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12801 W Sunrise Blvd, Sunrise, FL 33323-4020
+1 954-851-1015
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went took our family here because the last time we've seen one in New York was about 15 years ago. It was great to be able to take our kids. The staff were nice and the waiter was excellent. Food is you average American food. They did have a Caribbean menu too. Which looked delicious. Definitely would go back.

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Thank miradee18
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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118 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menus have changed for the worse. Many of my favorite items are no longer available. Retail store clerk was almost rude when I asked the simplest of questions. Many retail items also that were staples are gone. Bring back the mojo BBQ sauce and rub. Great place for children to eat but was empty maybe 4 people total. Landry's had... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The expectations were not too high for this restaurant. It is a chain that is getting tired and needs some updating. It might appeal to the youngsters but adults have to be tolerant with the tacky process. On this visit our service was awful and the food was just what we expected. Sorry but this will be our last visit... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This Rainforest is located inside the Sawgrass Mills mall. I is a great place to eat while you take a break from shopping and walking..and walking. Always a fun place to visit.

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Thank Jeffrey S
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

While I have eaten at the Rainforest Cafe in Chicago and Schaumburg, Illinois I decided to take my husband because he had never eaten there. The service with Ryan was exceptional. He was absolutely great! The atmosphere was exceptional. My husband was both impressed and amazed at the actual rainforest, the moving stuffed animals and the aquariums. The place was... More 

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Thank Glynis M
Miami, Florida
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

If you have kids this is a fun place for lunch or dinner. Call ahead reservations are a great option as this place gets busy on the weekends. Ask to sit by the gorilla or elephants if possible. Every 15 mins or so the animals come alive. Service is good and so are the mixed fajitas.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

What a fun way to eat lunch !! Once the animal started moving and making noises it felt like I was in an actual jungle. Amazing !! The waitress was great she kept checking in on us - I had the fish and chips.

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Thank shannanbyer
New York City, New York
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped into the Rainforest Cafe to get lunch with our children. We were seated promptly and in a nice spot to see the animatronic animals. The atmosphere is very nice and perfect for restless children. My kids were busy coloring their menus and watching the animals move. The only disappointment was the thunderstorm never occurred and that's usually my... More 

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Thank LPG4
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

You don't really go for the food, it is about the atmosphere and experience. The kids love it and there is a lot to see and hear. May be overwhelming for some kids but the worst thing is the wait. Bring your patience and try to avoid peak hours. they will give you a buzzer to let you know when... More 

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Canada
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The setting is great, the fishes swimming by you while you are eating, the jungle sounds and the surprise appearance of animals all adds to this one of a kind experience. A comfortable place to eat their great food and with the excellent staff makes this a "must go to place". Have fun while you fill up on good food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 21:30
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12801 W Sunrise Blvd, Sunrise, FL 33323-4020
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Sunrise
  • Phone Number: +1 954-851-1015

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