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Forksville General Store and Restaurant

22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
+1 570-924-4982
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cheesesteak” (43 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“garlic fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
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Reviewed 2 days ago

every time i return to central/NW PA to visit the family and ancestral homelands, i drive out to f'ville and eat some food at big mike's. this is only once-or-twice a year, but it's worth it and i look forward to it before i even...More

Thank jessup j
Reviewed 23 April 2018

My family and I were visiting Worlds End State Park for the weekend and stopped here to eat. My son's exact words were, "I now know the meaning of life... and it's cheesesteak." My husband is STILL raving about how good the meal was. In...More

2  Thank erinofthevalley
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This was by far the best place I have been in a very long time. The steak and cheese was to die for I do not think I can honestly eat anyone else’s after having theirs!! And the sweet potato fries!! If you’re coming through...More

Thank Toto241234
Reviewed 7 January 2018

When you go into the General Store's dining room, you will think that you are in Philadelphia, given the pictures on the wall. The menu might give you that impression as well with its cheesesteaks. There is one important difference, though: even though I lived...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great food and great people, awesome dinner shows. Best place for cheesesteaks and the Dirty Jersey Fries are to die for,also have great breakfast food

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 28 October 2017

One of the most quaint restaurants that we've ever been to. Big Mike and his daughter Mary Ann are very friendly people. Great Philly Sub. Never had one in our lives and OMG Big Mike's is the best. Mary Ann was a wonderful waitress and...More

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This place is THE place for history and for amazing food. You arrive by driving through an old covered bridge over the creek into the small town. The exterior is historic and inviting. When you get inside you’re greeted by Mike and his wonderful family....More

Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great little store with a restaurant in the back.......good food........good service........and 60's music playing in the background!! It was fun!!

Thank nytonj
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Nice deli, Mike is a personable gentleman. Lots of cool souvenirs. Burgers are very nice looking and the place has a cool vibe. Certainly worth a stop to browse and grab a bite.

Thank JOHN B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Visited with our best friends for lunch while we were "leaf peeping". The general store is not so impressive but we enjoyed the restaurant. We all had Philly Cheese Steaks, some "wit" and some "witout", delicious and large. The potato chips served with the sandwich...More

Thank mazeppamom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Forksville
  • Phone Number: +1 570-924-4982
  • E-mail
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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