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LA Madeleine French Bakery

500 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3104
+1 703-739-2854
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (35 reviews)
“pastry” (29 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:30All hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
500 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3104
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A little French cafe was what we were told. It is nothing but an American cafeteria. It's like being in school with the rude lunch ladies.

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is one where you order your food as you walk down a line. They have great choices of soups salads and sandwiches. There is also a take out bakery up front where deliciousness abounds. I recommend it.

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watch out when you pay cash because the American African cashier tries to steal money from you. I have been cut off eating several times when I was ther last Sunday because I was trying to retern back my money from him. that bothered me...More

Thank alisakhore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I give this place credit for being open on Labor Day, however that's pretty much all the credit they'll get. Went there for breakfast this morning and it took almost an hour to get our food. As it turns out, they were running very, very...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast. Greasier than a diner. But I guess that's France. A bit overpriced for wat you get. Everything in Alexandria is overpriced, but that's OK if quality is there.

Thank lislian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The french onion soup was just and the sandwich I had was almost inedible. Very pricey too, so skip this place with so many other options in Alexandria

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The service was abysmal, from cashier to management. There was a complete lack of interest in customer service or getting our order right. The food was just average, nothing special, so I would say skip it and go to Bread and Chocolate up the street.

Thank Susan116
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Well prepared. Desserts are especially attractive and tasty. Try the soups with a piece of quiche.

Thank Philip D. C
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Certainly good food. Loved the Strawberry romanoff and French toast. Nice bakery selection as well. Staff wasn't overly friendly but average.

Thank Suebee0834
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Typical crappy day old chain food. Nothing fresh. I'd say it overpriced based on food quality. This is a skip for sure.

Thank kayakgirl75
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I would not recommend it given the overall layout of the restaurant. No real privacy ...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-739-2854
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