Shake Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

1. Shake Shack

9.4
11 Madison Ave (at E 23rd St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Flatiron District · 1189 tips and reviews

Sriram V.Sriram Venkitachalam: Had a portobello mushroom burger at the Shake Shack. Experienced the legendary queue. Burger and cheese (curly) fries were amazing. My first foursquare shout out.

Syndicate Media GroupSyndicate Media Group: NYC [Eat] Check the Shack Cam before you go to see how long the line is. The Concrete Jungle (vanilla custard, hot fudge, bananas and peanut butter) is perfect pairing for a burger and fries.

Public Art FundPublic Art Fund: #StaffPick for burger and fries deliciousness. Worth the wait (yes, the line can be super long!). If you go when it's warm out, make sure to get a lemonade.

Shake Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

2. Shake Shack

9.2
691 8th Ave (at W 44th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Theater District · 812 tips and reviews

Mike K.Mike Kelleher: If it's your first visit gotta try the shack burger, cheese fries and black and white shake, yummy!

Anne B.Anne Baldwin: Line goes quickly and we took our burger, fries, and shake to go and ate in our hotel. Yum! Definitely recommend the Shake Stack and fries.

Quentin L.Quentin Lafon: Very tasty burgers. Friendly staff & great atmosphere ! Try the cheese fries, they are delicious !

The Spotted Pig is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

3. The Spotted Pig

9.2
314 W 11th St (at Greenwich St), New York, NY
Gastropub · West Village · 785 tips and reviews

Kerry C.Kerry Cheeseboro: Deviled eggs, chopped liver toast, and Roquefort burger with shoestring fries make for a near perfect lunch!

Kenneth T.Kenneth Tiong: Burger - fantastic combination of very salty blue cheese and grilled bun with tender meat. 5/5 excellent crispy fluffy shoestring fries as well.

Daniela T.Daniela Terminel: Shishito peppers were amazing... Shoestring fries: the best i've had, the rosemary and garlic make them awesome!

J.G. Melon is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

4. J.G. Melon

9.1
1291 3rd Ave (at E 74th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Upper East Side · 407 tips and reviews

Jessica A.Jessica April: Don't leave without sampling the bloody mary and the cottage fries - and of course the cheeseburger!

Erik C.Erik Cintron: Love the old school feel cash only outdoor and indoor seating and good prices. Have beer if u like simple good food there burgers are juicy and potato chips fries are yummy

Ras M.Ras Malice: I REFUSE to eat anything else today for fear it will ruin the aftertaste! Simply amazing burger & fries, delivered fast and hot. Nothing fancy, handmade, juicy beef burger done RIGHT! I'll be back!

Souvlaki GR is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

5. Souvlaki GR

9.2
116 Stanton St (btwn Essex & Ludlow St.), New York, NY
Greek Restaurant · Lower East Side · 172 tips and reviews

Kristin S.Kristin S.: So good and super cheap! Greek fries and souvlaki pitas - chicken or pork - highly recommended!

Aditya N.Aditya Nafde: Greek fries sprinkled with feta cheese are amazing ; Also try their speciality drinks

Arnaud R.Arnaud Réauté: Very good pita sandwiches with lots of fêta making it well flavoured. Greek fries are great!

Jacob's Pickles is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

6. Jacob's Pickles

9.3
509 Amsterdam Ave (btwn W 84th & W 85th St), New York, NY
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Upper West Side · 567 tips and reviews

Devyn M.Devyn Mills: I could rave about absolutely everything on this menu. Definitely try the fried pickles and anything with biscuits. The honey julep is also amazing!

Patrice C.Patrice Chen: Go to place with the bf :) amazing comfort food! Mac n cheese is legit, huge portions here. The fries are addicting and we love getting the green pickled tomatoes ! Burgers are great here as well

Daniel C.Daniel Castner: Pickles n Burger, Mac n cheese, fried chicken blt, fried chicken Caesar, fried pickles, deviled eggs, beer flights, cheese grits, red wine

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7. by CHLOE.

9.2
185 Bleecker St (at MacDougal St), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 238 tips and reviews

Celena C.Celena Chan: Tried the fries, Italian meatballs, Mac and cheese and bbq burger. First time at a vegan restaurant where I did NOT miss the meat. Will be back!

Marta T.Marta Tappero: Great still newbie messy place. Guac burger is great, lemonade and sweet potato fries. Staff is very friendly, prices are reasonable. Definitely great place to have vegan good food!

AlyssaAlyssa: Vegan restaurant for non vegans and it's worth the line. Order the kale Caesar, taco salad, Mac and cheese and the sweet potato fries and share. Don't forget to grab the aioli for the fries.

Flex Mussels is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

8. Flex Mussels

9.2
154 W 13th St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · West Village · 154 tips and reviews

Alexis F.Alexis Fan: Fresh mussels. Got the san danielle. Proscuitto yum. Bread goes well with broth. And omg must get truffle fries!

Courtney G.Courtney Griffin: The Parma mussels are amazing. And with truffle fries, it's perfection.

Nicolette R.Nicolette Romero: Splitting a meal for two? The burnt fingers, Acadian mussels and parmesan truffle fries are the perfect combo (and really good)!

Flex Mussels is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

9. Flex Mussels

9.3
174 E 82nd St (btw Lexington & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Upper East Side · 163 tips and reviews

jenn l.jenn larocco: From the fresh french fries to the pots of mussels (try the bisque or the fungi) this place is amazing! And you cannot leave with out trying the donuts

Matthew K.Matthew Kutnick: Bisque and Parma are favorites. Be sure to try the Old Bay Fries and Doughnuts also.

Mariah B.Mariah Boyd: the South Pacific is a perfect way to get the Thai flavor and still have a white wine base. Lobster roll, truffle fries and donuts are a must. Choco and meyer lemon donuts are tops.

Burger & Lobster is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

10. Burger & Lobster

9.0
39 W 19th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Flatiron District · 215 tips and reviews

Brian W.Brian Watson: From London to NYC! You should come here. Everything is $20. Get the lobster roll, order a side of butter, and dip your fries in that joint.

emily c.emily chen: the lobster roll is new englander approved! much better than luke's (and all those lil nyc joints) and portions much more generous. comes with perfect fries and salad!

Rory P.Rory Parness: Legit lobster roll, salad (small) and fries for only $20. It gets packed so get there early or be prepared to wait.

Balthazar is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

11. Balthazar

9.3
80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 944 tips and reviews

Robert R.Robert Rowe: ...reward yourself with a Balthazar Bar Steak (with Pommes Frites and Béarnaise Sauce) and for dessert enjoy a Apple Tart Tatin! Sweet!!! Bon Appétit... Read more.

Staff PicksStaff Picks: Can't go wrong with the Steak Frites at Balthazar. Don't forget to get a side of their amazing fries! Read more.

MarthaMartha: raw bar, French onion soup, steak tartar, goat cheese tart, French fries with a side of au Poivre sauce, duck confit, any of the 3 steaks, profiteroles...the list goes on. celebrity-spotting central.

Ruby's Café is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

12. Ruby's Café

9.3
219 Mulberry St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Australian Restaurant · NoLita · 306 tips and reviews

Jess H.Jess Huey: Delicious food - try the bronte burger, truffle fries, shrimp avocado salad, and pasta

Kim P.Kim Phạm: Uber trendy, but totally worth it. Truffle fries are absolutely perfect.

Clarissa H.Clarissa Ho: Amazing food - bronte burger, truffle fries, chicken avo salad, quinoa bowl. Good music too 👏

Pearl Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

13. Pearl Oyster Bar

9.4
18 Cornelia St (btw Bleecker & W 4th), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · West Village · 149 tips and reviews

MazdaMazda: Delicious seafood dishes like the favorite lobster roll with shoestring fries, or the oysters, raw or fried.

SJSJ: one of the best lobster rolls in the city...and love the shoestring fries!

Halstead PropertyHalstead Property: We love the oysters, but the Lobster Roll is mind-blowing. The simple bun holds a grand portion of creamy lobster cooked to a perfect texture accompanied by salty, delicious shoestring fries.

P.J. Clarke's is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

14. P.J. Clarke's

9.0
915 3rd Ave (at E 55th St), New York, NY
Pub · Midtown East · 283 tips and reviews

BIG DBIG D: The cadillac is amazing! Top it off with shoe string fries and a brooklyn lager or 2 or 3. Sooo goood! Service is friendly and prompt! Atmosphere is relaxed.

Jan S.Jan Sichermann: Fries are great, get roquefort sauce with it -- amazingly delicious!

Chris E.Chris Evans: Good cocktails, but on the expensive side ($13 - $15) and nothing too special. Burgers are great, and the fries are some of the best in the area.

Minetta Tavern is one of The 15 Best Places for French Fries in New York City.

15. Minetta Tavern

9.3
113 Macdougal St (btwn W 3rd & Bleecker St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 577 tips and reviews

joseph r.joseph raccuglia: Exactly what you would expect...cool Village vibe, celebs, and amazing fries.

From The World B.From The World Blog: Ask for the famous Black Label burger, top meat, caramelized onions and very good fries. In French places is also difficult not to ask for a roasted bone marrow.

MarcMarc: Tasting Table Top10 Steak Frites: "Tavern Steak with pomme frites" With good char, a nice pat of herb butter and classic McNally style crack-fries, this is one of the most New York rooms in town.