Eat and Drink Pommes Frites destroyed in East Village fire Pommes Frites is seen engulfed in flames in this Twitter photo. Photo Credit: Twitter/ @evaneverdeen By GEORGIA KRAL March 26, 2015 5:25 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email East Village favorite Pommes Frites appears to be a victim of the fire on Second Avenue. A photo on Twitter shows the Belgian fry storefront engulfed in flames. Fans on Twitter are voicing their utter sadness. #pommesfrites is trending. "R.I.P. To the best french fries in NYC #PommesFrites " - @ESDolan RIP #pommesfrites :( I can't believe you're really gone I'm SOBBING @Evaneverdeen Hope all our friends at #PommesFrites are ok after the explosion. Best french fries in #NYC - @KnittingKnoobie The workers at Pommes Frites would always give me 2 orders of frites when I only asked for one :( - @kristineriveraa There isn't an NYU student who doesn't love that place. #EastVillage #PommesFrites - @CitysMyKatwalk Thank you for all the wonderful late night food @PommesFritesNY hope you can comeback strong - @danrohde By GEORGIA KRAL Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.