A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!
Tue, 9/11/10 – 18:00 | 80 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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A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!
Tuesday, 9 Nov, 2010 – 18:00 | 80 Comments
A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!

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 …

Potato Republic 2 (Istanbul, Turkey)
Thursday, 26 Aug, 2010 – 19:19 | 4 Comments
Potato Republic 2 (Istanbul, Turkey)

A new fry shop was opened a few months ago by Erdal, my fry-friend in Istanbul. He opened the first Potato Republic a few years ago, pioneering Belgian style fries in Turkey.

Another BF shop in Turkey
Thursday, 17 Sep, 2009 – 4:35 | One Comment
Another BF shop in Turkey

Mumtaz emailed me some pictures of his Belgian Fries shop in Kusadasi (Izmir, Turkey).  He tells me he visited Belgium and The Netherlands some years ago and fell in love with our national dish.

Looking for more info: fry shops in the world
Monday, 17 Aug, 2009 – 7:20 | 2 Comments
Looking for more info: fry shops in the world

Browsing my archives I found some pictures of fry shops around the world I did not publish yet.
I have no other information on the shops. Do they still exist? Did you visit them? How are the fries? …

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 …