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The Rising Sun Inn Pub

Portmellon Cove, Portmellon, Mevagissey PL26 6PL, England
+44 1726 843235
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“port mellon” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Portmellon Cove, Portmellon, Mevagissey PL26 6PL, England
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Had supper here one night. It's the only pub in the village and it's opposite a pretty little beach/cove. We were out of season so surprised at the warm welcome, the roaring fire, the dog friendly staff and a decent menu. OK, so there wasn't...More

1  Thank TravelWriter013
Reviewed October 4, 2017

We walked to Portmellon from Gorran Haven for Sunday lunch and were so disappointed. The food was just dreadful with the choice of roast beef or roast beef. The meat did not appear to have been carved from a joint and was over cooked and...More

Thank Australia1959
Reviewed October 3, 2017

I visited with wife and friends. It's an attractive location directly facing a sandy cove, so gets lots of in-season holiday trade, suggesting no strong impetus to try hard. That 'anything will do' attitude reflected in their staff, their cleanliness and their food. Given that...More

Thank Wil B
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Just stopped for a pint on the return walk from mevagissey this pub was ok old stone floor dog friendly with nice old photos on the wall of waves going up over the walls toilets could do with a revamp

Thank Richard201460
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Popped in here for a drink and is was okay but even better if you can sit outside with your drinks as it is a beautiful cove to watch the sea and the surrounding coastline.

Thank philipoggy
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This pub could be so much more but is let down by poor cleanliness and lack of attention to detail. We requested a sea view but the room was on the small side and rather tired. Room 2 has a limited view of the bay...More

2  Thank MickyB65
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We sat outside enjoying the ales (St Austell and Sharpe's Breweries) and the sunny evening overlooking Portmellon Cove and were entertained by some local Cornish Gig Rowers. Then inside for supper - tasty and plentiful. We stayed on for the Quiz which is held every...More

1  Thank MedEngland
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Stopped in for an evening meal and was greeted warmly. Friendly locals pub but with plenty of tourists. Food was fine - it's unpretentious pub grub. Nothing wrong with that! Good beer too

Thank helenvp
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Popped in here for a Sunday lunch before looking at reviews on Tripadvisor. I'm glad we did as we may not have if I read some of the earlier reviews. OK, the decor is a little threadbare and ancient, but that's great, I'm fed up...More

1  Thank KeithWhiteparish
Reviewed January 29, 2017

My husband and I had just arrived in portmellon for a weekend break, whilst walking up the hill to our accommodation, my husband fell badly just outside this pub. Immediately, we were helped into the bar by patrons where the publicans were completely amazing, organising...More

Thank julie572016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portmellon Cove, Portmellon, Mevagissey PL26 6PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mevagissey  >  Portmellon
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 843235
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