Philadelphia, PA - The kitschy retro decor of the Down Home Diner in Reading Terminal Market sets the scene for Southern-inspired homestyle cooking. The Down Homes theme is reminiscent of classic 1950s diners in the South, and the food reflects this. The menu includes a variety of burgers, chicken wings, and salads. Customers can also indulge in a delicious brunch.
Best Breakfast in The Reading Terminal Market
The Down Home Diner offers several menu items with local and seasonal ingredients. Scrapple is one of its signature dishes, a traditional, regional dish made from pork scraps and cornmeal. This dish is not to be missed! Scrapple fries at Down Home Diner are served with sweet apple dipping sauce. You can also get a variety of other prepared meals from the market.
The Down Home Diner is one of the best places to try local foods. Its menu includes plenty of fried and smoked meats and a variety of breakfast fare. The menu is full of classic Southern favorites. Guests can even pick out a favorite dish to take home and share. The food is prepared to order, so the wait staff will be happy to help you find the best dish to order.
You can also stop in for breakfast anytime, including weekends. However, be prepared to wait up to an hour, especially during the weekend. The food is the simple and delicious, but warm and inviting atmosphere. You can feel the southern hospitality when you're greeted by a friendly waitress. The waitress may address you as "hon" to make you feel at home.