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Mt Vernon Family Restaurant

722 W Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712-1921
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
21 Oct 2017
“Down Home Food in a Cheerful Setting”
15 Oct 2017
“The Best Chicken Fried Chicken”
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Diner, American
722 W Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712-1921
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Just take business route 44 off I-44 from either direction and you'll spot this classic family-oriented diner on a bit of a hill on the south side of the road. Spacious, airy, friendly. Minimal décor; maximum emphasis on home-style food. The food is made fresh...More

Thank Dave11974
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Took a detour on our way to Big Cedar and found this little dining gem. We both raved over our meals and both agree the chicken fried chicken is the best ever. This family restaurant will definitely be on our list of must stop on...More

Thank shelly d
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I have written about 20 reviews for trip advisers. This is the only place I have been that I feel should be on Dinners, Drive In's and Dives. I was caught off guard when I first walked in this place. I thought a family reunion...More

Thank Dan H
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.

Thank Lisa R
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...More

Thank 353nora
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....More

Thank SterlingLinx
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...More

Thank Linda G
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...More

Thank Cathy L
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...More

Thank nigmal
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!

Thank Mimiwicz
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Diner, American
Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 722 W Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Mount Vernon
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