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The Rising Sun

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Your real local pub since 1880! Fine food, amazing ales & glorious gins. Oh and probably the loveliest garden for miles..
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Barbecue, Gastropub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of my favourite places in Epsom. Really good to see place is doing well after long time. It always have been a good pub but the food went down hill for a while but the new management is bringing back all that was lost...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sujitjg
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Visited the pub last Tuesday for a curry night, it was an amazing curry! My friends had fish and chips they enjoyed it a lot. I am asain bourn fussy eater if i like it im sure yii will like it too! If you like...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bini7777
TheRisingSun_GM, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you, bini7777, although Curry is the Main Event on tuesdays, im glad your other party enjoyed the a-la-carte fish n' chips :)

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came across this pub a while ago and have visited over the last few weekends with and without our dogs and always receive a warm welcome - dogs included! New manager Adam seems tireless in his quest for excellent customer service and can only...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank matildamabel
TheRisingSun_GM, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! That is the goal here now. I want to ensure everyone enjoys themselves and feels welcome. Even though I have only been here for 3 weeks, I have heard lots of positivity from the changes I have made thus far, from...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greeted very warmly and swiftly shown to the dining area for our reserved table (Sunday lunch). Prawn starter outstanding, roast beef good, homemade sticky toffee pudding (by local foodie student) delicious! Manager very attentive, polite and friendly. Good choice of beers, and the new manager...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cos-sportstherapy
TheRisingSun_GM, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much! It was a pleasure to have you join us and we look forward to having you back soon. Adam

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for night out at our local pub , just after ordering our 2nd drink were told we had to leave as the whole pub was booked out for a wedding reception. There was no indication anywhere, a sign on the door might have helped!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Karen D
Reviewed 2 February 2019

Had to postpone our original Xmas get together. Re-arranged and it worked out great. Some initial concerns, poor communication, but Oliver in the kitchen contacted me and after our phone conversation it felt like it would all be fine. And it was! Great night. Great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank EpsomJo
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

We recommended this to friends and spent nearly 2 and a half hours trying to get two courses served. Average food, and when we ordered coffee, they said they only had two! As we were 8 we went home for coffee. What a disappointment, it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank englishmarilyn
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

I just had a superb meal, in a lovely atmosphere. Great portions from a lovely chef. The staff are attentive and pleasant, making a great day. I thoroughly recommend a visit to this excellent pub.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Graham B
Reviewed 15 December 2018

I can’t believe on nowadays the standard of food me and my friends were presented. The soup for sure from the thin. My roast dinner was just a joke, two very thin slices of beef, some roast potatoes definitely re-heated. Desert I had expresso pana...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

Dinner for four. Good food but staff were not attentive. A starter was forgotten, drinks were slow to arrive despite only one other table occupied. A private party upstairs may have distracted them. 3 separate serving staff helped us and lacked knowledge of our order,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rizzo128
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Hi there, we do have disabled access into our pub, as well as a disabled toilet on the ground floor at the back of or restaurant. We also have a children's menu available. I would advise to book on Sunday's inside or... More
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