You Can Still Eat At The Delicious Oregon Restaurant That Invented The Corn Dog In The 1930s

No matter where you grew up, you’ve certainly enjoyed a corn dog or two during your lifetime, but did you know that this state fair favorite was actually invented in Oregon? It’s true, and you can still eat at the little hot dog stand where it all began.

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Pronto Pup is located at 602 Highway 101 S., Rockaway Beach, OR. The restaurant’s hours change seasonally, but the current summer hours are Thursday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Learn more about Pronto Pup on its website, and keep in touch by following its Facebook page. Have you tried a corndog at Pronto Pup?

If you’re a hot dog connoisseur, you’ll also want to visit Oregon’s oldest hot dog stand, where you’ll enjoy delicious Coney Dogs!