Thatcher McGhee's Pompton Lakes Competes For DVlicious 'Best Fry' Contest

POMPTON LAKES, N.J. -- No burger or sandwich is complete without an order of fries. Whether you like them shoestring skinny, crispy and crinkled or golden brown and fried to perfection, they remain one of America's favorite sides.

<p>Alexio and Jordan, servers at Thatcher&#x27;s McGhee&#x27;s in Pompton Lakes, with the always popular Thatch fries.</p>

Alexio and Jordan, servers at Thatcher's McGhee's in Pompton Lakes, with the always popular Thatch fries.

Photo Credit: Submitted

DVlicious Ask: Who Has Passaic County's Best Fries?
Final Results Voting Closed

DVlicious Ask: Who Has Passaic County's Best Fries?

  • The Front Porch Pub, Hawthorne
  • Rutt's Hut, Clifton
  • Thatcher McGhee's, Pompton Lakes

You've chosen three finalists as the DVlicious best in Passaic County; now it's time to vote. First, though, grab some ketchup and pour over the following. Just don't blame us if you get hungry!

Thatcher McGhee's Pompton Lakes, 6 Wanaque Ave., Pompton Lakes, (973) 839-3377

Fry Type: Regular cut with a batter coating that delivers maximum crunch.

What Makes Them So Addictive: You can have them plain or go for the ever-popular "Thatch Fries," with cheese, bacon and ranch. Also on the menu: Blarney Fries, with cheese, shaved ribeye steak and sautéed onions with a side of brown gravy, or Curry Fries topped with the pub's traditional Irish curry sauce. As for why patrons love them? Three words: Bacon, cheese and ranch dressing.

A reminder: Voting ends Tuesday, May 31 at 5 p.m. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.

to follow Daily Voice North Passaic and receive free news updates.