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9th St. Grill - CLOSED

222 South Ninth Street, Mount Vernon, IL 62864
+1 618-244-1190
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
18 Feb 2015
“Unfortunately it is now permanently closed.”
9 Jul 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222 South Ninth Street, Mount Vernon, IL 62864
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2015

A restaurant we will miss, as it was a very nice bistro concept. IT HAS BEEN CLOSED FOR QUITE SOME TIME and will no re-open. The building on So. 9th Street is for sale.

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 10 July 2014

1 star because they are closed! We have been here previously.Traveled through the area about a year ago, stopped and the food was delicious. We decide to stop again this trip but upon arriving at the restaurant on July 3rd we found a Remax For...More

Thank NCC60
Reviewed 7 July 2014

This was our second visit, the food, wine and atmosphere are brilliant so sad to learn that the owners had decided to sell and that we would not be able to return.

Thank pinklady980
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Sorry to see it go...Owners relocating out of Southern IL. 9th Street Grill was a great find in Mt Vernon

2  Thank Tom N
Reviewed 19 May 2014

On a road trip from Kansas to Florida, we were passing through and Trip Advisor recommended this one. Very good. Freshly made bread served at the table. My wife had the Steak Stroganoff, which she loved and I had one of the best pizzas that...More

Thank LakelandGunner
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Being on a tight budget, it is not often that my wife and I can claim to have eaten at the best restaurant in town. Last night we did. Admittedly, the culinary competition in Mount Vernon, Illinois, is not all that keen. One other restaurant...More

Thank d35pmartin
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We had dinner there recently to celebrate a retirement of a friend. The service and food are exemplary, and I recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a great place to eat in Mt vernon, IL.!

Thank misha1035
Reviewed 9 April 2014

This is the one of the two fine dining restaurants in Mount Vernon. The food is definitely great. I am vegetarian so I either just a sandwich and soup for lunch special or a pizza or calzone for dinner. But I thoroughly enjoy my meal...More

Thank KJShah
Reviewed 25 March 2014

My wife and I stopped in to the 9th Street Grill as we made our way from St. Louis to Louisville, KY. We had high hopes based on great reviews we had read, and we can both say with 100 percent confidence that this restaurant...More

Thank Brett D
Reviewed 10 March 2014

I've had lunch and dinner at 9th st. many times and never been disappointed. Their food is prepared on sight, including their delicious home-made bread sticks. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a really good meal. It's not fast food, so...More

Thank sandraclark4
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 South Ninth Street, Mount Vernon, IL 62864
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-244-1190
This locally owned eatery features a European and Mediterranean influenced menu with weekly specials and locally sourced produce in season. Enjoy a cocktail in our comfortable dining room, while browsing the local artist's work on our walls. We'll be happy to guide you through a delicious meal - from our fresh home-made hummus to a rich creme brulee. You'll be glad you stopped in!
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