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La Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe

7607 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-6123
+1 301-215-9142
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7607 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-6123
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Bethesda for 6 days, we ate at La Madeleine twice, once for lunch and once for dinner. Compared to many of the restaurants nearby, their prices were very reasonable and the food was freshly prepared and very tasty. Their soups and salads are...More

Thank NV_Travelers_77
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I was in Bethesda for 3 days and at 2 breakfasts and 1 lunch here. The food is predictably good as all La Madeleine's are. The service was exemplary. My friend dropped some food on the floor and staff quickly cleaned it up, was very...More

Thank SusanDFW
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I was taken aback by Daily Grill's prices; I guess you pay for the convenience of access next to the metro station and the Hyatt hotel. Just a block away is this wonderful old world style cafe. I tried their Cafe Sampler which included a...More

Thank LightPro
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We came for breakfast this morning. More like a deli with counter service although it has a full menu. We ordered a country French breakfast and an American breakfast with coffee. Eggs, bacon, tomato slices, croissant and the French breakfast came with some jazzed up...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

French simple fare in a clean environment, good coffee and omelette for breakfast and good soups and salads at lunchtime. A variety of pastries to end.

Thank EyesRus
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I always go to La Madeleine when I am looking for a really tasty salad. I love their wild Field Green Salad with Cranberries and Pecans, Roasted Chicken and Balsamic Vinegar Dressing. I also am a tea aficionado and I love their fresh brewed Mango...More

Thank SimonSaysHouston
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I'd heard good things about this bakery and wanted to give it a try, so I came here for lunch on my afternoon off. The food is delicious and reasonably priced given the quality of the food. The staff seem to all speak French natively,...More

Thank dustythoughts
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I love the almond croissant at la Madeleine with a cup of tea. Sometimes I bike across town just to have the croissant. I also enjoy coming here for lunch or breakfast with a friend, family member or even a student. i have been going...More

Thank AKT301
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We drove an hour out of the way to satisfy the craving (it wasn't that many miles, but in NORVA, driving anywhere takes forever...) because I got hooked on La Madeleine when my sister lived in Reston. This location looks like that one, but the...More

Thank blacksteps2017
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Nice touch, you are greeted in French, with a "Bonjour", upon entering! Service is quick, food is fresh, and tasty. Small cafe, sometimes full. Best items, home-made tasting soups, sandwiches, omelets, crepes, wine, ice tea, decent coffee, a variety of fresh made desserts. They make...More

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16 August 2015|
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Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
They do have gift cards. It makes a wonderful gift as atmosphere and food and service are excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7607 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-6123
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-215-9142
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