The Forum (shopping mall)

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This article is about a shopping mall in Bangalore. For the Forum Mall in Kolkata, see Forum Mall (Kolkata).
The Forum Mall
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The Forum Mall
Location Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Coordinates 12°34′N 77°22′E / 12.56°N 77.36°E / 12.56; 77.36
Address Hosur Road, Koramangala
Opening date 2004
Developer Prestige Group
Total retail floor area 72,000 m2 (780,000 sq ft)
No. of floors 5
Parking MLCP

The Forum is a shopping mall located on Hosur Road in Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka, India developed by Prestige Group.

The Forum was Bangalore's first full-fledged mall[citation needed] with a multi-storey book store, 12 cinema halls and other entertainment facilities. The mall is an attraction for tourists. The shopping mall houses 72,000 m2 (780,000 sq ft) of shops over five levels.[1] A major attraction at the mall is the multiplex, PVR.

Entertainment & Leisure[edit]

  • Retail Shops over 5 floors
  • PVR Cinemas - 2,100 seating capacity, 11 screen multipex [2]
  • The Transit Lounge Food court.
  • It also houses the first McDonald's outlet in South India,[citation needed] along with KFC at other end, and several other food and beverage outlets.[3]


Forum Mall, Koramangala 
Landmark Bookstore inside The Forum 
Inside The Forum 
PVR Pepsi IMAX ® Theatre at Forum Mall Koramangala

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On January 26, 2009, a minor electrical fire broke out at Transit, the food court at the mall which however was quickly contained and nobody was injured during this incident.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Forum Mall: Overview". Prestige Estates Projects Pvt. Ltd. Retrieved 2009-02-28. 
  2. ^ "PVR Cinemas to raise Rs 150 cr for expansion". The Hindu. 29 Nov 2004. 
  3. ^ "About Forum Mall". Prestige Group - The Forum Mall. Retrieved 2014-02-22. 
  4. ^ "Fire in food court at Forum Mall". The Hindu. 27 Jan 2009.