Welcome to the Forge!!!

To place a To-Go Order Call 903.833.5970

Please help us stay open & keep everyone safe.

Click here for more info and applications for the Hogfest!

(Call ahead to reserve seating, as it is very limited inside)
Full service dining still available in the park,
Grist Mill seating area, and on the porch.

Check out these guidelines below:

  • Parties must maintain at least 6 feet of distance from other parties.
  • No tables of more than 10 people.
  • Please use hand sanitizer before entering the building.
  • Wearing face coverings in public is recommended by the CDC.
  • Please be courteous to our other diners and respect their space.



To place a To-Go Order Call 903.833.5970

And yes, you can order beer & wine to go if you show a valid ID, for anyone over 21.

Wednesday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday • 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday • 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Try our amazing breakfast menu!

Front Porch

Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights 7:00-10:00

Now Serving Breakfast! 8am Wednesday-Sunday

Come try our Eggs Florentine, our Migas breakfast plate, an amazing Brunch Pizza or The Hippy – an omelette that makes you just want to smack your lips (it has everything in it but the kitchen sink!)

Check out our Lunch & Dinner Menu
To-Go Orders Welcome!

Call 903.833.5970 for more info.

Sample Menu


Bleu Cheese Chips
The best chips you will ever have!!! Homemade potato chipsdrizzled with blue cheese sauce, bleu cheese chunks, bacon pieces and chives.


Brisket Quesadillas
Slow cooked brisket and cheese grilled perfectly inside a flour tortilla, served with cilantro rice and house beans.


Deb’s Homemade Icecream
Various icecream flavors available made with the finest ingredients, creating the richest, creamiest icecream your lips will ever touch!


Hog Fest, Oct 23-24

Friday, Oct 23, 7-10pm
Feral Hog Follies Pageant (The Forge)

Saturday, Oct 24, 10am-11pm
Hogfest Parade @ 10am (Hwy 279)
Cookoffs: 11-3 (Turkey Creek)

Roger Creager: 4pm (Turkey Creek)

HogFest Sideshow (The Forge)
Live Music all day
Lauren Alexander @ 7pm

Click here to learn more about the Hogfest!

No reservations required during normal hours.
To book a large party during our busier nights or during special events,
call us 903.833.5970

The Forge Bar and Grill

No reservations required. Just come on in!
We are located in the heart of Ben Wheeler, Texas, on Hwy 279


Monday • closed
Tuesday • closed
Wednesday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm Friday • 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday • 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday • 8:00 am – 9:00 pm


Hwy 279,
Ben Wheeeler, TX

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