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Rising Sun Inn

60 Bridge St, Kensington, South Australia 5068, Australia
+61 8 8333 0721
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
60 Bridge St, Kensington, South Australia 5068, Australia
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11 - 20 of 103 reviews

Reviewed January 22, 2017

Have had the good fortune of experiencing 2 functions here over past 12 months. One being a 90th birthday & most recently a 60th birthday. On each occasion cannot speak highly enough of management team & staff. The choice & quality of food outstanding &...More

Thank KANDAAustralia
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

The staff were all delighted to read your review and are so please that both your functions were perfect. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review.

Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

The Rising Sun Inn is a gem, and we are never disappointed. This is my favourite restaurant in or around Adelaide, due to its charm, relaxed old world style, great food and wine. We came on a hot summer evening and once inside were treated...More

Thank Adelaide_Hills
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2017

Loved your review and the effort you put into writing it. The staff were all please to read your review. Many, many thanks and we look forward to seeing you back.

Reviewed November 30, 2016

A delightful evening. The meal was fantastic, we each had a different main course and each one was outstanding. The staff were friendly, attentive and helped to make the evening special. The whole experience from reservation to dinning was impeccable, nothing was too much trouble...More

Thank tneldner
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2016

Thank you for your lovely review. It is always nice to be appreciated and to serve people that appreciate the staff, service and food. Thank you for choosing us, taking the time to write this review and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed October 29, 2016

Arrived at 8.05 pm, ordered by 8.25, finished our starters around 9.00, and the mains didn't come out till.... 10.15! Not one word of apology or explanation. The best of kitchens can have problems, but it's the job of the waiting staff/manager to smooth them...More

Thank Randso1
ManagerRiser, Public Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2016

Thanks for your comments. We weren't at our best last night we agree and your table was one of two in a full restaurant that did have to wait so we apologise for that. Disappointed to get your comments on the soup and venison as...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I must accentuate the "old " though, as the average age of the punter here must be 65. All is quite slow but the food is great and the interior lovely. Totally out of the way but worth the walkMore

Thank hogiebear33
ManagerRiser, Guest Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Thanks for your posting glad you enjoyed our historic venue built in 1845 and it is heritage listed. FYI We get a variety of age groups here depending on the time one visits. For example one night this week we had an older demographic for...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016

Birthday celebrations in tow for a small group of us, decided to dine close to home, so Rising Sun Inn is the discussed destination. What a great choice! The place was full and it was a school night! Ambience and service was impeccable. To the...More

1  Thank Tina E
ManagerRiser, Public Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2016

Thank you for your comments and great to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us.

Reviewed October 17, 2016

Liked atmosphere and food but Manager unusual character...rude to his staff and unpleasant level of arrogance in his demeanour..... wont return for more of same poor service. Do yourself a favour and go somewhere else.....

1  Thank pricekeith
ManagerRiser, Guest Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Glad you liked the food and atmosphere. Sorry to hear you wont be back.

Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Mid week dinner for six. The Resturant was packed. It's been at least 10 years since last visited. Service was fantastic Wine list really good I had the Rabbit pie - seriously good Every one thought their meal was seriously good - no complaints what...More

1  Thank Coroona
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2016

Great to have you back after 10 years. Many thanks for your kind words and taking the time to post.

Reviewed September 25, 2016

The Rising Sun Inn Excellent food and service, the fires are warm and inviting. Extensive menu that followed through with fabulous meals and presentation. Highly recommended for a special outing, we will be back.

1  Thank Dianne B
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write your review Dianne. We look forward to seeing you back soon.

Reviewed September 25, 2016

I attended a high tea for a friend's 70Th birthday yesterday. We had a lovely small room with a fire and the table was set with lace and proper linen napkins and lovely vintage China cup sets. Really charming. We had a really delicious array...More

1  Thank patricia25Adelaide
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Thank you for your review on our High Tea. Glad you had a great birthday and enjoyed the high tea in our Private Room.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Bridge St, Kensington, South Australia 5068, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Kensington
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8333 0721
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