What to eat at Arm & Hammer Park

The BallParkGuide.com What to eat at Arm & Hammer Park
by Malcolm MacMillan
  • Be sure to stop at Chickie's & Pete's
  • Boomer's BBQ is another popular concession
The crab fries at the Chickie's & Pete's concession stand are arguably the most popular thing to eat at the ballpark.

Ask nearly anyone in attendance at Arm & Hammer Park where and what a first-time visitor should eat, and the answer you get will likely be, “Chickie’s & Pete’s.” If this answer sounds confusing, here’s the scoop – fans are nuts about the Chickie’s & Pete’s concession stand on the first base side. Chickie’s & Pete’s is a popular crab house and sports bar chain in the area, and Arm & Hammer Park has sells a few of the chain’s notable eats. First and foremost on your menu should be the crab fries. If you’re not familiar with this meal, don’t expect fries topped with crab. Rather, this meal consists of a cup of very large fries tossed in Old Bay seasoning and served with warm, white cheese dipping sauce. They’re delicious and definitely worth trying.

Another very popular concession stand at the ballpark is Boomer’s BBQ, located on the third base side. Here, you can enjoy such tasty fare as St. Louis-style ribs, BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, brisket and burgers, with great sides including corn bread and salad.

The Main Food Courts stands, which are located on each side of the home plate concourse, specialize in more standard ballpark food. The menu includes hot dogs, pizza, chicken tenders, fries and more. If you want to go a little healthier, try a salad or grilled chicken on a bun.

Fans who have a sweet tooth will definitely have their sugar cravings satisfied during their visit. Regardless of where you find yourself on the concourse, there’s a concession stand selling sweet treats nearby. The Ice Cream Parlor on the third base side sells hand-dipped ice cream and root beer floats and the 1B Strike Zone Snack Express on the first base side sells hand-dipped ice cream and Philadelphia Water Ice. Other sweet items sold throughout the ballpark include soft drinks, cookies, candy, churros, chocolate milk, cotton candy and more.