Traditional Pub and Authentic Indian Restaurant

Welcome to the Forge Hammer


The Forge Hammer is located in Lower Lydbrook and set in the Wye Valley, an area of outstanding natural beauty and just 100m from The River Wye. We are able to offer a range of cask conditioned ales, draught lagers and ciders, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

From the 18th March until the end of September we have a Gourmet Burger truck situated in the car park at The Forge Hammer. Serving a selection of different snacks, meals and drinks. Why not visit their website at to find out more. Open from 9.30am to serve early birds whether they be local, canoers, walkers or just passers by.

Incorporated within The Forge Hammer is River Spice Indian restaurant. Offering a new and exciting taste of the Indian Sub-Continent. River Spice staff offer diners a complete gastronomic experience. We work hard in maintaining exceptionally high standards of cooking and service for every customer. We cater for group bookings, events, special occasions and outside catering. To view the restaurant or takeaway menu please click on the button below

View River Spice Takeaway Menu & Order Online 

View River Spice Takeaway Menu & OrderĀ OnlineĀ 

The Forge Hammer,
Forge Row,
Lower Lydbrook, GL17 9NP

Tel: 01594 860310 Bar
Tel: 01594 860682 Restaurant