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The Rising Sun

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Good News, new experienced management.

Steve Bartlett, best known for his resurrection of the Hyde Park, has now taken on the Rising Sun... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2018
Devon, United Kingdom
Nice atmosphere, great food

This pub is now under relatively new management and doing really well. We went there for lunch... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2017
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible18%
Dec 3, 2018
“Good News, new experienced management.”
Dec 19, 2018
“Over Priced by a mile”
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138 Eggbuckland Road, Plymouth PL3 5JT, England
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Reviewed December 19, 2018

The Rising Sun lounge has had literally a lick of blue paint on part of its wall and a few added photos. The only other difference is a change of music and of bar staff. The previous management teams of this historically former country pub...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank IAN I
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

No real ale available. 5people in pub 3 staff. new landlord clearly does not care for possible locals

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We popped into the rising sun today which for many years has been our local pub, what a change, lots of rules now in place, no sports wear, no work wear ( how U define that is beyond me) the list goes on, the public...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Steve Bartlett, best known for his resurrection of the Hyde Park, has now taken on the Rising Sun and seems to be getting stuck in. Some refitting inside and the creation of a new beer garden out front where there was previously there were a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a quiet drink on the way home from work on a Friday evening and never in our whole lives have we been made to feel so uncomfortable in a pub. We are both approaching 50 and consider ourselves friendly, open and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank mariej3
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to this pub for a few years now but I've only recently had food in here. The new chef is fantastic! We had 2 steak dinners and a drink each for £25. It was awesome. Steak was perfect, chips were perfect in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael M
Reviewed July 1, 2017

This pub is now under relatively new management and doing really well. We went there for lunch today and enjoyed an excellent chicken tikka masala with all the trimmings followed by a delicious Baileys bread & butter pudding. Plenty of other choices on the menu...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Went to the curry night and had a lovely time. Curry was really lovely full of flavour, and plenty to have. Staff very friendly. Pub is always welcoming. We really enjoying coming here. Such a lovely pub to be able to walk to. Looking forward...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Experience595666
Reviewed June 18, 2017

They have recently gotten a new owner and team. All of whom are very welcome and friendly, the chef especially. The food is very good considering how cheap it is to eat here. Our family go here very often and will continue to do so.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jack S
Reviewed May 7, 2017

We went to this pub on Sunday 7th May 2017. Staff were very pleasant an welcoming. Ordered a roast dinner which was hot but everything was from a freezer cabinet, nothing had been cooked from raw. The meal was really tasteless, and very expensive for...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Terry C
September 5, 2015|
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Response from Paul S |
What times of day do you serve food?
Crow M
September 4, 2015|
Response from Jannerbloke |
I've seen dogs in here but not recently.