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Mount Vernon Restaurant

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14 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-3339
+1 617-666-4805
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Everett, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

one of the best meals i have had in a long time. food is great and so is the service. would recommend

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Thank sportie84
Lagos, Portugal
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166 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for the lobster twins. Nice bar; neighborhood vibe, Great waitress, Tails were fine and a good value.

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Thank Chipol
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a prime rib late lunch. Had to bring some home too. Nice large bar and booths around the room and the service was excellent.

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Thank Anna T
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best local restaurants in Somerville. The food is amazing, the Lobster ravioli is one of my favorite plates. All the staff are very friendly and efficient.

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Thank Dani F
Salem, New Hampshire
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I took my Grandson to Boston Nd we stopped at Mount Vernon for lunch. The service was exemplary and the food delicious. I recommend it.

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Thank jimd1347
Medford, Massachusetts
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times - and have never had a bad experience. It is ALWAYS crowded - it is a family favorite type restaurant - the food isn't gourmet incredible - but it is ALWAYS good - there are no surprises. The wait staff have always proved to be endlessly patient, knowledgeable about the specials and... More 

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Thank Sara-Elisebeth F
Memphis, Tennessee
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I  stumbled  upon a groupon  for  this  restaurant  and decided to give it a try. I ended up  getting stuffed crab mushrooms, calamari, and clam chowder.  Everything  was good the people were friendly and atmosphere  was clean. I recommend this place, look for a groupon  and save money. I took my  order to go since I was headed back to ... More 

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Thank MarieClaire901
Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The write-up for this restaurant sounded so cozy and old-fashioned...fireplaces (not working), "swank" (not), unexpected ambience (yes, like a local joint). We had a wonderful waitress, and the food was good, not great. I enjoyed a delicious piece of fish, served with olive-green canned peas! The popovers were quite good. This place is a great neighborhood meeting place, but not... More 

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Thank yoginiliz
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

!!!!!!THEY AUTO CHARGE 20% TIPS!!!!!!! !!!AND THEY SERVE COLD TWIN LOBSTERS!!! I used to like here and I always brought my friends to here. This was the first time my family visited Boston and I was really excited to bring them here. But it turned out I was wrong. When the lobsters were served, they were cold. It's not "... More 

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493 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Although my first impression was it's not a real fancy restaurant, it makes up for it in the GREAT tasting lobsta!!! I had to try the lobsta for $22.00 a pound and it was VERY VERY good!!! You get two of them freshly boiled. The very friendly waitress even game me a refresher course on how to properly eat them😀.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-3339
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-666-4805

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