Food, Libations and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Penn's Commons are N 9th St. and Penn St. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in Penn's Commons.
Wine and dine yourself in Penn's Commons with dinner at Dans Restaurant and drinks at Nick's Cafe. With many different restaurants in the area, Penn's Commons residents can fill their cravings for pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Steal a sip of what the neighborhood has to offer, and check out Faro Restaurant and Mita's Place, a few popular nearby establishments. To add to that, a local chain restaurant is Quiznos, which is located on Penn St.
Get some fresh air or take a walk in Reading Parks Administration.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Penn's Commons.
Penn's Commons has a number of grocery stores, including Tung Cheng Grocery and Juniors Produce & Meat Market. The stores are located on Chestnut St. If you've got a hankering for something sweet or freshly baked, Josephina's Miscellaneous is in the neighborhood on Penn St. and Tropical Bakery is located on Bingaman St.. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Turkey Hill Minit Market on N 13th St.
Anthony Deli Grocery and 150 Or More Store are only a few of the many retailers located in Penn's Commons.
Local School Statistics
School eligibility is often based on rental location. In other words, your children could attend a school in the Reading School District or the Antietam School District. The schools near the apartments in Penn's Commons are Citadel Intermediate High School and Tenth & Penn Elementary School. In most areas, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent you are interested in will likely determine what schools your children will be able to attend. Talk with local district administrators or representatives for confirmation.
The Antietam School District provides two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than Reading School District. Antietam School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Reading School District.