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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” (31 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mitchell Hill, Truro TR1 1ED, England
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1 - 10 of 450 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good food! After 2 weeks travelling in southwest uk I was very pleasant surprised about food quality in this pub. Had cod and beefroast, both were very good! Highly recommended!

Thank Natascha S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a table for 8 last night.. the service was brilliant and the food lovely.. one of the best meals we have eaten for a long time.. the only fault I could find was that the cheese board came straight from the fridge.. for...More

Thank parryroberts1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never assume that pub food is all the same. I was truly surprised of the high quality. This was quality restaurant food. The drinks, the starters and the main courses were all exceptional. Their chief showed both a great presentation as well as a perfectly...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had one roast beef and one roast pork which came with an a amazing selection of vegetables all cooked to perfection. Very nice surroundings in the pub, the waiting staff were very professional. The sticky toffee pudding was delicious.

Thank MunchDevon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were out exploring Cornwall and put places for a Sunday dinner and the rising sun came up as close to where we were in Truro we decided to eat here. We were lucky they could squeeze us in but if your going here it's...More

Thank RobAudra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered the catch of the day and a steak but we didn't know we were going to eat some of the best food we ever had. The service started immediately to take in consideration all our requests, never being to annoying but always being...More

Thank Tommaso D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blink and you will miss this pub There is zero parking and you may think twice about finding a place to park-don't Park up and try to see if they have a table free We managed to bag a table very early evening-they were fully...More

Thank Popeye147
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because of the reviews. The food is very good although the cod portion were a little small but fine if you were having 3 courses. What stood out for me was the mushy peas which were the best I've ever had. That's...More

Thank krales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having tried a few other local restaurants recently and leaving disappointed, we felt it was about time we returned to the Rising Sun and we're glad we did. This kitchen can certainly cook fish and doubtless with the best and freshest ingredients our satisfaction was...More

Thank Pappypasty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Utterly fabulous!! Don't judge by the exterior as it's had a lovely revamp inside. We were advised by our hotel to steer clear, not sure if that was just because they wanted our business!! I had the beef, my friend the pork and we're both...More

Thank Amanda G
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Questions & Answers
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.
13 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!
norma l
20 October 2016|
Response from Tom H | Property representative |
Yes outside the front of the pub , only fits 5 cars
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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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 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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