Followers 25

Family run pub and restaurant set in a rural location offering great food at affordable prices. Large beer garden with childrens section. Real ales and log fires in the Winter.

The Rising Sun is a traditional family pub and restaurant nestling midway in the valley between Pontypool and Blaenavon.

Here at The Rising Sun Inn, a family run establishment, we offer our customers more than just a place to meet and socialise.

Our traditional pub is set in a 16th century farmhouse with breath taking views of the Welsh countryside.

The pub prides itself on serving a large range of real ales, beers, wines, spirts and soft drinks. The snug bar has a traditional inglenook fireplace and bread ovens, while our lounge bar also houses an original fireplace and comfy sofas.

The restaurant serves a wide variety of traditional pub food to suit all tastes from breakfast to a light bite to a three-course traditional Sunday lunch.

In the beer garden there is a patio, children's play area and a large lawn area for everyone to enjoy, during the warmer months there will be live bands and BBQ's outside you are very welcome to come and join us for a game of Boules.

There is also a free off road car park

Join us for some quality pub food or just a drink and enjoy the wide range of activities.
Our evening entertainment includes boules, crib, quiz night and live sport from Sky Sports.

Boules every Monday evening 7:00pm-9:15pm from April to October, the Pistes are available for use at most times, please speak to one of the bar staff before you use due to club competitions and league matches. There are adult and children's boules available for use free of charge, all children must be supervised by an adult.

latest pub news, offers & events

Celebrations & Gatherings

Published on 01/05/2019 [Expired]

Why not celebrate your special occasion here with us at The Rising Sun Inn.

We can cater for all types of events and we're perfect for family gatherings. Weddings, christenings, anniversaries, birthdays, baby showers, funeral teas & other occasions.

Call us today for more information…

Friday Night Burgers

Valid from 03/05/2019 to 31/05/2019 [Expired]



The Rising Sun burger
Beef patty topped with bacon, cheese, mushrooms and red onion chutney served on a toasted brioche bun

The Sloppy Joanne
Our take on a sloppy joe. Beef patty topped with homemade chilli and American cheese served in…