WINE & COCKTAILS

Featured Wines
We offer only PA-made wines selected to complement our menu.

Featured Cocktails
We craft seasonal cocktails using PA distilled spirits and local flavors.

Dine

At Black Forest Brewery we are offering a simple menu of pub fare, including snacks, charcuterie boards, paninis, flatbreads, soups, and salads. Visit us on Facebook to see our current specials.  

DINE

Shareables

BUFFALO CHICKEN DIP (GF) $10
SERVED WITH TORTILLA CHIPS, CARROTS, AND CELERY

GARLIC PARM TATER TOTS  (V) $8
TOSSED IN GARLIC PARMESAN SAUCE. SERVED WITH GARLIC DILL AIOLI.

MACHO NACHO PLATE (V) $12
TORTILLA CHIPS TOPPED WITH BEER CHEESE, ONION, SALSA, CHEDDAR JACK, JALAPENOS, LETTUCE, TOMATOES, AND SOUR CREAM. ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6)

JUMBO SOFT PRETZEL (V) $10
OUR PRETZEL SERVED WITH BEER CHEESE.

RIED CHICKEN BITES $8
DEEP FRIED CHICKEN BITES TOSSED IN YOUR CHOICE OF: CAROLINA BBQ, NASHVILLE HOT, OR BLACK CHERRY HABANERO BBQ.

SMOKED PORK BELLY  [GF] [DF] $10
SLOW SMOKED PORK BELLY GLAZED IN HOT HONEY AND SERVED OVER A BED OF JALAPENO SLAW.

PULLED PORK FRIES $10
OUR FRIES TOPPED WITH PULLED PORK, BEER CHEESE, COLESLAW, AND BLACK CHERRY HABANERO BBQ SAUCE.

Soups & Salads

SOUP DU JOUR <MP>
ASK YOUR SERVER ABOUT THE SEASONAL SOUP

SEASONAL SALAD <MP>
ASK YOUR SERVER ABOUT THIS SALAD. ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6).

HARTER’S CHILI BOWL [DF] $8 
THREE BEAN BEEF CHILI SERVED WITH CORNBREAD.
GET IT LOADED AND ADD JALAPENOS, SOUR CREAM, ONIONS, AND CHEESE FOR $1

CAESAR SALAD $8 
ROMAINE LETTUCE TOSSED IN OUR HOUSE-MADE CAESAR DRESSING. FINISHED WITH PARMESAN AND CROUTONS. ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6).

Sides

BASKET OF FRIES $4
SIDE SALAD  $4
ZERBE’S POTATO CHIPS $3

Handhelds

SERVED WITH CHIPS / ADD FRIES FOR $3

DILLY DILLY DOG  $8
HIPPEY’S HOT DOG TOPPED WITH OUR PICKLE DE GALLO, CELERY SEED, AND GARLIC DILL AIOLI.

SWORDFISH BLT  [DF]  $13 
7 OZ SWORDFISH STEAK WITH BACON, LETTUCE, TOMATO, AND GARLIC DILL AIOLI.

FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH $10
HOUSE BREADED THIGH, GARLIC DILL AIOLI AND PICKLES. SERVED ON A BRIOCHE BUN. TOSSED IN NASHVILLE HOT FOR THE SPICE LOVER ADD AN EXTRA THIGH FOR $3

CAROLINA BBQ PORK $12 
PULLED PORK SHOULDER, COLESLAW, AND CAROLINA BBQ SAUCE SERVED ON A BRIOCHE BUN.

CHEESE QUESADILLA [v]  $9
CHEDDAR JACK, MOZZARELLA, GRILLED PEPPERS, GRILLED ONIONS AND JALAPENOS. SERVED WITH SOUR CREAM, CHIPS, AND SALSA. ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6)

PHILLY CHEESESTEAK $12 
THIN SLICED STEAK GRILLED WITH ONIONS AND SERVED ON A LARGE HOAGIE ROLL. TOPPED WITH YOUR CHOICE OF BEER CHEESE, MUENSTER, SWISS, PROVOLONE, OR AMERICAN CHEESE.

SHRIMP TACOS [DF] [GF] $14
THREE FLOUR OR SOFT CORN TORTILLAS FILLED WITH GRILLED SHRIMP, CILANTRO LIME SLAW, AND SWEET PLANTAINS. SERVED WITH CHIPS AND SALSA.

BLACK FOREST BURGER $12 
8 OZ BURGER, MUENSTER, BACON AND BURGER SAUCE SERVED ON A BRIOCHE BUN WITH LETTUCE, TOMATO, AND ONION.

GRILLED VEGGIE WRAP [v] $12
BLACK BEAN PATTY, GRILLED PEPPERS, ONIONS, MUSHROOMS, AND SPINACH WRAPPED IN A FLOUR TORTILLA.

BREAKFAST BURGER $12
8 OZ BURGER WITH A FRIED EGG, BACON, AND AMERICAN CHEESE SERVED ON A BRIOCHE BUN WITH LETTUCE, TOMATO, AND ONION.

Beverages

COKE
DIET COKE SPRITE
GINGER ALE
CRANBERRY JUICE LEMONADE
UNSWEET TEA 

ENTREES

BAKED MAC & CHEESE [v] $12
RIGATONI NOODLES TOSSED IN BLACK FOREST BEER CHEESE AND CHEDDAR JACK.
ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6). 

SHRIMP & GRITS [GF]$15 
GRILLED SHRIMP ON CHEESY GRITS WITH SPICY SAUSAGE, GRILLED PEPPERS, AND ONIONS.

FISH & CHIPS [DF] $12
FRESH BEER BATTERED COD AND FRENCH FRIES. SERVED WITH TARTAR OR COCKTAIL SAUCE.

GRAIN BOWL (DF) [v] [GF] $12 
QUINOA AND WILD RICE TOSSED IN A HERB VINAIGRETTE WITH TOMATOES, SPINACH, AND MUSHROOMS. 
ADD CHICKEN ($3), PORK BELLY ($5), OR SHRIMP ($6). 

 

(V) Vegetarian     (DF) Dairy free     (GF) Gluten free     (GF*) Gluten Free Shared Fryer

Kitchen Closes 30 Minutes Prior To The Close of Business  

find us
IN AMISH COUNTRY

Hours of Operation

Monday & Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday & Thursday | 4PM - 9PM
Friday & Saturday | 12PM - 9PM
Sunday |  12PM - 7PM

Address

301 West Main St. Ephrata PA 17522
Located behind the 1777 Americana Inn Bed & Breakfast

The Black Forest Brewery is located on the property of the 1777 Americana Inn Bed and Breakfast in Ephrata, PA. In keeping with the historical integrity of the Inn, the Black Forest Brewery and tasting room is situated adjacent to the Inn and designed in the same period style.

Parking

Off-street and on-street parking is available at our facility.  Additional overflow parking is also available in the following lots during the noted hours. See maps for reference. 

The Historical Society
NOON - 5 PM W, Th, F

WellSpan Lot 
5 PM - 10 PM W, Th, F
12 PM - 10 PM Sat & Sun

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