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On the Hill

1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
+44 1824 707736
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black pudding” (26 reviews)
“king prawns” (11 reviews)
“pork” (30 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Ruthin better to eat at on the hill or even the castle ( wether spoons) which is much better and cheaper than Bertie's restaurant.

Thank Glynval
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had booked a one night stay at Ruthin Castle Hotel but wanted to eat out. Had previously read TA reviews about On The Hill so called in was lucky enough to get the last remaining table. We were so lucky, everything about this little restaurant...More

Thank Michael389
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived we had no one to meet us and had to wait with other customers until someone finally appeared, no apology, just have you booked, a simple sorry to keep you waiting would be good etiquette. Firstly drinks were ordered - two completely...More

2  Thank F7761ARandrewc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently enjoyed an excellent Saturday night dinner here with my other half. Attentive service, really great food and reasonably priced......superb....thoroughly deserves the high TA rating!

Thank alison f
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in a old cottage which is unassuming from the outside,it has some church pews as seats with cushions on. The Menu has a wide selection of food,a very good choice of fish dishes.the meals we had were excellent,the portion were generous,hot,cooked beautiful.right...More

Thank mitzi12016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant we both had the Sirloin steak and Potato fritters, for our main the meat was excellent but the potatos were heavenly.Our starters were great and we did not have room for dessserts. Very good value for money. The staff were...More

Thank Help56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to come here regularly but haven't been this year as I now work evenings. They are as consistent as ever with the quality of their food. An interesting and creative menu, I wanted to try everything but unfortunately a Wales football match was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When ever we bring friends to eat at On the Hill they are amazed the food the staff all well trained and just lovely to talk to. Well what can I say about the food m m mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm What more can I say 🎉 😜😍😜🎉...More

Thank 007David
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food served here. The set lunchtime menu made it a difficult choice as there were so many lovely dishes to choose from. 2 courses £16 95. The pork was crispy and tender. Vegetables charred and delicious. Large portions. Desserts were mouthwatering but feeling so...More

Thank Coppington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and sister joined me for a meal at On the hill this was not our first visit and will not be our last . The service food and atmosphere is second to none. You do have to book well in advance to get...More

Thank Lynda news N
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Questions & Answers
7 August 2017|
Response from jude002 | Reviewed this property |
Only at lunchtimes apparently
19 July 2017|
Response from jude002 | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking but limited however there is a car park within a few minutes walk away.
19 July 2017|
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Response from welovefood1975 | Property representative |
Hi, if you're coming for lunch then you'll need to park in the car park opposite the town hall, if it's in the evening then you are able to park anywhere on the square or side streets without penalties 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Denbighshire  >  Ruthin
  • Phone Number: +44 1824 707736
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