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Rising Sun Resturant

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Lynmouth St | Harbourside, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
+44 1598 753223
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (70 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“homemade bread” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Lynmouth St | Harbourside, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

I went to this pub/restaurant with my wife during my long birthday weekend at the end of a cold and rainy day. We chose this place because it had a board outside advertising all kinds of local fish dishes. From the moment we entered, we...More

Thank Daniel T
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016

We are situated in a lovely part of North Devon with both coastal and country side views on our doorstep. We are very proud of our lovely old building with is wealth of character from sloping floors, old beams and fireplaces to name a few,...More

Reviewed 8 March 2016

The restaurant is formal with not too many covers. staff attentive and the food really special. The same menu is available in the bar, but with an informal, genial atmosphere. The beers were in good condition, and overall very hard to find any fault. Given...More

Thank David R
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2016

We do have the same menu in our bar area as in the Restaurant but would always recommend pre booking for the Restaurant as we do get very busy. The lovely comments made about the food and attentive staff have been passed on and were...More

Reviewed 7 March 2016

A lovely atmosphere in this pub, with views straight out to the coast. They serve Hendricks gin - with cucumber - and we were really surprised by the quality of the food. Expecting good pub grub, the standard was more fine dining. Imaginative and very...More

Thank She25
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2016

We are situated in a lovely location, having both countryside and coastal views on our doorstep there is always something to look at.Pleased to read you enjoyed your Hendricks. Our food is locally sourced where possible, cooked fresh and to Order which is reflected in...More

Reviewed 26 February 2016

Crisp February evening and 2 of us on a short break chose The Rising Sun for dinner one evening, overlooking the harbour. I'd phoned a couple of weeks earlier to check they were open as our hotel was trying to press gang us into booking...More

Thank Vietnamvera
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Thank you very much for your review and for recommending the Rising Sun as a place to visit.We are situated in a beautiful part of North Devon and its always nice when others agree. We do have many loyal and local customers which we think...More

Reviewed 24 February 2016

Very poor bar price for soda water. Was charged £1.60 for a glass of water ( not bottled). Pubs really let themselves down by ripping off customers in this way. We purchased 3 full price drinks with our glass of water so the hotel had...More

Thank rip0fftrip
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Please be assured that we do not and never would "rip off" any of our customers. We are in the business of offering value for money in food, bar and accommodation but unfortunately all that does come at a price of some sort. We wonder...More

Reviewed 16 February 2016

The food is amazing not cheap but really worth paying that bit extra for.Stayed 2 nights in December and room was lovely and clean also nice and warm on the cold stormy nights we were there.More

Thank Sandra M
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

We are really pleased to read you enjoyed your break with us and liked the room allocated to you. Our food is locally sourced where possible and cooked to order which is reflected in the quality of the food we serve, the chefs were really...More

Reviewed 10 February 2016

We were in the area travelling from Woolacombe towards Bristol. passing the sign for Lynmouth my wife said it is very nice, we should visit. So we did. The weather wasn't exactly brilliant, it was the aftermath of Imogen. The lady in the Tourist information...More

1  Thank Jörg K
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2016

Firstly Thank you to the Tourist Information Centre for recommending the Rising Sun as a place to eat. Judging by your excellent comments you and your wife both enjoyed your chosen dishes. Our mussels often receive a lot of compliments so it was really pleasing...More

Reviewed 9 February 2016

We popped in on the off chance for Sunday lunch and were seated immediately by the friendly, attentive staff. Sunday roast at its best and splendid sevice to boot.

Thank Julie H
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2016

Thank you very much for such a positive review, your comments have been passed on to the staff and were very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back again next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely dinner, limited menu but I imagine it depends on the season with different seafood available as there was no lobster on the menu. But the mussels were lovely and the white wine sauce divine. My husband had prawns which were really big and very...More

Thank leahlas
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2016

We were very pleased to read that you enjoyed your dinner with us. Your comments made about your chosen dishes have been passed on to our Chefs and were much appreciated. Some dishes on our menu are only available at certain times of the year...More

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Four of us visited for the 2nd summer in a row, and immediately ordered fresh oysters & mussels in white wine sauce. Everything arrives as you would dream of: steaming mussels in a huge stainless pot, delicious live oysters laid out in an ice-filled tray...More

Thank Timmy_Magic
Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Resturant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

A review like yours is always very pleasing to receive. Thank you. It seems we have ticked all the boxes to make your visits memorable. We are very proud of our beautiful old building which has a wealth of character from old fire places, uneven...More

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Denoma
9 July 2015|
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Response from Rising Sun V | Property representative |
I have book a table in our restaurant for the 16th July as requested, what time would you like to eat ? I have asked for a window table for you but we can never guarantee it. If I can be of further help then please do not... More
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snapdogs
22 June 2015|
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Response from Rising Sun V | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome in our bar area and some of our rooms. But are not allowed in our restaurant. We are very happy to work alongside customers with dietary requirements where possible. We just ask you mention it at time... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lynmouth St | Harbourside, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753223
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