Great American Ball Park Vegan Options 2024 (Cincinnati Reds)

Cincinnati Reds Vegan

We have a couple of lingering questions for the Great American Ballpark’s vegan options in the 2024 season. The thoroughness of our updates are pretty good though and will help you when planning for the game or if you are already there.

We also looked up policies that you want to be aware of if you’re thinking about taking your own food into the stadium–it includes their bag policies as well.

Finally, we took a look around the ballpark to try to find a couple of good spots to get some vegan eats before or after the game if you prefer to do that.


Vegan Options at Great American Ballpark


Most Concessions

  • Peanuts
  • Popcorn (made with just seed and oil)
  • Potato Chips — check ingredients!

French Fries*

*May share a fryer with animal menu items.
You choose your level of comfort…ask if it is a concern for you.

  • Sections 113, 113, 130 & 139
  • Sections 512 & 534

Chick-Fil-A’s Waffle Fries*

*May share a fryer with animal menu items.
You choose your level of comfort…ask if it is a concern for you.

  • Section 119

Veggie Dog

Veggie Dog is made with Field Roast Stadium Dogs.

  • Section 118 & 137
  • Sections 516 & 525

Dippin’ Dots

Choose the Rainbow Ice flavor.

  • Sections 105 & 131
  • Sections 519 & 532

–> If you learn of any other vegan options or see an update needs made to this guide, please let us knowOpens in a new tab.!


Can I Bring Food Into Great American Ballpark?


Great American Ballpark
Here are a couple of policies you should be aware of if you want to bring your own food into the park. It appears that bringing food into the stadium is okay, but if you want to call ahead just to be sure, here is the number you can call:

If you have a question as to whether or not you can bring something to Great American Ball Park, please call (513) 765-7000.

Information here was pulled directly from Great American Ballpark’s A to Z GuideOpens in a new tab..

Bags and Purse Policy (as of 4.26.24)

Bags that can be brought into the ballpark:

  • Bags used specifically for medical purposes (excluding backpack type containers)
  • Bags used specifically for infant care purposes
  • Reds Heads Bags that were provided beginning in 2020
  • Small Purses
  • Soft Sided Coolers that contain food and non-alcoholic drinks in sealed plastic bottles
  • Food bags
  • Unopened drinks in sealed plastic bottles that are non-alcoholic
  • All of the above must not exceed the size of 16”x16”x8”.

All other bags are prohibited

Bottles and Cans (as of 4.26.24)

  • Guests are welcome to bring in soft drinks and water provided they are in clear plastic bottles and the safety seal has not been broken.
  • No glass bottles, cans, or alcoholic beverages may be brought into Great American Ball Park.
  • Insulated foam or metal cups/containers from restaurants, convenience stores, Yeti mugs and the like are NOT permitted in Great American Ball Park.

Vegan Options Near Great American Ballpark


This is by no means an all-inclusive list. It’s just a couple of suggestions of places we found close to the park where you can meet up with friends or family to grab a bite to eat before or after the game.

Harmony Plant Fare | NYC Inspired Vegan Deli

1801 Race St UNIT 105, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Located just a mile and a half north of the ballpark is Harmony Plant Fare. It’s an NYC Inspired Vegan Deli where you can pick vegan meats and cheeses along with some amazing looking sandwiches.

We’ve never been here ourselves, but they carry a 4.9 star rating with over 100 reviews on Google. (You know how hard that is to do!?!)

There are also a couple of other spots, Essen Kitchen and Herban Vegans, located about a block away from Harmony Plant Fare. Definitely an area worth checking out.

Yard HouseOpens in a new tab.

95 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

This would be a good restaurant & bar for vegans and non-vegans. Yard House offers an entire Gardein section of the menu. We suggest cross-referencing their menu with our Yard House vegan guide so you know what to order and how.

This Yard House location is a block away from the stadium making it really convenient for a before or after the game meet-up.

For a complete list of everything vegan at Yard House, check out our Yard House Vegan Guide.


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More Info:

  • If you’d like to get more info on Great American Ballpark, you can go to their official page here on mlb.com.
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