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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We ate in the Rising Sun on Tuesday night and enjoyed the gammon,egg & chips - good sized portions and good value. Service was good and cheerful. The dessert menu was limited and slightly out of step with the range of starters and main courses on the menu. We enjoyed our meal and booked for the following night for the...

Thank Ktpcat
Hawkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed eating fish, chips and mushy peas sitting outside watching all the comings and goings of the town and harbour. A good local pub, serving a menu of typical pub grub, and friendly staff.

Thank sallychips2016
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Nice setting- lovely sitting outside in the sun, but that's it really. Lunch was mediocrity personified-a microwaved baked potato stuffed with very inferior baked beans and a tiny sprinkling of cheese. Cost was £7.95 which was quite extortionate. I ordered a still mineral water and was given a sparkling. There was an indifference in the staffs' manner which was quite...

Thank tessie1
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I had the pan fried fish of the day and it was delicious. my other half had fish and chips and his meal was very tasty too. friendly staff and beautiful setting. we sat outside and watched the harbour world go by. would definitely recommend

Thank jo f
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had a really good lunch here. St Mawes is a lovely old harbour town, and expensive. The Rising Sun offers good food, served all day with an extensive choice of main meals and snacks. Not cheap but St. Mawes isn't cheap. We wanted a light snack as we were walking from our campsite near St Just in Roseland. We chose...

Thank pamstrips
RisingSun11, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad you had a pleasant lunch and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Unfriendly and unprofessional staff. Rude and arrogant manager (or owner?) who mistreated his clients. Overly oily food - the worst fish and chips we've had so far. Overall unpleasant experience. Definitely not recommended!

1Thank Tudor G
RisingSun11, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this review

Thank you for you review, im sorry you felt your experience was a bad one, our fish and chips are very popular, and we take pride in all our food but they are obviously not to your liking.

Reviewed 11 September 2016

I am afraid the food here is not up to scratch the carvery looked ok but we ordered a crab salad and the potatoes were not cooked and the salad you could have put in an egg cup there was nothing of it, and the amount of crab was less than expected from a Cornish harbour, I have been to...

1Thank Mick T
RisingSun11, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, im sorry to hear our food was not up to standard, I do hope that you mentioned this at the time to allow us to rectify the problem for you, also I am shocked to hear that our staff have no manners, they are a very good team and work extremely hard.

Reviewed 6 September 2016

This was our third visit to the Rising Sun and we were not disappointed ! The fish and chips were the best ever. Lovely fish without the skin, superb batter and terrific chips ! All washed down by a pint of Cornish. Heaven !!

Thank TonyVernon
Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Our stay at the Rising Sun was good but maybe a little bit underwhelming. There was nothing particularly bad about the room, but generally the whole place was just a little shabby and perhaps in need of a little bit of general maintenance. This could be because it is near the end of a busy summer season in fairness. The...

Thank Sharon G
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 August 2016

It's not often that your hotel feels like you are staying with friends, but that is exactly the feeling we had at The Rising Sun. It is certainly not flash (friends houses seldom are), but the room was large, comfortable and welcoming. There were even two arm chairs. The bathroom was good for an English bathroom. The best thing about...

Thank Christina G

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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Rising Sun

Address: The Square, St Mawes TR2 5DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Roseland Peninsula > St Mawes
Price Range: ₹ 8,714 - ₹ 16,017 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rising Sun 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“try to avoid the one over the litchen as the noise of the fans until about 9.30pm could be a problem”
fern&cutter, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a sea-view - the slightly higher cost is worth it.”
christinag132, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Restaurant can be quite busy but apart from the outside there are several rooms inside”
KayA111, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“watch out for seagulls if your sitting outside.”
267gavinc, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have sea views at a premium. First consider how much time you will spend in the room.”
MaryB236, 12 May 2016 | Read review
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