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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
“fish” (57 reviews)
“black pudding” (25 reviews)
“pork” (35 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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1 - 10 of 1,031 reviews

Reviewed today

Had a meal here with friends. This a nice cosy and well kept restaurant. All of the food arrived good and hot, very well presented by friendly helpful waiters.

Thank chattypops
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant, bar none. The food is incredible, everything flows and the flavours are amazing. We came from manchester and stayed at a local hotel just to eat here. Though I'd happily drive an hour just for an evening meal. Seafood crépe...More

Thank Francesca H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time visit and loved it. Restaurant had a great relaxed atmosphere. Breads, dips and olives a pleasant welcome. Selection of starters, mains and deserts. Mine - seafood crepe, duo or pork and banana trio dessert....couldn't fault it. Relaxed, yet attentive service. Made for a...More

Thank Mallers01
Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us ate here by recommendation and it far exceeded expectations. The food was of fine dining quality and the staff were super attentive and knowledgeable.(Special mention to Luke who seemed to go above and beyond to make this a very special evening) We...More

Thank Ian0965
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been several times, food amazing just gets better and better. The wine prices are mid range price wise and are of excellent quality. Staff very attentive, always busy best book in advance if like us you are traveling 50+ miles to dine here

Thank Ray F
Reviewed 3 days ago

After experiencing a hopeless service in the Ruthin Castle we were told about Ruthin little gem of a restaurant by the landlord of 'the Wine Vaults' and luckily enough we managed to book for the next day,- my wife's birthday. Great choice and extremely pleased...More

Thank tony w
Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Ruthin better to eat at on the hill or even the castle ( wether spoons) which is much better and cheaper than Bertie's restaurant.

Thank Glynval
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had booked a one night stay at Ruthin Castle Hotel but wanted to eat out. Had previously read TA reviews about On The Hill so called in was lucky enough to get the last remaining table. We were so lucky, everything about this little restaurant...More

Thank Michael389
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived we had no one to meet us and had to wait with other customers until someone finally appeared, no apology, just have you booked, a simple sorry to keep you waiting would be good etiquette. Firstly drinks were ordered - two completely...More

2  Thank F7761ARandrewc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently enjoyed an excellent Saturday night dinner here with my other half. Attentive service, really great food and reasonably priced......superb....thoroughly deserves the high TA rating!

Thank alison f
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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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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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