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The Rising Sun Inn

Moseley Green | Forest of Dean GL15 4HN, Lydney, England
+44 1594 562008
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“beef” (11 reviews)
“pudding” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Moseley Green | Forest of Dean GL15 4HN, Lydney, England
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here today. Really happy with the food great portions. Lovely people beautiful setting. A must go to place for sure. Two very happy customers 👌

Thank Larrisa P
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review Really pleased you enjoyed your visit Please come and see us again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In an idyllic setting, with seating inside and out. Play area for children, and a large lily pond. Wasn’t sure whether it would be open on a Monday lunchtime but it was and was busy. Food was good - mainly pub grub, range of beers,...More

Thank hmostlyharmless
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review I m glad you enjoyed our Food I can only apologise about the Dogs. We are a Dog Friendly Pub and as such it is difficult to control the noise on occasion Regards Martin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pub and the setting was lovely with plenty to do for the kids with its great garden but the Sunday lunch was pretty poor. Probably wouldn’t return

Thank gabb101
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Sorry you didn t enjoy the lunch. We did serve 120 others and had no complaints A bit more details would be helpful

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had sunday lunch was absolutely excellent we will be going again also great value for money well done chef

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Today we came across this pub so decided to have lunch. We were made welcome and ordered food. Our main meals were really tasty and well presented. For our desserts I chose Eton Mess. Where was the meringue? I found two incy wincy bits in...More

Thank trudyyo20
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

We are so sorry. Willow is our new and very young Pub Dog. We are trying to deal with this I have warned her that if this continues I will 'bar' her from the Pub. Regards Martin and Nikki

Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is a friendly place but too many dogs loose around the inside for a Saturday night, Food was ok but plates were cold and the burger was a little dry also fresh orange (which one of us is allergic to)was placed on the salad...More

Thank Vicki B
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks for your review You are right there were to many dogs not on leads. We are dealing with this I note the comments on the food and I will speak with the Chef It was exceptionally busy that day. Our apologies that your visit...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We visited here on Saturday 30th March, for a family get together. The staff are more than friendly and very helpful. We were quite a large group and expected a little wait for our food, but it was certainly worth the wait...the size of the...More

Thank Patrick H
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Really pleased you enjoyed your visit. I do recall your group being in the Pub. We are so lucky with our Staff. Great people and we owe so much to them We look forward to seeing you again Regards Martin and Nikki

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely food and good portions! Lots of choice on the menu would highly recommend a try, and will definitely be returning for the Sunday lunch! 😋 great atmosphere in the bar and restaurant, situated in the middle of the woods with lovely gardens can't wait...More

Thank Amiharris
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks for your review Really pleased you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to seeing you soon Martin and Nikki

Reviewed 16 March 2018

Our first visit of 2018 to this lovely pub. Nothing has changed (which is good!). Always a great welcome, good beer, great food and excellent value for money. The people owning/running this pub know how to do it,,, Simply brilliant! Some 6-7 miles from home,...More

Thank Ash B
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for your review Lovely feedback. We do try our best. We don't always get it right Everyday a 'school day'. Regards Martin and Nikki

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Visited whilst holidaying in the Forest of Dean. The pub is dog friendly and has a lovely garden with great views. My husband had the foot long hotdog, which it definitely was!!! One of the only times he has ever been beaten by food. Definitely...More

Thank Why1
Martin R, Owner at The Rising Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for your review .The foot long is a challenge for the hungriest of visitors. Glad you enjoyed your visit Martin and Nikki

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nigelingreg
16 November 2016|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Just good old pub grub give them a ring very easy to speak to nice people
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nigelingreg
16 November 2016|
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Response from Martin R | Property representative |
I m sorry to say we haven t at present. It's on a long list of things to do Full range of sandwiches, soup, fish and chips, ham egg and chips, gammon and chips etc All fresh and not a frozen chip in sight
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moseley Green | Forest of Dean GL15 4HN, Lydney, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Lydney  >  Parkend
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 562008
Description
Good pub food, in middle of forest. Very friendly service and lovely setting. Open from midday and food is served throughout the day until 9.00Pm
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