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The Alcove Restaurant & Lounge

116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
+1 740-392-3076
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (16 reviews)
“salmon” (12 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Haven't been to Mount Vernon in years. Used to look forward to eating at the Alcove. Extensively remodeled. Very comfortable. Had a good lunch.

Thank jakeanddolly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had reservations for 5 and seated promptly. We had a nice round table in the back. We started with the awesome meat and cheeseboard appetizer, then to the wedge salads which they split for us. For dinner four in our group had the prime...More

Thank Cranbog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu posted by Trip Advisor is out of date, both with regard to prices and selections Be sure you go to the Alcove website menu for the current info. Our experience was great, other than the hostess forgetting about us waiting for a table...More

Thank cbuk0wski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on our anniversary, made a reservation as well. Got there early so we sat at the bar until our table was ready. There was a mishap and they didn't have a table ready for 30 minutes past our reservation and when they did...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have visited the Alcove a few times since they reopened and this was probably the best experience we've had! The food was exceptional and the service was outstanding. Our waitress Madi was absolutely on the ball! Every time our drinks were...More

Thank KyleinOhio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food and service in the restaurant was outstanding. This is a great fine dining place in a small city. The reason we did not give it a higher rating was the lounge staff. We stopped in the lounge for after dinner cocktails. We sat...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I was looking for someplace special to surprise my wife on her birthday and was looking for a top rated restaurant that was new and unique to us. I found the Alcove online and being in Mt. Vernon, it is someplace we had never been....More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Recently renovated and high end training of staff by famous chef from Columbus. Great food and ambiance , professional presentation. After having dinner here on a Friday night we convinced friends to return Saturday for lunch. Scallops cooked perfectly, one of the best French Onion...More

Thank coder01
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

A great menu, great service and great decor in this renovated landmark. Very broad menu with something that will satisfy your palate. For lunch, my favorite is the French dip prime rib. The fries are fantastic. Dinner menu may be a little pricey but the...More

Thank lensattic
Reviewed 10 November 2017

we celebrated a friend of ours birthday they have two rooms that seats 8 and it is a private area our server Sara was excellent one of the best I ever had everyone loved what they had the food was delicious they also do dinner...More

Thank charles c
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19 December 2016|
Response from JvanF | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, you have to ask them. They are closed for a while for renovation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 740-392-3076
  • E-mail
Founded in 1911 as a small ice cream and candy shop in the heart of downtown Mount Vernon, Ohio, The Alcove Restaurant strives to serve the finest in dining experiences in Central Ohio. Using the finest of ingredients, our diverse menus including Italian favorites, delicious salads, and our signature Prime Rib of Beef, you will be sure to find something you enjoy! Join us in our spacious dining room today to Experience Casual Elegance!
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