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Harland Sanders Cafe And Museum

688 US Highway 25 W, Corbin, KY 40701-4526
+1 606-528-2163
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Fast food
688 US Highway 25 W, Corbin, KY 40701-4526
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stumbled on this while taking the exit to get gas. It was neat to see where it started and to see all the old memorabilia.

Thank ashnot
Reviewed 6 days ago

Any of you tourists who want to know what the real Colonel Sanders was really like ask a few locals. A neat little museum food is good etc. Not to far from I75 maybe 5-10 minutes.

Thank mrmage
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were going to be staying in the Corbin, KY area and so we decided to swing by and "see the Colonel" for lunch. While the food is typical to what one would find at any modern KFC, it is worth the stop to see...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place if you like fried chicken history. Alot of interest stuff about the Harland Sanders.

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nostalgic setting takes you back to youthful times. Moist, fried chicken with "fixins" of coleslaw, mashed potatoes and green beans really was "finger lickin good"!

Thank Carol A L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. It was crowded. But we decided to stay and buy our lunch. It was good. Then we walked around the museum. It is preserved just like the old days. Prices were reasonable and food was good.

Thank claw1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family was on vacation in Kentucky and we wanted authentic food. We drove past a sign in Corbin that said the birthplace of KFC. We thought it was a little dorky but went anyways. It was a normal KFC but had some museum type...More

Thank Chaminn T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this location years ago and wanted to take my family back to see the museum. They loved it! The best part is that you can now eat there! It's a visit to the past that honors a household name!!!!

Thank Tammy G
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Don't expect a huge museum because this KFC is the museum!You can get your bucket of chicken or dinner, just like every other KFC and sit in the dining room surrounded by the Colonel's original kitchen and a replica of his original motel room. Very...More

Thank johnsi2015
Reviewed 8 June 2017

As always KFC is finger lickin' good. This being the first and the original cafe of Harland Sanders. The museum had an original kitchen setting for viewing and looking back to the time when Col. Sanders worked here. There were other memorabilia as well. A...More

Thank ritadugan
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3 November 2016|
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Response from Ed M | Reviewed this property |
Regular menu, no buffet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 US Highway 25 W, Corbin, KY 40701-4526
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-528-2163
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