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The Root Beer Stand

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129 18th St, Corbin, KY 40701-2403
+1 606-528-4163
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“root beer stand” (21 reviews)
“dixie burger” (6 reviews)
“onion rings” (14 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
129 18th St, Corbin, KY 40701-2403
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Chili dogs and awesome root beer! Don’t miss this place! Car hops bring your food and hang the tray off your window, just like when some of us were kids! If you like chili dogs, don’t miss this place!

Thank bluesmom98
Reviewed May 1, 2018

A Root Beer Drive In – you used to see them in every community in the US. This one is nostalgic but – we were not able to get a slot to park in, a place to park on the lot, a place to park...More

Thank Digger309
Reviewed April 19, 2018

We love stopping in local old style drive in restaurants and enjoying some of the best greasy burgers around. This place will not disappoint, Be sure to get the Dixie burger!

Thank pjkiss
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Best Dixie Burger ever! Every spring we can’t wait for the Rootbeer Stand to open to get a Dixie Burger, Chili Bun, onion rings and Rootbeer! It stays crowded all summer but it is always worth the wait!

Thank Bjoydan
Reviewed March 29, 2018

The Corbin Root Beer Stand, aka the Crabtree Restaurant, is a local legend. Only open part of the year, Corbinites spend all winter drooling over the thoughts of footlong coneys and root beer. One can wear it as a badge of pride to eat here...More

Thank jcwilliams7312
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Best onions rings on the planet! Delicious floats. Amazing footlong chili dogs. Crispy crinkle cut fries.

Thank Bethany B
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to wait as the chili dogs are in high demand. But eating in your car and ordering with a car hop is something that we just don’t get to do anymore. Seasonally open so don’t miss this.

Thank precisiontitleky
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This local drive in place has been in business for as long as I can remember. Well known for their foot long hotdogs & root beer. Food isn't AS good as it use to be,but still decent for the price.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed January 18, 2018

My favorite is the Dixie burger. They also have hamburgers and hot dogs that are great. I miss stopping by here in the winter as they are closed.

Thank JTB14
Reviewed December 21, 2017

You eat in you car . There are a few tables undo a shelter. But they have the best fries, and hamburgers in the word. The fries and Onion rings are to die for. The root beer is wonderful. My husband and I love this...More

Thank Alma M J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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