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Come for dinner, stay for the show!


Whether you prefer a beautiful buffet dinner with seasonal fare, a picnic on the lawn, or delicious, freshly-prepared casual food and drink on your way to your seat, the Mann offers a variety of dining and drink options. Our chefs incorporate organic, health-conscious, alternative ingredients, including vegan and gluten-free options. There are several bars positioned throughout the venue offering premium cocktails, craft beer, wine, and soft drinks. Dining options are subject to change and vary nightly.

Independence grill

Plaza Food Kiosks

With easy access to your seats, enjoy your favorite concert fare in our plaza, including healthy food options and craft beers.

  • Independence Grill
  • Hilltop Grill
  • Gala
  • Lucky Well
  • Luciano's Pizza
  • Popcorn & Lemonade
  • Rita’s Water Ice
  • Cocktail stands

Beer garden at the Mann

Top of the Hill Concessions: Food and Drink with a View

Walk to the top of the lawn and enjoy casual, summer fare complete with the most breathtaking views of the Philadelphia skyline.

  • Boardwalk Specials –
    • Cheesesteaks
    • Chicken Tenders and Fries
    • Italian Sausage
    • Curly Cheese Fries
  • Rita’s Water Ice
  • Ice cold beer
  • Cocktail stands

Photo of Crescendo Restaurant at the Mann Center


Available for Select Concerts Only

Sitting at the top of the Mann’s lawn with commanding views of the Philadelphia skyline, Crescendo offers a wonderful pre-concert dining option in its spectacular tented, open-air restaurant. Enjoy a buffet of seasonal and international fare served alongside a great wine list, craft beers, and summer specialty drinks. Reservations are highly recommended, as Crescendo is often sold out. To learn more and view the available Crescendo performances, visit our Crescendo page. 

Picnic on the Great Lawn

Pack a picnic and enjoy the show!

Available for select shows only: bring your blanket and enjoy a picnic! For more information, visit our Picnics page.

Food trucks at the mann

Food Trucks

Available for select concerts, food trucks vary nightly and are located at the Top of the Hill. Look for information about food trucks in our pre-concert emails or follow us on Twitter @MannCenter for real-time Tweets about which food trucks are on site for each concert.


Donor terrace party at night

Cadillac Terrace

The exclusive Cadillac Terrace is beautifully landscaped and twinkle-lit, complete with all the amenities. This private space reserved for Members of the Mann is the perfect spot to enjoy relaxed conversation, drinks, and light fare. For more information, visit our Cadillac Terrace page.