Jump To Website Terms & Conditions

Website Terms & Conditions:

This website is owned and operated by The Forbidden Fruit Bar LTD (“The Forbidden Fruit”), whose registered address is at 22 Grand Parade, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex TN37 6DN. Please visit https://tffhastings.co.uk/contact-us to contact us.

The information on this website has been prepared solely for the purpose of providing general guidance on The Forbidden Fruit. While we have made reasonable efforts to ensure the information on this website is accurate and up-to-date, all information is provided without any guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of performance, satisfactory quality or fitness for any purpose, all of which are excluded to the fullest extent permissible under English law. We do not accept any liability to you, whether in contract or in negligence, for any damage, loss or expense you may incur as a result of any action or omission made in reliance on or as a result of the information contained on this website. You accept full responsibility for its access and/or use.

This website, including, but not limited to, text, content, photographs, video, audio, graphics, menus, news items, competitions, prize draws, location and any other materials is protected by registered and/or unregistered copyright, database rights, patents, trade marks, design rights and other intellectual and proprietary rights of whatever nature, and all applications for such rights, anywhere in the world) that either belong to or
are licensed to us. Any individual article, report and other element making up the site may be copyright works. You agree to abide by all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in this website. You acquire no proprietary interest in our website, its material or content and may not use them in any way except as expressly permitted by these terms.

You agree and accept that all costs of and associated with all necessary servicing, repair or correction of your computer arising out of this
website shall be your responsibility and we shall not have any liability for any such costs.


Should you choose to download content and/or material from the website, you must do so in accordance with these Terms.

Such Download is permitted on a non-exclusive, non transferable, non sub-licensable, worldwide basis provided:

1) You use any Download solely for those purposes authorised by The Forbidden Fruit (a “Permitted Work”);

2) you must not use, sell, resell, lend, let, distribute or pursue any other income generating activity with such Download on its own separately
from any Permitted Work; and you shall, in downloading or making print copies of such Download, retain on such Download and/or print copies all copyright notices and shall remain bound by the terms of such notices.

You do not have the right to edit, modify or alter any Download.

Our Obligation to You:

Our website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We agree to use our reasonable endeavours to maintain this website in a fully operating condition, but we cannot guarantee that this will always be the case. We reserve the right to restrict or suspend your access of this website at any time without notice for security, general administration, maintenance or any other reason. We will inform you of such action if reasonably possible.

We may provide links to other web sites or resources. We are not responsible for these and we do not endorse their content. If you choose to
follow any of these links you are leaving this website.

In order to maintain the integrity of this website we reserve the right to forward contact details to our ISP and, where requested to do so,
to the Police or other Regulatory authorities. We may also forward contact details to any third party where a complaint arises concerning your access of this website and where that use is deemed by us to be inconsistent with these Terms.

Your Obligation To Us:

You agree that you will only use this website in a manner that is consistent with these Terms and in such a way as to ensure compliance with
all applicable laws and regulations. In particular, you will not use this website to create and transmit any material which is defamatory, offensive, or
of an obscene or menacing nature, or which may, in our judgment, cause annoyance, inconvenience or anxiety to any person, or post any files that
contain viruses, corrupted files, or take any other action that would change or destroy any programs forming part of this website.

You are responsible for obtaining the equipment and paying all telephone charges necessary to access and use this website. You are responsible
for making your own back-up arrangements.

You agree not to use this website or the services made available to you on or via this website such that you cause the whole or part of this website or such services to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or is in any way impaired.

You accept responsibility and liability for the completeness and accuracy of any communication you send to us and we will not be liable for any
consequences of any incomplete or incorrect communication.

Other Terms of Use:

These Terms may be amended from time to time. They may also be extended to include other terms applicable to specific products or services
offered by us from time to time.

Limitation of Liability:

We make no warranty as to the suitability or otherwise of computer equipment or peripherals or telecommunications services you use for
accessing this website, which is your sole responsibility, nor do we warrant that the site is free of errors or viruses, worms, cancelbots or “Trojan
horses”. We shall not be liable for any damage you may suffer as a result of such failures or destructive features.

You acknowledge that our obligations and liabilities in respect of the services provided and the information made available on this website are
exhaustively defined in these Terms. You agree that our express obligations and warranties made in these Terms are in lieu of and to the exclusion (to the fullest extent permitted by law) of any other warranty, condition, term or undertaking of any kind.

You acknowledge that this website is provided only on the basis set out in these Terms. Your uninterrupted access of this website on this basis
may be prevented by certain factors outside our reasonable control including, without limitation, the unavailability, inoperability or interruption of the
Internet or other telecommunications services or as a result of any maintenance or other service work carried out on this website. We do not accept any responsibility and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with any inability to access use this website whatsoever.

Except as expressly set out in these Terms and to the maximum extent permissible by law, we will not be liable (whether in contract, tort,
including negligence, or otherwise) for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive or consequential loss, damage, cost or expense of any kind whatsoever and howsoever caused even if we have been advised of their possibility.

We accept liability without limit for fraud or for death or injury to the extent it results from our negligence or the negligence of our employees or agents in the course of their engagement here under.

Governing Laws and Regulations:

This website is not directed at any person in any jurisdiction where for any reason the publication or availability of this website is
prohibited. Those in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access this website.

Anything contained in this website may only be appropriate for use or permitted by local laws in the jurisdiction of England and Wales. Those
who access this website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with the laws and regulations of England and Wales. You should obtain legal advice in cases of doubt.


You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold us, our employees, representatives, and agents, harmless against any claim, suit, action, or other
proceeding brought against any of us, our employees, representatives, or agents, by a third party, to the extent that such claim, suit, action or other
proceeding brought against us, our employees, representatives, suppliers, or agents is based on or arises in connection with:

1) Your access and/or use of this website;

2) Any breach by you of these Terms;

3) A Claim that this website or any part of it as a result of your access:

3a) infringes any intellectual property rights of any third party, or any right of personality or publicity, or

3b) is libellous or defamatory, or otherwise results in injury or damage to any third party;

3c) any deletions, additions, insertions, or alterations to, or any unauthorised use of, this website by you; or

3d) any misrepresentation or breach of representation or warranty made by you contained herein.


We may terminate these Terms, including without limitation any right granted in relation to Downloads and your right to access and use this
website and its content and materials at any time in our sole discretion on immediate notice.

On termination you shall destroy all materials, and copies thereof, obtained from this website and your password.

Changes To The Website:

You accept that we have the right to change the content or technical specifications of any aspect of this website at any time at our sole
discretion. You further accept that such changes may result in you being unable to access this website.

Venue Terms & Conditions:

Our Obligation to You:

We will strive to provide a safe and welcoming space for all members of the community to enjoy, to help us achieve this we commit to but not limited to the following:

1) Follow all licensing objectives (Protection of children from harm, Prevention of crime and disorder, The prevention of public nuisance & Public Safety) and conditions of our license.

2) Provide a warm and friendly service, understanding and maintain confidentiality where reasonably possible and where maintaining confidentiality will not put yourself or others at harm.

3) Ensure 24h CCTV monitoring is in place throughout the premises and recordings are maintained for a minimum of 31 days. (Review the CCTV policy HERE)

4) Provide a clean and hygienic environment for patrons to enjoy by completing regular cleaning schedules and checking toilets regularly where possible.

5) Operate a zero tolerance policy on drug use within our premises. Anti drug use controls are in use and any suspected drug use will be challenged. Anyone found to be using illegal substances in our premises will be reported to the relevant authorities and removed from the premises.

6) Promote responsible drinking habits by monitoring consumption of alcoholic beverages and making judgements on a persons intoxication to refuse service of more alcohol.

7) Operate a challenge 25 policy, where anyone looking under the age of 25 may be asked to verify their age by use of one of the following Photographic ID methods:

  • 7a) Passport
  • 7b) Driving License (either provisional or full)
  • 7c) Proof of Age Standards Scheme card (PASS)
  • 7d) Certain non UK identification cards (upon managerial approval)

8) Challenge any inappropriate behaviours including but not limited to: Verbal Abuse, Inappropriate Comments, Inappropriate Touching, Intimidating actions or behaviours.

9) Complete random bag searches on customers entering our premises by trained personnel or customers already within our venue where suspicious have been raised.

10) Work with any relevant authority (Councils, Police Forces etc) where reasonable to protect our customers, staff and neighbours. 

11) We do not allow anyone under the age of 18 years old on our premises after 9pm and any minor under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Under no circumstances do we allow the sale of any alcohol related product for consumption by an under 18 even when consumed with a table meal.

Your Obligation to Us:

By using our venue you are consenting to the following terms and understand that breach of these terms may result in your removal from the premises or being potentially barred from entry to the venue indefinitely.

  1. You will consent to producing valid personal photographic ID when requested to do so by either door staff, bar staff or any other member working for The Forbidden Fruit.
    1. Valid forms of Photographic ID are:
      1. Passport
      2. Driving License (either Provisional or Full)
      3. Proof of Age Standards Scheme Card (PASS)
      4. certain non UK ID where approved by a manager.
  2. You consent that you may be subjected to random bag searches by trained staff members of staff upon entry or if suspicions are raised while you are in the venue.
  3. You consent to the staffs right to refusal for the sale of alcohol based on their perception of intoxication level. (it is a crime to remain in a licensed premises after a license holder has requested you leave.)
  4. You consent to the alcohol sale licenses and will not provide any persons under the age of 18 alcohol. This is classed as a proxy sale and will be recorded and details provided to Sussex Police where required.
  5. You consent to refrain from using any illegal substances anywhere on our premises and understand that we do deploy anti-drug use products. You also understand that if found to be using illegal substances you will be removed from our premises and details will be sent to Sussex Police where required.
  6. You consent to refraining from causing any harm to another person while in attendance of our venue, including but not limited to Staff, Customers, Contractors, Neighbours etc by way of verbal, physical or mental abuse as well as any other action which can potentially endanger another person.
  7. You consent to refraining from bringing your own alcohol into the venue for consumption and understand that if found this will be removed and disposed of.
  8. You consent to refraining from causing any form of damage to the premises by acts of malicious or intentional means. This includes any damage to fixtures and fittings, Doors, Walls, furniture, Electronic appliances including WiFi, Till Sytems and Card Machines.
  9. You consent that under no circumstances will tabs be provided and if you are without means to pay for any products purchased these products will be removed from your possession.
  10. You understand that breaching these terms and conditions may result in your immediate removal from the premises and any remaining product may be removed.

Drag Brunch – Terms & Conditions

  1. Please ensure that you arrive to your booking on time. Your two hour booking commences at 2pm and bookings will not be extended if you are late.

  2. Bottomless drinks are served for 90 minutes only.

  3. All guests must participate in the bottomless brunch.

  4. Mocktails can be provided for those who are not drinking.

  5. Additional items can be ordered from the menu and charged at regular price.

  6. Tables are limited and once fully booked we will be unable to offer additional spaces.

  7. Tickets are available as Gold or Silver only, Silver tickets will be able to purchase gold level drinks at the normal prices.

  8. We only accept bookings for tables that are 18+ years old. We operate a challenge 25 policy and our colleagues reserve the right to ask for photographic ID for anyone they deem to look under the age of 25.

  9. Anyone presenting at the event under the age on 18 or who fails to produce valid photographic ID to verify they are over the age of 18 will be refused entry.

  10. Bookings are non refundable. Please ensure you have understood this before placing your booking.

  11. Refunds will not be processed for any bookings who knowingly book space for persons under the age of 18 or who fail to produce valid photographic ID upon request.

  12. The Forbidden Fruit practises responsible service of alcohol. We reserve the right, to refuse the service of alcohol, to any person who may be deemed intoxicated.

  13. If any patrons are misbehaving or intoxicated we reserve the rights to ask them to leave the premises.

  14. Please drink responsibly.

  15. Right of admission is reserved.

Last Updated: 27/02/2023