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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%
Travellers talk about
“rainbow cake” (25 reviews)
“biscuits” (26 reviews)
“pies” (14 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
216 W Main St, Mountain View, AR 72560-6293
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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 14 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
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This place has the most awesome breakfast! The chocolate gravy and biscuits are like wow!!! All the food I have eaten here has been awesomeness! Just make sure you take cash cause they don't do cards.

1  Thank Grannystevens
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We ate at the Rainbow several times! The food is good, and the price is reasonable! Service is great! They always have specials! Service is quick! They try to please the customers! We will be eating there again!!

1  Thank Carl N
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

PJ’s Rainbow Cafe has the hometown, laid-back enjoyable atmosphere with a friendly staff. The food here is the best eating in the area. Good-size portions for an affordable price. Our favorite place to eat while in Mountain View.

Thank susiebguimbellot
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Small town restaurant with 5 star food and service! Homemade biscuit and chocolate gravy are a must-have!

Thank areddick
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Sheila M
20 November 2017|
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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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