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Reading Terminal Market

12th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215-922-2317
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“poultry” (89 reviews)
“seafood” (361 reviews)
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08:00 - 18:00All hours
Italian, Mexican, Chinese, Japanese, American, Indian, German, Irish, Caribbean, Dutch, Southwestern, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Asian, Thai, Greek, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Jamaican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
12th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was pouring with rain and we decided to keep dry while waiting for our Uber driver to take us back to Newark for our flight back to SD I googled things near by and the reading terminal came up There isn't a type of...More

Thank edwin b
Reviewed yesterday

So blessed this my local market. Great place to taste Dutch country food. Counter seats north side, or wings by the pound (roasted). Lots of places to buy fresh cold cuts and make sandwiches by getting bread at bakery on 12th st side. Can a...More

Thank mibgoo
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great spot in Philadelphia for every food that you could want. Th produce is the best in the town and sampling food here is wonderful. It also is the best people watching spot in the city. Plan on staying for hours and...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed yesterday

What an interesting place! I have a natural interest in markets with local and cross-cultural flavor. This also combined history with those elements. Wonderful experience. The local cheese store was a must-stop. So were the meat and other sundries available. Completely worth a visit if...More

Thank kaymatters
Reviewed 2 days ago

I pretty much ate lunch there everyday at a different place. I was conveniently staying in the Marriott across the street. Go to have a taste of everything!

Thank Chelsy31588
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've always said this is one of Philadelphia's 'jewels'. A farmer's market downtown that is vibrant and has a great balance of food, local crafts, Amish stands, local business, etc. Great selection of meats, cheeses, prepared food, coffee, flowers, desserts and more. It's great to...More

Thank Chuck P
Reviewed 2 days ago

I made sure we stop at the Reading Terminal Market while in Philly to check out the food only because I enjoy original, traditional fresh food served in markets like this. This place is big and offers plenty of choices from cheesesteaks to oysters, however,...More

Thank Ioana T
Reviewed 2 days ago

An array of small stands that serve hot and cold meals or bakery/desserts. Beiler's stands out for doughnuts and deli foods. DiNic's for roast beef sandwhiches.

Thank roomservicetaco
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I stood at a hotel right across the street from the market. We enjoyed food from various vendors. The market is very lively and crowded, especially during lunch time. The food choices are awesome. You can have pizza,cheesesteaks, Mediterranean food, Chinese food,...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed walking through the market. They have everything and anything you could want in here as food goes. They have places that will fry and prepare fresh fish. They have sandwich spots with fresh pastrami and corn beef. They also have some of...More

Thank John M
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Drae B
5 August 2017|
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Response from Saad S | Reviewed this property |
30th Street Train Station
Heather D
21 April 2017|
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Response from bjtatlanta | Reviewed this property |
Many of the food vendors have counter service, but not all. There a a few areas with open seating for visitors to bring their take out meals to and enjoy eating while taking in all the sites of the market.
15 March 2017|
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Response from Rod K | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you can find gluten free food in a market this big.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-2317
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