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The Potato Patch

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4800 Kennywood Blvd, West Mifflin, PA 15122-2399
(412) 461-0500
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best fries. Ever. Hands down. And relatively inexpensive considering it is in a theme park. A basket of fries fed 2 of us for a meal. And they always cut the fries fresh. Try the loaded fries. Totally delishious.

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Thank Autumn W
West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best French fries in Southwestern PA!! Love my fries smothered in cheese. The Potato Patch is a must when visiting Kennywood!

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Thank mamaspoolz
Bridgeport, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Their fries are the best I've ever had!!!!! I'm also a huge fan of corn dogs and theirs are delicious! You can't go wrong with anything.

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Thank Jacqueline135
Frederick, Maryland
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Locals will tell you to be sure to visit at the Potato Patch. All fries freshly made with a variety of toppings. You have to get an order as part of your visit. Stand is over near the Thunderbolt. You will not regret it

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Thank robert D
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to stop at the Potato Patch. The wait is long but the fries are good. You can get them with cheese, vinegar, or gravy. The kids loved it and we got to enjoy childhood memories.

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Thank Linda K
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can get better fries with cheese at most gas stations at one tenth of the price. Everyone told me "You gotta try the potato patch fries" when I took my first (and likely only) visit to Kennywood, so I did. After shelling out $9, I was rewarded with a paper basket that was soaked with so much oil that... More 

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Thank Scott G
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The serving of fries I received was already in a container just sitting in the table...It appeared to be MUCH smaller than other orders I saw being served and more than half the fries were tiny little pieces. The only good thing is the cheese on the side didn't cost extra...however it was extra sloppy because kids don't care about... More 

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Thank Cris M
Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I heard these fries were the best ever. However, they were barely warm, and they were greasy and limp. They didn't have much flavor either and needed lots of salt. I have a feeling we got a batch that had been sitting around for awhile.

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Thank JW9770
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you go to Kennywood you have to get fries at the potato patch with cheese and bacon. YUMMY and delicious.

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Thank Klutaz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a must that every time I visit Kennywood park I have to get some fries. I just love the fries. They have a variety of toppings for your fries and give you plenty. A must try if you plan on a visit to Kennywood Park.

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Thank Neka R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4800 Kennywood Blvd, West Mifflin, PA 15122-2399
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Mifflin
  • Phone Number: (412) 461-0500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?