Orthodox Jewish Philadelphia

Last Modified: May 1, 2016

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changes in facts may sometimes be late in coming

Philadelphia has one local kashruth supervision service
accepted by the Orthodox Community and a few supermarket
kosher deli counters under national supervision.

There are also some stores where one may purchase kosher wines.

There are even OU certified soft pretzels in downtown Philadelphia.


Community Kashrus of Greater Philadelphia (Keystone-K):

Rabbi Dov A. Brisman 215-722-0239
Rabbi Rabbi Yonah Gross 484-318-9303
Rabbi Avraham Shmidman 610-664-5626
Rabbi Mordecai Terebelo 215-745-0379
Kashrus Administrator: Rabbi Naftoli Eisenmann 347-927-5742


Some Acme, Giant, and ShopRite stores have kosher deli counters.

Kosher Wines:

Here are some stores where kosher wines can be found.

Here is a collection of links for general Kashrus information:

ALL-KOSHER Comprehensive Database of Everything
Kashrus Magazine
Kashrut.Com - Kosher Food Information and Product Alerts
KOF-K Kosher Supervision
Kosher Cooking - Kosher Recipes
KOSHERQUEST.ORG - Information on Kosher products, Passover,
     Travel Guides, Kosher Restaurants, Bakeries and more!

Organized Kashrus Laboratories
OU Kashruth Department
Shamash Kosher Restaurant Database
Star-K Kosher Certification/