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Dutch Eating Place

) #54 of 3,609 Restaurants in Philadelphia American, ,
1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
+1 215-922-0425
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Dutch, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
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Reviews (314)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved this place for breakfast! I had fresh squeezed O.J. and an egg platter. Best bacon I have ever had, people next to me raved about French toast and blueberry pancakes!

Thank heather-zapata
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit - Excellent breakfast - Amish restaurant! Very inexpensive! The place is inside the market!

Thank MaryAguiar77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dutch Eating Place offers a large menu and some good daily specials. The food tasted average, reminded me of diner food. The items I ordered were heavy on grease.

Thank LoveToGo37
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It's a counter, we don't have to look at one another, we're hustling, we're bustling, then a wonderful young Amish woman comes over and makes you feel like she's been waiting to serve you food. It's a genuine smile, a genuine love for her culture,...More

Thank kcdenman
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We got here at 8am, right when the Reading Market place opened, and it's a good thing we did. We sat down at the counter and within 5 mins it was full! The server was so friendly and the service prompt. Great food and portion...More

Thank likesto2travel
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place has a little bit of something for everyone, the portions are large, and the cost is fair. The famous apple dumpling was good, but maybe not as good as they will lead you to believe. Either way, this is a great place to...More

1  Thank kyurinich
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott and ate almost every breakfast and lunch at the Dutch Eating Place. The servers were super-friendly, and the food was like my grandmother used to make, absolutely delicious! It is extremely popular with locals and tourists, so go...More

Thank Viajes29
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had the breakfast sandwich and there was so much food. I also got home fries not realizing that it would be overkills. Price was very reasonable and the food good. We didn't even eat lunch. Very crowded so get your food to go and...More

Thank Shelly C
Reviewed 23 March 2017

(Breakfast at Reading Terminal) Lines start forming at this diner-like restaurant shortly after the market opens. Operated by Amish from Lancaster County, the restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch Wednesday through Saturday. (The Amish-run venues are all closed on Sundays and many are also...More

2  Thank Pam C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Really cool place in Reading Terminal. When I am in area I always stop at this diner. Great place to go, nothing fancy just good food and great service. You also get to sit right at the counter instead the center seating area. Usually I...More

Thank Frank S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Dutch, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2956
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-0425
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