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Mount Vernon Restaurant

14 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-3339
+1 617-666-4805
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“popovers” (13 reviews)
“prime rib” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-3339
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has very old decor but the best food. The popover was great....if they gave me another one I may not have been able to not eat it. Prices for the amount of food you get very fair. I absolutely have a second meal....and...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Came here with 8 friends last weekend for dinner. Marty was super welcoming and arranged a table for nine in a back room. Perfect for catching up with friends. Expansive menu with lots of appetizing dishes, something for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. Ordered onion...More

Thank Saranger
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The Mount Vernon has been around for something like 80 years. And even though we've lived in the area for almost three decades, we'd never been there. It's divided up into a bar/lounge, a dining room, and they also have a function room or two....More

Thank Filmprof
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

At the end of a long day we popped in for an evening meal and were really surprised by the meal we had. On the surface it looked a very ordinary dinner but this was anything but. The atmosphere was low key but the meal...More

Thank readersFolkestone
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Staying at the Holiday Inn in the suburbs of Boston, I could not face the long treck to the centre after a long days work. Strolled down the street and found this place. A very quiet Wednesday nght so the sernice was very prompt. Good...More

Thank mrbigglestvr
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We noticed right away that this was a place that locals go. It's the type of restaurant that has been open for years and has had the same employees for years. They know the customers and the customers know them. It's definitely your local mom...More

Thank Ljcopple
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Been going for years and always enjoyed twin lobsters and other food items. We are so lucky to have such a great place in Boston area.

Thank joanne418
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on the way north after flying into Boston Logan. The trip advisor reviews of mount Vernon were good and it is just off I93, so we decided to try. Such luck!! The food was delicious. We had the chowder and lobster...More

1  Thank feedawg
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Using Somerville as a half way point for our families to meet, we decided on gathering for a meal at the Mt Vernon Restaurant. We have gone by it many, no zillions, of times on our way into Boston. We always wondered about the food...More

1  Thank Riverlov
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The Smaller Prime was more than I could handle at lunch. Pleasant atmosphere & staff. Good food. Parking in back.

Thank Anna T
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4 May 2017|
Response from Anna T | Reviewed this property |
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Elaine C
17 September 2016|
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Response from Barry D | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about Saturday nights, but they always seem to have a twin lobster meal on the specials board when I go there.
14 September 2016|
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They have a Facebook page, and a web site. Mount Vernon Restaurant, Somerville, Massachusetts 02145 just cut and paste the above name and address in your search engine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-3339
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-666-4805
  • E-mail
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