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4424 Fairfax Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6717
+1 618-241-9566
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Three Lakes, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, we love a good Bob Evans and seek them out on our roadtrips. All the ones near us in the Chicago area have closed. Anyway, We stopped in at this one on our way to Nashville and it did not disappoint. Good food, fast service and friendly staff. All good! Keep it up!

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Thank stltra
Houston, Texas
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is one of my favorite places to eat in Mt. Vernon. Although they serve breakfast all day, I eat here for lunch occasionally. Prices are a little above average, but its always quality food. The grilled salmon is served with broccoli that is always cooked perfect and that's hard to do! Friendly staff and quality food!

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Thank Jesse R
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast before my meeting. Not many cars in parking lot should have been a clue. Over cooked biscuits and sausages. Waitress was exceptional how and brought me property cook meal. Not what the advertising portrayed.

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Thank michael w
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66 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Bob Evans is one of my family's favorite places. I was kind of cool on the menu (my tastes, like i said, family loves it). but I feel they have expanded it in the last year. I really like the pot roast though it is a tad greasy and was a tad smaller than I remember. Although to be fair... More 

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Thank Allen Y
Kingsport, Tennessee
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great waffles and service. Really attentive service in fact even though it had just opened. Worth visiting.

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Thank TCA7076
Benton, Kentucky
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I had never been to Bob Evans for breakfast but this won't be the last time. it was an absolutely delicious meal. the variety was huge and we probably tasted almost everything. this particular Bob Evans had a very friendly waitress and the food came very quickly and we were very happy.

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Thank fallingapot
Edgerton, Wisconsin, USA
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79 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

I have always enjoyed eating at a Bob Evans restaurant, but it has been quite a few years since I had been in proximity to a Bob Evan restaurant. On a road trip with my grandsons, we eat diner at a Bob Evans in Mount Vernon, IL. I was not disappointed! My oldest grandson and I each ordered the country... More 

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Thank rtb3629
Illinois
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

The best value when using or not using coupons. The quality of the food is good to great and there is no lack of excellent service.

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Thank alotofcrapfindinganame
Woodlawn, Illinois
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108 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Good place for a meal, the food always very good. Really enjoy the fruit breads, and service is consistent.

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Thank Michael P
Cedar Rapids
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105 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

We don't have one near us so any time we see one while traveling try to stop once and this was it for our week long trip to the Smokey Mountains. Ordered breakfast in the late evening for dinner and it was perfect - hard to mess up an omelet. Server was friendly and helpful. A kid ordered from the... More 

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Thank Kim G

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4424 Fairfax Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6717
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-241-9566

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