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Rising Sun

€€ - €€€, British,
Church Street, Pensford BS39 4AQ, England
+44 1761 490006
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“pork pie” (2 reviews)
“parsnips” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Street, Pensford BS39 4AQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on the off chance Saturday evening. The staff are efficient and very friendly. Must mention the chef who was very accommodating in changing things around to suit my fussy friend. Good night all round.

1  Thank martintidy55
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I always checkout Trip Advisor when looking to dine somewhere new but I'm afraid I didn't feel it deserved 4/5 stars like all the other diners that had eaten at the Rising Sun. I booked a few days ago and the lady on the phone...More

1  Thank sally h
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

By far the BEST Roast Beef Dinner we have had in ages! The setting is lovely the staff extremely pleasant well done The Sun !

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Another warm summer evening - perfect for a trip to the rising sun, with its warm welcome, great guest ales, lovely beer garden and delicious food to start we had a beetroot, walnut and stilton salad and the Devon crab cake followed by a flaky...More

Thank southwestern
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This pub was recommended by the B&B we stayed at in Pensford and we were not disappointed. We started with some drinks in the picturesque garden which sits next to a river and has views of a viaduct and an old church. We then moved...More

Thank petezim
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Decided to take my son and 90-year old father for lunch yesterday, we chose a table in the garden under a large gazebo to shield us from the midday sun, the tables quickly filled up around us but it didn't feel 'busy' or crowded as...More

Thank Reverend-Dom
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This is a real hidden gem. We stopped by for a quick drink and snack. Their beer garden next to the river is outstanding and service was great. We will be back.

Thank JohnnyHBristol
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Walked to this pub for. Stanton drew. Great pub and superb food. Very good value for money and excellent gardens.

Thank StephenAP999
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

What an fabulous location, worth stop just for the pub garden! Good beer too - Butcombe Brewing Company - Original Beer.

1  Thank Spaniard68
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for delicious food, perfect pints and a picturesque beer garden; the Rising Sun is for you! The food is always 10/10 and at very reasonable prices, all delivered by a friendly and welcoming team. Keep up the good work guys we...More

Thank RedSherwood
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, 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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