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The Root Beer Stand

129 18th St, Corbin, KY 40701-2403
+1 606-528-4163
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Fast food
129 18th St, Corbin, KY 40701-2403
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the fish sandwich and fries(small portion) but the prices skyrocketed a 3 years ago. Not worth the wait or hassle anymore.

1  Thank mrmage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were passing through and had hear of the awesome root beer they make here and they did not disappoint, it was great! We were headed for a picnic lunch, so we just took some root beer to go. They sell it by the glass...More

Thank apollo9357
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My husband took our family for a trip down memory lane in his hometown of Corbin and said we had to eat at the root beer stand. I'm glad he did! Homemade root beer and hamburgers were delicious. It's worth the trip, the kids ate...More

Thank Melissamf12
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to eat at the root beer stand for as long as i can remember. I always get the same thing, a Dixieburger, fries and a gallon of root beer to take home. I love eating here.

Thank katt54
Reviewed 18 January 2017

All I can really say you need to visit the Root Beer Stand,if you're not a "regular"try it! If you're a traveler make a point to come by and try their food,good service,AND especially their Root Beer Floats1

1  Thank 708sue
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We're locals, and eat here several times a month. We've reviewed before, but like to keep our reviews current. Many times through the season the Root Beer Stand is open, we're asked by visitors where this place is, and the first thing we tell them,...More

Thank Bike-JeepTrvlr
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We just enjoy pulling up and ordering from a friendly usually long term car hop who always seems to get our order correct. A nice reminder of the good ole days, bring your kids if you don't mind them eating the car :) Love the...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My wife's parents used to take her to the Root Beer Stand when she was a child. As we were in the area, I suggested we go. It is an old time drive through with car-hops. We both ordered the Dixie Burger, fries and a...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This place is always busy, and the menu is fairly basic, but there is nothing better than coming here if you want to be reminded of times gone by. A carhop (yes, kids, there really IS such a thing!) takes your order and then hangs...More

1  Thank 7jr1
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I love the root beer stand it's a part of Corbins historyI can remember going there when I was young girl.Took my children there now we take our grand children there.

1  Thank Patricia C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 18th St, Corbin, KY 40701-2403
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-528-4163
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