Best French Fries

Gravy Fries at Nick’s Roast Beef

Its a plate of fries topped with shredded roast beef and gravy. Do we really need to say anything more?

2149 South 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-463-4114 | Website


2012 WINNER, French Fries

Monk’s CafĂ©

264 South 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA

We love fat-fried, foie-gras-slathered pommes frites just as much as the next gastropub enthusiast, but this beer bar’s gimmick-free, salt-kissed basket of fries (plus the divine inspiration that is the accompanying bourbon mayonnaise) is the tastiest, most dangerously easy to eat we’ve found. Read more »

2011 WINNER, French Fries

Continental Midtown

1801 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

This haystack of Chinese-mustard-soaked shoestrings almost begs to be eaten in hands-behind-the-back pie-eating-contest style, but try to contain yourself. Read more »

2010 WINNER, Fries

Mama’s Vegetarian

18 South 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Skin-on, fried to order, finger-tip-burningly hot, generously salted. In other words: No truffle mayo needed. Eat your heart out, Philly gastropubs. Read more »

2009 WINNER, French Fries

Rouge

205 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA

The truffle and parmesan pommes frites are cut just thin enough, so you can grab them by the handful. Fried to a greaseless crisp, they’re sprinkled with just enough truffle oil, parmesan and salt to make them hopelessly addictive and worth the nine bucks. Read more »