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Tommy DiNic's

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City Center East
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1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2921
+1 215-923-6175
08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Mon 08:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Westfield, Indiana
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87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Came through Reading Terminal while I was in town for a convention. A colleague mentioned Tommy DiNic's was voted best sandwich by one of the food channels. So, I figured I'd give it a try (sliced pork, au jus, broccoli rabe and provolone). Honestly, didn't sound great to me but...when in Rome. Sandwich was amazing, better than I could've imagined.... More 

Thank 02Hoosier
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The cheesesteak was freshly made, but we had better. We also had worse. Not enough cheese, meat a bit dry

Thank AnnaConda B
Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the unassuming, hustle and bustle atmosphere amid a market place. Your mouth will water as they carve the roast pork, hand slice the provolone, top it with perfectly cooked broccoli rabe, and put this in the one and only best Philadelphia roll, all right in front of your eyes. I love waiting to get a seat, as my... More 

Thank cindyranelli
Blacksmiths, Australia
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129 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Roast Pork sandwich to die for. Came here on a recommendation from a local. Located at Redding Terminal. I was not even hungry, however once I tried the sandwich / roll I could not stop. Must try if in Town.

Thank Nick F
Rathdrum, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to stop and see what all the fuss was about and we weren't disappointed! Ordered the pork, provolone sand which. It was delicious and worth the wait!

Thank lizandbrianID
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Im not sure what is happening with the other reviews here, Tommy's is a classic and delicious, its also pretty cheap and affordable, and downright delicious. I wish they expanded and opened an actual restaurant. Services is always fast and friendly.

1 Thank LovettHe
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219 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They're right in the middle of Reading Terminal Market so come shop around and take a break here for the roast pork sandwich. It truly is a good meal...full of juicy, delicious goodness. Pricing isn't outrageous (3 people = $40) and their seating arrangement within the terminal is nice. Staff was great to work with as well. All in all...if... More 

Thank Willof72
Philadelphia, Pa
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238 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is always crowded. There is a small counter. One reviewer said they were not impressed by the steak. You are not going for the steaks.. This is not pulled barbecue pork it i slow cooked. From the basic you can add on sharp provolone, broccoli and roasted peppers or just opt for horseradish. Messy when you put more items... More 

Thank joanz359
Monterrey, Mexico
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to try a Phily cheesesteak, it was late, so maybe that was something to consider. It was't great, but service was fast and friendly. It was pretty big and cheap.

Thank Zareloth
Denver, CO
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162 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Tommy DiNic's for lunch and not a pork sandwich with cheese and greens. Both myself and my boyfriend were not impressed. There are so many better things to eat the Reading Terminal Market.

Thank Garfieldluvr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
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: 1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-6175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?