Corbin’s Burger Week kicks off on June 11.
Seven locally owned and operated restaurants have created a unique burger that they believe will bring home the Burger Week travelling trophy.
The restaurants are selling the burgers for $5.
The burgers in this years competition are:
2700 Cumberland Falls Hwy
Hours: Wed-Sat 11am – 9pm; Sun 11am – 7pm; Mon & Tues-Closed
Burger: The Bubby’s Breakfast Cheeseburger – ½ pound ground beef patty topped with cheese hashbrowns, eggs and bacon served with tots
306 S. Main St
Hours: Thurs 5pm- 9pm; Fri & Sat 5pm-10pm
Burger: The Juicy Lucy Burger-All beef patty stuffed with good ole’ American Cheese and topped with house-made Bacon Jam
Depot on Main:
101 N. Main St
Hours: Mon-Thurs 11am – 10pm; Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
Burger: Slaw Me Down Burger-Ground pork and beef patty topped with cheddar cheese, a fennel and cabbage slow and garlic aioli sauce
208 S. Main St
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30am – 10:30pm; Sat 8am-11pm; Sun 10am-10pm
Burger: The Dixie Squealer-6oz ground beef patty mixed with 3oz chopped hickory bacon and seasonings topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle and mayonnaise and served on a buttered toasted bun
John Evans Jack
2665 Cumberland Falls Hwy
Hours: Mon-Thurs 11am-9pm; Fri & Sat 11am-10pm; Sun 11am-9pm
Burger: The Holy Mac- All beef patty topped with grilled macaroni and cheese, grilled onions and mushrooms, tomato and a house-made bourbon sauce
313 S. Main St
Hours: Tues & Wed 11am-3pm; Thursday & Friday 11am-3pm & 5pm-9pm; Sat 5pm- 9pm; Sun & Monday- Closed
Burger: Trooper Burger-Secret recipe patty containing a mixture of four different meats topped with bacon, egg and cheese
Wrigley Taproom & Eatery:
207 S. Main St
Hours: Tues-Thurs 11am – 10pm; Fri & Sat 11am –12am; Mon & Sun-Closed
Burger: The Farm Burger- Faulkner Bent Farm beef patty smothered in Country Boy Beer Cheese and topped with Crispy Tobacco Straw Onions served on a House-made Black Sesame Brioche Bun
Burger Week is an opportunity to, “highlight local business,” said Maggie Kriebel, Corbin Tourism Director. It’s a chance to, “showcase some of the talent and unique creations we have in Corbin.”
Kriebel said that Corbin Tourism hopes events like this will make Corbin a food destination.
This year’s Burger Week is different than years past because the winner will be based on the people’s choice. Individuals can go online to vote for their favorite burger. The winner will receive a travelling trophy.
Burger Week ends June 16. You can vote for your favorite burger at http://www.corbinkytourism.com/.