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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%
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“black pudding” (29 reviews)
“hummus” (13 reviews)
“pork” (42 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Upper Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1HY, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

I can't praise this restaurant highly enough. The food was absolutely superb. We both had the fish kebab which was just amazing - imaginative, complex and well balanced flavours. Every element of our meal was perfectly cooked, and all courses were beautifully presented. The staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rosiekressman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having waited nearly five weeks to get a table on a sat lunch we were so looking forward to eating here after seeing all the top reviews,when we arrived the place was absolutely packed with large parties of people,but we were still made fairly welcome....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Y3349NHkevinp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to have lunch here and it was absolutely fantastic. We opted for 2 courses (I’ve included some pics) but we had a taste of India and the special of the day, fillet medallions. The meals were great, we all enjoyed all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JellyTangle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another visit to this excellent restaurant. Friendly service, wonderful atmosphere and delicious food. Menu changes every month so there’s a chance of flavours new. A great start to the festive season! Look forward to returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank se262014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to On the Hill tonight after recommendations from a friend and omg it was delicious, we had 4 small plates between us to start that was after the complimentary nachos and homemade Moroccon spiced humous, we then both had the Pork, every mouthful was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FlintshireWhittle
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Ruthin for a couple of days while finishing off Off’s Dyke path. Went to On The Hill based on theTA reviews and we were not disappointed. Service was great as was the food. The Crispy Cheese to start was particularly good, as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 406kenp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had never been to the restaurant before and was very impressed. The food was great with plenty of gluten free options. It was warm and the staff very friendly and helpful. Slight downside is no car park but to the food certainly made up...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank iancM6149IZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is in the centre of town. The atmosphere is great and friendly personel. Most importent the food is good and tasty. They have a good selection.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisgeldof
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant many times before and it never fails to impress us. On this trip we actually visited the restaurant thee times in three days! Twice for evening meal and once to have lunch with a group of friends. This gave...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dmg31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the Hill is an outstanding restaurant with some of the finest chefs. The food is exquisite with a wonderful service within an historic building. An array of fine foods and wines and side dishes to die for, recommend to all, no wonder one has...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Mervyn J
4 December 2018|
Response from se262014 | Reviewed this property |
Ring the restaurant and request vouchers.
5 July 2018|
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Response from EmaMelan | Reviewed this property |
The menu had vegetarian options available, but I would suggest contacting the restaurant beforehand to let them know and check what vegan alternatives they can offer. Their chef is great, and willing to accommodate dietary... More
8 August 2017|
Response from jude002 | Reviewed this property |
Only at lunchtimes apparently
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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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