These 11 Iconic Foods In Philadelphia Will Have Your Mouth Watering

There are some foods that everyone associates with Philly — like cheesesteaks, of course. But, did you know that Birch Beer is pretty much a PA-only thing, and that scrapple doesn’t really exist outside of our area? Check out some of these iconic foods from Philadelphia and be thankful for the delicious sandwiches, snacks, and sides that we get to enjoy every day, just because we’re lucky enough to live here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What’s your favorite tastykake? Your favorite water ice flavor? Do you prefer your cheesesteaks wit, or without? Let’s talk Philly foods in the comments!