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High Restaurant - CLOSED

1 W. High Street, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3282
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
4 Mar 2014
“This is now Athens Greek”
29 May 2013
“Great Value-Great Food-Best Breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, American, Greek, Diner
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1 W. High Street, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3282
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Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

Don't be scared off by the recent change. This is now Athens Greek restaurant which is owned by the same people as the Southside. The food is delicious and the service is friendly. It is also BYOB which is a great cost saver. I love...More

Thank Guy H
Reviewed 30 May 2013 via mobile

I have become a regular at this nice little restaurant. As a diner, its only flaws are location/parking and the reputation it had in the past. Nicely remodeled, it is a clean and tidy place to dine. The staff is pretty good at balancing attention...More

Thank snowdogbilly
Reviewed 26 March 2013

We used to go to this place a long time ago, and were curious about the "new" owners. We went for breakfast on a weekend, and were very pleasantly surprised. It's a diner, so it's not fancy, but the people are very friendly; the service...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 14 January 2013

The places was just nasty. The food was horrible. The staff was standing in the middle of the place eating food and all the staff was eating off one plate while people were trying to get their own food. The place was dirty. I will...More

Thank firefighter_1725
Reviewed 15 December 2012 via mobile

I was in town for graduation from MVNU and we picked The High from the list on our GPS. Walked into to a cute blast from the past. Our server was friendly and helpful. She suggested the special, a meatloaf sandwich (homemade) and fries. It...More

Thank CheriS0913
Reviewed 20 August 2012

I have not been here for 40 years. The restaurant is beautifully renovated, honoring the original history. The greek omlet was delicious. The wait staff was helpful and friendly. Next trip to Mount Vernon, I will definitely eat here.

1  Thank Eilleen A
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Stopped here May 2012, did not have "High" expectations. However, it was the best shredded chicken sandwhich I have had in my life, and trust me, I seek them out. The shredded chicken was homemade, not the runny stuff from a can that you will...More

Thank Cathi L
Reviewed 18 January 2012

Love this place now. Was gone for a while and this used-to-be dive has been re born! Not a place for drunken fools or morning hang-overs, but a place you can take your family. Thank you who ever did this. Will eat here again!

1  Thank FoodGuy02920
Reviewed 6 January 2012

After being closed for two years, this Mount Vernon landmark recently reopened under new management with HUGE IMPROVEMENTS all around! While the cafe food received a "very good" rating and the service was at least average or better, it is the appearance of the establishment...More

1  Thank jusme21
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  • Address: 1 W. High Street, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3282
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mount Vernon
Description
Just reopened diner December 2011 under new ownership after being closed for two years. Complete remodel and new menu! New URL unknown.
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