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12th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215-922-2317
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Little York, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited the Reading Terminal Market during a holiday walk around the city. The bakeries were superb, the ice cream looked decadent, and the shoppes had unique gifts.

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Thank LindaStyersAdams
Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had had a light breakfast and by noon were craving a big lunch from one of the gastronomic wonders that comprise the Reading Terminal Market at 12th and Market in Center City.. It was a Friday, and the always-busy international food emporium was crawling with a mixed crowd of business crowd lunchers, conventioneers, savvy locals and hundreds of folks... More 

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Thank BlackIrishBuddha
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I live in Philadelphia for more than two years now and I love coming here; it never disappoints me. If you have a large group and can't decide what to eat; this is it...this is place you need to go! It offers so many varieties of food. I haven't had a bad experience. I normally come here once a week... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the market for breakfast our first time in Philly. I loved the energy and all the small shops and food counters. Definitely worth checking out! It feels very authentic and isn't very touristy. There's something for everyone.

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Crisfield, Maryland, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As long as you come to Philadelphia with a cooler and an empty stomach. Many Amish stalls selling raw foods from veggies and fruit to meats from all kinds of animals. As well as many prepared foods to seat and eat lunch.

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Thank SueL1974
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took a walk over from our hotel in the Historic District, only a few blocks away, but was worth the trip. Plenty of choices for the picky eaters. Also, a lot of local choices, no big fast food here.

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Thank Dan O
West Lawn, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Farm stands with fresh produce, coffee shops, bakeries, multicultural food stands offering vast varieties with something to please even the most picky palates. Want a taste of true Pennsylvania Amish farm fresh foods? Several stands here offer just that (Amish stands closed on Sunday's). Delicous inexpensive breakfast or lunches at the counter while you watch them prepare it! Even fresh... More 

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Thank Tricia L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An awesome variety of food options for shopping or dining in. Too many to list but favorite sandwich is pork and extra sharp provolone from Dinics. My kids love the burgers and soft pretzels from the Amish stands. Bassett's ice cream finishes off any meal.

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Thank Gregg C
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tons of food options, dominated by Pennsylvania Dutch vendors. A little too crowded and busy for my taste. I'm glad I checked it out.

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Europe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Going in around mid-day it was busy with locals who clearly know where to head for a varied choice and a great atmosphere. I wandered round a couple of times before I was able to make up my mind and I found it at Meltkraft Grilled Cheese, what I decided upon would be described as the best cheese melt I’ve... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Italian, Mexican, Chinese, Japanese, American, Indian, German, Irish, Caribbean, Dutch, Southwestern, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Asian, Thai, Greek, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Jamaican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?