A Stylish, Contemporary Bar

The bar at The Forest serves a wide variety of customers all day in it’s comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. During the day it makes the perfect place to catch up with work colleagues, taking advantage of the free superfast wifi, or chatting with friends over a cup of Italian Illy coffee on a comfy sofa.

As the working day comes to an end and the lights are dimmed the bar offers a good range of wines, champagne and prosecco by the glass alongside the 30 + gin and rum list. Additionally The Forest is listed in The Good Beer guide serving a well conditioned pints of real from the 3 hand pulls as well as a varied selection of beers.

If you think there may be a crowd of you meeting up give us a ring and we will try and reserve an area for you where possible.
Whatever the reason for your visit you can be assured of a warm welcome at the bar here at The Forest.

Bar open till 11pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Midnight Friday and Saturday
11 pm on Sunday

The Real Ale CLub

We launched of our Real Ale Club in 2011 and welcome new members, you can join any time at the main bar. Members are supplied with a loyalty card which offers them a free pint of real ale after collecting 20 stamps, one stamp per pint of real ale.

Live music every first Thursday of the month

We have selected a range of musicians to play for you to enjoy, playing in the bar from 8.30pm. Free entry!

7th February – Partners in crime  
A regular duo here now, fabulous acoustics, Susie has a great voice

7th March – Kerry Smyth
Playing a mix of pop, soul and rock covers.  Kerry one day hopes to leave her supermarket day job on the shelf and build her career as a singer/songwriter

4th April- Partners in crime  
A regular duo here now, fabulous acoustics, Susie has a great voice

2nd May- Loz Rabone
Fantastic guitarist with a good voice playing acoustic covers, rock, indie, folk and pop

6th June – Kerry Smyth
Playing a mix of pop, soul and rock covers.  Kerry one day hopes to leave her supermarket day job on the shelf and build her career as a singer/songwriter

4th July – Partners in crime  
A regular duo here now, fabulous acoustics, Susie has a great voice

1st August- Loz Rabone
Fantastic guitarist with a good voice playing acoustic covers, rock, indie, folk and pop