Food is life. From classic diner fare to exotic ethnic cuisine, there is plenty of life in Reading's 18th Ward. For a March 2020 tour of many of the 18th Ward family-owned restaurants, try this quick link.
Afghan chicken & gyro
Casual dining experience with a mix of Middle Eastern and American fast foods.
Dine-in or take-out homemade soups, salads, and sandwiches on homemade bread and rolls made daily onsite.
Dynamite Subs claims to make the best hoagies in Berks County. Be careful arguing with them. You're playing with dynamite.
the liberty ale house
Come celebrate life, liberty, and the pursuit of beer. Great food. Great atmosphere. Even better selection of tasty beers.
Located in a refurbished firehouse, Oakbrook is consistently rated one of the best local brew pubs. Enjoy their sandwiches. Love their beer.