Innovative pizza restaurant joins award-winning concessions portfolio

California Pizza Kitchen Ribbon Cutting at the Philadelphia International Airport

PHILADELPHIA June 20, 2019 — Philadelphia Marketplace, the food and retail shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), commemorated the opening of California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) in Terminal E with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, June 4.

California Pizza Kitchen delivers global flavors with a California twist, and offers fresh food made from scratch daily. The new CPK at PHL, adjacent to Gate E12, provides travelers a wide range of menu items made-to-order, including a breakfast menu, California-style hand-tossed pizzas, healthy salads, high-quality sandwiches, craft cocktails and more. CPK’s Philly Cheesesteak Pizza, exclusive to PHL, features marinated grilled steak with caramelized onions, cremini mushrooms, shaved poblano peppers, Monterey Jack and American cheeses, served with tangy pepperoncini. In addition to a full-service dining area and bar, CPK at PHL also offers a convenient to-go counter, where guests can grab a quick bite before or after a flight.

“California Pizza Kitchen is known for its fresh ingredients and creative dishes,” said Mel Hannah, Vice President and General Manager of Philadelphia Marketplace. “We’re so happy to have this delicious, family-friendly restaurant in our airport for our passengers to enjoy.”CPK at PHL is operated in partnership with Areas, a leading provider of food and beverage and retail services in the travel industry. The restaurant offers travelers an elevated approach to dining in the airport setting and is the newest addition to airport retail developer MarketPlace’s award-winning portfolio at PHL. CPK is open daily from 5 a.m. through the final scheduled flight of the day.

MarketPlace PHL offers merchants premium opportunities to better serve customers. It has more than 183,000 square feet of dedicated concession space and is home to a robust roster of high-quality retailers including luxury name brands and high-end dining establishments. Travelers at PHL have more than 170 shopping and dining options. For more information about MarketPlace PHL, please visit



MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is the private partner with the City of Philadelphia in the management of the food and retail programs throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning program offers more than 170+ shops, restaurants and services. The MarketPlace PHL portfolio features local Philly favorites, as well as regional and national brands. MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is a partnership between MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based airport retail development firm, and LeJeune & Associates, a Philadelphia-based retail development, management and consulting firm. For more information, visit

Meghan Beck
For MarketPlace PHL
267-932-8760, ext. 312

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