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Forksville General Store and Restaurant

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22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
+1 570-924-4982
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08:00 - 19:30
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 19:30
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 17:30
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Pottsville, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by on way to Worlds End State Park got to meet Big Mike and he and all there where the best people. One smell of the food and we where headed to dining area for cheesesteaks and burgers. The food was excellent but the people made the place even better. I will be stopping every trip by there.

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Thank Kurtzs
New tripoli
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I visit the Forksville are several times a year and this is the place to go. The cheesesteaks are top notch as well as their Italian subs. I highly recommend a pit stop here if you're in the area.

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Thank Ryan K
Landenberg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Show for a great value, excellent dinner before the show. And then what a show by Sax Daddy and daughter.

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Thank Ron D
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove up from Rickets Glenn for something to do on a rainy day. Well worth the drive! Excellent Cheese Steaks especially in the middle of nowhere! Not far at all from world end state park. LOVE IT!!!!

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Thank IvoryHunter
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Rated the best cheese steaks outside of Philadelphia. Great food for take out or dine in. Owner plays the saxophone on select Saturday nights. Awesome time.

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Thank Robert S
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We tried the Murphy and the cheese steak witt. They were amazing! We just happened to be driving by an saw the covered bridge first. The place was very surprising! We will go back!

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Thank Mary B
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great sandwiches and service. Very friendly atmosphere. Beautiful scenery. Close to Worlds End State Park.

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Thank Rose N
PA
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

In a VERY rural county of Sullivan, it is amazing to find a haven of Philadelphia cuisine! This restaurant won a statewide contest of "Best Cheesesteak in PA" in the top few! EVERYTHING we have ever ordered in this remote haven has been TREMENDOUS, from Breakfasts to Dinner! They offer an exceptional experience on weekends with a great show of... More 

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Thank merelywendy
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Nice old rustic atmosphere. Food was really good and service not bad. Thought a little overpriced. All in all though; would eat here again if in the area.

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Thank Jack S
Portland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Big Mike is from south Phila and has taken the flavor and charm of the best of the best cheesesteak places. Cozy little restaurant. Great people!!

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Thank Julia R

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:30
Monday
08:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 19:30
Thursday
08:00 - 19:30
Friday
08:00 - 19:30
Saturday
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Forksville
  • Phone Number: +1 570-924-4982
Description
Welcome to a historic world, just across the covered bridge. Transforming this 150 year old General Store into a thriving restaurant serving Breakfast 8am-11am daily and introducing "Big Mike's Steaks & Hoagies," bringing a taste of South Philly to the Mountains. Big Mike, originally from South Philadelphia, brings his unique Philly flavor to Forksville with his award winning cheesesteaks & hoagies importing rolls & deli items directly from the heart of Philly!

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