Game day for the Pittsburgh Pirates is fast approaching, so if you find yourself facing the tough decision on what to eat at PNC Park then you’re in luck! We created a list of the top 5 foods that any Pittsburgh Pirate fan will scramble to get in line over. If you plan on attending the upcoming game, keep these foods in mind before you head to the stadium.
1. Cuban Pretzel Dog
This is a foot long hot dog sure to hit the spot for any Pittsburgh Pirates fan. A boiled, juicy hot dog is placed in a German imported pretzel bun and then covered with a variety of toppings including diced ham, mustard, pickles and house-smoked pork. Grab this delicious dog at the Riverwalk Grill and get munching.
2. Custom Grind Burger
This meaty burger is a filling fan favorite. Get the chuck and short rib burger layered with American cheese, Roma tomatoes, red onions, and garlic pickles. It’s the perfect pick me up for any Pirates fan and sure to be one of the highlights of the game.
3. Polish Hill Cheesesteak
This rich and tasty sandwich is a combination of onions, Rivertown Lager cheese sauce, and sautéed peppers all mixed in with some delicious shaved kielbasa. This is definitely a sandwich that doesn’t disappoint, and one that you will likely find yourself ordering at every Pirates game to come.
4. Roasted Pepper Salad
For the Pittsburgh Pirate fan looking for a healthy, fresh and light option this Roasted Pepper Salad is a toss up of delicious veggies and cheese. Arugula, pesto, buffalo mozzarella, and shaved onions make for a perfectly refreshing salad that is also filling. A healthy way to enjoy the game, you can’t go wrong with this salad.
5. The Closer
This sandwich was named appropriately for what it offers: an outstanding four thick slices of sourdough bread, toasted and then topped with enough food to feed half the Pittsburgh Pirates fans: nine slices of cheese, compote, and a whole four slices of candied bacon. It’s enough to close out your appetite, that’s for sure.
Which of these top your list? With so many options, it’s a good idea to have a bit of a roadmap planned out for the variety of food that is offered at PNC Park. With meals that will satisfy nearly any Pittsburgh Pirate fan, the baseball game isn’t going to be the only reason you make your way down to the stadium. Their amazing and diverse food choices are reason enough to sit in on the next game at PNC Park.