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Lone Star Steakhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
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333 Potomac Blvd, Ste A, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-9631
+1 618-244-7827
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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140 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Typical chain restaurant. Food was good. My concern was that the restaurant served us our soup then quickly after served our meal before we finished soup.

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Manhattan, Kansas
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first time in Mt. Vernon and this Lone Star. Food was outstanding as it is at other Lone Stars. The service was excellent. I really like their steaks, and my wife really likes their chicken tenders and salad. Baked sweet potatoes are always good, mashed potatoes excellent. Heck, we really liked this place. Right next to motel row on... More 

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Thank Kenrubicon
Mount Vernon, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like the Lone Star very much. The food is good and Steak cooked just way liked. The sandwiches also very good, The Chicken sandwich w/bacon & swiss cheese on whole grain bun and their classic hamburger. There baked sweet potato is the best around!!!

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Thank William G
RIDGWAY
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a steak, baked potato, and salad, excellent! Daughter had the bourbon salmon with rice and broccoli and cheese. For dessert we had the chocolate mousse cake and it was delicious, highly recommend this place if you stay in Mt Vernon Illinois!!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has really undergone a positive change in the last few years. Gone is the peanut shell covered floor and the (sometimes) loud music. From a very average or 'so-so' steak place it has evolved into a nice family restaurant with speedy and friendly servers. For our Valentine's Day celebration I selected the steak medallions with shrimp in a... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Closest restaurant to my hotel, none of which had very good reviews. I chose wrong. This place will not be open a year from now. No ambiance, no employee enthusiasm, horrible parking situation at the end of a strip center and then the food quality. It didn't exist. Salad wedge was the best part of the meal. 4 wine choices... More 

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Rutledge, Tennessee
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37 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Had dinner with some friends here and we were all disappointed. The food was terrible and pricey. Service was good, but definitely not worth the money. Everyone left hungry!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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139 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

when you see lone star you can always count on a great steak called in from my hotel room person was pleasant and very helpful steak was good potato was hot salad was cold got all the condiments all in all a great place ....thank you guys

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Thank WILLI1993
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

You show up more than once, someone will know your name and remember you. Great mellow bar atmosphere with super comfy bar stools (best seat in the house, or anywhere else in Mt Vernon) and fun, engaging bar staff. Food is great. On the rare occasions it isn't perfect, its always fixed, super quick, and delivered back by the manager... More 

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Willards, Maryland
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We've been to quite a few Lone Star restaurants in the past and found this one as pleasing as the others, both in service and quality of food. The wait staff was very busy but very attentive. Our food (both of us ordered steak) was good and prepared in a timely fashion.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Potomac Blvd, Ste A, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-9631
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-244-7827

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?