Venue Focus; Forman’s Fish Island
Forman’s Fish Island is an award winning luxury riverside venue in the most exciting part of London. It has unrivalled views of the Olympic Stadium and is ideal for conferences, exhibitions, private parties. Was designed by award-winning architect, Phil Hudson, in the shape of a ‘darne’ of salmon, with ‘scales’ tiling the roof, ‘bones’ supporting the structure and the smokery itself situated in the ‘guts’ of the building.
Floor 2, the Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery, is a chic and unique industrial-style space, reflecting the architectural structure of the Olympic stadium, which it directly faces. The space is adaptable and has been used for private dinners for 30 people, award dinners for 350, to cocktail parties for almost 1000 people. Floor 2 has a large reception area with beautifully appointed and artistic cloakrooms. Other features include a large roof terrace (135 sq m) with prime views over the Olympic Park.
The Restaurant is a contemporary, bright space with floor to ceiling windows and overlooking the Olympic park.This space is ideal for small meetings or private breakfasts, lunches and dinners. The Restaurant has its own covered balcony overlooking the River Lee and Old Ford Lock.
Forman’s Dockside has an outdoor riverside space with a beautiful lawn and terraced area, facing the Olympic Park. The space has extendable automatic awnings so whether rain wind or shine guests can enjoy the space and views it has to offer and can accommodate 60 guests for a seated meal, or 100 for a reception.