffee! 👌🏼 the waiters and waitresses were attentive and worked...More

Thank clreichert24
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

house made bread and strawberry jam is addictive. The omletts are amazing. My go to for a relaxing yummy breakfast.

Thank donna w
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Dined here with my vegan friends. Plenty of things for all dietary restrictions. I had a scramble that was tasty. The jam that accompanied the toast was delish.

Thank travelingtoday
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A great [lace to eat. Large patio and a cutw window paned interior. Busy on the weekends. Try a weekday if you dont want to wait. A really nice local place with a friendly staff and frsh home made good food.

Thank traveling10_13
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Second time here, went over 2 years ago. I will make it a stop anytime in I am in Ft. Collins, great food, very fresh and plenty of breakfast choices.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

After three years, I finally tried it. I'd imagine it was great for vegetarians. I'm not, so I was underwhelmed. I've had similar dishes elsewhere in FoCo and it was done better. It was okay. I think the anticipation from the reviews had me expecting...More

Thank Reynoldsclan
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great food, competitive price. It was a cool fall morning (mid 40’s) and most customers waited for seating indoors. But for the hearty Colorado dinner the patio had no wait. There were plenty of blankets available. I has Salmon Bennett very tasty.

Thank Rusty S
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14 November 2017|
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Response from O7512SPdonr | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant seats a good number and the tables can be arranged to seat a party of ten. I'd call ahead to ensure they can do this with the normal customers who frequent this place.
Kelly B
26 September 2015|
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Response from SEAWORLD2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They sell gift certificates.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 W Laurel St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2809
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-221-2664
  • E-mail
Rainbow Restaurant specializes in breakfast, brunch and lunch and have been a Fort Collins staple for over 40 years. We have a beautiful patio and a cozy dining room. We offer a a great variety of breakfast and lunch dishes and use only the freshest ingredients. We also specialize in catering to a vast variety of dietary requirements including vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free cuisine.
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