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The Rainbow Restaurant

212 W Laurel St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2809
+1 970-221-2664
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“latkes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
212 W Laurel St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2809
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Recently visited relatives in Fort Collins. This is one of the places they frequent for breakfast (my niece is gluten intolerant), and I can see why. The sweet potato burrito was awesome. Ate there twice - my omelet was also very good. The coffee was...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017

My wife and I had a great lunch here, sharing a beet salad and a sweet potato burrito. She also opted for a side serving of French onion soup, which she absolutely loved; it's rare to find a vegetarian version. We were pleasantly surprised at...More

Thank RykM
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Our family of seven ate here to celebrate a graduation. We had heard great things and were not disappointed. My husband prefers to ear meat with every meal, but surprisingly order the sweet potatoe omelet and raved about it. Between the 7 of us we...More

Thank worldtraveler795
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The menu had an interesting variety and it was difficult to choose. I probably should have tried one of the more unique meals, but went with the green eggs and ham. It was a delicious blend of scrambled eggs, jack cheese, cream cheese and spinach....More

Thank Cazink
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My wife and I recently visited the Rainbow restaurant for a brunch with friends and really enjoyed the food. A great variety of dishes were offered on the menu. I tried the Philly scramble and my wife had the Green Eggs and Ham, both turned...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I was greeted warmly and genuinely in the middle of a busy lunch time. After a terrific tofu and vegetable soup, I had the pesto chicken with Brussels sprouts and polenta, and it was all delicious. Service and attitude from everyone there was exceptional. Why...More

Thank DavidTravelerGeorgia
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We met our daughters there for breakfast. Everyone ordered something different and were very satisfied. Service was good and prompt. We will go back.

Thank CharlieTHS
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Rainbow is awesome. Great friendly service and wonderfully tasty food that is always fresh. I love the atmosphere, and weather permitting, the outside patio is awesome place to enjoy breakfast!

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I love Rainbow! It is a unique experience! The food is always fresh and the staff is vivacious! I bring my mother and grandma here every time they come to visit Fort Collins and especially love the beautiful patio where they grow their own veggies!...More

Thank Cydney L
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We had brunch at the Rainbow Restaurant over the Thanksgiving day holiday. It is a fun, quirky place. The food was great. We had no wait, at all. There is parking behind the restaurant.

Thank svowels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
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
Rainbow Restaurant has been family owned and operated since 1976 and is located in the heart of Fort Collins, Colorado. We specialize in breakfast and lunch with our expansive selection of traditional fare, vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options. For breakfast, we know you'll love our traditional and unique items such as our Eggs Benedict, Pumpkin Bread French Toast, Whole Wheat Pancakes, and Sweet Potato Latkes. Rainbow Restaurant also specializes in providing a cozy and comfortable place for business lunches, birthday celebrations, or large groups of any kind. To satisfy your lunch-time taste buds, try out Ali Baba Lettuce Wraps, the Turkey Cobb Sandwich, a Mandarin Chicken Salad, or our VERY popular Peanut Cashew Veggies with chicken or tofu! We also have extensive experience catering for large-scale events in Northern Colorado. Contact us for details!
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