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The Atrium Cafe & Restaurant

Has a new offering in the way of catering by James Harper

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Plan your own occasion: Please tell us what you want and we’ll make it happen.

The Atrium Cafe & Restaurant based at Clitheroe Castle has an exciting new offering from chef-patron James Harper.

We are now taking private bookings for events throughout the year, whether it’s a wedding, anniversary, private party or memorial.

There is no room hire charge with our catering packages and we are also fully licensed. We are bespoke caterers and specialise in outside catering, including BBQs, hog roasts, buffets, afternoon tea, fine dining or children’s parties to suit every budget.


Weddings at the Atrium

Weddings coming soon in October 2016 from castle weddings and events set in the stunning grounds of Clitheroe castle. We will be having a wedding open day on Sunday February 5th book now


Outside Catering

We can do hog roasts, BBQ, afternoon teas and bespoke buffet menus for your special occasion or office party! Do you need staff for your occasion! or even your own private chef? We can supply your bar also!



The atrium cafe and restaurant are fully licensed and bookings are now being taken with room hire included in the price of your catering.We have our own hogroast machine and do the best pulled BBQ pork in town.


Cafe at the Atrium

Everything we purchase is bought from the best local suppliers and everything we produce is handmade on site with top quality ingredients, only our bread is made offsite by our bakery supplier.


Have your own Party Night

The Atrium is available to hire for your Christmas Party on any evening throughout December! You get exclusive hire of The Atrium, with a DJ and Christmas buffet or 3 course meal including a glass of mulled wine or Cassis Prosecco on arrival. A minimum of 30 people is required.

£15 per head

Ribble Valley Jazz Christmas evening

8th December featuring Tipitina - Tickets £10 or £8 for Members, Christmas menu available for £18 and served from 5-7pm
Jazz from 8pm

Christmas party nights

We have suppliers for entertainment, but you may want to organise your own: it’s your choice! Christmas Party includes buffet, hog roast or wood fired pizzas. Dates available on request.

£10 per head

Christmas Afternoon Tea

Christmas Afternoon Tea served throughout December starting from the 5th , 12pm till 4pm

£12 per head

Christmas Menu


Carrot and spiced ginger soup, fresh bread and butter. Ham terrine, apple sauce, pickles and brioche. Duck liver pate, cranberry and orange sauce and crispy croutes. Melon, pear and berry cocktail with mango sorbet and mint.

Main Courses

Roast turkey, sausage and bacon stuffing, roast potatoes, winter vegetables with cranberry sauce and pan jus. Bowland rump of beef, potato purée, lardons of bacon and mushrooms in a chasseur sauce. Seafood parcel, béarnaise sauce, wilted greens and sautéed new potatoes. Wild Mushroom risotto with truffle oil and parmesan crisps.


Individual black forest trifle. Rich chocolate and berry tart with blackcurrant and liquorice sorbet. Ginger and toffee cake with toffee sauce and rum custard. Apple and mince pie with brandy cream.

2 courses £14 | 3 courses £18 | Coffee and mince pie £3.50