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41 King Street, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9SP, England
+44 1254 824465
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (11 reviews)
“chicken wings” (3 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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41 King Street, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9SP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon in Forum on Sunday (14/01/18). No plans, but we decided to order some great warming cocktails (2 for £10) served and made by the lovely Ella. Other patrons had ordered food that smelled fantastic, so we ordered and weren't disappointed!...More

Thank Tooonster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just been to the 'Forum' in Whalley for a Saturday night meal with friends. Arrived to discover our booking must have been misplaced because they asked us twice for our name then tried to tell us they wanted the table back by 7PM even though...More

Thank NickW1973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had cocktails & almond appetisers good atmosphere nice place. Got the bill when came to pay went to the bar waited a good 5 minutes only 1 person serving with a very busy bar. I said can I pay the bar person said you will...More

Thank cosie1
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Needed a quick meal and popped in here. The staff were very welcoming and I went for the 2 course set menu. Had the cold Spicey aubergine starter which was sublime. The goat cheese beetroot salad was very good too. A very good menu selection...More

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The menu for the 2 course special is quite varied offering a good choice including vegetarian options. No steps in but toilets at first floor, on street parking, though limited, pay car parking across road. Staff friendly and attentive, Main menu also available, which is...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went today with a friend on a spare of the moment visit to Whalley. We were not air were to eat and chose this place. Definitely not disappointed it was a very good choice. We both really enjoyed our meals and the atmosphere. I will...More

Thank Cathmars1975
Reviewed 25 August 2017

More of a night time place, quite a dark and dingy atmosphere. I had goats cheese salad, it was nice but the goats cheese was the moussey kind not the real solid expensive cheese. More like ASDA's version! Boyfriend got chicken skewer starts. It was...More

Thank pembrooke72
BlueCherryLeisure, Owner at Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hi there, we welcome feedback from customers about their experience at FORUM however, we should point out that the goats cheese is actually hard and of a high quality, from one of our suppliers Hills Fine Foods in Longridge a specialist cheese supplier with over...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I have been to Forum the vibe was good and the place was busy but very dark inside. We shared an Iberian tapas board which included padron peppers, chorizo and meatballs and we ordered an extra side dish spinach, potato...More

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Eating good food in pleasant surroundings with group of friends when cold glass of wine spilled all over my back and brand new top....was shocked as you would be.The waitresses apologised profusely and tried to pat my clothes to soak up wine.....so sat eating the...More

Thank lireton47
BlueCherryLeisure, Owner at Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

We would like to apologise for the incident the other evening, as you righty said it was an accident by the waitress (who has resigned following the incident as she was so upset with what she had done) but the manager on duty did not...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We went as guests of family members who live nearby. They booked us a table at Sunday lunchtime. The restaurant itself is rather small, but has a lovely clean look and feel to it. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and the young lady...More

Thank Waketrip
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7 September 2016|
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Response from raywendyg | Reviewed this property |
as its only a small place it can get quite noisy when busy. I too am partially deaf and struggled to hear and join in conversations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 King Street, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9SP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe  >  Whalley
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 824465
  • E-mail
High quality, informal, casual dining using fresh ingredients is what food at FORUM is all about, from sharing dishes, boards & mezes, light lunches & classic bar meals through to steaks and Aberdeen Angus burgers from the grill We take our drinks very seriously at FORUM and our menu has an extensive selection of drinks including in-house aged cocktails, smoked cocktails, foams, premium spirits as well as craft beers and ales
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