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Modern American in Mt Vernon

Big Grove Brewery

Hits a home run with cliché-busting takes on Iowa comfort food that's seasonal, locally sourced and great alongside its home-brewed beers. Located 10 miles south of Mt Vernon in neighboring Solon.
Shopping Center in Mt Vernon

Old School Shops

Peruse the old classrooms of this former high school, and you'll find art, antiques, sweets and vintage clothes.