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Gird Your Arteries! Today Is National French Fry Day

Wednesday is National Fry Day, a day devoted to fried potatoes in all their greasy glory. Cardiologists be damned! As part of the nationwide celebrations, Et Voila! in the Palisades is dishing out free hand-cut frites during lunch and happy hour. Chef Claudio Pirollo is also conducting frite-making demonstrations throughout the day.

I can think of a number of other great fry spots to commemorate the occasion: Granville Moore's (pictured), Amsterdam Falafelshop, Bourbon Steak, Thunder Burger....

What's your favorite fry or frite in town?

Photo by Samantha Le

  • yup

    Duck fat fries at Cedar's happy hour. Oh MY.

  • Noms

    Agreed! You can't beat duck fat fries at Cedar. Especially accompanied by the Pork Belly BLT.

    My second fav is at Granville.

  • Kev29

    Bistrot du Coin with Bearnaise sauce.

  • Jane

    BRABO (for little matchstick fries), Brasserie Beck, and Bistrot du Coin.

    Continuing the dominance of the letter "B", the best sweet potato fries in this town are at Bozzeli's.

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  • Klange

    My favorite sweet potato fries are at Cafe St. Ex - sweet & salty with a hint of cinnamon. They do right by the regular potato fries, too.

  • elizzy

    Meridian Pint has amazing fries.