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The Rising Sun

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
665 Abbey Lane, Sheffield S11 9ND, England
+44 114 235 6607
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“roast chicken” (4 reviews)
“pineapple” (3 reviews)
“scampi” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
665 Abbey Lane, Sheffield S11 9ND, England
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the fish and chips. The fish was thin & grey with pale soggy batter. Really unappetising and inedible. It was swopped for the ‘roast’ chicken which arrived 5 mins later and looked as though it had been ‘steamed’ rather than ‘roasted’. The chicken...More

Thank Baking2014
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us (twice as Danzel2018 has already sent the same review) we are sorry you didn't enjoy your replacement meal and had you made us aware of this during our check back when you assured us everything was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You couldn't find a more picturesque pub if you tried, typically English country pub. Quite a large beer garden which was quite busy we were eating so chose to sit inside although many chose to eat outside. The menu is quite extensive with something to...More

Thank Intheknow81
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind and honest review we love getting feedback especially when it's so positive, I'll be sure to pass this onto the team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday, met up with a couple of friends for tea. Two of us ordered the fish and chips and after just on mouthful sent it straight back. Soggy batter and grey fish, absolutely disgusting. We reordered roast chicken which was not a great deal...More

Thank denzel2018
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry your visit wasn't as you expected and for this we are very sorry, your meals were replaced and we checked back to make sure you were happy, you informed us at the time all was well and you were happy with the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for a family meal and the food and service was excellent! They have a great range of food to choose from and a good range for gluten free to! The drinks and food we all had were very high standard and good! The...More

Thank Suzie' C
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Suzie thank you for taking the time to review us I'll pass on your feedback to the team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in with a friend for a few drinks having not been here for years. Pleasant enough decor and staff. But not a patch on the old days when sheffields well heeled used to frequent the place. Emeleyn Hughs would be turning . But not...More

Thank Sam C
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sam, thanks for the review, we have moved on with the times as most places do but we still do have a number of famous faces pay us a visit. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sirloin steak tough and inedible. Other dishes we had were ok. Staff helpful but did very poor for a chain pubMore

Thank Penny D
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sam, we are sorry you felt we were a 1 star on your visit. We are glad you thought our staff were helpful, if you'd have mentioned the Sirloin to one of the team we would have happily changed this for you as it wouldn't...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch everyone enjoyed their choices and really liked the place. I found the roast beef cooked for the masses so a bit too well done for me, but I made the choice guessing this would be the case. Well kept pint of...More

Thank Ian F
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ian, thanks for the review. I'll be sure to pass your comments onto the team.

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Finally the sun has come out to play and the Rising Sun was the perfect spot for an evening drink in the warmth of the sun trap beer garden. Ample seating and not just picnic tables they have some really comfy tables and chairs. We...More

Thank davidbell76
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

David, thank you for taking the time to give us such a kind review.

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Saturday evening six of us the grandkids love it here. Great service from the friendliest staff you'll ever meet nothing too much trouble.A really nice pint of stones lovely pinot grigio very reasonable prices that's why it's always busy. Food as usual fantastic best gammon...More

1  Thank chasweb
Becky A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

chasweb Thank you for taking the test to review us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. I will pass back the feedback to our team.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Food was OK but fairly average. It was typical of a chain restaurant, but our party enjoyed it anyway.

Thank eatonbeverley
General Manager A, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Beverley, thank you for taking the time to review us.

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I think they do allow dogs in the pub there was a dog in today when was having lunch Sunday 11/06/17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 Abbey Lane, Sheffield S11 9ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 114 235 6607
Description
Visit The Rising Sun Hotel in Sheffield for authentic British cooking and real ales in a genuine local pub warmed by a cosy fire. Our pub-food menu features classic meals made with award-winning ingredients. Included are seasonal specials and buffet food for all occasions, and great value set menus too. You'll also find a hand-picked range of perfectly conditioned cask ales on tap, and a selection of fine wines from around the world. A true local in Sheffield, we're a great place to meet up with friends and swap stories. Take part in our weekly quiz, or just come to eat and relax in our stylish pub surroundings.
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