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Rising Sun

€€ - €€€, British,
Church Street, Pensford BS39 4AQ, England
+44 1761 490006
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (9 reviews)
“parsnips” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Street, Pensford BS39 4AQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a super Sunday roast here. The slow cooked lamb as melt in your mouth. We also had the beef which was delicious. The puddings were yummy too, sticky toffee pudding and crumble. Visiting Mum from Cornwall and decided to give here a try....More

Thank 20smw56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are so lucky to have a pub like the Rising Sun in our village. Jo and Mike, the owners, are warm and friendly and create a heart at the centre of the village, with events and entertainment. The chef is fantastic ... we are...More

Thank AdeleBalzan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab country style old English pub with excellent traditional Sunday roast style lunch. Excellent service I.e. all meals brought to table as same time! Had roast beef and all the trims. Meat was cooked and carved perfectly. Carrots, parsnips, wilted greens, roasts and gravy. Home...More

Thank SandyDavies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Rising Sun today (Sunday) having travelled down from Bristol to look at the village. The location of the Rising Sun is beautiful and quaint with a lovely view of the neighbouring Viaduct. On arrival the restaurant was busy and fully booked for...More

Thank Gareth C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took our friends here for dinner on Saturday evening the menu was varied and they had a specials board some lovely things to choose and not overpriced,I had venison beautiful flavours my husband had the beer battered cod ate the lot our friends chose the...More

Thank mary h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in to this place because my car broke down just outside, can't thank Audi enough run just as a pub should be. Friendly landlady, lovely arthritic dog. Great pork pie and lovely Tea. Really nice menu at realistic prices. Will return courtesy of Mercedes.

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped off on route to longleat Spotted this pub a couple of years ago when in area and said we have to pop next time in area! So we did Lovely old fashioned pub with open fires Great food portion not to large but decent...More

Thank Chr155mith
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We regularly eat here as the food is superb, now they have excelled with the best Christmas meal i've ever eaten! parsnip soup to die for, tender turkey and the first time i've had xmas pudding parfait, outstanding! and the party of 10 of us...More

Thank cathp_10
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Did a short walk from Stanton Drew with my friend (highly recommend the walk and this pub). The menu looked amazing - we only had a pork pie at the bar though which was how a pork pie should be! Will definately return for a...More

Thank Appydays367
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, cosy atmosphere and a lovely waitress. Made our first night in Bristol very memorable thank you x

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Questions & Answers
sandra b
31 August 2016|
Response from monkeyman2012 |
Hi Sandra! Please check out our website! therisingsunpensford. Com. Our menu changes daily so just give us a call for any information we can help you with! Mike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Pensford BS39 4AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Pensford
  • Phone Number: +44 1761 490006
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