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The Rising Sun Inn

Calstock Road | Gunnislake, Gunnislake PL18 9BX, England
+44 1822 832201
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (3 reviews)
“fish cakes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calstock Road | Gunnislake, Gunnislake PL18 9BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an old fashioned pub, simple food, good service. It’s like stepping back in time to how pubs used to be in a Kent before someone had the bright idea of painting the beams white and putting bright lights in and charging £5.20 a...More

1  Thank KentishCobnutty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this little find. The food was delicious. The bar man was pleasant and the location was pretty.

Thank emma h
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Came here with my children it was fantastic food and a brilliant atmosphere, everyone was very friendly beautiful gardens.

Thank hannah14092004
Reviewed April 29, 2018

My thanks to the proprietors for a fantastic lunch. Great roast cooked just how I like it, tender, succulent lamb, crispy roast potatoes and lots of different veg., cooked to perfection and I mustn't forget the tasty homemade gravy and yorkshire pudding. Served by the...More

Thank jeanettemillerpl2018
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Maybe the chef was different to the one who earned the glowing reviews, but our Sunday lunch was a huge disappointment - pork was dry, veg were presented in a garish heap, flavours were awful. we also ordered fish, which smelt unpleasant and wasn't properly...More

4  Thank grisha-on-the-road
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Any down for a quiet drink but found a band was playing. The pub is tiny but very friendly, and the band was great! Would highly recommend it.

Thank Corny M
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

We wanted to have Christmas lunch out this year to take the pressure of having to cook it for 16 people plus. We booked at the Rising Sun, £40 per adult and £20 per child - We had a great meal and the food was...More

Thank murray_campbell250
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Had Sunday lunch which was well cooked, came with a very impressive range of vegetables and was very competitively priced. The roast beef was nice and pink with the roast pork being very moist and tasty. Service was good and a village pub atmosphere very...More

Thank DonLewis_13
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Started a stag do / pub run here. Great first stop, had a lovely breakfast and was a good start to the day. just a shame about this hill (to get back up afterwards).

Thank damon h
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Found this by chance as it was close to rental cottage. Planned to try other eateries, but this was too good. Tasty food, good helpings a friendly welcome from staff and locals make this a pub not to miss. Good selection of ales and ciders.

Thank Tony3phones
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Questions & Answers
January 21, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Harriet D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are very dog friendly, great food too!
January 31, 2016|
Response from Diver-Ross | Reviewed this property |
I'll tell them you have asked a question, so that they can answer it, rather than me as a customer answering.
John G
November 15, 2015|
Response from Kev W | Reviewed this property |
so far from gastro John G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calstock Road | Gunnislake, Gunnislake PL18 9BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Gunnislake
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 832201
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