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Rainbow Restaurant

82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
+1 905-728-6463
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“peameal bacon” (29 reviews)
“home fries” (14 reviews)
“pork chop” (8 reviews)
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Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not to mention the BEST breakfast in town, a local "hangover" hot spot. But don't let that deter you and your family, the enviroment is very suitable for all ages!! The timeless decor and the waitress's are very friendly and attentive! The chef is amazing...More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Family run for 60 years and it shows, service is excellent, the food is incredible and their house made hot mustard is to die for.

Thank Stephaniexo G
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast joint! Lots of grease. Priced well and great portions. Always look forward to a visit here

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It's true. The standard 10-12 dollar omelettes were 7 egg. The peameal bacon was the thickest and tenderest I have ever had. In fact all the meals had a special flare... extra portions and high quality. The bacon was a fine maple smoked bacon. The...More

Thank scott W
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Great food good prices and awesome staff. Always try to stop here when in Oshawa...

Thank jmg2012
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I have had peameal bacon before and was not impressed, but the Rainbow's Eggs Benedict include delicious peameal, really tender and not at all salty. All members of the family enjoyed the usual breakfasts including pancakes, french toast, eggs, bacon, sausages, and all got good...More

Thank littlerocky5
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Heard about this place from friends. We were not to sure what to expect , but what a surprise. Don't go if you are looking for a 5 star decor, but you not here for the that anyway. 4 of us for breakfast seemed to...More

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This is the number one spot so far in Ontario to buy a peameal breakfast. Chances are you can’t finish this huge meal. Pork chop sized pieces of peameal, a mound of hash browns and a pile of eggs with toast. It tastes so good!...More

Thank Bigdaddyscl
Reviewed 12 July 2018

unbelievable portions! great food. an older establishment with roots that go WAY back. 'been there forever' - same family run business. you can't go wrong with this place. friendly people, quaint ambiance, and the fare is fab!!! close to all downtown hotels, plenty of street...More

Thank thefogman
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

First time visitor. Saw a Matthew Good Band video and found out that the restaurant was nearby. Had the Kansas City burger with fires, gravy and a coke. Huge and sooo good. Loved the onion rings that were stacked on the burger. The banquet burger...More

Thank J D
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Response from PJ M | Reviewed this property |
There is n valet parking at this restaurant. You park on the street or in a nearby parking lot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Simcoe St N, Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Downtown Oshawa
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-728-6463
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