Whether you’re taking your family out to celebrate a special birthday or enjoying a girls’ night out, you want a restaurant where everyone in your party can enjoy something tasty to eat. At Forklift & Palate, our dinner menu reflects our status as one of the best American cuisine restaurants in central Pennsylvania. Whether you live in Hershey, Lebanon, Manheim or Harrisburg, Forklift & Palate’s delicious dinner is just a short drive away, and we’re eager to introduce you to our favorite dishes.VIEW MENU
We offer a menu full of traditional favorites, along with some unexpected appetizers, sweet treats and a full lineup from our bar. Are you in the mood for a burger? Pasta? Steak? You can find all that and more on our dinner menu, making this the perfect destination for any group with varied tastes.
Our unique location in Manheim, PA, inspires many of the dinners at Forklift & Palate. We are influenced by the love for local flavors that so many of our diners bring to the table. That’s why we incorporate things such as peaches, fresh lobster and locally sourced eggs into our dishes. A few of the highlights include:
You can also choose from sandwiches, salads and soups.
Dinner is a time to linger with friends, to talk about your day and enjoy the company of those you love. Make it last a little longer by enjoying appetizers and dessert with your meal, too. We have a full complement of appetizers your table can share, including ultimate nachos and chicken wings.
You can top off the night with one of our signature sweet treats. We make our desserts daily, and our customers eagerly snatch up distinctive options such as a jumbo ice cream sandwich and creme brulee. You can go home feeling full, satisfied and happy that you spent the night in such great company.
If you’re looking for restaurants where you can bring friends and family to dinner, take a look at our menu and see what options might appeal to you. We are located conveniently at the Spooky Nook Sports complex. After dinner you may even want to check it out for more fun, because you won’t want your evening to end.
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil, salt, pepper, olive oil, and balsamic reduction.
Ginger sesame chicken, carrots and green onions served with romaine lettuce and a sweet thai chili sauce.
Creamy blend of chicken, cheeses, and our signature buffalo sauce served with celery sticks and tortilla chips.
Homemade hummus served with celery and toasted pita chips.
Made from scratch peach bruschetta drizzled with basil honey and served with slices of baguette.
Crispy chicken wings flavored with your choice of Moonshine BBQ, Teriyaki, Buffalo Sauce, Old Bay Seasoning, or House herb infused hot sauce.
Tortilla chips tossed with kosher salt and served with jalapeños, diced onions, black olives, black beans, tomatoes, and shredded Monterey jack cheese. Your choice of chicken or beef.
Quinoa, avocado, cucumber, tomato, chives and apple vinaigrette.
Filled with tomato, onions, and Monterey jack cheese served with salsa and sour cream on the side. Substitute beef +1.
Pan seared pork and vegetable potstickers served with a ginger and soy dipping sauce.
Cup or Bowl
Chopped iceberg lettuce, corn, black beans, avocado, tomato, onion, shredded cheese, and tortilla strips with ranch dressing. (Chicken +5, Beef +6, Blackened Shrimp +7)
Chopped baby iceberg salad, with roasted tomatoes, cured applewood smoked bacon, bleu cheese crumbles, hardboiled egg, avocado, and balsamic vinaigrette. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Salmon +8)
Chopped romaine lettuce with shredded parmesan cheese, grilled croutons, and bacon Caesar dressing. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Salmon +8)
Mesclun lettuce, almonds, crispy wonton strips, mandarin oranges, and a sesame ginger dressing. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Salmon +8)
Grilled blackened shrimp, cabbage, mango salsa, and avocado dressing all served in flour tortillas with salsa and chips.
Sliced, slow smoked brisket served with moonshine BBQ sauce and coleslaw on a toasted bun.
Crispy or grilled chicken breast, prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, and marinara sauce on a ciabatta roll.
Sliced roast beef with provolone cheese, caramelized onions and mushrooms on a baguette roll served with a side of Au Jus.
Turkey burger, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, with a garlic parmesan aioli on toasted roll. Add bacon +1.
Carrot and chickpea veggie burger, lettuce, tomato, onions, pepper jack cheese, and Santa Fe sauce on toasted roll.
Grilled chicken, romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese, tomato, croutons, and bacon Caesar dressing in a flour tortilla.
Smoked turkey, avocado, lettuce, tomato, American cheese, and pesto mayo wrapped in a flour tortilla.
Crispy chicken tenders served with fries and honey mustard sauce.
Choice ground beef, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and fried onions served on a toasted roll.
Choice ground beef, bleu cheese crumbles, caramelized onions, and bacon topped with a whiskey glaze.
Choice ground beef, American cheese, Moonshine BBQ sauce, applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato and crispy fried onions served on a toasted roll.
Choice ground beef, onions, peppers, and cheese sauce on ciabatta roll.
Peach, prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, garlic, basil, and balsamic glaze.
Basil, provolone cheese, and garlic parmesan cream sauce.
Char grilled NY Steak served with mushroom risotto and seasonal vegetables.
Served with chickpeas and creamy polenta. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Salmon +8)
Pan seared salmon served with lemon risotto, seasonal vegetables, and a dill cream sauce.
Slow smoked St. Louis ribs smothered in a moonshine BBQ sauce served with a bacon Caesar salad and smashed potatoes.
Lobster stuffed ravioli served with a white wine lemon cream sauce.