Where to Turn Meals

Last updated January 4, 2021.

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Meal Sites

Kensington Meal Site 
Ruth and East Clearfield Parking Lot (Kensington Meal Partners)
To-go meals: Monday through Saturday from 1 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, (Broad Street Ministry) 
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, (SEAMAAC)
To-go meals: Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Arch Street Methodist Church 
55 N Broad Street 
Outdoor, to-go meals: Sunday, tickets at 4:30 p.m., served from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 

Chosen 300 
1116 Spring Garden and 3959 Lancaster,
Carry-out meals only: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 5 p.m. (1116 Spring Garden)
Sunday at 10 a.m. and 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.
Services offered at the same time: Legal Center x231 (Monday), Social Services x220 (Monday and Thursday), Health Center/BP screenings (Monday and Friday), Birth certificate applications (Thursday)

Feeding 5000 
Logan Square 
Sunday at 11 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 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and Noon to 1 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 
Monday through Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

St. John’s Hospice (men) 
1221 Race Street 
Outdoor/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.
No day services (showers, clothing, case management) until further notice

Philly Restart 
19th and the Ben Franklin Parkway:
Meals on Mondays 4 p.m.

610 N. 6th Street (at Green Street) Thursday 6 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m. (Helping Hands, 215-627-1656)
For ID info, social workers need to contact Philly Restart.

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.

St. John’s Hospice
1221 Race Street
Outdoor to‐go meals available Monday through Friday from Noon to 1 p.m. and Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. 
No day services (which include showers, clothing, and case management) are available until further notice . Overnight stays are currently limited to 20 people.

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