Drinks: La Fuente Mexican Restaurant
222 S 9th St, Mt Vernon, IL 62864
For your first Mexican stop, head to La Fuente on 9th St. for drinks! Choose margaritas, beer, or wine. Share a large pitcher of strawberry margaritas or order a glass of sangria or rose. They also carry a selection of Budweiser, Busch, Miller and Coors Lite.
Appetizers: La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
901 Prairie Ave, Mt Vernon, IL 62864
Entrée: Agave Mexican Restaurant
300 S 44th St, Mt Vernon, IL 62864
Best of luck deciding on your delicious main entrée from Agave Mexican Restaurant! They offer Mexican dish staples such as enchiladas, fajitas, quesadillas, chimichangas, and burritos. Other authentic entrees include carnitas, pollo over rice, charbroiled ribeye with ranchero sauce, grilled tilapia, fish tacos, and salad bowls. If it’s a nice evening, sit outside on their expansive patio.
Dessert: El Rancherito Mexican Restaurant
4303 Broadway St, Mt Vernon, IL 62864
Make room for your final stop on your Mexican in Mt. Vernon journey, El Rancherito! Just like Agave, you can enjoy your dessert outdoors on their lit patio. Treat yourself to fried ice cream, fried cheesecake, traditional churros, flan, or sopapilla with ice cream.