Fork

Modern American

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Overview

Chef Eli Kulp (Food & Wine Best New Chef, 2014) showcases Mid-Atlantic, New American fare at Fork, an intimate, refined restaurant in Old City. With views of the open kitchen, guests dine on dishes like smoked trout caviar, handmade pastas like black & white pici tossed with mussels, lobster and squid, or porterhouse steak with beef-fat potatoes and maitake mushrooms. Meals are paired with offerings from a global wine list featuring the likes of Port, Madeira and sherry as well as classic cocktails.

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Accolades

  • Four bells from the Philadelphia Inquirer 2016
  • Nominee: James Beard Foundation, Outstanding Restaurant 2016
  • Nominee: James Beard Foundation, Rising Star Chef of the Year 2016
  • Nominee: James Beard Foundation, Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic 2016
  • Number 3: 50 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia 2016 - Philadelphia Magazine
  • 50 Best Restaurants 2015 - Philadelphia Magazine
  • Best New Chefs 2014 - Food & Wine Magazine
  • Semi-Finalist: James Beard Foundation, Outstanding Restaurant 2014
  • Best of Philly Restaurant 2014 - Philadelphia Magazine
  • Best of Philly Service 2013 - Philadelphia Magazine

Menu for Fork

Dinner

To Start

  • Cape May Conch White turnip, ruby red grapefruit
    $16.00
  • Winter Salad Bitter greens, black walnuts, pear, blue cheese
    $14.00
  • Tallow Roasted Carrots Bone marrow gremolata, cider carrot jus
    $15.00
  • Celery Apple Soup Smoked sturgeon, pickled apple, creme fraiche
    $15.00
  • Venison Carpaccio Pine mushroom, pickled onion, pine nuts
    $18.00
  • Sausage Stuffed Quail Lacinato kale, cauliflower, bacon
    $20.00
  • Brooke-Lee Rabbit Terrine Hickory nuts, leeks, saffron aioli
    $18.00

Hand-Made Pastas

  • Lasagna Red cat cheese, sweet potato, pickled apple, walnuts
    $17.00
    $27.00
  • Potato Gnocchi Lamb ragu, fermented sunchoke
    $16.00
    $26.00
  • Buckwheat Spaghetti Mushroom, cabbage, brussels sprouts
    $17.00
    $27.00
  • Squid Ink Rigatoni Peeky toe crab, lion's mane mushroom, chervil
    $18.00
    $28.00

Mains

  • Smoked Monkfish Heirloom beans, broccoli, pickled peppers
    $32.00
  • Turbot En Papillote Fingerlings, kohlrabi, black truffle
    $38.00
  • Peking Styly Celery Root Hoisin, charred scallion, szechuan peppercorn
    $26.00
  • Rohan Duck Gingered rutabaga, persimmon
    $34.00
  • Duroc Pork Kabocha squash, kale, black trumpet
    $36.00
  • Dry-Aged Steak for Two Beef fat potatoes, maitake, butter lettuce
    $110.00

Our House Menu

  • Choice of Starter
  • Choice of pasta
  • Choice of Main Course
  • Choice of Dessert

Sunday Brunch

Brunch

  • Assorted House Made Pastries daily selection
    $13.00
  • Yogurt Parfait hazelnut granola, seasonal fruit
    $8.00
  • Winter Salad bitter greens, black walnut, apple, blue cheese
    $15.00
  • Peekytoe Crab Salad buttermilk, radish
    $16.00
  • Smoked Fish mustard frills, heirloom beans
    $16.00
  • Roasted Mushrooms & Polenta sauteed kale, soft eg
    $15.00
  • Omelette
    Plain $14.00
    Cheese $16.00
  • Steak & Eggs sunny side eggs, charred onion, salsa verde
    $21.00
  • Happy Valley Farm Burger local lettuce, birchrun hills farm cheese, tomato, potato roll, potato wedges
    $18.00
  • Lobster Frittata for Two lobster, potatoes, herbs, side salad
    $32.00

Sides

  • Smothered Potatoes
  • Sautéed Greens
  • polenta
  • bacon

Dessert Menu

Dessert

  • Ruby Grapefruit nougat, walnut, "grapenuts"
  • Chocolate Lime ginger, cocoa bean, yogurt
  • Jersey Blackberry buckwheat graham, sour cream, cherry
  • Carrot Cake malt, sunflower seed, shortbread

Cheese

  • Equinox alpine style, raw cow's milk
  • Red Cat washed rind, raw cow's milk
  • Birchrun Blue natural rind blue, raw cow's milk

Potables

Sparkling Dessert Wine

  • Ceretto, Moscato D'asti, Piedmont, NV, Italy (750ml)
    $14.00
    $56.00
  • Sulin, Casorzo Di Malvasia, Piedmont, 2014, Italy (750ml)
    $10.00
    $40.00

Sweet Wine

  • Windisch, Beerenauslese, Rhienhessen, Huxelrebe, 2003, Germany (500ml)
    $12.00
    $60.00
  • Eoss, Nectar, Samos, Muscat, 2010, Greece (375ml)
    $15.00
    $65.00
  • Grand Nicolet, Ambre, Rasteau, Grenache NV, France (750ml)
    $12.00
    $78.00

Ice Wine

  • Eve's Cidery, Essence Ice Cider, Finger Lakes, NV, New York (375ml)
    $95.00
  • Wagner Vineyards, Finger Lakes, Riesling, 2013, New York (375ml)
    $80.00
  • Kiona Vineyards, Chenin Blanc, 2014, Washington (375ml)
    $17.00
    $85.00

Port, Sherry, Madiera, Etc

  • Taylor Fladgate 10yr Tawny, Portugal
    $13.00
  • Dandelion, Xxxo, Pedro Ximenez, NV, Australia (375ml)
    $14.00
    $62.00
  • Barbieto, Baltimore Rainwater
    $20.00

Grappa & Brandy

  • Poli Traminer, Grappa
    $18.00
  • Nardini Mandorla Almond Acquavite
    $13.00
  • Nardini Tagliatella Cherry-Citrus Cordial
    $9.00
  • Comandon Vsop
    $13.00
  • Pierre Ferrand 1er Cru De Cognac, Grande Champagne
    $18.00

Calvados & Apple Brandy

  • Clear Creek Eau De Vie De Pomme, Oregon
    $12.00
  • Roger Groult Calvados, Pays D'auge, 3 Year Reserve, France
    $13.00

Scotch Whisky

  • Monkey Shoulder
    $10.00
  • Dalwhinnie, Distillers Edition
    $13.00
  • Aberlour 12yr
    $15.00
  • Chieftain's Isle of Jura 15yr
    $16.00
  • Talisker 10yr
    $16.00
  • Lagavulin 16yr
    $22.00

Fernets

  • Branca
    $9.00
  • Vallet
    $12.00
  • Salmiakki Dala
    $16.00

Rival Bros

  • Single Origin Colombia, San Pascual brown sugar, raspberry, tawny port, citrus hops
    $8.50
  • Single Origin Tanzania buttery, almond, grapefruit, plum, orange zest
    $8.50
  • Revolver Blend rich, balanced, spicy, smooth
    $7.00

Wines By The Glass

Sparkling

  • Castellroig, Cava Rosat, Penedés, Trepat, N. V. , Spain
    $15.00
  • La Colline, Lunaris, Malvasia Dell' Emilia, Nv , Italy
    $18.00

White

  • Librandi, Cirò Bianco, Grecco, 2014, Italy
    $12.00
  • Los Navales, Rueda, Verdejo, 2014, Spain
    $12.00
  • Mercouri, Foloi, Peloponnese, Roditis, 2014, Greece
    $14.00
  • Kosovec, Moslavina, Krlet, 2012, Croatia
    $15.00
  • Brea Winery, Santa Barbara County, Chardonnay, 2014, Ca
    $16.00

Rosé

  • Di Giovanna, Gerbino, Terre Siciliane, Nerello Mascalese, 2014, Italy
    $13.00

Red

  • Fontenille, Cotes Du Luberon, Grenache Blend, 2012, France
    $13.00
  • Charles Gonnet, Savoie, Mondeuse, 2013, France
    $14.00
  • Thymiopoulos, Young Vines, Naoussa, Xinomavro, 2012, Greece
    $15.00
  • Eos Estate, Paso Robles, Zinfandel, 2013, Ca
    $14.00
  • Bisceglia, Terra Di Vulcano, Aglianico Del Vulture, 2011, Italy
    $14.00

Special Selections

  • Ravines, Finger Lakes, Riesling, 2013, Ny
    $18.00
  • Kabaj, Rebula, Gorika Brda, Ribolla, 2011, Slovenia
    $20.00
  • Ravines, Finger Lakes, Pinot Noir, 2012, New York
    $20.00
  • Ceretto, Asij, Barbaresco, Nebbiolo, 2008, Italy
    $26.00
  • Raymond Usseglio, Cuvée Girard, Châteauneuf Du Pape, Rhone Blend, 2010, France
    $35.00

Wines By The Bottle

Wine By The Glass

Sparkling

  • La Collina, Lunaris, Malvasia dell' Emilia, NV, Italy
    $18.00
    $72.00
  • German Gilabert, Rosat Brut Nature, Cava, Trepat & Garnacha, NV, Spain
    $15.00
    $60.00
  • Ca' del Bosco, Cuvée Prestige, Franciacorta, Chardonnay & Pinot Nero, NV, Italy
    $25.00
    $100.00

White

  • Librandi, Cirò, Greco Bianco, 2014, Italy
    $12.00
  • Los Navales, Rueda, Verdejo, 2014, Spain
    $12.00
  • Deux Puits, Côtes Catalanes, Muscat Sec, 2014, France
    $13.00
  • Mercouri, Foloi, Peloponnese, Roditis Blend, 2014, Greece
    $14.00
  • Chateau de la Greffiere, Macon-La Roche-Vineuse, Chardonnay, 2014, France
    $16.00

Pink

  • Marramiero, Cerasuolo d' Abruzzo, Montepulciano, 2014, Italy
    $14.00

Red

  • Colterenzio, Alto Adige, Pinot Nero, 2014, Italy
    $16.00
  • Strehn, Burgenland, Zweigelt, 2014, Austria
    $13.00
  • Coquelicot, Lilas, Bergerac, Merlot, 2011, France
    $13.00
  • Thymiopoulos, Young Vines, Naoussa, Xinomavro, 2013, Greece
    $15.00
  • Valderiz, Valdehermoso, Ribera del Duero, Tinto Fino, 2014, Spain
    $15.00

Special Selections

  • Yann Chave, Crozes Hermitage, Marsanne & Roussanne, 2014, France
    $21.00
  • Kabaj, Rebula, Goriška Brda, Ribolla, 2011, Slovenia
    $20.00
  • Ravines, Finger Lakes, Pinot Noir, 2012, NY
    $22.00

Half Bottles

  • Vergnon, Grand Cru Conversation, Blanc de Blancs Brut Champagne, Chardonnay, NV, France
    $75.00
  • Girard, La Garenne, Sancerre, Sauvignon Blanc, 2014, France
    $45.00
  • Servin, Les Pargues, Chablis, Chardonnay, 2014, France
    $50.00
  • Olga Raffault, Les Picasses, Chinon, Cabernet Franc, 2010, France
    $60.00
  • Isole e Olena, Chianti Classico, Sangiovese, 2013, Italy
    $55.00
  • Clos La Coutale, Cahors, Malbec Blend, 2013, France
    $36.00
  • Honig, Napa Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2013, CA
    $50.00

Sparkling Wine

  • Gruet, Brut, Albuquerque, Chardonnay & Pinot Noir, NV, New Mexico
    $60.00
  • Paltrinieri, Radice, Lambrusco di Modena, NV, Italy
    $65.00
  • Leitz, Dragon Stone, Rheingau, Riesling Sekt, 2014, Germany
    $80.00
  • Colin, Cuvée Alliance, Champagne, Chardonnay Blend, NV, France
    $150.00

Crisp Whites

  • Librandi, Cirò, Greco Bianco, 2014, Italy
    $48.00
  • Tinhof, Burgenland, Neuburger, 2013, Austria
    $50.00
  • Di Giovanna, Terre Siciliane, Grillo, 2014, Italy
    $45.00
  • Partida Creus, Vinel-lo, Catalunya, White Field Blend, 2014, Spain
    $77.00
  • Mengoba, Brezo, Bierzo, Godello & Doña Blanca, 2013, Spain
    $60.00
  • Eidosela, Néboa, Albariño, 2014, Spain
    $60.00
  • Soellner, Wogenrain, Gruner Veltliner, 2014, Austria
    $52.00
  • Girard, La Garenne, Sancerre, Sauvignon Blanc, 2014, France
    $80.00
  • Clos de Tue-Boeuf, Frileuse, Cheverny, Chardonnay / Sauvignon Blend, 2013, France
    $85.00

Aromatic Whites

  • Los Navales, Rueda, Verdejo, 2014, Spain
    $48.00
  • Bonnet-Huteau, Sevre et Maine, Muscadet, 2014, France
    $65.00
  • La Cappuccina, Soave Classico, Garganega, 2013, Italy
    $52.00
  • Deux Puits, Côtes Catalanes, Muscat Sec, 2014, France
    $50.00
  • Ovum 'Memorista', Eola-Amity Hills, Reisling, 2013, OR
    $60.00
  • Bow & Arrow, Melon, Willamette Valley, 2014, OR
    $75.00
  • Marc Tempé, Zellenberg, Alsace, Pinot Gris, 2011, France
    $80.00
  • Ravines, Finger Lakes, Dry Riesling, 2014, NY
    $70.00
  • Ettore Germano, Langhe, Riesling, 2013, Italy
    $75.00
  • Albert Mann, Cuvée Albert, Vin d'Alsace, Riesling, 2014, France
    $85.00

Full & Rich Whites

  • Tasca d'Almerita, Leone, Terre Siciliano, Catarratto Blend, 2013, Italy
    $60.00
  • Mercouri, Foloi, Peloponnese, Roditis Blend, 2014, Greece
    $56.00
  • Yann Chave, Crozes Hermitage, Marsanne & Roussanne, 2014, France
    $80.00
  • Les Grands Bois, Côtes du Rhône, Viognier, 2015, France
    $60.00
  • Chateau de la Greffiere, Macon-La Roche-Vineuse, Chardonnay, 2014, France
    $64.00
  • Louis Jadot, 'Clos de Malte', Santenay, Chardonnay, 2012, France
    $82.00
  • Ojai Vineyard, Bien Nacido, Santa Maria Valley, Chardonnay, 2013, CA
    $105.00
  • Vie di Romans, Dessimis, Friuli Isonzo, Pinot Grigio, 2013, Italy
    $125.00

Pink & Orange

  • Marramiero, Cerasuolo d' Abruzzo, Montepulciano, 2014, Italy
    $56.00
  • Le Ragnaie, Toscana Rosato, Sangiovese, 2014, Italy
    $62.00
  • Kabaj, Rebula, Goriška Brda, Ribolla, 2011, Slovenia
    $75.00

Fruit Forward Reds

  • Tenuta Olim Bauda, Isolavilla, Grignolino d'Asti, 2014, Italy
    $50.00
  • Amplify, Camp 4, Santa Ynez Valley, Carignane, 2014, CA
    $75.00
  • Albert Bichot, Savigny-Les-Beaune, Pinot Noir, 2013, France
    $72.00
  • Ravines, Finger Lakes, Pinot Noir, 2012, NY
    $75.00
  • Colterenzio, Alto Adige, Pinot Nero, 2014, Italy
    $64.00
  • BK Wines, Skin & Bones, Adelaide Hills, Pinot Noir, 2013, Australia
    $115.00
  • Ochota Barrels, Green Room, Mclaren Vale, Grenache / Syrah, NV, Australia
    $109.00
  • Oddero, Barbera d' Alba, Barbera, 2012, Italy
    $56.00
  • Parusso, Langhe, Nebbiolo, 2013, Italy
    $66.00
  • Le Piane, Maggiorina, Nebbiolo Field Blend, 2014, Italy
    $70.00
  • Reverdito, Castagni, Barolo, Nebbiolo, 2011, Italy
    $120.00
  • Produttori del Barbaresco, Ovello Riserva, Nebbiolo, 2009, Italy
    $170.00

Earthy Reds

  • Strehn, Burgenland, Zweigelt, 2014, Austria
    $52.00
  • Jean-Paul Thevenet, Morgon, Gamay Noir, 2013, France
    $85.00
  • Foradori, Vignetti delle Dolomiti, Teroldego Rotaliano, 2012, Italy
    $80.00
  • Coquelicot, Lilas, Bergerac, Merlot, 2011, France
    $52.00
  • Corte Sant'Alda, 'Ca' Fiui', Valpolicella, Corvina Grossa, 2014, Italy
    $62.00
  • Pallus, Messanges Rouge, Chinon, Cabernet Franc, 2014, France
    $77.00
  • Luc Sebille, Les Debonnaires, Chinon, Cabernet Franc, 2012, France
    $65.00
  • Thymiopoulos, Young Vines, Naoussa, Xinomavro, 2013, Greece
    $60.00
  • Mas Martinet, Menut, Priorat, Garnatxa & Merlot, 2013, Spain
    $64.00
  • R. Lopez de Heredia, Viña Cubillo, Rioja Crianza, Tempranillo, 2006, Spain
    $95.00

Bold & Spicy Reds

  • Quinta do Crasto, Douro, Touriga Nacional Blend, 2013, Portugal
    $65.00
  • Leriche, Gryphe des Accoles, Ardèche, Carignan, 2012, France
    $68.00
  • Nicolas Gonin, Isère – Balmes Dauphinoises, Persan, 2012, France
    $80.00
  • Ronchi di Cialla, Friuli Colli Orientali, Schioppettino, 2010, Italy
    $110.00
  • Bisceglia, Terra di Vulcano, Aglianico del Vulture, 2013, Italy
    $48.00
  • Valderiz, Valdehermoso, Ribera del Duero, Tinto Fino, 2014, Spain
    $60.00
  • Le Macchiole, Bolgheri, Merlot, Cabernet & Syrah, 2012, Italy
    $105.00
  • Hobo, Dry Creek Valley, Zinfandel, 2013, CA
    $72.00
  • Michel-Schlumberger, Dry Creek Valley, Cabernet Blend, 2013, CA
    $77.00
  • Elizabeth Spencer, Napa Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012, CA
    $105.00

Drinks

Gouse Cocktails

  • Tequila reposado, agave, green tea, lime
    $13.00
  • Rye sweet vermouth, amaro, old fashioned bitters
    $12.00
  • Scotch grappa, ginger, honey
    $12.00
  • Gin dolin blanc, cointreau rinse, anchovy stuffed olive
    $13.00

Classic Cocktails

  • Whiskey Sour rye, lemon, egg white, bitters
    $12.00
  • Hemingway Daiquiri white rum, maraschino, citrus
    $12.00
  • Southside gin, lime, mint, bitters
    $12.00
  • Boulevardier bourbon, vermouth, campari
    $12.00

Beer

  • Yards Philadelphia Pale Ale, 4.6% Philadelphia, PA
    $7.00
  • Victory Helles Lager, 4.8% Downingtown, PA
    $7.00
  • Lancaster Milk Stout, 5.3% Lancaster, PA
    $8.00
  • Goose Island Sofie Belgian Sasion/farmhouse Ale, 6.5%% Chicago, IL
    $10.00
  • Ithaca Flower Power IPA, 7.5% Ithaca, NY
    $8.00

Vodka

  • Tito's, Austin, TX
  • Ketel One, Schiedam, NL
  • Boyd & Blair, Glenshaw, PA
  • Grey Goose, Picardy, FR

Gin

  • Bluecoat, Philadelphia, PA
  • Death's Door, Madison, WI
  • Barr Hill Reserve Tom Cat, Hardwick, VT
  • St George Terroir, Alameda, CA
  • Ransom Old Tom, Sheridan, OR
  • Hendricks, Girvan, SCT

Tequila & Mezcal

  • Fortaleza, Blanco, Jalisco, MX
  • Fortaleza, Reposado, Jalisco, MX
  • Fortaleza, Anejo, Jalisco, MX
  • Espolon, Reposado, Jalisco, MX
  • Del Maguey, Minero, Santa Catarina Minas, MX

Rum, Cachaca, Pisco

  • Smith & Cross, Navy Strength - Jamaica
  • Flor De Cana 4yr Seco, Nicaragua
  • Vinas De Oro, Pisco Torontel - Peru
  • Sailor Jerry, Spiced - Caribbean
  • Avua Amburana Cachaca - Brazil

Bourbon, Rye

  • Buffalo Trace, Frankfort, KY
  • Makers Mark, Loretto, KY
  • Basil Hayden's, Bardstown, KY
  • Blantons, Frankfort, KY
  • High West Rendezvous Rye, Park City, UT
  • Whistlepig Rye 10yr, Vermont

Blended Whiskey

  • Johnnie Walker Black, Highland
  • Monkey Shoulder, Speyside
  • Aberlour 12 Yr, Speyside
  • Talisker 10yr, Islay
  • Cheiftain's 15yr, Isle of Jura
  • Lagavulin 16yr, Islay

Armagnac, Cognac, Calvados, Apple Brandy

  • Clear Creek Eau Di Vie De Pomme, Oregon
  • Roger Groult 3 Year Reserve, France
  • Comandon Vsop, France
  • Pierre Ferrand 1er Cru De Cognac, France

306 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Eclectic, Intimate, Refined
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Foodies, Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (215) 625-9425
  • Private Dining Room: Yes