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Mt Vernon Family Restaurant

Diner, American
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722 W Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712-1921
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Mount Vernon
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a cute little diner type place. I like them for breakfast. It is exactly what you expect from a family restaurant in a small town.

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Thank Lisa R
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
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116 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The restaurant is light and open. Perhaps 20% of the tables were occupied when we arrived for a late lunch on the road. Husband ordered a reuben sandwich which he said was exceptionally good. I didn't fare as well. I wasn't served the cup of soup which, according to my menu, was included with my meal. When I asked the... More 

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Thank 353nora
Richfield, NC
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

Went for breakfast. It seems you can't order items a la cart, even if you're willing to pay for the full entree'. So much food wasted. And the food was not great. My omelet was more than singed, not light or fluffy, greasy and flat. The biscuits and gravy were bland and could have used some seasoning. No tissue in... More 

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Thank SterlingLinx
Mount Vernon, Missouri
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

I try to write positive reviews whenever possible, but I just can't say anything very positive about this restaurant. I ordered a pork tenderloin which was the special of the day. It was greasy and tasted "off", so I could only eat a couple of bites. The sides were not much better. The restaurant didn't strike me as very clean... More 

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Thank Linda G
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We visited with a large group. Several had the chef salad which was very large and the ranch dressing was tasty. Fried chicken dinners with salad (only lettuce and tomato), hot roll, potato and ice cream for dessert were well liked. Others were also pleased with their Reuben and fried catfish dinners. Pies and cobblers looked great too. They also... More 

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Thank Cathy L
Columbus, OH
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123 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Headed westward we wanted a good, reasonable meal for lunch. The Trip Advisor reviews made this sound the spot in the area. I had one of the lunch specials: Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with a Cup of Soup. I ordered the beef noodle soup. The soup was fine, but the pork tenderloin sandwich was the real treat! It was quite large... More 

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Thank nigmal
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Stopped on a Friday night and had great service and good food! Prices were so reasonable for how much food you get. You won't leave there hungry!

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Thank Mimiwicz
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

We live locally, and this has become our favorite go to eatery. The best part is they serve breakfast anytime, and it's a big one. Priced decent as well. We will keep going back for more!

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Bedford, Ohio
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

Looks like a couple women run it and they have a cook in the back. Good amount of choices with specials. Its like a small older diner, but you can see where it was cut off of a larger operation. The diner is all that is left. Place was clean.

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Thank dolphingvp
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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89 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

It was the only restaurant open on a Sunday evening as we traveled home. Service was great. Food was average but very worth the price. We were glad to find it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Diner, American
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 722 W Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Mount Vernon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?