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Featuring over 80 concessions, this historic market has something for even the most eclectic of tastebuds.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Philadelphia
12th and Arch, Philadelphia, PA 19107
City Centre East
+1 215-922-2317
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A huge variety of locally prepared/grown foods. The aisles are a little narrow, so be prepared to be close to other shoppers.

Thank Backtracker5
Reviewed yesterday

If you're looking for alot of options in one location, the Reading Terminal Market is the place to be. You've seen places like this on the Food Network Channel.....a busy place offering all different kinds of foods, fruit and vegetable markets, butcher shops, etc. Tons...More

Thank Melanie G
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is no way anyone can visit downtown Philadelphia without stopping at this market. Adjacent to the Reading Railroad station (yep- the real Reading railroad for you Monopoly fans), Reading Terminal offers an amazing variety of small local and Pennsylvania Dutch vendors. Eat in or...More

Thank Therese M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The market is fabulous - Variety of excellent food and choices of stands to try! The “vibe” is upbeat, fun, casual....

Thank Mark2pa1
Reviewed 3 days ago

WOWOWOW! So many selections to chose from! My son LOVED the trainwreck sandwich from the Cajun Cafe, it was so good!! AMAZING ice cream and so many delicious bakery items!! Eat there for every meal if you can and just eat dinners early since they...More

Thank SLVpartyof4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you go in hungry you’ll come out stuffed. The variety is amazing. “From soup to nuts” doesn’t come close to the market’s variety. It is a Philadelphia landmark. Well worth a visit or several visits. Enjoy it.

Thank tomezsko
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Reading Terminal Market is a wonderful public market that is housed in a beautiful 1893 historic building. Inside is an incredible selections of restaurant stalls and others selling meats, fish, flowers, fruits and vegetables, cheeses, candy and crafts. We selected food for lunch from...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The market is great and has absolutely lots of different things for sale. It has its own food court and the usual Philly steaks, jambalaya, doughnuts, cookies, etc can be bought. There are also the usual market type stalls with fruit, veg, flowers and so...More

Thank suzannebrady
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place has so many food options to choose from. I think we ate at six different places here. There's a tour on Saturdays which I recommend highly if you're a foodie.

Thank Princerman
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Reading Terminal Market was a highlight of my visit to Philadelphia. This is a great casual lunch place with choices from numerous cultures. Just walking around appeals to all of one's senses. Locals are friendly and it is easy to strike up a conversation...More

Thank Jasminrose
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8 June 2018|
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Response from Hampsteader | Reviewed this property |
If you park at the Parkway Garage at 12 & Filbert and take your ticket with you, all vendors in the market are *supposed* to validate if you spend over $10, then you get 2 hours parking for $4. Whether this still happens or... More
3 June 2018|
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Response from Akilah C | Reviewed this property |
U can park in the parking garage
7 April 2018|
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Response from B1714D | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a food type, nor option not present here