Twins baseball is back and once again, there's no reason to settle on a mediocre hot dog or light beer. At Target Field there are plenty of great options if you know where to look. Whether you're looking for local brews, hamburgers commingling with pork belly, or delightfully meat-free eats, there is plenty to enjoy at Target Field.
* indicates special Eater recommendations
*Andrew Zimmern Canteen, Section 119: Local celebrity chef Andrew Zimmern brings crispy belly bacon with jalapeno jelly and vinegar slaw, a smoked meat sandwich with vinegar slaw and maple syrup hot sauce, and cucumber mint lemonade with optional vodka.
Butcher & the Boar, Section 140: The downtown Minneapolis meat-festival serves up pork rib tips for the game.
Carvery, Section 126: Smoked BBQ beef brisket sandwich, smoked in-house, fresh-carved, and served on a bun. Returning is the hand-carved roast beef dipped in au jus, piled high on a bun.
Dippin Dots and Hot Beverages, Sections 108, 117: Selling liquid nitrogen flash-frozen Dippin Dots, along with cotton candy, coffee and hot chocolate available seasonally.
Espresso/Bakery, Sections 119, 141: Serving hot espresso alongside various baked goods, such as brownies and carrot cake.
Frankie V's Italian, Section 122: Frankie V's, named for Twins pitching great Frank Viola, serves various pizza by the slice, calzones, Papa John's personal pizza, and new items from Chisholm, Minnesota supper club, Valentini's: an Italian Burger, porchetta egg rolls, and house made meatballs.
Smoothies, Section 140: Fresh made smoothies.
Gelato, Section 101: Talenti Italian gelato.
Grab-n-Go Kiosk, Section 111: Find vegan and gluten free options at this kiosk with options including fruit, hummus, carrot sticks with ranch dipping sauce, peanuts, assorted candy, fruit snacks, Cracker Jacks, fresh salads, deli sandwiches, Naked Juice, coconut water, beer, and soda.
Halsey's Sausage House, Sections 105, 120: Named for Minnesota sportscaster Halsey Hall, items found here include the Schweigert's Big Dog, jumbo pretzels, peanuts, sunflower seeds, assorted candy, SuperMom's Mini Donuts, Loon CafÃ© chili (winner of City Pages 2010 Best Chili), and Lund's/Byerly's wild rice soup.
Hennepin Grille, Section 109: The six Hennepin Grille stands at Target Field feature favorite grilled items, classic baseball fare, and assorted beverages. Items include Schweigert's hot dogs, Sheboygan bratwurst, burgers, sandwiches, chicken tenders, French fries, cheese curds, jumbo pretzels, assorted candy, peanuts, sunflower seeds, and assorted beverages including Killebrew Root Beer, named for Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew.
Hrbek's Restaurant, Section 114: Hrbek's Restaurant is one of two sit-down options at Target Field. Located in the home plate area of the main concourse, Hrbek's serves up a wide varied of soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, and a full bar.
*Kramarczuk's, Sections 112, 117: Brats and sausages located on the main concourse.
LeeAnn Chin, Section 126: Twin Cities-based LeeAnn Chin is serving up chicken stir fry in a red chile sauce or vegetarian stir fry in a teriyaki sauce.
*Mill City Grill, Sections 104, 118: The six Mill City Grill stands at Target Field feature favorite grilled items plus a few local signature items, including Murray's Steak Sandwich made with choice sirloin steak and provolone cheese, served on a fresh ciabatta roll from Franklin Street Bakery in Minneapolis. Also available: burgers, hot dogs, french fries, garlic fries, peanuts, kettle chips, sunflower seeds, and Australian Licorice.
Margaritas, Sections 104, 118: Captain Morgan cola cocktails and Jose Cuervo margaritas.
Minnesota Brews, Section 116, 125: Featuring beers from Summit (EPA and Maibock), Grainbelt (Premium and Nordeast), Schell's, Finnigans, Leinenkugels (Original, Summer Shandy, and Honeyweiss), and Lift Bridge Beer Company (Farm Girl Saison).
Nachos, Sections 103, 110, 122, 129: They sell...nachos. Get them in regular, grande, or grande souvenir along with and assorted beverages.
North Shore Creamery, Sections: 109, 118, 131: Soft-serve ice cream in a waffle cone, kiddie cone, or miniature Twins souvenir helmet.
Pretzel/Popcorn, Section 107: Popcorn, pretzels with cheese, peanuts, and assorted beverages.
Senior Smoke's, Section 105: Named for Twins pitcher Juan Berenguer, the two SeÃ±or Smoke's stands at Target Field feature Tex-Mex favorites like burritos, hard or soft shell tacos, nachos, and El Burrito Mercado's Walk A Taco, a crunchy, cone shaped flour tortilla filled with taco salad ingredients. New this year, potato bar is located here with gluten free baked potato options.
*State Fair Classics, Section 133: Paying tribute to food featured at the Minnesota State Fair, this stand features classics like cheese curds, BBQ pulled pork sandwich, corn dog, french fries, deep fried pickle chips, pork chop on a stick, Minneapple pie, and back for the second year, Mac's Fish & Chips.
Taste of Twins Territory, Sections: 114, 124, 126, 131: The multiple Taste of Twins Territory stands at Target Field feature the best of traditional ballpark fare, like Food Network brand's Buffalo chicken mac and cheese, which now comes in Cajun Buffalo chicken and jalapeno popper styles, available individually or as a trio. Also: Schweigert's hot dogs, veggie dogs, Sheboygan bratwursts, cheese curds, jumbo pretzels, ice cream novelties, assorted candy, peanuts, and Cracker Jack.
Tony O's Cuban Sandwiches, Section 111: With melted swiss cheese, ham, roasted pork, and thinly sliced pickles on toasted bread, Tony Oliva's Cuban sandwich has been a flagship item since the stadium opened in 2010.
*Turkey To Go, Section 113: Back for its fourth year at Target field, the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association's Turkey to Go offers up the Giant Juicy Turkey Sandwich. Don't forget to top the slow roasted pulled turkey sandwich with Ken Davis BBQ sauce.
Twins Pub, Section 141: Centrally located on the plaza, the Twins Pub serves an array of beer, wine, and cocktails. Fulton is pouring its IPA, Sweet Child O' Vine, on tap and Surly is once again serving its Furious on tap and will have Bender and Hell available in cans. New this year is the option to actually take the can back to your seat instead of using a plastic cup.
Metropolitan Club Bar & Restaurant: The Metropolitan Club offers season ticket holders and their guests the opportunity to enjoy pre-game dining and drinks with a focus on small plates.
Delta SKY 360Â° Legends Club: The limited-access club behind home plate serves food items from Mill City Grill, Hennepin Grille, and Frankie V's, and also houses the North Loop Deli. Enjoying the game from a suite? You now have the option to order your beer in a souvineer Twins growler. Choose from the beer on tap and pour until your heart (and stomach) is content.
Townball Tavern: This sit-down restaurant is open to the public, located in the left field corner area of the Club Concourse, between Section V and Section 229. The Tavern serves up soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches, burgers (including the Vincent Burger, an Angus beef burger stuffed with braised short rib and smoked Gouda cheese from Minneapolis's very own Vincent Restaurant), desserts, and a full bar which includes Fulton Brewery's Sweet Child O' Vine IPA on tap.
Frankie V's Italian, Section 319: Pizza by the slice, calzones, Papa John's personal pizzas, Panino's paninis, wild rice meatballs, and Valentini's Mega Meatball.
Gelato, Section 302: Talenti Italian gelato.
Halsey's Sausage House, Section 323: Big Dog, Italian sausage, Polish sausage, jumbo pretzels, peanuts, sunflower seeds, assorted candy, SuperMom's Mini Donuts, Loon Cafe's chili, and Lund's/Byerly's wild rice soup.
Hennepin Grille, Sections 227, 232, 305, 311: Schweigert's hot dogs, beer steamed bratwursts, burgers, sandwiches, chicken tenders, french fries, cheese curds, jumbo pretzels, assorted candy, peanuts, sunflower seeds, and assorted beverages.
*Mill City Grill, Section 219: Murray's Steak Sandwich, burgers, hot dogs, fries, peanuts, kettle chips, candy, and sunflower seeds.
*Minnesota Brews, Section 320: Summit (EPA and Maibock), Grainbelt (Premium and Nordeast), Schell's, Finnigans, Leinenkugels (Original, Summer Shandy, and Honeyweiss), and Lift Bridge (Farm Girl Saison) found here.
North Shore Creamery, Sections 234, 305, 319: Soft-serve ice cream in a waffle cone, kiddie cone, or miniature Twins helmet.
Senior Smoke's, Section 305: Burritos, hard or soft shell tacos, nachos, and Walk A Taco.
Taste of Twins Territory, Sections: 234, 237, 327: Buffalo chicken mac and cheese, Schweigert's hot dogs, veggie dogs, bratwursts, cheese curds, jumbo pretzels, ice cream novelties, assorted candy, peanuts, and Cracker Jack.