Halmoni’s corn dogs in “Start-up” are the staple snacks of her granddaughters Seo Dal Mi (portrayed by Heo Jung Eun then Bae Suzy) and In Jae (portrayed by Lee Re then Kang Hanna), it is also one of Han Ji Pyeong’s (portrayed by Nam Da Reum then Kim Seon Ho) comfort food throughout his adolescent years.
Aside from being a key item in “Start-up,” these corn dogs also appeared in various Korean dramas such as Uju’s (portrayed by Kim Jun) favorite snack in “Hospital Playlist” and Go Ra Ra’s (portrayed by Go Ara) go-to quick meals in “Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol,” among others.
Here are physical and online stores where you can buy these Korean corn dogs:
Corndog 28’s menu includes the Classic Corn Dog and Jumbo Corn Dog. They also have a variety of corn dogs with mozzarella, including their Mozza Corn Dog, Mozza Potato Corn Dog, Potato Corn Dog, Full Mozza, and Full Mozza Potato.
Price: Between 69 pesos to 130 pesos per piece. Set meals are around 500-750 per package.
📍Stall 2, East Phase 3, LRT Vito Cruz, Taft Avenue, Malate
📍A Square Building, #2 Anonas, Project 3, Quezon City
Where to buy online: Foodpanda, Lalafood, Grabfood, Corndog28’s official social media accounts
𝟐.) 𝐆𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐞 𝐇𝐨𝐭𝐝𝐨𝐠 𝐏𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐩𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐬
Their Gorae Hotdog is a chicken-flavored hotdog. While all of their other variants are made of beef hots including their Mozza Jumbo Hotdog, and Cheddar Jumbo Hotdog. They also offer a Whole Mozzarella Cheese option. Plus, two unique flavors: the Mochi Hotdog (which includes half glutinous rice and half beef hot dog) and the Rainbow Hotdog (which is a mix of mozzarella, mochi, and beef hot dog). You also have to option to add ramen and potato as the corn dog’s coatings.
Price: Between 50 pesos to 100 pesos.
📍BF Resort, 46 Gloria Diaz Street, Talon 2
📍BF Homes, 268 – A Aguirre Avenue (Beside Sing Sing Meat Shop)
Where to buy online: Foodpanda, via DM on their Instagram account
𝟑.) 𝟏𝟎𝟏 𝐊𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐇𝐨𝐭𝐝𝐨𝐠
This food joint offers more classic options such as their Classic Hotdog (Korean hotdog with sausage), Potato Hotdog (hotdog with potato toppings), Mozzarella Hotdog (hotdog with mozza cube inside), and their Cheddar Cheese Hotdog.
𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐞: Between 100 pesos to 120 pesos.
📍 Korea Town, 3/F, D. Macapagal Boulevard, Tambo, Parañaque City
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞: Grabfood, FoodPanda, LalaFood, Booky, or contact (0917) 631 5090 for orders
𝟒.) 𝐂𝐡𝐮𝐧𝐠𝐜𝐡𝐮𝐧 𝐑𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐃𝐨𝐠𝐬
Chungchun Rice Dogs also offers different variants for North peeps. Their Original Corndog is crispy on the outside and soft plus chewy inside. They also have corndogs with various toppings such as Ramen (corndog coated with crispy noodles) and Potato (crispy potato bites with chewy sticky rice.) Plus, flavors with a variety of fillings like Cheddar and Hotdog, Mozzarella and Sausage, Whole Mozzarella, Cheddar Potato with Hotdog, Mozza Potato with Hotdog, and Double Cheese (a combination of hotdog, mozzarella, and cheddar cheese).
𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐞: Between 49 pesos to 99 pesos.
📍 G/F Garden Heights Condominium, E. Rodriguez Ave., Quezon City, Metro Manila
📍 The Carnival, UP Town Center, Katipunan Ave., Quezon City (in front of Timezone)
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞: Grabfood or contact Chungchun Rice Dogs via their official social media accounts: Chung Chun Rice Corndog Philippines (Facebook) and @chungchuncorndog (Instagram)
𝟓.) 𝐃𝐨𝐠𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐃𝐚𝐢𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬
Their options include Full Hotdog, Full Hotdog with Potato, Mozza Cheese Hotdog, Potato Cheese Hotdog, Full Mozzarella, and Full Mozzarella with Potato. They also have special variants like the Ube Cheese Corndog and the Squid Ink Mozza Corndog.
𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐞: Between 70 pesos to 99 pesos.
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞: Via their social media accounts. Available for delivery or pick-up at Marble II Townhomes, San Francisco St. Kapitolyo, Pasig City.
𝟔.) 𝐊𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐂𝐨𝐫𝐧𝐝𝐨𝐠𝐬 𝐏𝐇
Their menu allows you to customize your own corn dogs. Their fillings include the Classic Jumbo Hotdog, German Franks, Mozzarella, Spam, and Angus Beef Franks. You can also combine all these with mozzarella. Some of their wrapped ad-ons include Cheddar Cheese and Honeycured Bacon for fillings, and Cube Potatoes and String Potatoes for crusts. You can also choose to add or not add sugar, depending on your preference. Aside from your regular corndogs, Korean Corndogs PH also offers Churros Dogs (just like corndogs, but wrapped in churros instead!)
𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐞: Starts at 85 pesos.
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞: Via their social media accounts. Customers can book for delivery via Grab, Lalamove, etc.
𝟕.) 𝐓𝐞𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫 𝐉𝐮𝐢𝐜𝐲 𝐇𝐨𝐭 𝐃𝐨𝐠
Did you know that Tender Juicy Hot Dog stands seen in grocery stores and malls actually sell corn dogs, too? Try checking if they have one available on your next grocery trip!