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Forte's Restaurant on the Square

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Menu

BEVERAGES​
1.85
Soda
1.85
Sweet or Unsweetened Tea
1.85
Coffee and Hot Tea
1.85
Milk
We also have a full service bar with Beer, Wine and Spirits
DINNER-APPETIZERS​
4.50
French Onion Soup
Topped with gruyere cheese
7.95
Shrimp Cocktail
Six shrimp with cocktail sauce
7.95
Mussels Fra Diavlo
Steamed in a spicy tomato sauce
11.95
Trio Appetizer
Mozzarella sticks, potato skins and chicken tenders
5.95
Mozzarella Sticks
Served​ with maranara sauce
DINNER-BEEF​
100% certified angus meats
King Cut-14 oz 19.95
Queen Cut-12 oz 17.95
Prime Rib of Beef Au Jus
19.95
Filet Mignon 8 oz
Wrapped in bacon and served with demi glaze
19.95
“SIgnature Dish” Ode to Philly Ribeye 12 oz
Grilled ribeye served over a mornay cheese sauce, topped with grilled onions and mushrooms
17.95
Ribeye Steak-Char-Broiled or Blackened
21.95
Grand Prix
2-4 oz New York strip steak with 2-4 oz shrimp
10.95
Chopped Sirloin Steak 10 oz
Served​ with brown gravy, onions and mushrooms
Entrees served with soup or salad, baked potato, rice or pasta and vegetable of the day
5.50
Hamburger 6 oz
Lettuce, tomato, onions and pickles
5.75
CheeseBurger 6 oz
Lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles and cheese
DINNER-CHICKEN​
12.95
Chicken Parmesean
Chicken breast freshly breaded and topped with tomato and mozzarella
12.95
“Signature Dish” Chicken on the Square
Sauteed sliced chicken breast with, sun dried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, asiago cheese cream sause
12.95
Chicken Mediterranean
Grilled chicken with mozzarella and fresh spinach topped with tomato, capers, olives and lemon
DINNER-PASTA​
17.95
Soup
Salad and Vegetable of the Day
“Signature DIsh” Seafood Symphony
Sauteed shrimp and scallops served with lobster ravioli in a creamy crab sauce
13.95
Soup
Salad and Vegetable of the Day
Mamma’s Tortellini
Parmesean encrusted chicken breast served with cheese tortellini in a tomato cream sauce
13.95
With shrimp 14.95
Soup
Salad and Vegetable of the Day
Chicken Fettuccini Alfredo
Grilled chicken mixed with fettuccini in a creamy cheese sauce
10.95
Soup
Salad and Vegetable of the Day
Spaghetti and Meatballs
Homemade family recipe tomato sauce and meatballs
Pasta Entrees served with Soup or Salad and Vegetable of the Day
DINNER-PORK​
10.95
Double Cut Pork Chops
Honey balsamic glaze
BBQ Baby Back Ribs
Served with a tangy bbq sauce
DINNER-SALADS​
9.95
Salmon Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, carrots, eggs and cheese
7.95
With shimp 9.95
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Ramaine lettuce, parmesean cheese. croutons with our homemade caesar dressing
9.95
Steak Salad-Blackened or Grilled
Mixed​ greens, tomatoes, carrots, eggs and cheese
7.95
With Grilled Shrimp 9.95
Fried Shrimp 9.95
Grilled or Fried Chicken Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, carrots, eggs and cheese
DINNER-SEAFOOD​
13.95
Downtown Garlic Shrimp
White​ wine, garlic, lemon, tomato and fresh sage
16.95
Salmon
Herb crusted with wasabi teriyaki sauce and baked to golden perfection
13.95
Golden Fried Shrimp
Served with cocktail or tartar sauce
13.95
Grilled or Fried Gulf Grouper
Pan grilled with a citrus beurre blanc or fried
LUNCH-100% CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF​
(Choose 2 Sides)
7.95
Chopped Sirloin Steak
Served with brown gravy, onions& mushrooms
LUNCH-HOUSE SPECIALITIES​
Choose 2 sides
7.95
Chicken on the Square
Sauteed chicken breast with sun dried tomato, artichoke hearts and asiago cheese cream sauce
7.95
Grilled Salmon
Fresh cut north atlantic salmon grilled and served with a side of apricot dijon sauce
7.95
Grilled Mahi mahi
Hand cut and grilled served with fresh pineapple salsa
7.95
Grilled Chicken and Shrimp
Char grilled and served with tomato lime roasted garlic sauce
6.95
Cajun Grilled Chicken
Char grilled and served with our confusion sauce topped with gorgonzola garlic butter
6.95
Chicken Tenders
Fresh tenders hand coated with our special breading& served with creole mustard sauce
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Italian, American
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews prime rib grilled grouper tortellini seafood symphony salad cheesecake bread baked potato soups burger friday and saturday old building courthouse square open for lunch great restaurant great menu food is excellent
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived at 4 and people were already coming for dinner. The parking is excellent. The decor is very tasteful with brick walls inside and well done murals on the wall. When we left at 5 the place was very busy. Our waitress Lisa Marie...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 644bonniel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and good service. We had a large party and they had no trouble waiting on us. The wait staff was very helpful.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Max P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had the lasagna what she said was average. I had the prime rib and asked for it rare. It was tough and it appeared I may have received an end cut. It was not good at all. The atmosphere was great as the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DougA438
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forte's is easily the best restaurant in Crossville. The food is excellent. I cannot give it 5 stars only because the noise level makes it difficult to savor the food. I've had their steaks, chicken, pasta and grouper. My husband and I have been going...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rengood
Reviewed May 8, 2019

It is great for lunch. I liked the selection on the menu, staff was friendly an tentative. If I lived in the area I would make it a regular stop. Don't miss it

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 333Ann999
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Food was great as usual. Outstanding service. We had 80 in our party. Couldn’t believe the outstanding service. Went out of their way to make sure we were taken care of. The food is consistently good.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank tcscissors
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

We made 1 pm reservations for three couples in the main dining room. We were seated a little late but not much. Prime rib and leg of lamb how can you go wrong? Sauces were exceptional as was the meat. Fried grouper and shrimp were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 55berniel
Reviewed April 25, 2019

We have eaten here several times and the food is always good. This time we saw a play at the Cumberland Playhouse and afterwards went with a large group to Forte's. We gave them advance notice and they had a nice buffet dinner ready for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sharon W
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

We first visited Forte's during our house hunting odyssey. Our realtor recommended it, and after a long day we dropped in (We lucked out, reservations are recommended) and we were seated after about 10 minutes. That first meal and the many we have had since...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DivotsMom
Reviewed April 14, 2019

We ate there about three week ago and the food was delicious.We had the Philly steak sandwich. MMM We plan on going back there soon.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mechaniced
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878johnl
January 10, 2019|
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Response from Harleysis | Reviewed this property |
All of the other answers are correct. Fortes has "odd" restaurant hours, and are only open for a few hours for lunch and then Friday and Saturday evenings. Not sure if they return calls, but you can try again during their... More
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657lucaa
January 12, 2018|
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Response from K2128BIjanetb | Reviewed this property |
I am unaware if they do. Maybe their website may say? Or try to call/email them.
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Deidra F
December 1, 2017|
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Response from Cindy T | Reviewed this property |
You can buy gift cards at the restaurant
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