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US$11 - US$22
Bar, British, Pub
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location in the centre of the village. Large outside seating area for alfresco dining weather permitting with good views of the harbour. We sat inside as it was a busy early evening. A lot of establishments in the village can be a bit expensive,...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the ferry to St Mawes on Bank Holiday with the hope of finding somewhere to eat, but the expectation that it may be too busy. We queued for 15 minutes and got a table outside. The service was excellent, as was the...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spotted The Rising Sun when we got to St Mawes ( by ferry from Place) mainly because it was so busy which we took to be a good sign, we waited for a table which only took around 10 mins and enjoyed a great...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First even visit to st mawes stopped on off chance of a table for lunch, very accommodating friendly and helpful staff. I accident Missed a meal off my order which was sorted very quickly. Would happily visit again and recommend. Food and drinks were very...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 8 May 2021

Had a drink there on at least a couple of days following walks in and around Roseland. Reasonable choice of drinks and the one lunch we had there was fine but not great. A big plus though is the location and the staff were very...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 7 May 2021

This is a great pub to visit superb Covid 19 adherence to cleanliness welcoming staff who make your stay memorable. The food menu caters for all and exceptional quality. A welcoming place for children with great sea views, this is the heart of St Mawes...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 2 May 2021

The Rising Sun has adapted to Covid 19 the staff attentive and clearly Covid compliant. Cleaning a s sanitising tables between guests. The food is again good value and come well presented with a friendly smile. Very busy due to Covid regulations but worth the...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 26 April 2021 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Visited in COVID times. Had to wait to be seated (outside as end of April 2021 and therefore just coming out of COVID lockdown). Visited with dogs. Friendly staff, good service and fantastic food. Very good experience and would definitely eat...More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 1 November 2020

Had a family evening meal. Lovely food served fresh and hot. Great fish and chips! Friendly staff. Limited menu but good variety on offer.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 November 2020

Two weeks have flown, our holiday in St Mawes has been amazing great food and service from the Rising Sun. The great staff and perfect management make this a just an amazing place to rest and take in the St Mawes Views. Looking forward to...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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12 March 2019|
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Response from RisingSun11 | Property representative |
Yes we are dog friendly!
26 July 2018|
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Response from Len W | Reviewed this property |
I tried to book a table but was curtly told they only take bookings for groups, as there was just 2 of us they refused. Fortunately we got a table.
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The Rising Sun is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5