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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” (26 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
500 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3104
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1 - 10 of 560 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a dinner crepe and soup. Both were well prepared and tasted good. We were not overwhelmed, but the food was solid and priced competitively for the area.

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee and pastries. Outdoor seating is comfortable and a good place to people watch. Service was friendly and fast.

Thank UNLVLawRebel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast there every morning. Very popular place on the weekend. Great range of choice of cooked meals

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is a gem and offers a welcome change from the usual hamburger, cheese and fries so widely offered in most eating-places. There is an abundance of fresh baking, including cookies and muffins, as well as a great range of lovely fresh crepes and salads....More

Thank Silver70s
Reviewed 17 September 2017 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 15 September 2017

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 11 September 2017

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 4 September 2017 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

1  Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 28 August 2017

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 18 August 2017

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

1  Thank Michael M
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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
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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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