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The Rising Sun Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
Mitchell Hill, Truro TR1 1ED, England
+44 1872 240003
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“braised beef” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (31 reviews)
“sunday roast” (22 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mitchell Hill, Truro TR1 1ED, England
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1 - 10 of 537 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a find, selected due to reviews on TA, we were not disappointed, everyone’s food was to a high standard, excellent at tentative service, not a large menu but a good selection of different types of dishes, the duck was fantastic.

Thank delwy
Reviewed 6 days ago

Another great visit to a friendly gastropub that punches well above its weight. There's plenty on the menu to satisfy everyone's taste including our veggie guest but the Hake was absolutely a triumph spanking fresh flesh under crispy skin covered in clams. Service as usual...More

2  Thank Pappypasty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in for Sunday lunch, still a good place to go to. Chef patron Tom has been able to keep up a high standard for his food for much longer than most. We had the slow roast lamb which melted in the mouth with crisp...More

2  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on a visit to Truro. The staff were lovely and the food excellent. I can highly recommend this place

2  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a little gem. The meal was fantastic, the staff were attentive but not over powering . The food was delicious nothing to much trouble.

4  Thank kittyX4481YU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We choose this Pub according the comment we read about it. It was a pleasure to discover the kindness of the staff and the high quality of the food. In addition very good gluten free choice for my daughter. Simply perfect: we will come back...More

2  Thank Stefano Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't need to book. Nice & quiet. Beautiful flowering baskets on display outside and a warm welcome inside. Good food and atmosphere if a little warm. Hidden gem! Definitely be back dreckly 👍

Thank MrGunit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a Sunday lunch which was so good we booked again for Tuesday evening, this was even better! Fantastic flavours, excellent quality and brilliant staff/service. The atmosphere is casual and relaxed, I can’t recommend it highly enough.

2  Thank JuliaAFox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here on a Saturday evening, and would definitely recommend it. Just mind your head - the beams are low. The staff were friendly and professional, we had a drink at the bar while waiting for our table, with the wine list to make...More

2  Thank Maytrea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

6 of us went for a meal. Service and friendly staff were great. Nice touch for the birthday boy was a complimentary glass of fiz. The only criticism I have that there was not enough potato and veg with the main course especially for men....More

Thank rosamund2015
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Questions & Answers
June 19, 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from UKTonyz | Reviewed this property |
I would advise yes. Just in case
Ramon B
September 20, 2017|
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Response from Tom H | Property representative |
Hello Ramon We don't have a vegan option on the menu. But the chefs are always happy to come up with a few options on the day. Many thanks. Tom
Kim P
August 6, 2017|
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Response from Diane H | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the business directly as I'm unsure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mitchell Hill, Truro TR1 1ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 240003
  • E-mail
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