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The Forks at Buck Hill Inn

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110 Gulf Dr, Rt 390, Mountainhome, PA 18342
+1 570-595-7335
16:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 16:30 - 22:00
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Millburn, New Jersey
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We recently purchased a weekend home in the Poconos, and have been trying many of the dining spots in the Canadensis & Mountainhome area. We've driven past this place numerous times, but never stopped. This weekend, we decided to give it a try for a late Saturday dinner, around 8 pm. It wasn't very crowded, so we wondered if we... More 

Thank Merrily59
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218 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

We sat next to a warm stove in a small area near the bar. The house wine (had pinot grigio) was served in very generous portions and nicely priced. The menu has many eclectic choices. Our appetizer of crab-stuffed mushrooms was ok, but I would skip them in the future. The french onion soup was good, the salmon soup was... More 

Thank Gary C
Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

The Forks at Buck Hill is our favorite place to stop in on a Friday night for dinner or a drink at happy hour. The food on the regular menu is delicious, they also have nightly specials. Bar area is very cozy and warm with a wood stove. Dinner is served in both the bar area as well as a... More 

1 Thank Theilman
Mountainhome, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Drinks are done right, service is always friendly and welcoming. Menu specials are always intriguing.....and the chalkboard out front often makes us forget about cooking at home. This is a favorite of ours.

1 Thank Karl S
Mountainhome, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

You won't be disappointed. This is a really, really local restaurant that is casually upscale and pleasant. The menu has surprises all the time because there is a lot of local clientele and the owner likes to keep them curious. The food is freshly prepared, service is fast and pleasant. This truly is a must-do if you're in the Poconos.

1 Thank Karl S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

That's it in a nutshell ! how can you go wrong with a great local place with a great bartender, (Lauren) great service and great cheeseburgers and fries??? you cannot. Treat yourself today and calories be damned.

2 Thank mrsbear79
Cresco, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014

I love going to The Forks. Everything is delicious! My favorites are the homemade soups and the Mediterranean calamari! The staff is very warm and welcoming. I would Highly recommend having dinner and drinks here!!

1 Thank Mc G
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014

When ever I am in the area I make it a point to stop here. The service and food is always excellent with a variety of foods. I highly recommend you order a martini (always different ones on special) and the wild wings!!

2 Thank Nicole D
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Visited the Forks on Saturday evening, July 26, 2015 and what a disappointment. There were two food servers, the bartender and a young girl. The young girl was our server and although she was very pleasant she knew nothing about food service. Both my wife and I ordered roasted salmon and an appetizer of "chilled" shrimp which was served warm.... More 

2 Thank tellemjoesentya
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88 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

If you are not with the local "in crowd...don't even go here. We waited for service, had children running all over ..including under our table.... Service was so slow we forgot what we ordered.

1 Thank roadtoretirement

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Gulf Dr, Rt 390, Mountainhome, PA 18342
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mountainhome
  • Phone Number: +1 570-595-7335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?