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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What are fries called around the World?
Tuesday, 9 Dec, 2008 – 5:55 | 52 Comments
What are fries called around the World?

I’m still compiling this page and need your help: let me know how you call Fries in your language, if possible with the phonetic transcription. My email address: webmaster@belgianfries.com.
Soundsamples (WAV or other formats) are welcome …

Search engines and Pommes Frites
Monday, 8 Dec, 2008 – 12:24 | No Comment

I found this strange page on the web: http://susning.nu/Pommes_frites. It apparently links the search words “Pommes Frites” to different search engines.

Eddy schenkt collectie aan frietmuseum
Thursday, 24 Apr, 2008 – 7:21 | No Comment
Eddy schenkt collectie aan frietmuseum

Brugge/Merchtem Levenswerk krijgt nieuwe thuis
Het gloednieuwe frietmuseum in Brugge heeft de volledige ‘frietcollectie’ van specialist Eddy Cooremans gekregen. Een pijnlijke beslissing, want de Merchtemnaar wilde in zijn eigen gemeente een frietmuseum oprichten.
‘Ik heb honderden spullen …

On Dutch radio
Sunday, 7 Dec, 2003 – 16:41 | No Comment

I was interviewed together with Fry authority Paul Ilegems on Dutch radio (VPRO) in 2003 and finally got hold of the recording. Click here to hear the interview – 40 minutes on Belgian Fry history! …