Grapevine Travel Blog› entry 4 of 18 › view all entries
The Rain Forest CafĂ© is really what their tag line says, â€śA Wild Place to Shop and Eat.â€ť My friend and I had lunch there and was it wild. I have been to many other locations including San Francisco, CA; Las Vegas, NV; Seattle, WA and this one here in Grapevine, Texas, many times and never realized just how much fun this place really was.
you have never experienced one, you must. The entire atmosphere from
the rain storm that occurs every so many minutes to the elephants that
come a charging make this place as much fun as Disneyland. I just love
watching the young kids get excited over the mechanical alligator in
the front of the store where they can throw pennies at it and try and
make it into its mouth, to the loud music playing in the gift shop on
The retail shop is really fun with all kinds of unique t-shirts hats and fun items for young and old.
When you enter the restaurant section, you see this lush tropical rain forest dĂ©cor with live tropical fish tanks throughout. The cascading waterfalls really add to the feel of being in a forest.
menu is pretty is pretty varied with a good selection of salads,
burgers, seafood and pasta. The best part of the meal is the sparkling
volcano chocolate dessert. If not just the visual aspects of it,
chocolate lovers will be in heaven. They do have a kids menu which is
very good. I had a salad, somewhat pricey, but the fun of just hanging
out and enjoying the place made it a fun trip. There is a lot to see
and do here, so check them out. They have locations in