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Today is National French Fry Day!

Where is the best place to celebrate and honor the magic of a perfect fry?

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  1. I had some really good ones dusted with Parmesan cheese and drizzled with truffle oil at Capital Grille.

    1. Some people like the Duck Fat French Fries at Village Whiskey .. assuming you can even get in.

      1. if youre in the area, i loved the ones at adsum. i think theyre fried in duck fat too. delicious and adsum may not be as packed as village whiskey

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        1. re: InSearchOfTacos

          Adsum is very close to me. Forgot about their fries!

          1. re: Bigley9

            you should give it a try- i think the fries are awesome! and so are the cocktails

        2. Not usually my idea fry, but every once in a while, I like the big plate of thin fries with spicy mustard from Continental.

          1. Too bad they don't have them around here, but I used to love a big plate of thin, crispy fries from Steak and Shake. Almost like potatoe stix, but fresh. Yum! Since those aren't available, my favorites are the fries from Pudge's Steak's.

            1. Dandelion serves a really good round of fries.

              1. I loved the fries I had on my first visit to Hot Diggity, near 6th and South. Hand-cut, double fried to order, and served with an array of dipping sauces.

                1. Late on this one, but my favorite fries are the thin ones they serve at Monk's and some of the other Fergie places (which are ironically almost the complete opposite of the thick frites served in Belgium), and the mix of sweet potato and regular fries at Good Dog. I don't love the food at either place, but the fries are great.

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                  1. re: barryg

                    Pomme Frittes in Brugges or Antwerpen are my favorite (French Fries?) now that you mentioned Belgium. Even started to like the mayo, which can be a shock at first when expecting ketchup. But then the "chips" in newspaper with vinegar, perhaps a fried white fish on the street in London or at a tiny shop almost anywhere in England is usually a treat to me. I look forward to trying some of the Philly places mentioned as favorites. As I like most all "fresh cut" fried potatoes, french fries at one of these places noted as "favorites" should provide a local treat., thanks.