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On the Hill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
+44 1824 707736
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black pudding” (26 reviews)
“king prawns” (12 reviews)
“pork” (35 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Extremely rude so left before being seated Went to the grill place opposite - amazing!! From Northwich xxxxxxxxxx

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really lovely lunch. We were very lucky to get the last table so I would recommend booking! The staff were friendly and warm. The decor and atmosphere comfortable. Food gorgeous.

Thank Jen M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had the black pudding for starters and the pork for mains. An outstanding menu here and the food is as fabulous. If you can get in to this gem of a place then go for it...you won’t regret it

Thank SuzanneEvsns
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited with friends who highly recommended this lovely gem. Was very pleased, lovely staff who made you feel very welcome. The food was very good, enjoyed every course equally. A complete joy on the whole. Lovely quirky building too. Will return soon.

Thank kav1t4
Reviewed 6 days ago

I adored my lunch here. I was treating my 90 year old Dad and 92 year old Mum to a late Mother’s Day lunch. The staff were so very kind the food so appetising, we all had the best of times. Everything about the experience...More

Thank Lizzi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the starters and main meal both cooked to perfection. Staff friendly and efficient and attention to detail is second to none. Will be definatly visiting again its a little gem of a place. Visit as you wont know what you are missing out on...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many of my friends had visited this place and raved about it. I was apprehensive as I have been disappointed by other peoples recommendations in the past. Absolutely no need to worry - the food was excellent ! Service was great, informal, friendly but...More

Thank Colin2510
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent work trip, I ended up staying in Ruthin and was told that this was the place to eat. Fortunately, it was on a Monday night so I managed to book a table. The service was friendly and relaxed, and the waitress helped...More

Thank Owain L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard lots about on the hill and weren’t disappointed!! Loved the paprika crisps they were amazing!!! I ordered steak and it was cooked to perfection. Only downfall was our drinks were forgotten about. Would visit again

Thank Betty4567
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is difficult to get a booking in this restaurant and now we know why. The food quality is exceptional and so is the taste. The service is also fabulous. Indeed a restaurant for special ocassions.

Thank Rima_2012
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Questions & Answers
8 August 2017|
Response from jude002 | Reviewed this property |
Only at lunchtimes apparently
19 July 2017|
Response from jude002 | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking but limited however there is a car park within a few minutes walk away.
19 July 2017|
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Response from welovefood1975 | Property representative |
Hi, if you're coming for lunch then you'll need to park in the car park opposite the town hall, if it's in the evening then you are able to park anywhere on the square or side streets without penalties 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Denbighshire  >  Ruthin
  • Phone Number: +44 1824 707736
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