City Kitchen at the Reading Terminal Market
embodies the values of the Reading Terminal Market Corporation, fostering the interaction with Philadelphia’s diverse community through public cooking demonstrations and private culinary events.
What We Do
We partner with the market’s unique group of merchants, the area’s culinary education organizations, as well as established and up-and-coming chefs and instructors to bring you a variety of public and private events and classes! Under the professional event management of All About Events, City Kitchen uses local resources and serves as the ideal venue to provide an unforgettable experience!
We ffer a wide variety of instructional and social programs throughout the year from DIY cheese board workshops, to floral arranging, sushi rolling, networking, intimate dinner demonstrations, and more! These programs are brought to you through partnerships with Reading Terminal Market Merchants as well as other local experts.
Private Classes & Events
Contact our team for rental and coordination of classes and events for corporate and social groups. We partner with local experts (including RTM merchants!) to offer the perfect event to your group. We offer corporate Chopped Challenges, cooking skills and demos, and team building as well as social events such as birthday parties, bridal parties, rehearsal dinners, and networking events!
Our kitchen is your kitchen! Full kitchen rentals available to culinary professionals (or amateurs!) to host programs, hone your skills, or showcase your talents. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you may need, and the Market offers countless ingredient options. Rentals can include: Private chef hosted dinners, chef hosted demos, photo-shoots and more!
City Kitchen comfortably holds 20 guests, with 12 seated at the counter. Conveniently located beside City Kitchen is the Rick Nichols Room which can be used as additional space for your event. Both City Kitchen and the Rick Nichols Room are BYO beer and wine (with prior authorization from the AAE Team). Rick Nichols Room can host events up to 40 guests cocktail style!
Welcome to our kitchen!
Private Chef Dinners
Public Classes & Events
Private Social Events