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Country Inn with bar, restaurant and rooms situated in the countryside near Taunton

A warm welcome, impressive food, amazing hand pumped ales and a collection of vintage wines await you.

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Our two guestrooms are en-suite with television and tea and coffee facilities.

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We our proud of our reputation for excellent food. Take a look at our menu, which we believe combines the best local produce with excellent cooking.

Also, please don’t forget to check out our Sunday Lunch menu.

We also have 2 private dining rooms that can cater for groups of up to 30 guests.

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What our Customers are Saying

“Food and service were top notch. Atmosphere and decor also very pleasant. Well worth a detour if you’re anywhere near this place.”

“This is a wonderful pub run by wonderful people. The location, management, food and everything about the Rising Sun are deserving of 5 stars.”

“The dining atmosphere was great, with a feel of a locals’ genuine watering hole blended sensitively with the features of a quality dining venue.”

“Food consistently excellent, ale likewise and service delightful. Must leave the dog behind next time so that we can sit in the even posher parts! I never give 10/10 for food – but with the fillet steak cooked at the table on a hot stone with peppercorn sauce it’s a definite full marks. Chef is gorgeous too!”

“One of the best UK restaurants.”

“A super private area for family party of 12 celebrating a special birthday. Delicious food, excellent service and a wonderful atmosphere.”

Opening Times

Monday to Friday:

Food: 12:00pm – 2:30pm, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Bar: 11:00am – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 11:00pm


11am – 11pm: Bar Only
Serving Food: 12pm- 3pm & 6pm – 9pm


Bar Open: 12pm – 10.30pm
Serving Food: 12pm – 3pm & 6pm – 9pm

Please phone for Sunday evening food service hours


On bank holidays and over holiday periods, our hours vary.
 Please give us a call to check our opening times.

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