If you're heading to Yankee Stadium, and want to eat outside of the stadium, there are many affordable, delicious restaurants nearby that you can try. These restaurants are all a short walk from Yankee Stadium -- and serve delicious food as well. Many of these restaurants will also pack you food to go so you can bring it to eat at Yankee Stadium.
Located just one block from Yankee Stadium, folks love the pastrami sandwiches and other pub food available at the Yankee Tavern. You can spot Yankees memoriabelia decorating the tavern, including an autographed picture of Joe DiMaggio and a bat signed by Yogi Berra and Babe Ruth was a frequent patron of the bar and dining room.
72 East 161st Street, Bronx, NY
Delicious Jamaican food, including curry and jerk chicken. Just blocks from Yankee Stadium, they have an inexpensive lunch special and the food is available for eat-in or take out. Jerk chicken with rice and peas, curried goat and oxtail stew are among the specialties.
892 Gerard Ave., Bronx , NY
Sam's Soul Food Restaurant & Bar
Southern-style cooking a short walk from Yankee stadium, featuring oxtail, ribs and cornbread. There is frequently live music and you can also take the food to-go if you like. Lunch specials are available Tuesday through Friday starting at just $6.
596 Grand Concourse at 150th St., Bronx, NY
The funky vibe of this restaurant almost seems a little out of place, but the Italian cuisine is solid and the pizzas are tasty. They offer a weekend brunch buffet, as well as kid's menus. They have both a casual dining room and quick-service/take-out areas.
579 Grand Concourse at 150th St.
El Nuevo Ideal Restaurant
A bit further away from the stadium, El Nuevo Ideal serves up tasty Spanish food in plentiful portions for surprisingly little cash.
239 E 165th St. (bet Sherman Ave. & Grant Ave.)
Stan's Sports Bar
Since 1979, Yankees fans have been patronizing Stan's before, during and after home games. Prices are a bit higher than other spots in the area, but they do have some higher end beers/beverages available, as well as a menu of appetizers and entrees.
836 River Ave. Bronx
This diner serves up classic comfort food and homemade donuts to visitors and locals.
79 E 161st St, Bronx, NY 10451
Billy's Sports Bar
This spot has more of a nightclub vibe than your typical sports bar, thanks to a 2013 expansion. They have outdoor space and patrons can enjoy beers, burgers and other fare before or after Yankees games.
856 River Ave, Bronx, NY