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Rising Sun Inn

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$$$$
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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60 Bridge St, Kensington, South Australia 5068, Australia
+61 8 8333 0721
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12:00 - 23:30
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Sydney
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous high tea yesterday, being the day before Mothers Day. The place was booked out. A different high tea -rather than everything being brought out at once, there were 4 plates of fresh , delicious morsels coming out in succession. The staff were efficient and friendly. Great value at $45 a head including bubbly. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank TottiSydney
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we live just around the corner from the Rising Sun Inn, my boyfriend and I had been meaning to check it out for a while, and decided to check it out for an easy meal. I called just to enquire as to whether they were open that evening as it was a public holiday, and was told by the... More 

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1 Thank Alexandra R
ManagerRiser, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Appreciate the feedback. We look forward to you trying us again. Please ask for extra sauce next visit, if required, as it is easy to provide. The blue cheese we use is mild and exceptionally high quality to cater for the broad cross section of our clients. We do recommend booking, when you can, as it helps us coordinate your... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this well known restaurant with friends during the week and lived up to it's reputation for a good meal. The four of us had not been there for a number of years and wondered if it had changed, but were pleasantly surprised to see it had upheld it's standards. It was quiet in the restaurant, but it was a... More 

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Thank CarmelS49
ManagerRiser, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for returning and sharing your experience with us. We look forward to you coming back soon. More 

Beachport, Australia
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49 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After many times over many years we absolutely love this place and the food. " Nothing ever stays the same" but here it does, great atmosphere, food, service, wine etc. etc. We will be back many, many times.

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1 Thank LOUNGIENB
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our establishment. We also look forward to your regular return. More 

Adelaide, Australia
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We dined here as a group of 23. This is a very old hotel with quaint dining and bar set-up and full of charm. It's in a back street but not far from the CBD. Plenty of car parks. Great place in winter with log fires and old-world arm-chairs. And good in summer too....modern a/c system. But the real feature... More 

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Thank Terry C
ManagerRiser, Front Office Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We look forward to seeing you all back again soon. More 

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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely place well worth a look. Met up with adult family members for drinks and a sit down dinner - the proprietor/host offered us a private dining room which was most suited to our gathering. The place is small and sound naturally carried from a group of fellow diners in an adjacent room, but it was nothing that couldn't be... More 

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1 Thank Adamant_About_Travel
ManagerRiser, Public Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you and your guests again More 

Adelaide, Australia
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Having found this place on TripAdvisor and relying on the positive reviews I was quietly hopeful this would be a nice place with nice food. The place was nice and cosy, basic old 70-80's style decor and the staff were friendly and welcoming. All good there. However, I had ordered a $49 Ribeye medium rare but what was served was... More 

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1 Thank Burpor
ManagerRiser, Public Relations Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

We are also disappointed that your published comments were not articulated with management on the night. If they had have been more would have been done to make your night better. We also note you have been harsh with other highly regarded venues in other reviews. Your comments about our Décor are also very different to the usual feedback we... More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The meal and the service were both excellent. It isn't cheap, but the food was so good that I consider it very good value. The markup on the wines was also reasonable. I would happily recommend this restaurant.

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1 Thank Judy H
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments they are greatly appreciated by management and staff. More 

Level Contributor
44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My wife and I came here last night and had a great experience. We arrived early so we could have a pre-dinner drink near the front bar. It has a cosy atmosphere and great character with exposed old red bricks and furnishings surrounding you. We had the Arancini balls and Charcuterie platter for 1, for starters. The Pâté was amazing,... More 

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1 Thank NPR1973
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

We always appreciate hearing from people that have a great night out with us and who appreciate our food, service, staff and venue. We look forward to a return visit. More 

AUSTRALIA
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Have had the good fortune of experiencing 2 functions here over past 12 months. One being a 90th birthday & most recently a 60th birthday. On each occasion cannot speak highly enough of management team & staff. The choice & quality of food outstanding & the staff, Simon & Callum in particular catered to our every need.We chose The Atrium... More 

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Thank KANDAAustralia
ManagerRiser, Manager at Rising Sun Inn, responded to this review

The staff were all delighted to read your review and are so please that both your functions were perfect. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Bridge St, Kensington, South Australia 5068, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Kensington
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8333 0721

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?