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 salmon, 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.
Red wine poached pears with prosciutto, bleu cheese crumbles, red onion, and balsamic reduction over a toasted baguette.
Creamy blend of spinach, artichokes, and Italian cheeses served with Naan bread.
BUTTERNUT SQUASH HUMMUS
Fried green tomatoes topped with parmesan cheese served with a marinara dipping sauce.
Crispy chicken wings flavored with your choice of Moonshine BBQ, Bourbon Maple Glaze, Buffalo Sauce, Old Bay Seasoning, or house herb-infused hot sauce.
Beef and cheese stuffed empanadas fried until golden crispy and served with a house dipping sauce.
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil, salt, pepper, olive oil and balsamic reduction.
Filled with tomato, onions, and sharp cheddar 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.
Tortellini pasta tossed with tomatoes, onions, and parmesan cheese in a pesto dressing.
Cup or Bowl
Baby kale, red wine and clove poached pears, sharp cheddar cheese, crispy prosciutto, and maple vinaigrette. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak +7, Salmon +8)
Chopped baby iceberg lettuce with roasted tomatoes, cured hardwood smoked bacon, bleu cheese crumbles, hardboiled egg, avocado, and balsamic vinaigrette. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak +7, Salmon +8)
Chopped romaine lettuce with shredded parmesan cheese, grilled croutons, and bacon Caesar dressing. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak +7, Salmon +8)
Spinach mix with bleu cheese crumbles, hardwood smoked bacon, diced pears, craisins, pecans, and maple vinaigrette. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak 7, Salmon +8)
Grilled blackened shrimp, cabbage, mango salsa, and avocado dressing all served in flour tortillas with salsa and chips.
Pulled pork, sharp cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, and chipotle aioli all served in flour tortillas with salsa and chips.
Crispy or grilled chicken breast, sliced ham, mustard aioli, Swiss cheese, lettuce, and tomato served on toasted roll.
Veggie burger, lettuce, tomato, onions, and Swiss cheese with avocado dressing on a toasted roll.
Grilled Chicken, romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese, tomato, croutons, and bacon Caesar dressing in a flour tortilla.
Smoked turkey, lettuce, sharp cheddar cheese, pear, hardwood smoked bacon, and cranberry aioli wrapped in a flour tortilla.
Crispy chicken tenders served with fries and honey mustard sauce.
Turkey burger, American cheese, lettuce, and tomato with a garlic parmesan aioli on a toasted roll.
Choice ground beef, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and fried onions served on a toasted roll.
Grilled Portobello mushroom, mozzarella cheese, caramelized onions, and lettuce with garlic parmesan aioli on a toasted roll.
Choice ground beef, American cheese, moonshine BBQ sauce, hardwood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, and crispy fried onions served on a toasted roll.
Pears, hardwood smoked bacon, caramelized onions, pecans, sharp cheddar drizzled with honey and olive oil.
Chicken, Moonshine BBQ sauce, sliced red onion, and sharp cheddar.
Char-grilled NY steak served with pan seared brussel sprouts and choice of side.
Pan seared filets of fish served with pan-seared brussel sprouts and rice pilaf.
Pan-seared chicken served over bow tie pasta with spinach and roasted tomatoes in a creamy garlic sauce.
Linguine pasta tossed with spinach and roasted garlic in a marinara sauce served with toasted crostini. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak +7, Salmon +8)
Vegetable dish consisting of onions, zucchini, tomatoes, eggplant, and peppers, fried and stewed. (Chicken +5, Shrimp +7, Steak +7, Salmon +8)
Pan-seared salmon served with pan seared brussel sprouts and rice pilaf.
Raviolis stuffed with braised short ribs in a creamy mushroom sauce.