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The Forebay

University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033
+1 717-534-8601
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pretzel bread” (9 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
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University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Ate dinner at the Forebay while attending a conference at the lodge. My server seemed to be having a bad day and a bad attitude. Indifferent service and absent for most of the night. Food (steak) was average at best. Generally just an average and...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The food and the service here is excellent. My husband had the Halibut sandwich and I had the seafood papperdelle. Everything was wonderful. Very tasty. We ended dinner with the chocolate molten topped with vanilla icecream. One of my favorite desserts. It stays open late...More

Thank Denine J
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Just in and ate at The Forebay restaurant Had the Shrimp with creamed grits and chocolate cre me brûlée. Absolutely great and the kids ate well. Enjoying the miniature golf now

Thank Stanley W
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Staying at the Hershey Lodge, we were deciding on having dinner here or at the Hershey Grill. After reading so many great reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided on here. We had about a 20 minute wait for a table (though the restaurant was half empty)....More

Thank DanielleCW
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We enjoyed a fabulous dinner at The Forebay. The waitress, food, and drinks were simply exceptional. We traveled with our 7 year old grandson and he was also treated with outstanding service. Highly recommend.

Thank PeggyJane44
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I stopped here with my 5 year old and had a good meal. The soft pretzel before ordering was awesome. I had the braised short rib which was ok. My son had the standard hot dog. The service was excellent. I would return and try...More

Thank Q4942JUchads
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This place surprised us, very different from the website pictures. The service was good, although the waitress kept calling me "lady" not sure if it is a Pennsylvania thing or not. We had the meat and cheese plate for appetizer . WE both had filet...More

1  Thank ErisShaw
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great service, tasty cocktails, and consistent food are what awaits you at this restaurant. They have a nice kids menu as well. Food was so good we ate dinner there twice during our last stay!

Thank Sheryl O
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Had awesome service and delicious food. Can't speak to the pricing, as this was a work affair and the tab was covered, but our server was so nice and very attentive, and the atmosphere was lovely.

Thank billnathutch
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Very friendly service. Prices were on par with the area. Nice place to hangout after being at a convention at the Lodge.

Thank PCermin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033
    (University Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hershey
  • Phone Number: +1 717-534-8601
Creative comfort food, including premium steaks, seafood, and pastas, served in a cozy loft setting.
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