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Restaurant Fri May 16 2008

Beyond the Ghetto (Fries)

"Loaded" fries @ Max'sMax's Italian Beef has taken the popularity of its "Ghetto Fries" — french fries covered in Merkt's cheddar cheese, beef gravy, barbecue sauce, hot giardeniera and chopped onions — and expanded to a full line. For $3.19 each, you now have your choice of:

• The aforementioned ghetto fries

• "Loaded Fries," with melted mozzarella, bacon, green onions and ranch dressing (pictured)

• "Pizza Fries," with melted mozzarella and homemade red sauce

• "Hail Caesar Fries," with hot pepper juice, caesar dressing and grated parmesan


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