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The Rising Sun

$$ - $$$, British,
Middlewich Road, Crewe CW2 8SB, England
+44 1270 213782
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (26 reviews)
“mixed grill” (12 reviews)
“cheesecake” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
Middlewich Road, Crewe CW2 8SB, England
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1 - 10 of 614 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had the ‘Garden bowl’ which was surprisingly delicious, but despite there being many vegetarian options there was only one vegan. Many of the options were things like veggie burgers, which I feel like should’ve also been suitable for vegans. However I had the onion...More

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 5 days ago

I ordered Steak Pie with chips and salad. .The pie was that brown I couldn't even cut into it with a knife. I have never ever had salad dressing on a salad with pie it was awful. Could not eat the pie when I told...More

3  Thank June H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here on 16 November with a friend like we have on many occasions. Now it is a Chef & Brewer it has definitely changed & not for the better! We booked on line which seemed to have disappeared but they found us a...More

4  Thank Sue B
Nick B, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write this review. Firstly I would like to apologise that we didn't have your booking but I am glad we were able to accommodate your party. Unfortunately I was not on shift when you came in but I have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We met a friend here the other day. The service was great and the food very nice. It came in a timely manner too. We had gammon and the rarebit sandwich. Our only issue was:- on the sides menu the difference between standard chips and...More

Thank janetgonegardening
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for visiting and taking the time to write this review. I'm glad that the member of staff who served you mentioned the additional cost of the sweet potato fries. Unfortunately we do have to charge for this and this is out of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came as a party of 7. We were seated quickly upon arrival and drinks order taken. Staff serving were friendly. Food came within a timely manner & all 7 meals were presented beautifully and were delicious. Love the atmosphere at The Rising Sun, relaxed and...More

Thank Anneliese B
Nick B, Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave your review! I shall pass on your kind comments to the chefs and the front of house team. We look forward to seeing you again soon, Amy Assistant Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been on many occasions (with different people) to the Rising Sun, I have not had a bad experience, Nick and Lisa are very attentive and extremely friendly. It is a lovely place to visit and enjoy excellent food, summer time is fantastic to sit...More

Thank johnjug
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi John We are all so pleased that you had another great time at the Rising Sun. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future Regards Nic and the team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of work colleagues and myself attended The Rising Sun for a meal. Everyone said how lovely the food was. Excellent quality, perfectly cooked and not too long to wait. I had Atlantic cod and chips. Couldn’t fault it. The fish was beautiful, the...More

Thank DiEvans53
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for a lovely review and we are all pleased you all had a great evenin* with us at the Rinsing Sun. We look forward to seeing you all again in the near future. Regards Nick and the team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've lunched here a couple of times in recent months when we have been in the area. The first time round my gammon steak was rather dry and spoiled by an overcooked egg, but my wife's fish was great. This time I has the fish...More

Thank nottoogrumpy
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I would like to thank you for the generous review and the comments made. All responses are fed back to the kitchen team to ensure that they are working as positively as possible and comments like this go towards it. Also it is good to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area for business and after the meeting we asked for a nearest place to eat. As it was after 2pm we were told the nearest place was this one. There were 4 of us and we came to an anonymous decision...More

1  Thank kwehlule
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning I am disappointed to see your review. I have spoken to the staff that were on duty and no one had spoken to them about the quality of the food and no one had spoken or complained to us directly. I would like...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner visited the Rising Sun on 5 November 2017 for an early evening meal. I wouldn’t say it was busy, but certainly not quiet. The staff were extremely attentive throughout our visit and made regular visits to our table to make sure...More

Thank Richard W
Nick B, General Manager at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Richard Thank you for the positive review that you have left us. It is good to see when we are getting things right as we can build on this and it gives the team a lift. We are working on the pub decor as...More

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Pauline M
15 September 2017|
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Response from Nick B | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
I did not have access as the manager to put the information out there that the business is now a chef and brewer and not brewers fayre or whatever it was called. I am an honest person who wants best for this business. I am... More
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Pauline M
10 September 2017|
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Response from gavilar | Reviewed this property |
But I am not the manager. Would be a bit of a treck everyday comming from Wiltshire 😆
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Patty2202
24 April 2017|
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Response from Nick B | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
As put, just call us and we will try to accommodate anyone. If we can do it, it will be done. Regards. Nick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middlewich Road, Crewe CW2 8SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Crewe
  • Phone Number: +44 1270 213782
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional Inn serving great food and a tempting range of quality cask ales the regularly change and wines served by the glass or by the bottle. We also have a range of Gins that are enjoyable served with a range of tonics or even rose lemonade!
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