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The Rising Sun

££ - £££, British,
28 Wroxham Road, Coltishall NR12 7EA, England
+44 1603 737440
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
28 Wroxham Road, Coltishall NR12 7EA, England
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1 - 10 of 544 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying up the road at the Norfolk Mead Hotel and decided to walk down to the Rising Sun for a couple of drinks by the river. The Rising Sun is a nice, well decorated pub and seems more foody than wet sales driven....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for my birthday drink. around 25 of us just decened on the place. Bar staff did a really good job and I had a lovely evening

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank deank
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were verybtired and hungry as been so busy at our work .Welcomed by staff and gave us a nice table. Had a drink then ordered food. The Food was freshly cooked and very tasty . Very friendly happy staff and nothing to much trouble...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank norfolkmargy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was unable to get a table for 4 at the Recruiting Sergeant and the lady suggested we tried here as owned by the same people so without hesitation, I called and booked in. Normally, I would check Trip Advisor before going anywhere new but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank hillviewengland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I originally tried to book in at the Recruiting Sergeant for a table of 8 but unfortunately they were fully booked so booked here instead. Arrived early so sat in the bar for a drink. Whilst waiting in the bar a waitress came over and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Harrilyst
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub is in a beautiful location right next to the river. We have been in years past but the food was questionable to be kind. We have just gone back because we heard there were new owners and were thrilled to find it is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank MaryE344
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t fault the service. Everyone in our group enjoyed their meal so I think I was just unlucky. I ordered the vegetarian nut roast (I’m not vegetarian but just fancied it). The hard roast potatoes were obviously reheated from the lunch service along with the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MissingNZ97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a couple of friends and i had a nice lunch i had shepards pie which was excellent my friend had monkfish and the other friend had fish and chips and we all enjoyed the experience

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank cool12day
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered chargrilled prime Ribeye steak with mushrooms,tomatoes,sautéed onions and hand cut chips. The steak was not ribeye, there was no mushrooms, chips were not hand cut. The steak was small, no marbeling, as you would exspected in ribeye. Should have sent the meal back, being...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank trevor n
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Went as a family for lunch. The menu choice is superb and the food couldn't be faulted. In terms of service though, a little more care from the staff would have been appreciated. We had to ask for our order to be taken, ask for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank maximusbrambo
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18 November 2018|
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Response from Johnbezbates | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do they are part off the coltishall pubs now slot better than the old owners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Wroxham Road, Coltishall NR12 7EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Coltishall
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 737440
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The Rising Sun is a friendly traditional Norfolk Broad's pub overlooking the beautiful River Bure at Coltishall. Free 24 hour moorings nearby at Coltishall Common.
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