1. Kewpee, Lima
Location: 111 N. Elizabeth St., 2111 Allentown Road, 1350 Bellefontaine Ave., Lima
Phone: Elizabeth Street: 419-228-1778, Allentown Road: 419-227-9791, Bellefontaine Avenue: 419-229-1385
Hours: Elizabeth Street: 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 5:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday; Allentown Road: 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 5:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday; Bellefontaine Avenue: 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday to Thursday, 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Highlights: What could possibly be a better pairing to Kewpee’s famous hamburgers than an order of its signature french fries? Served fresh and hot as your meal is made to order, these hot potatoes are fried to crunchy perfection. Whether you dip these crunchy babies in ketchup, a chocolate malt or enjoy them all on their own, french fries at Kewpee won’t disappoint.
2. McDonald’s, Lima
Location: 575 Market St., Lima; 1965 N. West St., Lima; 1920 Harding Highway, Lima; 941 N. Cable Road, Lima; 2400 Harding Highway East, Lima (Walmart)
Phone: Market Street: 419-229-9500, West Street: 419-222-2837, Harding Highway: 419-222-4592, Cable Road: 419-229-1196 Harding Highway East (Walmart): 419-225-7021
Hours: Harding Highway East (Walmart): 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday to Thursday, 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday; all other Lima locations: 24 hours
Highlights: With most locations open 24 hours daily, McDonald’s can satisfy your french fry cravings at any time of the day or night. You can dip them in ketchup, or maybe even switch it up a bit with some ranch or barbecue sauce. However you choose to top your fries, you can count on the same signature flavor and quality at every McDonald’s location.
3. Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Lima
Location: 3292 Elida Road, Lima
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
Highlights: Five Guys boasts fresh meat and big pile of seasoned fries. This restaurant made its humble beginnings in 1986 in the Washington, D.C., area. In 2002, its owners opened it to franchise, and this burger joint has since spread quickly around the nation. As far as fries are concerned, sure you can go the regular route. But if you’re adventurous and like a little kick, why not test out the cajun fries?