Mount Vernon Bars & Restaurants


Lincoln Winebar


125 1st Street NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
(319) 895-9463

If you are looking for a great place to host a party, this is it. The feel is very informal and you and your group can enjoy some wine or beer while eating some of the best wood fired pizza you have ever had. As if this were not enough, adding to your experience is some amazing live music. The seating area has recently been expanded to allow a large group of people to enjoy. You are going to be impressed by everything this establishment has to offer.



Palisades Cafe


117 First St. NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
(319) 895-4041

Aren't there times that you just need to see a friendly face. Well, one step inside of this fine establishment and you will see smiles and hear hellos from every corner. The burgers are out of this world in terms of taste and quality. It is a quaint little place and relaxing in every way. The menu is varied and they always have five to six specials for you to peruse. You will want to make sure and order some burger fries with whatever you end up eating. Trust us, they are the best.



Q Dogs Bbq


895 Blairsferry Road
Marion, IA 52302
(319) 826-6667

There's no doubt in our minds that the best barbecue can be found just a short drive from Mount Vernon here at Q Dogs! This is one of those places that the BBQ aficionados tend to flock. For good reason too. There's simply not a bad choice on the menu regardless of where you look. If you're from the area, you're lucky as you can simply return time and again to get your hooks on everything. However, if you're a visitor to the area, we recommend gravitating toward one of your favorite dishes to ensure your full happiness in your limited time here.



Skillet Cafe


101 First Street NE
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
(319) 895-8540

Get ready for helpings of fresh, made to order, skillet meals. They work for breakfast, lunch and dinner. From omelettes to pastas, your favorite comfort food is listed on the menu. The staff is amazingly wonderful and will make sure that you are taken care of and treated like royalty. And keep in mind that special orders do not upset them so feel free to order your food the way you like it and you will receive your entree cooked to your specifications.



Chameleon's Pub & Grub


119 First Street W.
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
(319) 895-8654

Conveniently located in the historic downtown area, this place is well known for their craft beers and high quality food. The feel is so relaxing and there are plenty of friendly people around to make your experience that much better. If you are looking for a recommendation, we urge you to sample the tenderloin, it is so tasty that you are not going to know what to do with yourself. And their selection of top-quality micro brews are absolutely second to none.