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Tommy DiNic's

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City Center East
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1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2921
+1 215-923-6175
08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Mon 08:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Im not sure what is happening with the other reviews here, Tommy's is a classic and delicious, its also pretty cheap and affordable, and downright delicious. I wish they expanded and opened an actual restaurant. Services is always fast and friendly.

Thank LovettHe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

They're right in the middle of Reading Terminal Market so come shop around and take a break here for the roast pork sandwich. It truly is a good meal...full of juicy, delicious goodness. Pricing isn't outrageous (3 people = $40) and their seating arrangement within the terminal is nice. Staff was great to work with as well. All in all...if... More 

Thank Willof72
Philadelphia, Pa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is always crowded. There is a small counter. One reviewer said they were not impressed by the steak. You are not going for the steaks.. This is not pulled barbecue pork it i slow cooked. From the basic you can add on sharp provolone, broccoli and roasted peppers or just opt for horseradish. Messy when you put more items... More 

Thank joanz359
Monterrey, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We wanted to try a Phily cheesesteak, it was late, so maybe that was something to consider. It was't great, but service was fast and friendly. It was pretty big and cheap.

Thank Zareloth
Denver, CO
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161 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Tommy DiNic's for lunch and not a pork sandwich with cheese and greens. Both myself and my boyfriend were not impressed. There are so many better things to eat the Reading Terminal Market.

Thank Garfieldluvr
Staten Island, New York
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The market itself is a little busy,especially on the weekend we went which happened to be the Philadelphia Flower Show weekend. Based upon the reviews read here,we decided on Tommy DiNic's. My wife and I actually licked out and got a counter seat. The pork, sharp provolone and broccoli RAVE (not rabe, because i loved it) was outstanding. My wife... More 

Thank Steve G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you need a break from the traditional cheesesteak swing by here. Always packed -duh. For a reason !! Good good. Great is better ! These guys rock it ! Pork or beef can't go wrong !

Thank Richard C
Falmouth, MA
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520 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about this on the Travel Channel and had to give the "best" sandwich a try. Pork, provolone and broccoli rabe is a great combination-nothing more to say, try one!

Thank Mikeb1Falmouth_MA
Northern Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So someone told me the trick to grab a stool instead of waiting in line for take out. The counter service is amazingly quick and everybody treats you like an old friend. We had the classic roasted pork sandwich and it was delish.

Thank ramblervball
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came right to the terminal after arriving in town. At lunch of Good Friday, the entire market was crazy busy. The queue to order was wrapped around 2 sides of the place, but it probably took 10 minutes or less for us to order and get a roast pork with cheese and broccoli rabe. Not enough seats at the... More 

Thank MikeFiedler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
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: 1136 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-6175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?