We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Rainbow Pizza

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Pizza, Greek, European, Soups, Central European
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
112 De Anza Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-3987
+1 650-571-1848
Website
Today
11:00 - 20:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 76: English reviews
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
342 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had gone to Rainbow pizza a couple of years ago and really enjoyed the thick crust pizza with huge amounts of toppings. This time we again were impressed with the pizza. An individual and a small pizza provided leftovers for the four of us for lunch the next day. In addition to pizza the menu has a huge variety... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Bob L
Foster City, California
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I enjoy this place, the service is consistent and as noted the food delish. My only reservation is the noise that a full house brings.

Helpful?
Thank 650bruces562
Millbrae, California
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great eats, if a bit out of the way, with Greek and Italian food. The pizza is the highlight, of course, with bready crusts and thick toppings; tbin crust is also delicious, or try calzone with your choice of two toppings to go with the wonderful crust and cheese/tomato sauce filling. The menu is about 2 ft. by 3 ft.... More 

Helpful?
Thank larryjewett
Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
84 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I bought a takeaway Pizza for my wife and son, that cost over $50. They were big, but consisted of a great deal of dough. OK if you want to become obese. The topping was average. I would have preferred smaller portions, and greater flavour.

Helpful?
Thank wendyandmarc2016
Vacaville, California
Level Contributor
26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Not only pizza but Great Greek/Italian/American Food !!!!! VERY extensive menu with pictures!!!! Bring an appetite as the portions are large. Wife said eggplant parmigan was one of the best she has had. Calamari Onassis was excellent. Pizzas were LOADED!! We all took food home for the next day. Place is in a shopping center and is narrow but deep... More 

Helpful?
Thank George S
Redwood National Park, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I booked tables for a party of 20. Steve, the owner helped me put the menu together , and we did end up with 23 people. The food was outstanding ! And we actually had food left --- enough to feed another 4 or 5 people. Rainbow Pizza was recommended to me for a group gathering, and we couldn't have... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank rntgaspar
Redwood City, California
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

this place is great. Lots to choose from.You better bring a big appetite the portions are huge. if you want pizza it is great.

Helpful?
Thank angela o
San Mateo, California
Level Contributor
160 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went back for a second time. Service was slow & food not the greatest. Free parking front & rear. Needs a update on food, service & interior..

Helpful?
1 Thank dcs1755
Carson City, Nevada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This place has American, Italian, Greek, and Middle Eastern; they're all delicious. The menu is gigantic, you could spend an afternoon just reading. I am told by a close friend that the owner makes frequent trips to Greece and every time he comes back the menu gets bigger.

Helpful?
1 Thank John P
Hilo, Hawaii
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Wow this is the best Pizza ever...the amount of meat and cheese is over the top....a must in the bay area....without dealing with the down town traffic...

Helpful?
1 Thank Kim L

Travellers who viewed Rainbow Pizza also viewed

 

Been to Rainbow Pizza? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Greek, European, Soups, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 De Anza Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-3987
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-571-1848

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Rainbow Pizza and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
1 month ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Rainbow Pizza staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?