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Red Barn and Grill

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107 W. Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712
+1 417-466-4650
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Wellston, Oklahoma
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is cheap and really good. Service was very good. Hometown dinner, we will return. Please save room for dessert.

Thank Ethel G
Springfield, Missouri
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People are very friendly. Wonderful cinnamon rolls. Huge! Filled up a whole styrofoam to go box. They warmed it up for me even before I left to eat on the road. EXCELLENT!

Thank summerstylez09
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from Springfield, Mo. so we never eat in mt. Vernon, but today we met a friend from Texas who was in the area and had visited this restaurant in the past. A hidden unknown treasure to us. It was excellent , we had the buffet with all homemade good southern cooking, all was very good, I enjoyed the... More 

Thank Dorene S
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

My husband and I had the buffet. You get a salad bar, 3 types of soup, multiple desserts, 3 types of vegetables. There was ham, turkey catfish. We were there on the day before Thanksgiving so I think the food was geared more towards the holiday. All the food was very good. I especially liked the potato soup, carrots and... More 

Thank julie h
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

What the food lacks in real flavor, they try to make up with insanely large portions. I have eaten there three times in a six month period, ordered different things every time, and have never had a good experience. The wait staff is not very friendly or attentive, and I think they are under staffed for how big the operation... More 

Thank Emily M
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food, great service and a charming place to sit and chat. We had catfish and chicken fried steak and it was superb. We took half of it with us. The cornbread is some of the best I've had. The desserts look incredible but we didn't have room for any.

Thank Diana S
Mount Vernon
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I have visited several times and it just is too unpredictable. Sometimes the food is good, other times horrible. The service is usually not the best on any given day. To me it's not worth stopping in because you just don't know what you're going to get that day. The prices are too high for the quality of food they... More 

Thank Lisa R
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167 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This place was a quick stop on our way to Branson. I thought the regular menu item prices seemed a little high, but I didn't actually see anyone order from the menu. The big draw is the buffet. For only a dollar or two more than the menu items, they serve several meat options, soup, chili, sides, salads and DESSERT!... More 

Thank drwatson32
Wichita, Kansas
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had the BBQ buffet recently and really enjoyed the food. This was food like my grandmother made. Green beans and negotiators, pinto beans, baked beans, mashed potatoes and gravy. Meat selection were ribs, pulled pork, brisket, chicken, fried chicken, and catfish. Nothing fancy but good and filling. With hot rolls the size of saucers and pies and cakes that... More 

Thank In_Oz1014
Evening Shade, Arkansas
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

From steak to 1/2 fried chicken this place has hands down the best cooking in the area! Great, friendly hospitality that you can't beat. Lots of food, for a great price; And don't leave without trying the deserts.

Thank Dominque B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W. Mount Vernon Blvd, Mount Vernon, MO 65712
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 417-466-4650

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