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Best things to do in Mount Vernon

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Miscellaneous Shop
“Mt. Vernon - local food coop with great deli and fresh organic food options.”
14 locals recommend
Park
“Well maintained trail system & the sunsets are spectacular from the viewpoint.”
10 locals recommend
Café
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“Best local brunch option, great food and atmosphere! (They serve a mean lunch, too.) My girlfriends and I go here for brunch every couple of months. Be sure to check out the store next door too, super cute stuff! :)”
7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great options for beer choices and a full menu. Nice atmosphere and outdoor seating is available. ”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great local food fare. They have a full wine bar and local craft beer. Plus cocktails. Wonderful place for pastries and coffee in the morning or a lunch and/or dinner. ”
6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“They have about everything you would want. It is about 1 mile east of Highland Garden House, on Division.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Its a cute little neighborhood restaurant with great food and friendly wait staff.”
4 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The closest hospital but there are several walk-in clinics available too. Check which are closest to where you are when you need medical attention.”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“AUTHENTIC Italian cuisine - to die for, put simply. If you love Italian food you don't want to miss visiting this place! Pro tip - Locals love the 'sunset special' - four courses (app, soup/salad, main, dessert) for $18.95. ”
2 locals recommend
Gym
3 locals recommend
Bus Station
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
Bar
2 locals recommend
Park
“some of the best playgrounds in Mount Vernon. Right across the street. Also, tennis, basketball, and pickle ball courts, and fun local activities like the Kiwanis salmon bbq during the tulip festival. ”
1 local recommends