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Reading Terminal Market

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Address: 12th and Arch, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone Number: +1 215-922-2317
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Featuring over 80 concessions, this historic market has something for even...

Featuring over 80 concessions, this historic market has something for even the most eclectic of tastebuds.

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Vast array of foods and restaurants

This restored market in the old railroad building is in the center of one of my favorite cities, Philadelphia. There are numerous stalls and restaurants to choose from. American... read more

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Skillman, New Jersey
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Skillman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This restored market in the old railroad building is in the center of one of my favorite cities, Philadelphia. There are numerous stalls and restaurants to choose from. American food at some of the best and many ethnic foods by authentic devoted cooks. The shops include fresh vegetables , fruits, meat and poultry , spices , coffee , wines and... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Reading Terminal Market is one of the places I always go to when I'm in the city. There's such a large variety of delicious food. I don't normally like crowded markets but the food here makes it totally worth it. If you're planning a trip to Philadelphia definitely stop by!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a place that's great for lunch and has lots of options to choose from. It's cheap food for the location if you asked me.

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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I think about visiting this place all the time! I love the Dutch Eating Place! The hot turkey sandwich is my favorite!!

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love markets and this one is right in the center of the city. Pretty clean and has a lot of options for a quick bite to eat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I flew into Philadelphia on business and had a couple hours to spare. I Decided to brace the rush hour traffic and check this place out. Very large primarily food focused mall. Nothing too exotic, but the emphasis seems to focus on quality.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Met some family members there this morning and as a first time visitor, I was quite impressed. FRESH is the word to describe it. Meats, fruits & veg, coffee, chocolates, flowers and unique gifts...they are all there for your entertaining. And some great sandwiches, beverages and treats to fuel the shopper. In Philadelphia, it is a MUST stop.

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Vineland, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Whenever someone asks me what to do in Philly my first comment is the Reading Terminal Marketo. The people, the food, the ambience of a world class market. Whatever your tummy requires you can find it here. Great Philly food, Amish, BBQ, Cajun, soul,deli, Asian, etc. Also cookies, coffee, and ice cream. You can park for two hours for four... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very fun place to try a bunch of different types of authentic Philly food, including pretzels, cheese steaks, roast pork sandwiches, and Amish offerings.

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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are anywhere near downtown Philly you must go to Reading Terminal Market and simply eat your way through it. Over 80 different vendors in there. Amazing atmosphere.

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