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Chowdown Showdown: Vote For The French Fry Champion

You tell us who serves up the tastiest French fries from the top three finalists in this week's Chowdown Showdown competition. Which restaurant will be named French fry champion?

Readers love their French fries. That was evident in this week's to answer the all-important question: who has the best French fry in northern Lake County?

Based on your votes on Patch, and on Facebook and Twitter, here are the top three contestants in Grayslake, Lake Bluff and Libertyville. Now it is time to select the Chowdown Showdown French Fry Champion.

Please note a change (outlined in the PDF at right) to way winners will be named. A point system will be used to score the contenders, which will be judged based on votes as well as on ratings in our business directory, Patch Places. In the event of a tie, the restaurant with the most positive comments on its listing and on this story will be declared the champion. 

Votes (one per person, per day, please), ratings and reviews left before 5 p.m. Friday will be counted toward this week's totals. We'll announce the champion on Saturday morning.

So cast your vote - which of these French fry finalists deserves to be named the Patch Chowdown Showdown Champion?

Marcia Watts Sagendorph (Editor) March 28, 2012 at 06:50 PM
Where is the Grayslake love?? Let's go Sammie's!!
Brian Courtney March 28, 2012 at 07:45 PM
Fodrak's fries are the best! Delish!
Nickie Soumakis March 28, 2012 at 08:03 PM
Scooters has my vote! Hands down the best fries
Shawna Smilgius March 28, 2012 at 08:15 PM
Scooters!!!
craig lapp March 28, 2012 at 08:16 PM
Fodraks frys are almost as good as the gyros and definatly the best in the midwest!!!!!
Aimee Maurice March 28, 2012 at 08:26 PM
I vote Fodraks!
Tom Lemberis March 28, 2012 at 08:44 PM
Scooter's rules!
Lillian Halloran March 28, 2012 at 09:27 PM
Scooter's hands down best fries ever!!
Hari Halkias March 28, 2012 at 10:00 PM
Fodraks is always fresh...Jimmy takes good care of us
tom halkias March 28, 2012 at 10:11 PM
can't beat Fodraks for fresh cut fries ,Great BBQ Ribs,and the best mocha shake
Stephanie Farag March 28, 2012 at 10:37 PM
Scooters are the best!
Noula Angelos March 28, 2012 at 10:52 PM
Scooters us the best!!! I drive from the southside for their amazing fries!!!
Amanda Faydash March 28, 2012 at 10:57 PM
Scooters have the best!
Jim Lappas March 28, 2012 at 11:21 PM
the voters have spoken!
Gina Garbis March 28, 2012 at 11:29 PM
Yep. The voters HAVE spoken...in response to free fries. Way to keep it fair.
Diane Davos March 28, 2012 at 11:34 PM
FODRAKS - All I can say is there's alot of GREEK LOVE that's put in those fries!!!!!!!! 100% REAL fries!!!!
Jim Lappas March 28, 2012 at 11:37 PM
you don't even expect free fries,do you Diane?
Jenness Moss Stock March 29, 2012 at 12:13 AM
Fodrak's! All the way!
monica hong March 29, 2012 at 12:30 AM
SCOOTERS SCOOTERS SCOOTERS
Jim Lappas March 29, 2012 at 01:33 AM
you see the future?
Claudia Dominguez-Corral March 29, 2012 at 02:00 AM
Fodraks!!!! Fodraks has the most amazing fries, they're very fresh...they are da bomb!!!
Norma Markowski March 29, 2012 at 02:50 AM
Scooters in Lake Bluff has the Best Fries in Town!!!
Angelic rosales March 29, 2012 at 12:36 PM
Scooters has my vote! Their fries are to die for!!
Doris Nylander March 29, 2012 at 12:37 PM
Scooters scooters scooters!
Betty Nicholas March 29, 2012 at 03:09 PM
But Fodrak's rules Lake County!
Thomas March 30, 2012 at 01:13 AM
Fodraks has the best fries ever
Maria March 30, 2012 at 01:47 AM
Fodraks feels like home. Flavio Jose and all the staff,always take good care of us.I like Greek chicken with salad,and the kids have chocolate banana shake with fries and chicken tenders.
Nickie Soumakis March 30, 2012 at 01:33 PM
Obviously all you people don't know how to eat! Scooters IS the best!
Jim Powers March 30, 2012 at 01:35 PM
Now you're talking, Nickie. Go Scooters!
jim h April 03, 2012 at 01:26 PM
scooters mmmm... delicious !

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