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Al Fresco Friday: Where To Get The Best Fries in Bellevue

September 10, 2021 - by Sandy Vo

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Al Fresco Friday:
Where To Get The Best Fries in Bellevue

T.G.I. FRY-day! What can we say about fries that hasn’t been already said? They're more than just a side or appetizer... fries are the ultimate comfort food, easy to indulge in, and almost always delicious. For those who can’t get enough of the salty, crispy goodness, here’s our guide to the best fries in town, al fresco dining included!

JOEY Bellevue

If you're looking for great food and an exceptional dining experience, JOEY is the place to be. JOEY Bellevue offers a great energetic lounge and a desirable patio area that goes perfect with fries. Enjoy this laid-back, upscale restaurant in the heart of Downtown Bellevue.

  • Blue Cheese Fries
    The JOEY signature fries got all dressed up! Thick fries are drizzled with rich and creamy homemade blue cheese sauce, topped with crumbled blue cheese and freshly cracked black pepper.

Lunchbox Laboratory

Lunchbox Laboratory burgers and shakes are best served with their variety of delicious fries. Since 2011, their classically trained chefs continue to strive to uphold the standards of excellence that have brought them continued success. See a few of the unique fries they offer:

  • Hot Honey Rosemary Sweet Fries
    Lunchbox Lab takes on a creative spin on the original sweet potato fries. Check out this delicious version coated in spicy honey with fresh rosemary. 
  • Gavacho's Totchos
    These aren't your ordinary tater tots. These tots are topped with cheesy sauce, crumbled bacon, green onions, sour cream and Satan's Tears ketchup.

Craving more? Lunchbox Lab has all the variety you could dream of, including sweet fries, mac fries, or garlic fries and tots.

Earls Kitchen + Bar

Earls has an ongoing commitment to work hard and offer the best dining experiences to everyone that walks through their doors. They don’t mess around when it comes to their irresistible food, including the fries. Find a seat on Earls patio for a uniquely engaging experience you can’t find anywhere else.

  • Truffle Fries
    Some people say truffle fries are the best thing that's happened to the culinary world, and we don't disagree. Earls tosses crispy fries in their own custom salt and pepper blend with a side of truffle aioli to create the perfect combination.
  • Steak Frites
    Have a side of steak with your fries! Choose between a 6 oz sirloin, a 9 oz sirloin or a 8oz filet cooked in garlic butter to pair with whatever fry you choose.

Paddy Coyne's Irish Pub

Paddy Coyne’s Irish Pub is known for their full-service restaurant featuring “made from scratch” Irish and American favorites. Family-owned and operated, come and enjoy their delicious fries made with an Irish spin.

  • Praties and gravy
    It’s loaded and it’s delicious. Praties and gravy is steakhouse fries smothered with Monterey Jack cheese, beef and gravy giving a taste of Ireland in each bite.
  • Cheesy Fry Basket
    Paddy’s has a regular shoestring fry basket tossed with BBQ seasoning and melted cheddar cheese. Order a round or two for your table on the patio.

13 Coins Bellevue

13 Coins is a timeless institution where generations have come for an unforgettable experience. They have been host to countless first dates, family and company gatherings and late-night fry indulgers from everywhere. Their friendly chefs and servers will keep you coming back time and again.

  • Famous Farmer Fries
    There’s not much to say other than these fries will send you to heaven. Made perfectly crispy, 13 Coins Famous Farmer Fries are served with their own house chipotle sauce. Hungry for more? Pair it with any sandwich, including their very own "13 Coin" cheeseburger. Sit outside for the full summer burger and fries experience.

Honorable (Non-Patio) Fry Destinations: 

Blog images courtesy of: 13 Coins Bellevue, Paddy Coyne's Irish Pub, Earls Kitchen + Bar, Lunchbox Laboratory & JOEY Bellevue


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