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 offer a diverse menu including appetizers, handhelds,  soups, salads and unique entrée options.  Visit us on Facebook to see our current specials.  

DINE

Shareables

BUFFALO CHICKEN DIP  [GF]  10 
SERVED WITH TORTILLA CHIPS, CARROTS, AND CELERY

JUMBO SOFT PRETZEL [DF*] 10 
10’ BAVARIAN PRETZEL SERVED WITH BEER CHEESE.

TOMATO AND FETA BRUSCHETTA  (V) 8
CHERRY TOMATOES, WHIPPED FETA, BASIL, BALSAMIC GLAZE AND HONEY ON CROSTINI

GARLIC PARM TATER TOTS  (GF*) [v] 10
TOSSED IN GARLIC PARMESAN SAUCE. SERVED WITH GARLIC DILL AIOLI. 

NACHO PLATE (GF*)  [v]  10
TORTILLA CHIPS TOPPED WITH BEER CHEESE, ONION, SALSA, CHEDDAR JACK, JALAPENOS, LETTUCE, TOMATOES ,AND SOUR CREAM. ADD CHICKEN ($5), TACO BEEF ($5), OR SHRIMP ($8) 

FRIED CHICKEN BITES  10
DEEP FRIED CHICKEN BITES TOSSED IN YOUR CHOICE OF: CAROLINA BBQ, NASHVILLE HOT, OR BLACK CHERRY HABANERO BBQ. 
GET IT ON TOP OF FRIES OR TOTS FOR $4

PULLED PORK FRIES 12
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 ($5), SWORDFISH ($8), OR SHRIMP ($8). 

HARTER’S CHILI BOWL [DF] (GF*) $9
THREE BEAN BEEF CHILI SERVED WITH CORNBREAD. 
GET IT LOADED AND ADD JALAPENOS, SOUR CREAM, ONIONS, AND CHEESE FOR $1 

CAESAR SALAD 9 (GF*)

ROMAINE LETTUCE TOSSED IN OUR HOUSE MADE CAESAR DRESSING. FINISHED WITH PARMESAN AND CROUTONS. ADD CHICKEN ($5), SWORDFISH ($8), OR SHRIMP ($8).

Sides

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

Handhelds

SERVED WITH CHIPS / ADD FRIES FOR $4

CHILI TORTILLA DOG 8
HIPPEY’S HOT DOG TOPPED WITH CHILI, CHEESE, AND CRUSHED SEASONED TORTILLA CHIPS

FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH 12
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 $5 

CHEESE QUESADILLA [v]  12
CHEDDAR JACK, MOZZARELLA, GRILLED PEPPERS, GRILLED ONIONS AND JALAPENOS. SERVED WITH SOUR CREAM, CHIPS, AND SALSA. ADD CHICKEN ($5), TACO BEEF ($6), OR SHRIMP ($8) 

BEEF TACOS (DF*) (GF*)13
THREE FLOUR OR SOFT CORN TORTILLAS FILLED WITH GROUND BEEF, DICED TOMATOES, PICKLED RED ONION, CILANTRO, CHEESE, AND SOUR CREAM. SERVED WITH CHIPS AND SALSA. 

CHICKEN CAESAR WRAP 13
FLOUR TORTILLA FILLED WITH ROMAINE LETTUCE, GRILLED CHICKEN, AND TOMATOES

SWORDFISH BLT  [DF]  16 
7 OZ SWORDFISH STEAK WITH BACON, LETTUCE, TOMATO, AND GARLIC DILL AIOLI. 

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

PHILLY CHEESESTEAK 14 
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. 

BLACK FOREST BURGER 14
8 OZ BURGER, MUENSTER, BACON AND BURGER SAUCE SERVED ON A BRIOCHE BUN WITH LETTUCE, TOMATO, AND ONION.   ADD A FRIED EGG FOR $1

BLACK BEAN BURGER [v] 12
BLACK BEAN PATTY, SERVED ON A BRIOCHE ROLL TOPPED WITH MASHED AVOCADO, TOMATO, LETTUCE, RED ONION, AND CHIPOTLE CREMA

Beverages

COKE
DIET COKE SPRITE
GINGER ALE
CRANBERRY JUICE LEMONADE
UNSWEET TEA 

ENTREES

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. 

BEER BATTER SHRIMP (DF) $15
FRESH BEER BATTERED SHRIMP AND FRIES SERVED WITH TARTAR OR COCKTAIL SAUCE

BAKED MAC & CHEESE [v] 12 
CAVATAPPI PASTA TOSSED IN BLACK FOREST BEER CHEESE AND CHEDDAR JACK. ADD CHICKEN ($5), TACO BEEF ($6), OR SHRIMP ($8). 


BALSAMIC VEGGIE PIZZA (DF*) (V) 
CAVATAPPI PASTA TOSSED IN WHITE WINE, BALSAMIC, AND SAUTEED SEASONAL VEGETABLES.  TOPPED WITH FETA OR PARM.   ADD CHICKEN ($5), SWORDFISH($8), OR SHRIMP ($8). 

 

(V) Vegetarian     (DF) Dairy free  (DF*) Dairy Friendly   (GF) Gluten free   (GF*) Gluten Friendly

Kitchen Closes 45 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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