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Rainbow Seafood Restaurant(the Sok Kwu Wan Seafood villages)

) #629 of 7,161 Restaurants in Hong Kong €€ - €€€ Chinese, Seafood, Asian
23-24 First St, Lamma, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“fresh seafood” (26 reviews)
“lobster” (26 reviews)
“live seafood” (9 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
€€ - €€€
23-24 First St, Lamma, Hong Kong, China
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After trekking across the island we were of course hungry. The tea served as you sit down is very welcome, hot, and refreshing. This restaurant is not upmarket but offers great food at a good price. As with restaurants the world over, if it is...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The place is far from being upmarket yet is highly recommended. Go for one of their set menus for parties from 2-3 to 10+ people. Wine list is surprisingly good for the settings. And the after dinner free boat ride back to Central is the...More

Thank Vladimir V
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The restaurant I enjoyed was the one farthest form the ferry pier. Although it is large and caters for banqueting groups if has smaller tables close to the sea on the verandah and caters very well for the smaller meal. The food was very tasty,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

There are two Rainbow restaurants at Sok Kwu Wan - our favourite is the one furthest from the ferry pier. The seafood is delicious and service is expert, helpful and friendly. They also have the best toilet facilities. At weekends, Rainbow operate their own complimentary...More

Thank DaveMaw
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This restaurant is on Lamma Island a boat ride from Hong Kong( make sure you check the timings). Their are two restaurants and both have won too many awards to list. It is excellent fresh seafood at prices that make it exceptional value for money....More

Thank Stewart M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The ferry ride to the island from the Kowloon ferry terminal is complimentary when you book a table. The food was tasty and a fun experience getting there. The variety of flavors is a bit limited but the scenery and experience makes up for it.

Thank tomtom29
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I've been at Rainbow with my wife after a pleasant hike. We ordered a squid, clams, prawns and a rice, tot of 4 dishes, we spent 900hkd (116usd) we've been had, the waiters played a trick. We asked for prawns but they brought us two...More

1  Thank Tiziana_847
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the Rainbow Seafood Restaurant after a rainy day, the ferry to Lama island was a nice adventure but remarkable because I prefer cloudy weather for a dramatic view. After arriving at Lama we were guided to the Rainbow Restaurant and our host...More

1  Thank Ingo J
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We spent over $50 USD for bland calamari and the tiniest crab with almost no meat. Very disappointing. Don't waste your money.

1  Thank Christina N
Reviewed 11 April 2017

From what I've read before, the Rainbow seafood restaurant is supposed to be an institution here in Hong Kong. It is a local favorite, with fresh seafood dishes. I had to try it out ! We were there with a couple of friends before a...More

1  Thank Julien L
Nearby Restaurants
Tai Yuen Seafood Restaurant
69 reviews
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Bookworm Cafe
56 reviews
3.04 km away
The Waterfront Bar & Grill
27 reviews
1.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lamma Island
1,448 reviews
1.32 km away
Central Hiking Lamma Trail
97 reviews
.66 km away
Sok Kwu Wan
19 reviews
.52 km away
Lamma Fisherfolks' Village
11 reviews
.13 km away
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where to take the free boat ferry to this restaurant ? I stay in Kowloon.
16 March 2017|
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Response from Joerg K | Reviewed this property |
There is a location next to Star Ferry on Kowloon Side... but if not familiar with the boat and location I suggest to take Star Ferry to Central and when you exit take a left side and find the Rainbow boat pier there... More
Does this place accept payment by credit card ? Thanks!
10 December 2016|
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Response from Stabsy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all kinds ! And there is a free boat service from Hongkong and Kowloon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23-24 First St, Lamma, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-29828100
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