The Hoof & Rooster

The Hoof & Rooster, is an American inspired Smokehouse and Bar nestled in the picturesque market town of Clitheroe.

We're bringing the best of the Southern States to the Ribble Valley!

Easily accessible from Preston, Longridge, Whalley, Blackburn, Burnley, Accrington, Skipton and surrounding areas.


Our meats are slow smoked in our in-house smokers, making them tender and delicious.

From Ribs, Wings, Brisket & Burgers to a selection of Seafood and Vegetarian options, there's something for everyone! Classic Southern food with quality locally sourced ingredients.

Enjoy our selection of stateside favourites, we also have regular daily specials.


We have a great bar stocked with American and Craft Beers, Whiskeys and everything in-between.

We have our 'Drinks of the Week', our 'Buckets of Bud', and Coors pitcher offers so bring your friends along and sample the delights.

On top of all that, we feature regular Live Music, a great playlist and a chilled out setting, so there really is no excuse ... come on down!


Junkhouse Dog Blues Band

Junkhouse Dog Blues Band

To celebrate the Ribble Valley Jazz & Blues Festival 2017.

Welcome to Clitheroe’s Hoof & Rooster – on board to the first Jazz Festival. We kick off this American-themed venue in style with Manchester-based Blues Band. Founded and fronted by the 2008/09 British Blues Harmonica Champion Luke Shaw. Junkhousedog mixes steamy shuffles and electric swing with true vintage Chicago style grit – the “Blues standard formula” does not apply!
Tickets: FREE EVENT!

28/04/2017 Starts 21:00
The Armadillos

The Armadillos

To celebrate the Ribble Valley Jazz & Blues Festival 2017.

Led by the effervescent Greg Walker on guitar, mandolin, lap steel, dobro and lead vocals, The Armadillos play lively American roots good time music – Tex Mex, Swing, Blues, Cajun and other delights.
Perfect for a Saturday evening at the Hoof & Rooster.

29/04/2017 Starts 21:00
The Flaming Hearts

The Flaming Hearts

The Flaming Hearts based in the sunny Northwest. With a set covering the 60’s to present, Indie/Rock with hook driven infectious riffs.

12/05/2017 Starts 21:30
The Joe Publix

The Joe Publix

Bringing you a 1st set tribute to the clash, following by a 2nd set of ska & new wave dance madness. Accompanied by ringing, singing guitars and screaming saxphones with a touch of harmonica and three part vocal harmonies.

19/05/2017 Starts 21:30
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Breakfast at the Hoof & Rooster

Breakfast of champions!

We love sleep as its a Time Machine to breakfast! And what better way to start a brand spanking new day!

Daily Breakfast Menu @ The Hoof & Rooster!
11am - weekdays (closed Monday)
9am - sat
10am - sun

Hearty American inspired grub to start you off on a good day! Pancakes/ full english / steak and eggs and so much more! Come on down and fuel yourselves!