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English first
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a hometown restaurant that's been here for years. Their Hotdogs with Chilli and their Hamburgers are awesome!! Food is consistently good and service is as well. It closes in the winter and everyone looks forward to their spring reopening to get their Rootbeer and Hotdog Fix!!! Ummm good!

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Like the Dixie Cafe, the Root Beer Stand is a local icon. If you like foot long hotdogs and root beer, this the place for you. Like the Dixie, the hot dogs here are awesome.

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Corbin, Kentucky
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

As to why this place is always hard to get into. After managing to get into a parking space without being harassed or potentially ran over we waited almost 45 minutes for our food, though it WAS hot, and even then it wasn't something I really want to wait 45 minutes for.. honestly I can make better burger or hotdog... More

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Jeffersonville, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I was born, attended college,and visited Corbin in the summer. The rootbeer stand has always been a must visit every time. Originally an A&W..but big business changed that.Now it is "The Rootbeer Stand". Celebrated my 50th birthday..passed the tradition on to my own children. Wonderful food, wonderful people and WONDERFUL MEMORIES!

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Rockholds, Kentucky
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Eat here one or two times a week and is always good. Love the burgers, fries, and hot dogs. Service is always good.

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Pikeville, Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I visited this place because I had kept hearing people talk about it. My burger was average. The onion rings were straight out of a bag. The root beer was good tho.

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Columbus, Indiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Stopped in and had a chili dog and fries. Loved the chili!!!! I could have eaten it with a spoon, and the fries were nice and crispy. Definitely a new stop on our trips to Tennessee!

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Asheville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We got there at 11:30 on a Monday. Service was immediate and attentive. Our car hop was a delight! Her name was Joy and she treated you like a local, very welcoming. All the others appeared to be smiling. There is no sign, so watch for the drive-in surrounded by cars. The menu is a bit more diverse than just... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Root beer is awesome! They offered a little taste first since this is homemade root beer. We got them as floats. Chili dogs were great and the flavor of the sauce was really good! Cheeseburgers were good too! Loved the fries and onion rings! This place is seasonal. You eat in your car. A lady comes to take your order... More

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Tallahassee
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

If you ever been to Corbin in the summer time, the must go place is The Root Beer Stand...The Best Hot Dogs and Fresh Root Beer in town. We all gown up this place. No one will ever top them. a must eat place in the summer

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Address: 129 18th Street, Corbin, KY 40701
Phone Number: (606) 528-4163
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
Cuisine: American

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