The Corn Dog Was Invented Here In Oregon, And You Can Grab One From The Original Pronto Pup In Rockaway Beach

Oregon has quite the culinary repertoire. In addition to being at the forefront of the farm-to-table and locavore movements, the Beaver State is behind such tasty treats as tater tots and marionberry pies. Oregon’s greatest culinary claim to fame, however, is everyone’s favorite food-on-a-stick: the corn dog! That’s right, the corn dog was invented in Oregon back in the 1930s, and you can still grab one from the original Pronto Pup in Rockaway Beach.

Have you been to Pronto Pop, home to the original Oregon corn dog? This roadside stand in Rockaway Beach really is a must for all Beaver State foodies!

Address: The Original Pronto Pup, 602 S, 602 US-101, Rockaway Beach, OR 97136, USA