The French Fry King Of Rio de Janeiro | Street Food Icons



Ademar de Barros Moreira owns the legendary french fry stand Batata de Marcehal in Rio de Janeiro. Heโ€™s been selling his famous fries for over 30 years, taking enormous pride in selecting the best potatoes and delivering the highest quality food. Ademar worked his way up as a vendor over many years, selling different foods across the city. He can sense the quality of a potato before he even touches it, going through several tons each week. Working with his family, Ademar is a pillar of the neighborhood.

NOTE: This was filmed before the existence of COVID-19.

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  • My boy im proud of you

    frenchfrykingthesec(DEAD) for rp 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • ENJOY ๐Ÿ˜‰

    Rฤ Dawson 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Potatoes ๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”๐Ÿฅ”

    Rฤ Dawson 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I heard that he was killed by the Cartels since he slept with colonel's 17 year old wife.

    Ssat_ 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • In business or any other dealing, good intentions brings blessings…

    Rabia Aslam 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • why we don'thave this in the us ;(

    apeXpredator 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I am literally at his fry stand right now eating and typing his on my phone.

    Pretty sure none of you have done that. How do you like THAT, Dale?

    Waulie Palnuts 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • IN MY VIEW
    Good Man
    Good Heart
    Good Food
    Good Business

    carolyn thornton 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • 1) This man is touching for his story and how he dedicated his life to work… and people ! ๐Ÿ‘
    2) I live to the other side of the world, but i swear if one day i have the opportunity to fly to Brazil… i will do it with my family to meet this great man ! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    Peace from France ! ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ต

    BarAKguez 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Disgusting.

    Magnus Nielsen 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Just wanted to tell you Thank you for giving him this amazing interview.
    He is such amazing person and deserves all he have.

    Thiago Moura 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Batata – เคฌเคŸเคพเคŸเคพ

    Broadsword 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Quem compra sempre lรก, o lugar ainda รฉ assim? O preรงo, a quantidade, algo mudou?

    Jonathan Camargo 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Low quality food for peasants

    W 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Isso รฉ ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท

    WFer 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Seen this meal all over IG and always wondered how and where can I go to get this and now I know itโ€™s gonna be a long ass home before I try it lmao

    Trix_Ant 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Bro. I'll lift two bags of those potatoes rq. Hire me. Lol

    Julian Espinoza 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I would give my Life to have a Business like Dom Ademar's near my Home

    Unusual Stranger 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Given the fact the price is cheaper and the amount of potato is very generous, this stall can beat McDonald's

    Patrick Bateman 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Brasil domina rapaz respeite

    Mateus Gomes 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Is this legend still in business

    AGT007 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I feel he should have his own franchise

    Your Landlady's Son 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I feel he should have his own franchise

    Your Landlady's Son 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I feel he should have his own franchise

    Your Landlady's Son 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • I'm glad I live nowhere near him, as a fries lover, I'll gain a ton of weight

    Azusa Xeno 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Coolest man in the world, Batata Marechal, I be there

    Jack Bar Hillel 18/10/2022 am12:07
  • Texas ain't got nothin' on this man's generous portions.

    HettesKvek 18/10/2022 am12:07