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The Rising Sun Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
Mitchell Hill, Truro TR1 1ED, England
+44 1872 240003
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“braised beef” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (30 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 461 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, very welcoming staff, food was fabulous. Would definitely recommend. Worth the walk up the hill.

Thank Chica_Latina_London
Reviewed 3 days ago

Following a fairly strenuous climb up Mitchell Hill (do keep going it is there!) we came to the pub. It is rather ordinary looking on the outside but once inside there is a lovely welcoming atmosphere. A couple of small rooms with tables, sofas and...More

Thank Stathers38
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best pubs I've eaten in anywhere in the country in as long as I can remember. We found this place online and then realised it was near the Alverton hotel we were staying in so ideal for our first night for dinner...More

Thank Sweetcure
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us visited for Sunday lunch after reading reviews. I didn't pick up from the website that the menu was so limited on Sundays as a roast is rately my first choice. The starters were very good, both the soup and mussels were delicious....More

Thank Pat E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our second visit to the Rising Sun while visiting family who live in Truro; every bit as enjoyable as our first. How we wish we lived nearer this wonderful restaurant - or had one as good as this near our home. Between three of us...More

Thank IreneeAylesbury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some difficulty booking a table... think they may have been having a staff issue as there seemed to be plenty of vacant tables when we arrived and we got there half an hr early to have a drink at the bar. Would have got 5...More

Thank hayley w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place looks like an ordinary pub from outside. it still retains a pub feel but the service/drinks and food are all well above pub standard. he fish/pasta/meat dishes have all been super tasty. The gin selection is excellent and well prepared and the wine...More

Thank duncanaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after visiting the Eden Project. Fresh local produce cooked to perfection with friendly efficient service. Nice pub.

Thank Woo360Woo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, everything is immaculately clean and the people are amazing. Live music on a Sunday really made for the best evening. Keep smashing it.

Thank Byron K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On entering lovely atmosphere, excellent food and service, , all very happy and attentive. I can't praise it enough.

Thank Nedah1990
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Questions & Answers
Ramon B
20 September 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
6 August 2017|
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Response from Diane H | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the business directly as I'm unsure.
12 April 2017|
Response from dotcarr | Reviewed this property |
I'm not Carol but it IS in Truro! 20 to S coast 10 min to river no water views!
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
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
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