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9th St. Grill - CLOSED

222 S 9th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-4202
+1 618-244-1190
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
18 Feb 2015
“Unfortunately it is now permanently closed.”
9 Jul 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
222 S 9th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-4202
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Reviewed March 4, 2014

Hands down the best restaurant in town. It's a couple of miles east of interstate 57 away from the hotels, but worth the trip. Try the bison burger for lunch and you can never go wrong with the pasta dish called the gambit either. Great...More

Thank LtColBuckRobley
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Always good food! Has a varied selection on the menu for every ones taste. Service is good and the server knows the menu.

Thank andy1210
Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here for a weekday lunch. I had the Monte Carlo Chicken Sandwich and the potato soup. The sandwich was huge! The bread was made on site and delicious. Service was great as well. I am not in Mt. Vernon often, but would certainly...More

Thank MOGrl79
Reviewed February 1, 2014

We go here often. Food is delicious, and the atmosphere is cozy intimate. Very nice place- staff is very attentive. A must in Mt. Vernon!

Thank alitton5
Reviewed December 26, 2013

We stopped at the 9th St. Grill because of the listing in the AAA book and boy we were sure glad we did., I had the Blackened Salmon and my wife had the Tilapia and they were both top rate. The black beans that came...More

Thank GreeleyJoe
Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

Most of their business is pass through, but who cares, just stop. Best bison burger, portobello and blue cheese burger, and oh, do yourself a favor, get the hummus plate. Best. Evah.

Thank VS3
Reviewed November 6, 2013

9th Street Grill was our gastronomic introduction to Mount Vernon and we were certainly made to feel very welcome. There is nothing fancy about the decor of this restaurant, but it is a community favourite. The staff were friendly and attentive and the food was...More

Thank AllanRNorth Las Vegas
Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed everything I got, as did everyone in my party. Good service and high quality food. The fresh bread was the best! Good pasta as well.

Thank Ben W
Reviewed October 10, 2013

In another market this place wouldn't be so highly regarded. We dropped $110 on the credit card for a steak and a beef tip plate. The bruschetta had so much raw garlic that it was inedible. Meat was decent, but not any better than a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed October 8, 2013

I found this restaurant thru Trip Advisor. We like to eat at local places and gave this place try. Wow. Great food. My companion had chicken parm and i had the special which was a pork loin dish. Both dishes were just delicious and we...More

Thank Love2roamKC
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 S 9th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-4202
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-244-1190
This locally owned eatery features a European and Mediterranean influenced menu with weekly specials and locally sourced produce in season. Enjoy a cocktail in our comfortable dining room, while browsing the local artist's work on our walls. We'll be happy to guide you through a delicious meal - from our fresh home-made hummus to a rich creme brulee. You'll be glad you stopped in!
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