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Reading Terminal Market

12th and Arch, Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215-922-2317
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Featuring over 80 concessions, this historic market has something for even the most eclectic of tastebuds.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked goods” (130 reviews)
“fresh produce” (119 reviews)
“donuts” (168 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
12th and Arch, Philadelphia, PA 19107
City Center East
+1 215-922-2317
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Reviewed yesterday

What an explosion for the senses. Could can buy pretty much any food stuff here and its all local and sold by the producers by the look of things. A warren of a market with some main 'streets'. its in the centre of town so...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wowza. This place has everything, including groceries, gifts, and flowers. It is kind of a gritty working man's version of LA's The Grove (with less seating). Note that the place, like most things in center city, is ringed by homeless and smells like a urinal...More

Thank KBBostonBoston
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This huge market place is great to get a great sample of Philadelphia tastes and culture. There is fast food feature cheesesteak sandwiches and deli sandwiches. Ever heard of a "hoagie"? You find several varieties here. I live in Philly and don't consider this stop...More

Thank vze22jjw
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Reading Terminal Market is a Philadelphia "Must Do". It's a food lovers heaven. It's filled with merchants selling any kind of food you can think of. There are grocers, restaurants and little shops. You can get fresh produce, seafood, steaks, cheese, baked goods, coffee...More

Thank 3ljp
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not to be missed! The vendors are wonderful, the produce, meats, cheeses, wines, are all fresh and delicious! The restaurants are so varied, you can find anything you need from steak sandwiches to falafel!!

Thank 315marys
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want be amongst the Philly locals or just enjoy amazing good then head over to this market. Spent 3 days and Philly and boomeranged back and forth to this place. I wished that I was staying at a holiday let rather than the...More

Thank Gaida15
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a lively colorful interesting place! Fresh food and restaurants representing all ethnicities. Though I'm not a big city dweller, if I was I would regularly shop at Reading.

Thank Blancaontheroad
Reviewed 4 days ago

we had lunch there last Saturday. Market was so crowded it was difficult to move around. seating difficult to find. amazing selection of casual food options. we had 10 people in our group and we all had to wait at whatever eatery we selected. we...More

Thank SabaF
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Reading terminal market should just not be missed! Best place to eat, drink and of course buy food to stock up your fridge!

Thank Missallisonjo
Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved experiencing the Reading Terminal Market. It had been highly recommended by a fellow traveler. What a great place to experience all types of delicious foods! Keep in mind it does close at 6 pm - so you will want to go fairly early...food...More

Thank ArlingtonChick
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11 May 2017|
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Response from joffa21 | Reviewed this property |
There is Basset's Ice Cream in Reading Terminal Market. Was delicious and creamy. Great variation of flavours too.
19 March 2017|
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Response from Tom E | Reviewed this property |
They are there Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Miriam Robyn R
15 January 2017|
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Response from Jo-Ann C | Reviewed this property |
If you are looking for a traditional breakfast menu there is DOWN HOME DINER. Besides that, many of the places are open on Sundays which offer less traditional, classic foods of their cultures. Also, bakeries have fresh... More