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Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, South End George Washington Memorial Parkway, Mount Vernon, VA 22309-3237
+1 703-799-6800
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“peanut soup” (108 reviews)
“turkey pie” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, South End George Washington Memorial Parkway, Mount Vernon, VA 22309-3237
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I stopped here on March 14, 2018. We ordered the skillet corn bread as an appetizer. I’m not much of a corn bread person, but this was very good! Almost a sweet cornbread. My friends each got the pork chop and a...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place with a lot of history behind it. Great food. All were cooked to order except mine was no t well done. It was immediately taken back and the manager brought out to make sure it was ok. They were extremely apologetic. Dessert was...More

Thank Jules B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this little gem. Always busy during the day with tourists, we go later in the early evening...usually before one of the many free lectures being given just across the street in the Library. I like to go the bar...the "happy hour"specials are ridiculously...More

Thank Brion B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch there in March and while reservations would have been a good idea we got right in after only a short wait in the adjacent Mount Vernon Gift Shop. The food was great and the restaurant it self was straight our of the...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I attended a wedding reception in one of their function rooms. We were surprise to see how distinguish and pleasant the place is from the receiving area to the dining hall. It somehow reminisce the era of President George Washington. The reception...More

Thank happigolacky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The peanut soup was outstanding. The ambiance is great and the staff is very attentive. If you visit the museum check out the restaurant it’s worth it.

Thank James C
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Booked over a month ago, signature event posted by the Inn. First off the food was very good as was the service. Why I’m writing is to say I was very unhappy with the two of us being put at a table in the bar...More

1  Thank Nysaao
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We been members of Mount Vernon for many years and visit the property frequently. We've gone to the Mount Vernon Inn many times but have never had really a good meal. Some of the low lights: soup and grits delivered cold. Items we've ordered haven't...More

Thank 6ocicats
Reviewed 25 January 2018

The Staff of the Inn are friendly and very accomodating. The menu is a robust one with something for everyone. The Ho Cakes with Crabmeat is a must. The Strawberry Salad is remarkable. Never had a bad meal in over 20 years of dining here....More

Thank patriciasowers
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Coming from England, nothing we ate at the restaurant was familiar to us. Fortunately that’s just what we wanted. Peanut soup, grits, jambalaya, egg nog ice-cream, turkey pie: all were very good indeed and surprising to the taste buds. The wines to accompany, all American,...More

Thank peterwP7807IU
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9 May 2017|
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Response from Ken B | Reviewed this property |
I would call and speak with the restaurant. I did so to get my reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, South End George Washington Memorial Parkway, Mount Vernon, VA 22309-3237
    (George Washington Memorial Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: There is a Metro Bus stop at the corner of the crosswalk directly in front of the Restaurant. The Metro Bus stops at Huntington Metro, the end of the Yellow Line.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 703-799-6800
  • E-mail
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