THE fine weather is finally upon us and it is time to get out with friends and enjoy the sunshine.

We have managed to pick out a venue which would be great for you to visit in the Ribble Valley. The Tiger Lounge has venues across East Lancashire and today we’re in Clitheroe.

Name of the pub

Tiger Lounge Clitheroe

Address of the pub:

76 Whalley Road

Landlord/landlady name:

Reece Francis

How long have you been the landlord/landlady for?

Two months

Bar staff and their names:

Tyler, Connor, Rania, Nathan

Give us some history about the pub

Formerly the Villa Italian Restaurant, the venue has been lovingly converted to an upscale cocktail and tapas bar, offering a range of tapas dishes from around the world.

Is food served? Is so what’s on the menu?

We have a wide range of tapas dishes to suit all tastes, which can also be upgraded to a main meal if desired.

Is there a beer garden?

We have one of the largest beer gardens in Clitheroe, with our expansive terrace and gardens, featuring ornamental fountains, comfortable lounge seating, wishing well, and fire pit tables

Do you have any darts/snooker/pool teams?

Not at this time

Most popular drink served is:

Pornstar Martini

Most memorable moment at the pub

Ribble FM hosting their Food & Drink show live from the terrace

Do you have an entertainment line-up?

Live DJ every Saturday night

Have you faced any challenges within the industry

Opening just after restrictions began to be lifted, we have built an enviable reputation for inventive, theatrical cocktails, and small plates to tantalise the tastebuds

The best thing about running a pub is

Meeting a wide range of people from all walks of life

The worst thing about running a pub is..

Late nights and early starts, but the rewards outweigh this!

The perfect hangover cure is...

Cheesy Bacon Fries or Cauliflower Cheese Croquettes from our new menu!