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" Friture de la chapelle" Top 5 Page for this destination Eating Tip by belgianchocolate

Eating, Brussels: 40 reviews and 50 photos


There is nothing more Belgian then a 'FRITKOT'

It's cheap , greasy , unhealthy and we love it.
You will find them in France and in the
Netherlands. But these are poor decoctions
of what we got here in Belgium.
For starters a real belgian 'fritkot' will have
a large scale of meat-snacks.
Some homemade and a lot from big
companies. Belgians always need a sauce
with the fries and often another extra one for

The fries need to be fresh and baked twice.
We don't like those little stick...we want them
thick. With or without salt. A good 'fritkot' will

When we were shopping on sunday afternoon
we needed some drinks and some rest.
At the square of 'onze-lieve-vrouw-ter-kapelle'
there were lots of people eating fries and
a lot of them were waiting to get some.
The 'fritkots' name is
'friture pitta de la chapelle'.
The fries tasted great , the spot was perfect
to sit...the owners are new belgians.
(I think north african origine).
But I wasn't too impressed by their sauces.

Anyway , you should at least try it ones....

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  • Updated Apr 14, 2004
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