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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%
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“braised beef” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (23 reviews)
“mussels” (31 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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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really great food. I mean even the bread and olives were worthy of comment. Big juicy olives and warm fresh quality chunky bread - yum. As for the mains - the fish was cooked perfectly and all seasoned as it should be 👍 Pud was...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely superb !! The food was really delicious (baked duck egg -Molto bueno !!) A small pub in Truro and the bar manager knew everything about the spirits and wines. There was no rushing to get our food served, the gap between courses perfectly timed....More

Thank Pr0perC0rnish
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for a simple lunch as it had good reviews and was dog-friendly. Glad we did. Very friendly service (and other customers!) Ham hock terrine with eggs and chips made an interesting change from plain old ham, and was delicious. All our mains...More

Thank p21g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful meal , I have been before and food was A* , relaxed and levels of attentive service just right . The food as before was just lovely. Really tasty, melt in the mouth West-country beef. Really enjoyed. Glad to have this pub/restaurant in Truro....More

Thank Gemma E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate there yesterday and had a bit of a ‘mare’ with one of our main courses but the head chef and the guy behind the bar ( who was also doing everything else in the restaurant) tried so hard to recompense that we wanted to...More

Thank Janice P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there to celebrate our 11th wedding anniversary as we had heard the food was "lovely" and Truro lacks in A la carte restaurants. WOW we were not disappointed. Our starters were baked camembert with homemade crostini fingers, and scallops and black pudding. Mains were...More

Thank TTy1202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took friends out to this recommended pub for an evening meal and were certainly not disappointed in the quality of the meal or the service. The portions were generous so after having had starters we skipped the puddings. As this was before the "Scallops...More

Thank TheTyke186299
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, the downside. The Rising Sun is situated halfway up a steep hill. So if you’re walking there from the centre of Truro, be warned. But, that’s the only downside! We visited on a mid-week evening following a recommendation from a former employee that we...More

Thank Mojoman456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for 3 people on Monday 3rd September 2018 was superb. Mattie single handedly ran the pub and restaurant and did a superb job. Dan and another colleague cooked the best food - beautifully presented and tasted amazing. One had the buttered chicken breast and...More

Thank NicoleMartin2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend this place for lunch, friendly service, hearty sandwiches, and a perfect place to have a pit spot after a long drive

Thank howardfcohen
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19 June 2018|
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Response from UKTonyz | Reviewed this property |
I would advise yes. Just in case
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.
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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
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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