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The Rising Sun

Station Road | Christian Malford, Chippenham SN15 4BL, England
+44 1249 721571
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Station Road | Christian Malford, Chippenham SN15 4BL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for an evening meal on our way through to London. Just made last food order at 20.30 .I had the Pork with Black Pudding Mash which was very nice served with a nice pint of Gem. It was a Friday and seemed to...More

Thank Anthony G
Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on the Rising Sun; we value all comments as a measure of our performance and customer satisfaction. It is our aim to create a local country inn which is valued and supported by the local...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very warm welcome and very friendly, professionell staff. Delicious food, beautifully presented, steak cooked perfect. a very cosy, exceptional country Inn. we can't wait to come back!!!More

1  Thank schwyz1967
Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to file a review after you last visit tho the Rising Sun; we value highly the feedback from customers as a guide to their satisfaction and as an indicator as to where we need to improve. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taken my grandma and son for a Saturday lunch. Loved the location and loved the pub. Staff very friendly and attentive! Would definitely recommend going. The steak was very tasty! :-)More

Thank Graham W
Nigel F, Partner in The Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for taking the time to comment on your recent experience at the Rising Sun; we highly value input from our customers as a gauge of their satisfaction and as a tool to identify areas for improvement. We feel our staff are a great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We managed to get a table in this popular place to eat, I had a pie (pie of the week which was lamb and wine)which was delicious, my partner had the Cajun chicken burger as well as my daughter and my youngest boy fancied a...More

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Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very positive review; we highly value our customers opinions as to how we are performing in trying to provide you with a first-class experience. Very pleased that staff proved flexible enough to serve your youngest son with the meal he wanted...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our nearest pub and went for Sunday lunch this week. The food was exceptional and I was delighted to find that all of the options were suitable for my gluten free dietary needs. The new chef did great!More

1  Thank Siân H
Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for submitting your review; we find these invaluable as a barometer of how we are progressing to achieve a truely first class 'local'. Glad that you enjoyed your lunch and look forward to seeing you again soon - see what our chefs can...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of 3 adults had lunch here today. Individual wooden tables with 4 chairs in spacious dining room. Other seating was wooden bech with high back and table in front. Lovely old building with oak beams. Service was really good, meal was delicious! Attentive...More

1  Thank Helen P
Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Rising Sun after your recent visit for Sunday lunch. A lot of effort has recently been put into renovating the pub; so glad that you like it! The purple ladies loo is a vast improvement! We...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

booked a table at the Rising Sun for Friday evening were my daughter and her husband and sons joined us, the food and service was fantastic and even though the restaurant was busy nothing was too much trouble and great to have a good children's...More

1  Thank chrsthefoodman
Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on your recent experience at the Rising Sun. We are extremely pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your meals and that the staff looked after you so well. Hopefully, you will be encouraged to...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

When I was out for a cycle, I discovered this fantastic gem. After being in the saddle for a few hours I fancied some refreshments - the service and quality of food was exceptional, but very reasonably priced too. The facilities were spotless too and...More

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Nigel F, Partner in the Rising Sun at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to submit a review of your recent visit to the Rising Sun. We are extremely pleased that you found the service and quality of food excellent and reasonably priced - I will pass your praises onto the...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had never bean to the this public house before but we needed to eat, so in we went, our welcome was so friendly. We had starters witch was the best fish soup, followed by our main meal, the fish and chips my husband and...More

1  Thank mags922017
GilesWareham, Public Relations Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for your positive feedback on your visit to The Riser. As you had a pescatorian (!!) evening, you might like to know that the reason the fish here is so good is that it is fresh from Cornwall and arrives here the day after...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Had a family meal at the Rising Sun on Saturday evening. Giles and all the team were their usual welcoming selves. We were looking forward to trying the new menu. We all had something different and all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We're really happy that...More

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Monia A
Are you open for lunch on Thursdays? what time do you serve food until at lunchtime?
21 September 2016|
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Response from GilesWareham | Property representative |
Yes we are open for lunch on Thursdays from 12 midday till 2pm. Hope to see you sometime soon! Best wishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road | Christian Malford, Chippenham SN15 4BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Chippenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 721571
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Description
A country pub/restaurant serving a range of local beers (Butcombe, Gem, Rucking Mole) and ciders. The restaurant offers a small menu of freshly cooked local food that changes daily. Great value wine list. Pub open 7 days except Monday lunchtime. Tuesday to Sunday Restaurant open 12 - 2 and 7 - 9. Sunday lunch 12 - 2. No food on Sunday night. TUESDAY night is Pizza night 6 - 9 for which booking is recommended.
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