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The Forum Restaurant & Coffee Shop

New Road Coleraine, Coleraine, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7035 2638
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
13 Apr 2018
“Great Restaurant Poor waitress service especially from LAURA”
1 week ago
“Don't dare ask for the advertised coffee refill!”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
New Road Coleraine, Coleraine, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this cafe with my sister and we had two americanos and two scones.We enjoyed both the coffee and the scones and when I saw a notice offering a coffee refill,I checked with a young woman clearing tables and she assured that all I...More

Thank ZLJames
Reviewed April 13, 2018

I visited here in april with my friends and had a lovely dinner ,this is my favourite restaurant by far in coleraine good food plenty of variety for their dishes greatly priced etc,but it has one downfall a waitress called Laura who when serving she...More

Thank brenda1963xx
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

I called in on Friday to the forum restaurant and was pleasantly surprised with the choice of homemade classics. Got a main meal with chips and veg £5.90. Would highly recommend to fellow tourists.

Thank unhappy781
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We called in for a quick snack to kill some time, friendly pleasant staff and coffee that some coffee shops could learn from.

1  Thank Frank B
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

love the food in here and the staff are second to none, highly recommend that if your in Coleraine or just passing that you should call in and try it..

1  Thank ronnie872
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Was in here with my friend last week had braised steak and chips and vegetables omg this was so tasty the steak was melting in my mouth was so tender and ,friend had lasagne omg she said it was lovely big portions to for a...More

3  Thank brenda1963xx
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Was in here on Tuesday with family on Halloween break ,the food we had was lovely but the service from a purple haired woman was absolutely awful she made me feel so uncomfortable when I asked a question about the menu really made me feel...More

Thank brenda1963xx
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Had lovely home cooked meal cottage pie mashed potatoes and veg nice wholesome home cooking although u need to be in early as the specials dissappear fast there is also a selection of cold meals as well as hot

Thank starfire1984
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant friendly restaurant nice lunch with loads of different menu choices. Found the staff helpful perhaps some a little stressed looking, but not at all unpleasant. Food is excellent and very whole area looks clean and well kept.

Thank William M
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Wow we are Glutens for punishment, we had lunch the first day and couldn't understand how much lunch was going to cost, couldn't tell what the menu's were. A vague price you know the one that says from. Service is just blunt and part of...More

Thank Scott M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Road Coleraine, Coleraine, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Coleraine
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7035 2638
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