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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” (116 reviews)
“club sandwich” (14 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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Each year, I travel to Mount Vernon for a history tour. The Inn provides a terrific lunch option and is a wonderful place to sit down, rest, and recharge with a delicious meal after wandering the property all morning. The food is well prepared, expertly...More

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The peanut/chestnut soup was excellent. Bread pudding was fair. The staff were very nice. Walked right in. Most wait staff were older individuals, so I guess the establishment provides retirees with part time jobs, which I happy for.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant was an excellent place to eat lunch while visiting historic Mount Vernon. We arrived early, took a tour, walked the grounds, visited the colonial market, and then had a great lunch. Check there hours as we found today that they...More

Thank GoodTurnDaily
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere was colonial, the staff friendly, but what you come here for-the food was sadly awful. We ordered the french onion soup, their famous peanut waterchest nut soup (thankful only cups vs bowls)& the crab dip as appetizers. The soups were awful, so much...More

Thank patcook52
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance was charming and the food reasonably priced given the fact Mt Vernon is a well known tourist attraction. The service was helpful and accommodating.

Thank bathtravel123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To begin let me say that Dorothy and Brenda truly made our late lunch a pleasure! The peanut soup and the Inns version of Onion soup were both amazing! We could have stopped there and been sated for the evening but could not resist trying...More

Thank H20T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch here after a morning of walking around Mount Vernon. The menu is varied and enticing. The food is excellent. We had very good service and a great experience.

Thank HolyCityTravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long day at Mt. Vernon, we decided to eat before getting back into the car. We were very surprised at how good the food was at a "tourist" site. Very happy that we chose to eat here. Good food, great service and reasonable...More

Thank dmbchs65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long visit this was a nice place to stop for a bite to eat. Decorated with Washington wallpaper, old fashioned style dish ware. It was nice, comfortable and was good food. Service was very nice, fast and food was hot. They served breakfast...More

Thank Blake A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oftentimes food service related to tour sites are mediocre so we were pleasantly surprised by the high quality meal served here for a late lunch. Server was attentive, food was served hot, and did not disappoint. The Jambalaya was excellent. Would also recommend the corn...More

Thank Bagpipemarshall
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September 8, 2018|
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Response from Poingdexter | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the venue directly. Special diets are not normally posted, anywhere. We just went to Flying Fish in Myrtle Beach. Comment at bottom of menu for special diets. When asked the waiter brought our a huge... More
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Fiona H | Reviewed this property |
Even though we were there in low season it is not inexpensive. However it is nice.
May 8, 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
$10 - $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
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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