4 Things to eat at the Reading Terminal Market
Reading Terminal Market is a Philadelphia landmark. It has been in operation since 1892 and houses many different shops and eateries. The market also has an enormous amount of history behind it, including a time when it was used as a produce terminal for the Reading Railroad Company. In order to make your visit to Reading Terminal Market complete, there are four things you must eat while you’re there:Whether you’re looking for breakfast, lunch or dinner options, Reading Terminal Market has something for everyone.
Enjoy Soft pretzel at The Miller’s Twist stand
For many years, you could only find a traditional soft pretzel at the market, but recently Amish-made pretzels have become available. The Miller’s Twist stand offers freshly made dough that is hand-rolled and brushed with butter before being served warm to customers who may enjoy them with a variety of different dips including malt vinegar or apple cider jelly.
Enjoy the Best Sandwich in America at DiNic’
DiNic’s is a Philadelphia iconic restaurant that has been open since 1933. It is located in the heart of South Philly, near the Italian Market and Pat’s King of Steaks. In 1980, DiNic’s was featured on the show The Best Of Everything and named “Best Sandwich in America.” The sandwich starts with crispy Italian bread which they cut open on top and bottom before placing fresh-baked cheese bread into the loaf. Next comes thinly sliced roast pork topped with homemade gravy and onions then melted Provolone.
Today it continues to be one of Philadelphia’s most popular destinations for authentic Italian sandwiches like Roast Pork with sharp provolone cheese, fried calamari rings or shrimp.
Eat Doughnuts at Beilers
If you’re a doughnut lover, Beiler’s is the place to go. With over a dozen varieties of freshly made doughnuts in store, you’ll have trouble narrowing it down to just one. Beiler’s Doughnuts: 12 Tender, Yeast-Raised Doughnuts.You’re going to have a hard time choosing just one doughnut at Beiler’s. You’ll have to pick from their 12 tender, yeast-risen options. Blueberry fritters or mocha crèmes? Coconut custards or salted caramels? Beiler’s is a sweet spot that you won’t want to miss out on.