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The Rising Sun Thai & Pan-Asian

123 Purewell, Christchurch BH23 1EJ, England
+44 1202 486122
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (26 reviews)
“chilli” (13 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Pub, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
123 Purewell, Christchurch BH23 1EJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

£10.95 for a very tasty two courses in an increasingly busy pub, though calling it a pub somewhat sells it short. Good atmosphere and service. Would certainly come again.

Thank Alex450212
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We have been several times for dinner and each visit has been excellent. The staff are attentive, the ambiance is nice, the menu has a lot of choice, the food delicious and its good value for money.

Thank Jo J
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Thai restaurants come in several forms. There is the super-smooth city version with lovely indigenous ladies in traditional dress accompanied by state of the art interior décor - and eye-watering prices. At the other end of the scale is the neighbourhood Thai restaurant with a...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Always the most amazing food. If you haven't been you need to. It's an experience. Good service too!

Thank Gordon T
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Called in here after being recommended by a waitress elsewhere and it was fab. Huge tasty good looking food, as we are only visiting the area we are seriously considering going back before we head home. Waitresses very pleasant and attentive.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Whilst we often lunch here, and really enjoy it, today was outstanding. Best meal ever anywhere. We chose Singapore noodles and wok fried king prawns followed by the coconut mango parfit. Outstanding! Service as usual was friendly, professional and timely.

Thank goldensnowfairy
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Every time I come back to Christchurch having lived here for quite a while this is the one restaurant I really miss. I can never fault anything the food service everything is spot-on. Thanks again guys.

Thank Suehanstone36
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We hadn't booked but they set us up a lovely table. The food was delicious with great service and not too pricey either! Worth a visit.

Thank Kate T
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Our two friends who invited to the Rising Sun for "The Saturday Lunch Special" are " regulars" and having tried the place ourselves a couple of years ago I can vouch for the quality, consistency and value for money. Ample menu choices backed up by...More

1  Thank david w
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Such an an awesome place. Outside is lovely and relaxing, and the staff are so friendly. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Georgi P
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23 April 2017|
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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