Exquisite flavors

Benjamin's offers unique culinary styles.

Fine Dining in Forest, VA

Lunch Menu

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Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Ginger Ale, Greenberry’s Regular & Decaffeinated Coffee, Iced Tea, Assorted Hot Teas & Lemonade

Bottle Domestic Beer:

Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob Light, Michelob Ultra Light, Miller Lite, Coors Light, O’doul’s

Import & Specialty Beer:

Corona, Corona Light, Guinness, Hoegarden, Sam Adams, Yuengling, Stella, Sierra Nevada Assorted Craft and 22oz Specialties

Craft Beers on Tap:

Ask about our current craft beer selections. Benjamin’s also features Signature Growlers To-Go.

Wine & Specialty Drink Menu Available

Monday Night – ½ OFF ALL Wines Wednesday Night – Craft Burger & Beer Features


Save Room for Pastry Chef Mama Sue’s Sweet Tooth – Ask about featured house-made Desserts of the Day!

Signature Things to Share:

Crabby Tots 10 Old Bay Dusted Tater Tots Topped w/ Mama Sue’s Famous Blue Crab & Horseradish Dip ‘Red Neck’ Nachos Ya’ll! 12 House Chips, Slow Smoked Pulled Pork BBQ, Smoked Gouda, Adobo & BBQ Sauce, Scallions, Jalapenos & Tobacco Onions Jumbo Clam Strip Skillet 10 Lightly Breaded New England Jumbo Clams, Spicy Red Pepper Aioli Prince Edward Isle Mussels 11 1lb PEI Mussels, Bacon, Scallions, Tomatoes, Garlic Butter Beer Broth, Toast Points Benjamin’s Sampler (Pick 3) 15 Onion Rings, Sweet Potato Fries, Chicken Tenders, Steak Fries, Spicy Shrimp, Grilled Shrimp, Fried Green Tomatoes, ‘Red Neck’ Nachos, Jumbo Clams The Deep South Bruschetta 9 Garlic Toast Points, Fried Green Tomatoes, Sam’s House-made Pimento Cheese, Crispy Bacon & Green Onions

Soups & Salads:

Pinto Bean & 24 Month Aged Chef Raised Berkshire Country Ham 5/6 Daily Soup Feature Market Price Santa Fe Grilled Chicken Salad 12 Mixed Greens, Fire Roasted Corn & Black Beans, Cheddar-Jack Cheeses, Tomatoes, Tobacco Onions & Jalapenos. Traditional Caesar Salad 8 (½ size - 5) Hearts of Romaine, Shaved Parmesan, House-made Croutons w/ Creamy Caesar Dressing Benjamin’s House Salad 9 (½ size - 6) Mixed Greens, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Chopped Bacon, Cheddar-Jack Cheeses, Tobacco Onions & House-Made Croutons Steakhouse Chopped Salad 10 (½ size - 7) Chopped Romaine, Smoked Gouda, Bacon, Sun Roasted Tomato, Cucumber, Tobacco Onions, Pickles, Chipotle Ranch Harvest Kale Salad 10 (½ size - 7) Dried Cranberries, Crumbled Goat Cheese, Candied Pecans, Grape Tomatoes, Strawberry-Lemon Vinaigrette House-made Dressings: Ranch, Blue Cheese, Honey Mustard, Balsamic Vinaigrette, 1000 Island, Strawberry-Lemon Vinaigrette, Golden Italian, Chipotle Ranch Add-Ons: Grilled Chicken Breast – 3, Crab Cake – 9, Salmon Fillet – 9, Pulled Pork-5, Beef Tips – 6, Grilled or Fried Shrimp – 7


Served with 1 side. Add Caesar or House Side Salad - 3 Chicken BLT Wrap 9 Sliced Grilled Chicken Breast Wrapped w/ Lettuce, Tomato, Bacon & Cheddar-Jack Cheeses Buffalo Chicken Wrap 9 Sliced Grilled or Fried Chicken Breast Wrapped w/ Lettuce, Tomato, Blue Cheese, Buffalo Sauce Cajun Chicken Caesar Wrap 9 Blackened Chicken, Chopped Romaine, Creamy Caesar Dressing, Shaved Parmesan Southern Veggie Wrap 8 Baby Spinach, Sun Roasted Tomatoes, Cucumber, Pimento Cheese


Served with 1 side. Add Caesar or House Side Salad - 3 Cajun Chicken Sandwich 9 Sweet Baby Rays, Bacon & Smoked Gouda Cheese w/ L,T,O, House Pickles – Soft Brioche Roll Nashville Hot Chicken Sammie 10 Spicy Fried Chicken Breast, House Pickles, Shredded Lettuce, Sriracha Ranch, Buttered Brioche Big Green Egg Smoked French Dip 10 Smoked & Slow Cooked Angus Beef or Pulled Pork, Melted Swiss on Hoagie w/ Au Jus Big Green Egg Smoked Texas BBQ 10 Smoked, Slow Cooked Angus Beef or Pulled Pork, Sweet Baby Rays, American Cheese, Jalapenos, Tobacco Onions & Chipotle Ranch, Served w/ House Pickles on a Soft Brioche Roll Black & Blue Burger 10 Cajun Grilled Angus Beef Topped with Stella Blue Cheese, Served w/ L,T,O & Pickle on a Soft Brioche Roll. Add Sautéed Onions & Mushrooms - 1 Add Smoked Bacon – 1.50 Southern Burger 11 Smoked Pork BBQ, Pimento Cheese, Pickles, Onions & Coleslaw Grilled Cheeseburger 10 Grilled Angus Beef w/ American Cheese, L,T,O & Pickle, Buttered Brioche Roll - Add Sautéed Onions & Mushrooms - 1 Add Smoked Bacon – 1.50 Double JYD Burger 10 Twin Pan Seared Angus Patties, American Cheese, House Pickles, Buttered Brioche, ‘Crack’ Fries & Red Pepper Aioli Virginia Wagyu Burger 13 Local (Altavista, VA) Pure Bred Wagyu, Pan Seared w/ American Cheese, L,T,O & Pickle, Soft Brioche Roll. Add Sautéed Onions & Mushrooms -1 Smoked Bacon– 1.50


Fish & Chips 15 Beer Battered Fresh Catch, Served with Tavern Fries, Slaw & Tartar Sauce Smoked BBQ Platter 11 Slow Smoked Pork Shoulder, Creamy Coleslaw, Tavern Fries, House Pickles Southern Fried Chicken Tender Platter 10 Breaded Chicken Tenderloins, Creamy Coleslaw, Tavern Fries, House Pickles Jumbo New England Clam Strip Platter 13 1/2lb Jumbo Fried Clams, House Cocktail Sauce, Creamy Coleslaw, Tavern Fries


Benjamin’s Tacos 12 (3) Soft or Flash Fried Tortillas - Blackened or Beer Battered Fresh Catch - Blackened or Beer Battered Shrimp - Smoked Pork Shoulder - Grilled or Fried Buffalo Chicken - Grilled Beef Tenderloin Benjamin’s Style - Cranberry-Mango Slaw, Chipotle Aioli, Cilantro Traditional – Shredded Lettuce, Tomato, Cheddar- Jack Cheese, Cilantro Signature Sides: Idaho Baked Potato, Tavern Fries, House Potato Chips, Coleslaw, Pinto Beans, Vegetable Du Jour, Sautéed Garlicky Spinach, Sautéed Kale, Sweet Potato Fries Add $1, Beer Battered Onion Rings Add $2 Benjamin’s strives to support local growers, distributors, brewers and suppliers. We partner with Aqua Pros of Lynchburg & Big Green Egg to provide smoked menu items. All plastic, glass and paper products are recycled weekly and our fryer shortening is recycled by Darton Enviromental. We will continue to buy local and find new ways to be green… and encourage you to do the same. Thank you for your continued support and loyalty for the past 12+ years. -Benjamin-

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