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The Alcove Restaurant & Lounge

116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
+1 740-392-3076
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (18 reviews)
“salmon” (13 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We needed a place to gather after a family funeral for a meal and a place to do an Irish toast. The staff at the Alcove helped to prepare a buffet of the most delicious food for over thirty family members. Many family members were...More

Thank morsborn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We last visited the Alcove four years ago, and they have done serious renovations since then. The ambiance is nice, and the food (mostly standard supper club fare) is good. I had the prime rib and my husband had the lamb chops. Both came with...More

Thank Terri M
Reviewed March 30, 2018

We had eight people so we got a private room, which is good because we enjoy having fun. It helped that our waitress , Bridgett was just as much fun as all of us. It made a fun night. Five of the party had beef...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018

My friend and I were in town to spend the night, do a little shopping and celebrate her birthday. We stopped and asked where a good restaurant was in town and they suggested The Alcove. From the moment we walked in I knew it was...More

Thank Tigercar5
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Starting with a wonderful glass of Cabernet and warm atmosphere, my colleagues and I were treated to wonderful soups, salads and great entrees followed by a great dessert. I had a house salad with a special vinaigrette and a pork tenderloin that was a house...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Came in January with 3 girlfriends. Great food and atmosphere. Had the prime rib dinner. Service was prompt and courteous.

Thank Angela F
Reviewed March 2, 2018

A mix of quiet, old-world charm with delicious food and friendly service, the Alcove was a charming find in this small town in Ohio. The menu is quite varied, offering choices from burgers to steaks and seafood. I ordered the roasted chicken dinner, which came...More

Thank Sandi P
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A great place to have that special dinner. Beautifully remodeled. The food was very good but, a bit on the costly side. Service was excellent.

Thank rebeccasigler
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Haven't been to Mount Vernon in years. Used to look forward to eating at the Alcove. Extensively remodeled. Very comfortable. Had a good lunch.

Thank jakeanddolly
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We had reservations for 5 and seated promptly. We had a nice round table in the back. We started with the awesome meat and cheeseboard appetizer, then to the wedge salads which they split for us. For dinner four in our group had the prime...More

Thank Cranbog
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December 18, 2016|
Response from JvanF | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, you have to ask them. They are closed for a while for renovation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 S Main St, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-3387
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 740-392-3076
  • E-mail
Founded in 1911 as a small ice cream and candy shop in the heart of downtown Mount Vernon, Ohio, The Alcove Restaurant strives to serve the finest in dining experiences in Central Ohio. Using the finest of ingredients, our diverse menus including Italian favorites, delicious salads, and our signature Prime Rib of Beef, you will be sure to find something you enjoy! Join us in our spacious dining room today to Experience Casual Elegance!
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