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Forum Bar

A bar serving food in Preston.

FORUM is more than just a bar, while we serve high quality drinks including classic and contemporary cocktails, an extensive selections of wines, and many of the world’s best craft beers, we also serve an extensive menu of high quality, stylish, contemporary bar food. In addition we have become the most popular choice for private and corporate parties in the city.

16-17 Winckley Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2AA
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01772 563 789



Facilities include: Bar Snacks, Traditional, Function Hire Available, Dinner, Cocktails, Beer, Wine, Cider, Tea & Coffee, Fine Dining,

Mon - Wed: 11:30 - 00:00
Thu: 11:30 - 01:00
Fri: 11:30 - 02:00
Sat: 11:00 - 02:00
Sun: 11:30 - 22:00

Drink % Brewery
Amstel Lager 4.1 Amstel

Beautiful golden color with a mildly bitter taste and cheerful character.

Tasting Notes: 

Becks 5.0 Becks

Every bottle of Becks is brewed according to the uncompromising German Reinheitsgebot (Purity law). With a strong and committed heritage, Becks has had only 6 brew masters throughout a 125 year history.

Tasting Notes: Our original Becks is a classic German lager beer with a distinctive full-bodied taste, fresh "hoppy" bouquet, golden colour and a full rich head. Adding to its complexity is a slightly fruity but firm crispness and a dry, clean finish.

Bierra Morretti 4.6 Bierra Morretti

A bottom fermented beer with a golden colour. This colouring is a result of the type of malt used in brewing.

Tasting Notes: The best raw materials are used to make Birra Moretti, as well as a special blend of high quality hops that gives it a unique taste and fragrance, enhancing its perfectly balanced bitter taste.

Brooklyn Lager 5.2 Brooklyn Brewery

American Amber Lager

Tasting Notes: Hallertauer Mittelfrueh, Vanguard and Cascade

Budvar Original 5.0 Budweiser Budvar

Budvar's best known beer, always worth a drink.

Tasting Notes: By far and away the best known beer in the Budvar portfolio ABV5 Original is available on draught and in two bottle sizes, 330ml and 500ml as well as in 500ml cans. Brewed from nothing but local natural materials in a 100 days brewing cycle ( 90 spent fermenting ) it is universally regarded as one of the world's great lager conditioned beers.

Cumberland Ale 4.0 Jennings Bros PLC

A superb golden coloured ale, brewed with English pale Ale malt and using only the finest English aromatic hops

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Duvel 8.5 Duvel Moortgat Brewery

Duvel is a natural beer with a subtle bitterness, a refined flavour and a distinctive hop character. The unique brewing process, which takes about 90 days, guarantees a pure character, delicate effervescence and a pleasant sweet taste of alcohol.

Tasting Notes: The beer is determined by the temperature. Duvel obtains its typical bitterness by adding various varieties of aromatic Slovenian and Czech hops. We use only exclusive hops that are renowned for their constant, outstanding quality.

Erdinger Weissbier 5.3 Erdinger Weissbrau

It is brewed using fine yeast according to a traditional recipe and, of course, in strict accordance with the Bavarian Purity Law.

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Estrella Damm 4.6 Sociedad Anónima Damm

Estrella Damm is a Mediterranean beer, made with malt, rice and hop, brewed with 100% natural ingredients according to the original recipe from 1876

Tasting Notes: A light malty aroma on the nose with a little spice drifting through slowly.

Guinness Draught 4.1 Guinness

Guinness is an Irish dry stout that originated in the brewery of Arthur Guinness at St. James's Gate, Dublin. Guinness is one of the most successful beer brands worldwide.

Tasting Notes: Unmistakeably GUINNESS®, from the first velvet sip to the last, lingering drop and every deep-dark satisfying mouthful in between.

Heineken 5.0 Heineken

Brewing beer is a 100% natural process. Heineken beer is made from the purest ingredients.

Tasting Notes: The resin from the female hop flower cones is used to help balance the sweetness of the barley with a refreshing bitterness.

John Smiths Extra Smooth 3.6 John Smith's Brewery

John Smith’s Extra Smooth was launched in 1993 and is now the nation's number 1 ale.

Tasting Notes: The boffins say it has a distinct cereal character, with malty, caramel notes being complemented by some fruitiness. But we just think it’s a right good pint.

Leffe Blonde 6.6 Leffe

Leffe Blond is an authentic blond abbey beer with a slight hint of bitterness to it.

Tasting Notes: 

Original 6.6 Innis & Gunn Brewing Co Ltd

This is their firstborn brew, whose accidental discovery started our story in 2003. Its originality also lies in its singular taste – notes of biscuity malt and vanilla swirling within a creamy, mellow character.

Tasting Notes: Smell: Caramel and rich roasted malts Taste: Incredibly smooth with a delicious toffee character and a light hop fruitiness Finish: Creamy and warming

Tiger 5 Heineken
Wainwright 4.1 Wainwright

An exquisitely, golden ale, named after Alfred Wainwright, the renowned Lakeland author who was born in Blackburn.

Tasting Notes: Wainwright is a refreshing golden ale with subtle sweetness from the Maris Otter malts and the special mix of hops give a delicate citrus fruit overtone. Voted World’s Best Golden Ale at the World Beer Awards.

Bulmers 4.5 Heineken

Bulmers Original Cider at 4.5% ABV offers a fantastic combination of softer culinary apples and sharper bittersweet apples, providing a cider rich in depth and character.

Tasting Notes: Well-balanced and medium-sweet

Pear 4.5 Rekorderlig Cider

Made from the purest Swedish spring water, Rekorderlig Pear Cider is best served over ice with a wedge of zesty lemon or lime for a distinctively crisp experience

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Strawberry - Lime 4.0 Rekorderlig Cider

Made from the purest Swedish spring water, Rekorderlig Strawberry - Lime Cider was the first to explore this unique flavour combination. Enjoy served over ice with fresh mint leaves or a real strawberry and a wedge of lime for a fresh, zesty experience.

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Symonds Founders Reserve 4.5 Heineken

Symonds Founder's Reserve is a distinctive premium cider at 4.5% abv.

Tasting Notes: Blended from the finest Herefordshire apples including Dabinett & Michelin varietals; resulting in a characteristically fresh, crisp, fruity cider, with a high degree of complexity and depth of character coupled with Symonds rich heritage from a golden age of traditional Hereford cider making.

Wild Berries 4.0 Rekorderlig Cider

Bursting with the freshest fruit flavours Rekorderlig Wild Berries Cider is best served over ice for a juicy experience

Tasting Notes: Made from the purest Swedish spring water, flavour - packed Rekorderlig Wild Berries Cideris best served over ice with a handful of fresh blueberries and raspberries for a dry and juicy experience.

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We serve the following food styles:

Bar Snacks, Traditional, Fine Dining