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The Rising Sun Thai & Pan-Asian

) #14 of 117 Restaurants in Christchurch ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, Thai,
123 Purewell, Christchurch BH23 1EJ, England
+44 1202 486122
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Thai, Pub, Fusion, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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123 Purewell, Christchurch BH23 1EJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined on what turned out to be an extremely busy Friday lunchtime. Despite this the lunch menu was excellent, portions first class, fairly priced and served by cheerful and well trained staff. Must go more often.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Party of 6 over three generation including my very elderly mum whom the staff looked after well. We ate indoors for convenience but TBH another time I would eat in the al fresco area if summer, looked lovely. Food is cooked and presented well. Not...More

Thank Mick D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was fabulous, service fast and friendly. Recommended. We like the fact it's cooked from scratch so you can spice dishes up or down to how you like it. Definitely not warmer uppers like other local Thai restaurants.

Thank goldensnowfairy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small group of us visited on a busy saturday. The service was polite enough. The waiting times was a bit long but expected on a saturday evening. The food arrived and while the starters were alright, the main meals were really good. Overall i...More

Thank teeman89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my wife have visited here a few times now and it's fast becoming one of our favourites! The food is wonderful very tasty and the staff are so pleasant and friendly they really can't do enough for you! The outside area is spectacular...More

Thank Iannewforest
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited for a friends birthday and I was amazed with the level of service and how incredible the food was. Everyone was so friendly and so attentive. I wouldn't eat Thai anywhere else now and will definitely keep coming back 😊

Thank Shari B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This has been a favourite of ours for many years. Food is great, atmosphere really nice - especially outside in the summer. But we have been really let down for the second time within a month now. I recently wanted to book a table for...More

1  Thank 76_Melany
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Lovely restaurant and bar. Excellent food in tastefully decorated dining room. Excellent customer service. Would highly recommend

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Visited here on the off chance having only booked the day before as my partner was working all day so thought it would be a nice treat have been on several occasions before it was a Saturday night and very busy as always the food...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been here for a number of years even though had always had excellent experiences in the past, so was really looking forward to returning. Sadly it was all so very bland . Both my partners' starters and mine and both of our main course...More

Thank simontkent
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Juanpa M
23 April 2017|
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Response from rising-sunxchurch | Property representative |
Hi there! I'm pleased to say we now do. If there's anything else i can help you with, please don't hesitate to contact us. All the best, Justin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Purewell, Christchurch BH23 1EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 486122
winner of Best pub or wine bar and Best business lunch, the Rising Sun Thai Restaurant in Christchurch is the place to eat drink and enjoy. Come and experience the best in pan asian cuisine with drinking premium brand spirits, top wines or maybe a nice real ale.
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