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Cracker Barrel

4425 Fairfax Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6726
+1 618-242-9110
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“biscuits” (10 reviews)
“meatloaf” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4425 Fairfax Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6726
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always love Cracker Barrel. You know what to expect. Just plain good old fashioned meals at a reasonable price. Something on the menu for everyone in your group. Also I love the gift shop with a variety of souvenirs. Quick service with friendly staff.

Thank rgtiedeman
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Boy what a busy place and it got a bit overwhelming for the waitresses but they did everything to keep people happy while waiting for their food. Let me just say the meatloaf was sooo good. The new salad with diced Brussel sprouts and kale...More

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The servers were friendly and helpful and the food was good. It was a cold night and we enjoyed being seated near the fireplace for a bit of extra warmth. On top of that, we enjoyed browsing in the store and making a couple of...More

Thank Alicia S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This was the first time we had been to a Cracker Barrel because where we live there aren't any around. It was amazing. The biscuits were melt in your mouth and the food was just so good. I like that there was a little game...More

Thank melees_2010
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived at this Cracker Barrel on 12/18/17 at around 5:45 pm. We were seated, greeted by our waitress & she took our order............about 50 minutes later she returns to tell us that she had a large group of orders & somehow threw ours away....More

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Traveling and stopped for lunch. Baked chicken with dressing and one side $5.99! Ms Kristin C. was delightfully friendly, professionally attentive, and efficiently responsive.

1  Thank johnfjohnston
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Always busy. Seems like they always have new faces. Portions seem small for the price. Otherwise they are very friendly.

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I stopped in after a long day at work. The wait staff was super friendly and the service was incredibly fast. I usually get the chicken and dumplings with a few vegetables, all of which were served hot and fast. My tea glass never dropped...More

Thank agsutphin
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My family has been coming the Mt. Vernon Cracker Barrel consistently my entire life. The food is southern comfort, and there are plenty of delicious healthy options to choose from, as well. This location is especially busy on weekends, but servers do a great job...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Ate supper at Cr Barrel in Calvert city KY. Sat.10/21/17 service was good..food as usual was small portions and when ordering, Oh were out of that..i said it says NEW ITEM, yea we always rub out???If it is POPULAR order enough from the suppliers that...More

Thank 2017art
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4425 Fairfax Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6726
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-242-9110
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