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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%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (516 reviews)
“poultry” (94 reviews)
“seafood” (391 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Mexican, Chinese, Japanese, American, Indian, German, Irish, Caribbean, Dutch, Southwestern, Seafood, Fast food, 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

We went to see the terracotta warriors and were not disappointed. There were a lot of school classes visiting the museum at the same time. They were all well behaved and extremely gracious to us "old folks". We also went to the planetarium and they...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great market filled with activity. A little of everything for a market. Fun to explore and grab a bite!

Thank erisley2015
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whether you want Chinese, Jewish deli, ice cream or gourmet teas and cheeses, there really is something for everyone here. But THE best sandwich is the roast pork and broccoli rabe at Dinic’s. Or their pulled pork. Or their beef brisket. All sensational. Worth waiting...More

Thank ChrisGibbons
Reviewed 2 days ago

...and there are many types of foods of various ethnicities,all or at least most very tasty.However some of these shops/ restaurants are high priced,and the Terminal is located in the heart of center city.This means lots of traffic congestion,lots of people,and expensive parking.It’s best to...More

Thank knobbie50
Reviewed 2 days ago

It can get packed in here on weekends and at lunchtime. Go after 1 and move around a little easier on a weekday or go early before 11:30. On weekends it may be packed all day except early before 10. There are still plenty of...More

Thank ThomasGX922
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As a tourist I was amazed by the amount of different food I found. Visited this place twice and both times I left with my stomach full. A must try is the pumpkin rolls near the entrance, sweet and incredible to have with a cup...More

Thank Kelo P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have also been to the terminal in Seattle, This is is much bigger. Amish food, chocolates, fresh flowers, fresh veggies, sea food, gifts, home made items. Plan on spending several hours on your first visit. I leave about 5 pounds heavier than when I...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Reading terminal market was an experience in itself. Tons of choices but was a little over packed which can be expected being as it is a big tourist spot.

Thank Rbursk27
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is so much FUN to walk around and look at all the "stalls" and grab a bite to eat. Seating is scarce at busy times, though, and not very clean, but if you get into the spirit of going rustic, you roll with it....More

Thank Volleygirl2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Make no mistake: I love, love, love the Reading Terminal Market. The food stalls inside the market have some of the best grub in the city. I just made a mistake this time. I wanted to sit and eat, so we went to the Down...More

Thank CincoSuzie
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Drae B
5 August 2017|
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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
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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