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Wilkey's Cafe at Mt. Vernon Airport

100 Aviation Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6694
+1 618-242-1050
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
6 Sep 2017
“Excellent experience”
24 Jan 2016
“Fly or Drive”
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100 Aviation Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6694
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great food. Very pleasant atmosphere. Friendly owner who cares about his customers. Great options of food. Helpful staff.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

As a pilot, I wish more airports had a restaurant, it would increase airport traffic. But, I also understand it is expensive to operate. Wilkey's has good food, buffet style, you can get satisfied.

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 16 January 2016

How can you serve Ham & Beans in So IL and not have Corn Bread???? Most of the buffet was fresh tasting. They had failed to turn the ice cream machine on. That was a wait for...but they are friendly.

Thank T C
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Great buffet, excellent salad fixings, both cold and hot entries, great bread, fantastic deserts! Staff was really friendly!

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 24 June 2015

I was raised right behind the airport and wanted to see if the food was still good. It was! How the airport has changed since I left in 1967. However, I had been back and dined their with my parents on trips back home. The...More

1  Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We were in the middle of a long drive and looking for some "home cookin" on a Sunday afternoon. It was near the end of their serving. The buffet reflected the lateness of the hour. However, everything we tasted was very good--prepared on site. Fried...More

Thank ARDressler
Reviewed 24 October 2014

we flew in to meet some friends for lunch today. It was our first time at Wilkey's. I thought the buffet was food. Very good salad bar, nice choices at the buffet and they had a desert bar. The staff was friendly and the service...More

3  Thank Piper87C
Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

The food looked like it had been sitting out on the buffet all day. We were the only ones in the restaurant at dinner time. Too expensive for old food. They should go to ordering off the menu with the lack of a crowd for...More

1  Thank Siwasher1993
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Aviation Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6694
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-242-1050
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