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The Rising Sun, Great Bridge, Tipton

116 Horseley Road
Phone: 01215571940
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Soup Dragon left this review about The Rising Sun

This is a detcahed pub, with patio area. Since the last reviews, this pub was closed and noew reopened as a Black Country Ales pub. The pub itself is Victorian. It is mainly in undressed brick, but has moulding around the Romanesque. It has three Gothic roofed gables and a couple of bay windows. The interior has a couple of rooms, both in cream patterned wallpaper, red embossed wallpaper, and with white upper wall and ceiling. The bar, to the right, has red bench seats and a tiled fireplace. There is a dart board and a few prints taken from an old trade catalogue. A Butler's Ales etched glass panel is a nice feature. The serving bar has a nice wood serving bar, that had a pole on which were attached the pump-clips of the next beers to be coming on. The lounge i didn't really see, other than it to had old prints and a fireplace. There was no TV that i saw. The music was general and at a decent level. The service was very friendly and it had a clientele of more mature locals. Beer; usual tap stuff with Saltaire Amarillo Gold, Beowulf Dark Raven, Welbeck Red Feather, Gloucester Brewery's Mariner, Gun Dog Hot Dog (decent), as well as their own usual three - the Pig MILD being decent too. A cracking little pub - and one i could stay for hours in - definitely worth dropping into.

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Stuart Miller left this review about The Rising Sun

Visited last Sunday lunch and was disappointed to see the place was only a shaddow of its former glory. No customers in the bar and no real ales on sale. Didn't stop, as I have no stomach for freezing cold, processed beer.

On 4th August 2012 - no rating submitted
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Steve Thorpe left this review about The Rising Sun

Nice friendly local offering up to 7 real ales

On 24th May 2007 - no rating submitted
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Map location corrected by Just a quick pint, then I'm off
Dudley Port, 1.21 miles, 23 min walk (show)
Tipton, 1.23 miles, 23 min walk (show)
Coseley, 2.73 miles, 52 min walk (show)
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21st Aug 2018, 18:39
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21st Aug 2018, 16:14
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  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 24 May 2007 by Moby Duck
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