We celebrate Bastille Day with a round-up of great French Fry joints. C'est chic!
Today marks Bastille Day, the celebration of all things French. And while we love Chanel, Serge Gainsbourg, and the Plasticines, we’ve picked something else for homage:
This story was published on July 14, 2008.
The French Fry.
They may not be great for diets, but tossed in salt or slathered with chili, French fries are the perfect companion to any main dish. Here’s a list of some of our favorite French fry joints from coast to coast. But be warned: This article may cause hunger
Because: This home cut Belgian fry stand is slowly becoming a New York favorite. Open late with a variety of over 30 sauces to choose from, the only trouble is choosing which flavor.
Info: 123 2nd Ave. New York, NY 10003
Because: These fries are the perfect accessory to the celebrity-named hotdogs and sausages. Choose from home cut fries, duck fat fries and cheese fries.
Info: 3324 North California, Chicago IL 60618
Because: The 1940’s supper club feel makes you crave the steak and award winning fries- sophisticated yet simple.
Info: 8225 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles California, 90048
Because: It’s in the French Quarter and the large portions will have you wondering how you spent so little!
Info: 601 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130
Because: Even though it’s an Irish pub it has some of the best curry and rosemary fries around.
Info: 214 W 4th St, Austin TX, 78701
Because: This burger and shake joint makes feta cheese fries that our Georgia natives rave about!
Info: 171 College Ave, Athens GA 30601
Because: Although minors aren’t allowed in after 10pm, the chedder and bacon fries, low prices, 70’s kitsch-couture and late hours will keep you coming back.
Info: 2521 SE Clinton St, Portland OR 97202
Beaver Creek, Colorado
Blue Moose Pizza
Because: The cheese and chili fries are favorites among our experts (and they have every type of pizza too)!
Info: 76 Avondale Lane, Beaver Creek, CO 81620