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The Rising Sun at Woodland

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Woodland, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7JT, England
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Ranked #6 of 14 Ashburton B&B and Inns
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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We very rarely do reviews, so when we do the business we write about is something special. We have just arrived back from an unplanned visit to the Rising Sun. A spur of the moment visit, and our fifth time at this pub. Once again a very warm welcome from the staff, and the log fire. The food here is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here overnight as we have friends in the area, and we're going down to Plymouth the next day, for an applicants visit to majons university with my son. Had a meal in the pub on the Tuesday evening, which was lovely. Our rooms were comfortable, spacious and clean. Breakfast in the morning was tasty & plentiful. Throughout the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A great night at The Rising Sun recently - amazing hosts who shared their knowledge of the local area freely and openly, and spent the quiet periods gladly talking to us antipodeans. Warm and welcoming location, and a treat to get to through winding country lanes. Try the cheesy fries and Jail Ale combination. A must.

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Corby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

stayed in family room very friendly owners stayed 3 days room was cleaned every day didn't expect this service in b&b food in the pub was out of this world good home cooking local produce used breakfast was fantastic set you up for the day will be returning very soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Took my wife to the Rising Sun at Woodland for are 31st anniversary. Went there having been there a few times before and really enjoyed our visits and the food. The dog is always welcomed, and the staff are always really helpful. There home made pies I can tell you are a must try along with the fish and the... More 

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therisingsunwoodland, Owner at The Rising Sun at Woodland, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your meal with us and have passed on your comments to our Chef's Konrad, Andy and Luke. Thank you. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We had a three course meal at The Rising Sun, Woodland this evening and the food, wines/ales and service were tip top! Absolutely brilliant, highly recommend it to anybody! Nice and local to home, beautiful countryside and perfect for any occasion or function. The best meal we have had in years :-)

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

There are so few good places to eat these days. Many pubs & restaurants offer 'home-cooked' meals which sound tempting but turn out to be yet another over-priced, factory-produced & reheated clump of cheap ingredients with additives. The Rising Sun at Woodland is a rarity ... the meals are actually created by their chef, and it shows. I had one... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had a really great Sunday roast here we called in to see if they were still doing meals as we had passed the pub a couple of days earlier just up the lanes from where we were staying ... They have a really good menu plus specials and were still serving roast three choices we went for the beef... More 

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ashburton, devon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Went to the Rising Sun Inn with a mate of mine as it was a beautiful day and the views are outstanding. I had a Tiger Prawn salad which was very tasty. My friend had Roast Pork Chop which he said was cooked to perfection.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I took my family for a meal at this country pub on a week night, no need to book as was very quiet. Welcoming and clean with large spacious restaurant. The service was very good and reasonably priced. The main meals we had were ok.. only ok. Where as the desserts were very nice and made up for the mains.... More 

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Address: Woodland, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7JT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Ashburton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rising Sun at Woodland 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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