How do you find the right place to go for lunch? If you only have an hour to eat and get back to work, you need to find a place that’s convenient to wherever your office is located. It has to have a mouthwatering lunch menu, of course, and be one of those restaurants where you get a variety of choices, since your lunch companions may have different tastes.
Finding such a place near Lancaster, Lebanon, Hershey, or Harrisburg may seem like a challenge, but in fact the Forklift & Palate meets all those requirements and then some. Located at Spooky Nook Sports, the largest indoor sports complex in the nation, our restaurant can satisfy a wide range of appetites while serving up a meal that’s ready quickly, because we know you are in a hurry at noon.
By choosing Forklift & Palate, you get a menu with a range of American cuisine choices. You can enjoy a three-course meal or get something lighter, whatever you are in the mood for. We even offer dishes made with local eggs and produce.
Finding a place everyone agrees on for lunch means having a wide list of foods to choose from. Some of your lunch companions may prefer spicier fare, while others like it mild. Some want salads, while others like pasta. When you come to Forklift & Palate, you find a menu that can accommodate everyone’s tastes.
We have a full lineup of dishes for you to enjoy. You can start with appetizers and work your way toward a big finish, or you may just want a simple burger. Our lunch menu includes:
Ending a weekday meal with a sweet treat can help you power through another long day at the office. Share a dessert with a co-worker or order your own — after all, it’s a long time until dinner. You can pick from American classics such as a homemade ice cream sandwich or creme brulee.
Our lunch menu has such great value, we are becoming one of the top restaurants for a fast bite to eat. People know they can get a high-quality meal served quickly when they are in a hurry during their limited lunch break — and they also know it will be affordable. We have lunch specials that rotate regularly, helping you save on your meal.
Make your next lunch break something special. Visit Forklift & Palate for a meal everyone in your group will love.
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.
The following sandwiches are served with fries.
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, guacamole, 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 sweet potato gnocchi with a pesto cream sauce and seasonal vegetables.
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.