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Magnolia Cafe South

€€ - €€€American, , Cafe
1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
+1 512-445-0000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent always! I mostly get breakfast because of the lemon sour cream sauce on the magnolia omelet, not to mention the varieties of eggs benedict. My husband loves the chicken quesadillas. We've enjoyed every single meal there. The funky décor and relaxed atmosphere is also...More

Thank WishIWasHereorThere
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went during lunch time, very busy, but we got in quickly. The service was extremely great. We sat in the covered outside area, waitress Jenny, from Portland OR., gave us super service even though they were busy. Are appetizer , queso came quickly.. Follow...More

Thank 263kenj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Funky diner type place with an interesting menu. Not a huge parking lot (maybe 20 cars). Food was very tasty. I would recommend it and would definitely return again

Thank SlymanChicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome breakfast menu, great service and love the patio. Try the gingerbread pancakes...they were awesome. Everyone in the family ordered something different and it was all delicious ! Fast service and friendly staff!

Thank Carol A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been there several times. Great for breakfast or lunch. The place is very busy so be prepared to wait. It's busy because it's good.

Thank Q7970YVjohnc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for dinner on way to Austin evening drive through town. Great down home food and great service.

Thank DanWaileaMaui
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jam-packed with people on a weekend morning , it's not for the faint of heart. There's free coffee while you wait if you can squeeze yourself over to grab some. Once seated the ordering and food delivery was fairly quick. I ordered yogurt & granola...More

Thank alltraveln0w0rk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and food. Short wait on a busy Saturday morning. Friendly and attentive service. Flaco Taco was rather large. Glad I only ordered 1. Gingerbread pancakes were wonderful!

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love that this place is open 24 hours! Made it easy to stop in for a delicious breakfast before driving to San Antonio. The huevos rancheros were delish, as was the breakfast fajita (eggs, bacon, cheese & avocado). Also tasty - the gingerbread pancakes! Parking...More

Thank jenncha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy Magnolias for a late night breakfast adventure. Food is great, they're always busy but wait staff is always friendly and food is served in decent time especially when they are packed. They also have healthy menu choices as well. Will be back soon!

Thank Shelly W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-445-0000
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