The World’s Largest Frying Pan

The World’s Largest Frying Pan is underwhelming at first.

We drove up, expecting to see a giant cast iron skillet with the skillet side facing the road, handle jauntily poking into the air.

Instead, the World’s Largest Frying Pan in Rose Hill, N.C. is a flat pan lying under a small shelter. It stands a few feet off the ground and is divided into several sections. Frankly, it didn’t look like much.

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But it actually works. The town and nonprofit groups use it for events each year, frying up delicious food for up to 3,000 people at once. More stats:

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So I’d say this veer off the Interstate was worth a few extra minutes.

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Check out our swerve to the Georgia guidestones for something really intriguing.

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