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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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“seafood” (355 reviews)
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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

Wow. I'm so glad I made a visit here. There is so much to see and try. Lots of candy and snack stalls for souvenirs. It was also just a fun place to window shop and people watch.

Thank clewgurl16
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Make sure you have plenty of time to visit this place. A vibrant place, loads of good food and come with an empty stomach!

Thank aleezmk
Reviewed yesterday

Being from the Pacific NW I have seen markets. This is one great market in the middle of Philly with everything you could imagine. Produce, handcrafted items, bakerys and places to eat. Its clean and well lit and the people are friendly and food, oh...More

Thank redhedz95
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best street cart food sans the street carts to be found. Maybe twice the price of street food but worth it to have all the options within steps of each other. I had souvlaki and the sheer fun of breaking all my dietary rules...More

Thank ISyzigi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely was worth visiting reading market, you get a sense of local life in Philadelphia and see all the local traders. Packed with variety of food and loads of places to eat. Reilly worth spending an hour of two of your time. have a good...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not being from the city this place is a fun and interesting experience. The food was great and the service was good. Hurry to get there, they close at 6!

Thank TonyLubbockTX
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Similar to municipal markets you'll find in big cities all over the world, this one is still unique for all the vendors of Philadelphia-centric foods and Amish foods from the Pennsylvania countryside. If you're in a hotel within walking distance skip the hotel breakfast one...More

Thank brazilflyer333
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We needed to grab a quick bite before heading to an evening tour. We were able to get something fast and delicious; ordered, delivered and eaten in 20 minutes! Can't beat it!

Thank Alice V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You could spend hours looking at everything that is available here. Seafood, meats, fruits and vegetables. As well as bulk candies, etc. the only problem for me is that I could not find any organic veggies or meats. There are many places to stop and...More

Thank Richloufoss
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're down in Center City, you really can't be more than a 15-20 minute walk or a short cab/uber ride to 12th and Arch. DiNic's Roast Pork Sandwich or Beef Brisket have been voted Philly's Best Sandwich for a reason....DE-LISH-US!!!...and filling! They have many...More

Thank rculp1969
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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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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