A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!
Tue, 9/11/10 – 18:00 | 83 Comments

A new Belgian Fries franchise was recently launched. It is named Friitz (with double i, pronounce as
[/' f r i: t s /]), inspired by Fritz, the first man known to have opened a fry …

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Belgian Fries around the World

Belgian Fries and fry shops around the world: an overview of what is happening with Belgian Fries on our planet.


Thinking of starting your own Belgian Fry business. Check here for more details.

Frietkot (fry shop)

Every day more disappear from the Belgian landscape: the “frietkot” or “fritkot”. Information and lots of pictures of the typical fry shacks.

I need your help

My aim is to make this website the most complete resource on (Belgian) Fries … but I need your help for more information and pictures! So if you have any news, please let me know.

My Belgian Fries Travels

About me travelling the world as the Missionary of the Belgian Fry.

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Potato Republic (Istanbul)
Sunday, 21 Jun, 2009 – 6:03 | 3 Comments
Potato Republic (Istanbul)

I received an email from Erdal in Istanbul, Turkey. Apparantly, way back in 2006, he opened a shop selling different kind of potatoes. It is located on the outskirts of Istanbul in an area called Beylikduzu.

Patata (Istanbul)
Tuesday, 26 May, 2009 – 6:06 | 11 Comments
Patata (Istanbul)

Although I have been to Istanbul many times the last few months, talking to various people who were (and still are) interested in opening a Belgian Fries shop, some guy beat me in the race …

How some big magazine gets it totally wrong…
Sunday, 10 May, 2009 – 8:34 | 4 Comments
How some big magazine gets it totally wrong…

Last week, on the plane from BKK to BRU, I found a copy of  “Gourmet, the magazine of good living“, edition of May 2009. On the cover was something that was supposed to be a picture …