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Eats and Drinks

Best French Fries

Petit Louis

4800 Roland Ave., (410) 366-9393,

Posted 9/19/2001

They call them French fries for a reason, people. The pommes frites at Charleston diva Cindy Wolf's Francophilic Roland Park annex are what McDonald's fries are like in your hazy, nostalgic memory (but really never were): long and shoestring-cut, crisp-soft out of the fryer, perfectly salted, retaining just enough of their patina of oil to melt ecstatically into teeth and tongue. C'est magnifique. And don't even think about adding ketchup, you philistine.

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Other Awards for Best French Fries:

Waterfront Hotel, 9/19/2007

The Brewer's Art Rosemary Garlic Fries, 9/20/2006

Petit Louis, 9/21/2005

Dudley’s, 9/22/2004

The Brewer's Art, 9/16/2003

The Brewer's Art, 9/18/2002

Piccadeli's, 9/13/2000

Bandaloops, 9/15/1999

Linden Deli, 9/17/1997

Café Hon, 9/18/1996

All Awards for Petit Louis:

Best Fancy Restaurant, 9/21/2005

Best French Fries, 9/21/2005

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