Villa de Frit sells lots of lunchtime mitraillettes to frugal students with big appetites. No matter when you eat it, pairing it with one of the country's strong Abbey ales is probably overkill. Most fry stands don’t stock anything stronger than Jupiler, the country’s answer to Budweiser, so take the hint. It is, however, the ideal late night snack to order after drinking, especially at Fritland, located near some of the best nightlife in Brussels. “Customers order it all the time now, but most of the time after they drink," explains Laci. "It fixes everything!"