Where to Turn Meals

Last updated March 17, 2021.

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Meal Sites

Kensington Meal Site 
1829 E Clearfield (Step Up to the Plate) 
To-go meals: Monday through Friday from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

Center City Meal Site 
Sunken Plaza by Thomas Paine Plaza 
1401 JFK Boulevard 
(Muslims Serve) To-go meals: Thursday through Monday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. 

Center City Meal Site 
315 S Broad Street, (Step Up to the Plate) 
To-go meals: Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
(Note: mail can still be picked up at Broad Street Ministry, 315 S Broad Street, 215-735-4847, Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.) 

South Philadelphia Meal Site 
Francis Scott Key School,
2230 S 8th Street, (Step Up to the Plate)
To-go meals: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Arch Street Methodist Church 
55 N Broad Street 
To-go meals: Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 

Chosen 300 
1116 Spring Garden and 3959 Lancaster,
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 5 p.m. (1116 Spring Garden)
Monday and Friday at 6 p.m. (3959 Lancaster)

Church of the Advocate 
1801 Diamond Street
Lunch: Monday through Friday from Noon to 1 p.m. Served outside.  

Face to Face
123 E Price Street 
To-go food in parking lot on Monday, Thursday, and Friday from Noon to 2 p.m.
Legal, Social and Health Services: Monday, Thursday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Feeding 5000 
Logan Square 
 Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9 a.m. and Saturday, 10:30 a.m. 

Old Pine Community Center 
401 Lombard Street 
To Go Meals: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to Noon 

Living Word Community 
142 N. 17th Street 
To-go meals: Saturday at 10 a.m.

The Perimeter (veterans only) 
213-217 N. 4th Street 
To-go meals: Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Old First Reformed UCC 
151 N 4th Street 
To-go meals: Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.  

St. Francis Inn
2441 Kensington Avenue
Take-out meals: Friday through Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Monday through Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Clothing Center: Monday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday (only for family with children) 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
302 N 13th Street 
Daily: Breakfast at 7 a.m., lunch at Noon, and dinner at 6:30 p.m.

St. John’s Hospice (men) 
1221 Race Street 
To-go meals: Monday through Friday from  Noon to 1 p.m. and Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Clothing: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

Philly Restart 
19th and the Ben Franklin Parkway:
Meals on Mondays 4 p.m.
For ID info, social workers need to contact Philly Restart.

Helping Hands
610 N. 6th Street
Meals: Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Tickets available at 12:30 p.m.

Closed until further notice: Bright Hope Baptist Church, 1601 N 12th St, 215-232-6004; Mt. Olive Holy Temple, 1469 N Broad St, 215-765-3372; St. Mark’s Soup Bowl, 1625 Locust St, 215-735-1416 

Women Only Meals 

Women of Hope
1210 Lombard Street
Bagged lunches are provided Monday through Friday from Noon to 1:30 p.m.  
Showers are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Men Only Meals 

Our Brother’s Place
907 Hamilton Street
To‐go lunches served daily from Noon to 1 p.m. at the loading docks .

Old St. Joseph Church,
321 Willings Alley
Outdoor to‐go lunches served on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to Noon.

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