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Silver Streak Restaurant & Lounge

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201 Broadway St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-5114
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Mount Vernon, Illinois
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366 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This establishment has been gone for about a year now. Food was good and so was the service. This is now the location of Trackside Restaurant.

Thank Michael H
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Silver streak has been closed and out of business for a year or more. it was a fine small restaurant with a limited menu. It has been replaced by "Trackside". Still a small neighborhood restaurant with a small bar. It is a slightly upscale menu featuring good steak and other well prepared items in the "bar food" class

Thank Bill N
Mount Vernon, Illinois
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Menu is limited but what they do is very good. They have a small space but staff is very friendly and quick. Catfish, Salmon and Steaks are top shelf.

Thank Chip F
Mount Vernon, Illinois
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91 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Ate there just before the former owner sold the property. Have been advised by those in the know that we should expect above average eats when the remodeled facility re-opens. Yes, the locals are patiently waiting.

Thank T C
Reisterstown, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

clean, not fancy, good foods, good service, fair prices, try it. it's much better than a chain restaurant.

Thank Mark H
Chicago, Illinois
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015

While visiting Mt. Vernon IL in January my family went to diner at Silver Streak. I believe we were the only out-of-towners there. The menu was diverse - steaks, sandwiches, and fish. We all had steaks - three different types - all were excellent! And they came with two sides - nice size dinner salad, huge baked potato, etc. There... More 

Thank susanne703
Mount Vernon, Illinois
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014

The italian beef was very dry with no flavor at all. The beef was fatty (what there was of it), Not very much meat at all on my sandwich. The roll was also very hard. The chicken salad had no flavor and was extremely dry. It stuck to your mouth, it was so dry. There was no grapes or nuts... More 

2 Thank doubleAsmom
Salem, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014

I use to go there all the time and felt food was good. However, The food I have received recently was not good. The Italian beef was just roast beef (Fatty) with no seasoning, the homemade chips are usually good however tasted like cooked in old oil. Left an aftertaste in your mouth. Wont be going back.

Thank Susan M
Mt. Vernon, Illinois, United States
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

My family went there for my Mom's birthday. We had a new waitress but she was very attentive and met our needs. She did return and ask how our appetizers, lunch, and drink were. I the only complaint was they don't take away the plates after we asked for boxes. (it has happened before.) Over all I would recommend the... More 

Thank Sherry F
Centralia, Illinois, United States
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

We decided to go here because my husband had seen their website. It said they were a steakhouse, seafood, and Mexican place. I wanted a steak, he wanted Mexican. When we got there, we seated ourselves and waited for one of the two waitresses working. After 5 minutes, the waitress brought us two menus and with those, came two half... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Broadway St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-5114
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?