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Forksville General Store and Restaurant

22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
+1 570-924-4982
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cheesesteak” (29 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
“cheese steak” (10 reviews)
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22 Bridge St, Forksville, PA 18616
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 October 2017

While in the area for the PA Bowhunters Festival, we made a stop at the Forksville General Store for lunch. It was clearly the very best cheese steak out there. I don't think I could ever eat another cheese steak because nothing compares to this!...More

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

this is a great little mountain store with the tastes of the city,,,offering philly style subs..with rolls and meats shipped in from philly..they also offer a dinner show Saturday nights with a 3 course meal

Thank Candace W
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We've need there several times. It's a beautiful drive and area in Forksville. Not far from Worlds End State Park. Forksville General Store is a cool old building with a lot of history. Big Mike and his family moved from Philly and created a great...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very lucky to get to see the dinner show on Saturday night. Show is usally booked a month in advance. Another couple didn't show up so we were able to take their place. Mike was funny and you could tell he put his heart and...More

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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 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 - 5:30 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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