Kong Dog to Open Gaithersburg Location


Kong Dog, a restaurant that offers Korean corn dogs, will open its second Montgomery County location in Gaithersburg a couple years after opening its first location in the Glenmont shopping center.

Kong Dog will be taking over 12141 Darnestown Rd at the Shops at Potomac Valley shopping center- the space that was the longtime home to Neal’s Bagels before it moved to the Kentlands neighborhood last summer. Kong Dog has been opening up restaurants across across the country and has upcoming nearby locations in Georgetown and Arlington.

The menu can be seen on the restaurant’s website, and offers unique corn dog combinations that include churro kong dogs, rainbow kong dogs (made with Fruity Pebbles or something similar), ramen kong dogs, and a lot more.

Construction did not take very long at the Glenmont location, so it’s possible this opens as early as this summer, but an opening date is not yet available.

Photo by Leona Wang Bedrossian

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