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.
All starred items can be made gluten free with slight alterations upon request.
10 Wings served with bleu cheese or ranch and celery. Tossed in your choice of sauce. (Blackberry HabaneroBBQ/House/Hot/Garlic Parmesan/Korean BBQ/OldBay/Honey Mustard).
Creamy blend of spinach, artichokes, and cheese. Served with celery and pita.
Tortilla chips topped with melted cheddar, spicy cheese sauce, tomatoes, black beans, jalapenos, and onions. Served with pico de gallo and sour cream. Add on: Chicken 4, Taco Meat 4, Guacamole 3, Pulled Pork 4
Beef, cheese, and green olives stuffed empanadas, fried until golden brown and crispy. Served with a chipotle sauce.
Breaded and fried cheese curds served with marinara.
Blended chickpeas and roasted carrots. Served with celery and pita.
Flour tortilla filled with melted cheddar cheese, marinated steak, jalapenos, black beans, and onions. Served with pico de gallo and chipotle sauce.
Flour tortilla filled with melted cheddar cheese, chicken, guacamole, tomatoes, and bacon. Served with pico de gallo and ranch.
Flour tortilla filled with melted cheddar cheese, black beans, onions, corn, and bell peppers. Served with pico de gallo and sour cream.
Cup or Bowl
Quinoa tossed with cilantro, black beans, avocado, cotija cheese, corn, and onions. Served with cumin &lime vinaigrette.
Cabbage and carrot mix topped with cilantro and peanuts. Served with lime wedge and sesame seed dressing.
Chopped romaine lettuce with shredded parmesan cheese and croutons tossed in a bacon Caesar dressing.
Mixed greens topped with tomatoes, onions, cheddar, carrots and croutons. Served with lemon white balsamic dressing.
Mixed greens with beets, blackberries, goat cheese, and sunflower seeds. Served with a lemon white balsamic dressing.
Chicken 5, Shrimp 6, Steak 6, Any Burger 7, Salmon 8.
All sandwiches are served with pickles and fries.
Substitute any burger with: Turkey Burger/GF Quinoa Beet Burger/ Grilled Chicken
Slow cooked pulled pork topped with house made blackberry habanero BBQ, and celery slaw.
Our house seasoned 8oz. burger with your choice of cheese. Served with lettuce, tomato, and onion.
A riff off Mexican street corn but with an 8oz. burger. Served with corn, cotija cheese, chipotle sauce, and cilantro.
Our 8oz. burger topped with mushroom, bacon, Swiss, and onion straws.
Our 8oz. burger blackened and grilled to perfection, topped with caramelized onions and bleu cheese.
A 6oz. grilled chicken breast with arugula, tomato, goat cheese, and lemon balsamic.
Roasted chicken with romaine lettuce, bacon Caesar dressing, parmesan cheese, and tomatoes. Wrapped in a flour tortilla.
Flour tortilla with pulled pork, ham, pickles, honey mustard, and Swiss cheese.
House cut NY strip grilled and served with mashed potatoes, house vegetable, topped with chimichurri.
Battered in a Yuengling beer batter, fried until golden brown. Served with remoulade, celery slaw, and a lemon wedge.
Cavatappi pasta tossed with marinara sauce, garlic, and basil. Topped with parmesan cheese.
Roasted tomato cheese sauce with cavatappi pasta, topped with panko and fresh basil.
Chicken tenders with fries. Served with honey mustard.
White rice smothered with a sautéed shrimp in a creole sauce.
Served on top of mashed potatoes with braised carrots and saffron gravy.
Pan-seared salmon glazed with our Korean BBQ. Served with quinoa and house vegetable.