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What to Eat at Turner Field, Home of the Atlanta Braves

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2012_4_stadiumlogo.jpgAt Turner Field you have plenty of your garden variety baseball food, ie hot dogs, peanuts and Cracker Jacks. However last season Turner Field got a bit of a revamp, adding in a few new food and drink options, new suites and new retail options. As for the food, we see a new smokehouse known as the Smokehouse BBQ, there's also McCann's Burgers, Coors Light Rocky Mountain Beer Garden and Camarena Tequila. So, in honor of the first day of the 2012 baseball season, here's a guide to what to eat at Turner Field and where to find it.

* indicates special Eater recommendations

Turner Field's Five Standouts

Smoke House BBQ: One of the new offerings at Turner Field, The Smoke House BBQ can be found in section 317 or in the Fan Plaza. Probably the highlight on the menu is the Double Smoked Turkey Leg, with Pemberton's Secret Sauce and Country Slaw, but they've also got nice pickles, brisket, candied pecans and more.

La Taqueria: Offering burritos, soft tacos and nachos with of the bean, chicken mole, ancho beef, and tomatillo pork variety. They can be found in section 319.

Taste of the Majors: A somewhat unique menu where most of the concessions at Turner are kind of repeats of themselves. Check out the summer dog with pickled onion salsa or the Texas BBQ nachos. They've also got a variety of other stadium food, like cheeseburgers, hot dogs, peanuts, Cracker Jacks and pretzels.

Coors Light Rocky Mountain Beer Garden: They offer over 25 varieties of craft beer. You can find this in the Fan Plaza.

The Braves Chop House: the Restaurant: This restaurant, covering sections 143-149, has a bigger variety than most of the other options here. Here you can get classic pub fare, pizza and much more.

Field Level

All-Star Lineup Sections 119, 137, 140: All-Star Lineup serves standard stadium fare like nachos, boiled peanuts and hot dogs. They also serve a veggie dog, and their kids meals come with activity books, should the kiddies get bored.
Atlanta Grill Section 104: Offering sausages, brats, and the Mexidog.
Batter Up Section 129: Batter Up offers delicious desserts like soft serve, funnel cake and deep fried oreos.
Chick-fil-A Section 139: We are likely are all familiar with Chick-fil-A's menu. Expect their nuggets, chicken sandwiches and waffel fries.
Cool Southern Cravings Sections 104, 109: Staples like M&Ms, Cracker Jacks, and helmet ice cream.
Dug-Out Diner Section 104: The Dug-Out Diner has some more substantial cuisine, like shrimp po' boys, buffalo tenders, chipotle fries and more.
McCann's Burgers Sections 150, 151: Guess? Single, Double and Triple burgers, always made fresh. Plus sides of fries and onion rings and they've also got milkshakes. What more do you really need? This is also one of the newer concessions here.
Peachtree Street Pizza Sections 124, 125: They've got a variety of slices. You can also get pistachios and jumbo dogs here.
*The Braves Chop House: Restaurant Sections 143-149: Nice that you can get a salad here if you're watching your figure. There's also black bean burgers, Philly cheese steaks, Murph's Monster Chicken Nachos, pulled pork, pizza and much more.
Tomahawk Tavern Section 120: A variety of beers, margaritas and wine. Pick up some peanuts and pistachios while you're here too.

Terrace Level

All-Star Lineup Sections 201, 206, 217, 239: They really have these everywhere at Turner. Popcorn, corn dogs, pretzels galore.
American Crepe Section 232: A selection of sweet and savory crepes.
Atlanta Grill Section 218: Offering sausages, brats, and the Mexidog.
Camarena Tequila Bar Section 220: A new offering here at Turner Field. Tequila drinks, obviously. Made is Camarena tequila. Also beer and wine is on offer.
Cool Southern Cravings Section 205: Staples like M&Ms, Cracker Jacks, and helmet ice cream.
Dug-Out Diner Sections 216, 229: Like the one on the field level. Veggie burgers, chicken sandwiches, onion rings, etc.
Peachtree Street Pizza Sections 223, 224: A variety of pizzas.
Tomahawk Tavern Section 235: A variety of beers, margaritas and wine. Similar selection to the Camarena Tequila Bar
Top Dog Express Section 207: Different varieties of awesome hot dogs. NY dog, Chicago dog, Georgia dog, and more!

Golden Moon Casino Level

All American Section 42: Classic stadium fare: burgers, brats, beers and more.
American Crepe Section 304: Savory and sweet crepes.
Ballpark Favorites Sections 39, 316: Everything you expect to find at a ballpark.
Beverage Bar Sections 314, 43-44: Drinks!
Chick-fil-A Section 333: What you expect at a Chick-fil-A: nuggets, chicken sandwiches, etc.
Delta Sky 360 Lounge Bar Sections 330-334, 755 Delta Sky 360 Club: Members only club features a snazzy full bar.
First Base Bar Section 333: Beer, margaritas and "single mixed drinks."
Italian Market Section 318, 331: Italian Market just means pizza.
*Kotobuki Sushi Sections 49-50: They have some baseball themed combos like the "Go Go Braves" which is an eel and cucumber roll with edamame. Don't forget the "Hall of Fame" which is nigiri, tuna, salmon and shrimp.
*La Taqueria Section 319 Tacos, burritos, nachos, beer.
Mayfield Ice Cream Section 46: Ice cream, shakes, deep fried oreos, nuts and drinks.
Pasta Bar Sections 47-48: Pastas with shrimp, chicken or sausage.
*Smoke House BBQ Section 317: Check out the turkey leg or the brisket. They've also got pulled BBQ chicken and pork and some enticing sides like cheddar mac and smoked candied pecans.
Third Base Bar Section 316: Beer, margaritas and "single mixed drinks."
Top Dog Express Sections 51, 52: Several varieties of dogs.

Upper Level

All-Star Express Section 402: Basically exactly like All-Star Lineup (and several other concession stands). They've got dogs, nuts, pretzels and other signature items.
All-Star Lineup Sections 404, 411, 417: Ditto.
Dug-Out Diner Sections 401, 420, 433: They've got a few of these bad boys floating around the stadium. Check out the veggie burger and the chili cheese fries, if you dare.
Peachtree Street Pizza Sections 407, 410: Some different slices of pizza and of course beverages.
Top Dog Express Section 421: Several varieties of hot dogs, like the Beanie Weenie dog or a Mexi dog.

Fan Plaza

*Coors Light Rocky Mountain Beer Garden: Offers over 25 craft beers.
Johnny Bravo Diner: They've got meatball grinders and some pizzas, like cheese, pepperoni, sausage...
*Smoke House BBQ: One of the best options in this stadium, and it can also be found in section 317. We recommend their platter, with an entree and two sides.
*Taste of the Majors: They've got their Dekalb buttermilk fried chicken sandwich, summer dogs with cucumbers, pickled onion salsa and ancho pepper sauce, plus more dogs, sandwiches, burgers, nachos... the list goes on.

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