The Rising Sun
Colchester Inns
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Events & Functions


When restrictions are lifted we would be happy to accommodate your small group or party, and can offer flexible timing and catering arrangements to suit your needs.

Daytime Events


With Coltishall Church within walking distance we are a popular choice for pre-wedding drinks. Following a funeral we can offer refreshments and buffet food for a gathering of family and friends.

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A Place to Stay


If you have family, friends or clients attending your event from outside the area, why not book them into one of our rooms?

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Private Dining Rooms


Our sister pub The Recruiting Sergeant, less than a mile away in Horstead, has two private dining rooms which may be more suitable for business meetings or larger parties.

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A part of the family


Looking for another Colchester Inns establishment? All our pubs feature deluxe B&B accommodation and welcoming restaurants - each with their own distinctively different menu offerings.