Mets Tickets Guide: Best Food at Citi Field
Chipotle Smoked Barbecue Wings
Available at Blue Smoke on the field level behind center field, these delicious wings are saucy, smoky, and a little spicy. Food doesn’t get more American than barbecue, so grab yourself some wings, along with other tasty treats at Blue Smoke, the next time you take in a Mets game.
Forget the French fries and opt for delicious Frites instead. Located on the promenade level behind home plate, these tasty treats are some of the crispiest New York City has to offer. You have a wide choice of dipping sauces to go with them. Also, you can choose the garlic parmesan frites or sweet potato frites.
The Gold Glove Burger
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Crafted exactly how Mets’ announcer Keith Hernandez likes his burgers, this six ounce Brooklyn Burger is served on a toasted sesame seed bun and topped with cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, two dill pickles, raw onions, mayo, and extra ketchup. The bottom half of the bun is spread with mustard for a little extra kick. You’ll find this delicious burger at Keith’s Grill, in section 132, behind the left foul post.
Crab Cake Sandwich
This lump of crabmeat topped with housemade tartar sauce goes a long way during a Mets game. Find them at Catch of the Day on field level, behind section 102. Grab a bowl of their delicious Clam Chowder to go with your sandwich and keep you warm in the early days of spring.
The number one sandwich from Mama’s of Coronas, one of New York’s best delis, combines prosciuttini, salami, and mozzarella, with marinated mushrooms and roasted red peppers served on the side. Located at the promenade level, behind home plate, Mama’s also offers delicious cannoli, salads, and antipasti platters. It’s the perfect spot for the New York Italian deli lover.
If Mexican food is more your style, look no further than El Verano Taqueria. Its specialty is the elotes, a an ear of corn on the cob spread with mayo and sprinkled with cotija and cayenne. They skewer it all together so you can easily eat it at your seat. Located at field level, behind center field, El Verano Taqueria also offers chicken, pork, and beef tacos.
Nathan’s Hot Dogs
The most popular hot dog in New York is Nathan’s, and you can grab an authentic Nathan’s hot dog at Citi Field. They have locations all around the stadium.
Hot Pastrami on Rye
If you want classic New York deli, look no further than the stand at Citi Field. Although each sandwich is not weighed to exact portions, you’ll still have plenty of the delicious meat piled high on your rye bread.