We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Madeleine

122 Priory Road | Lynnwood Ridge, Pretoria, South Africa
(+27+12) 361 3667
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 328 Restaurants in Pretoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Bistro
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: At La Madeleine we invite you to savour the wonderful world of bistronomy where classic French and Belgian cuisine de terroir country recipes are combined with high skill bistronomic techniques at affordable prices.
Write a Review

104 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    69
    18
    8
    6
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Groblersdal, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Amazing experience Daniel the owner is one of the most Charming host, best food i have ever had in my life, can't wait for our Government function in October

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pretoria, South Africa
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We had a great time at La Madeleine for our 3 year wedding anniversary! Romantic ambiance and great food! Worth every penny!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Danielle, (the proprietor) has been preparing excellent food for years. My wife and I have been following him since the days that he had his restaurant near Advocates chambers. And then to Sunnyside. And then to Lynnwood. But we are not regular customers. We reserve visits for special occasions, and treat ourselves.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is good the place has got nice atmosphere, the service is what you expect and it has a great buzz to it

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Everything just perfect. Can recommend to anyone that can appreciate a good meal with atmosphere and outstanding service

Was this review helpful? Yes
Centurion, South Africa
Top Contributor
176 reviews 176 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My husband and I had the absolute pleasure of dining at La Madeleine on many occasions. This restaurant takes its name from the shell shaped Madeleine biscuit of which French writer Marcel Proust once wrote "that it invades the senses with exquisite pleasure". That is exactly what you can expect at La Madeleine! Chef-patron Daniel Leusch is a master of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Iv been to many good restaurants but La Madeleine is amazing! The food is superb and the hospitality on the same level. It is a bit pricey but it is worth it!! Please please please do yourself a favour and go there! You will not be disappointed!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pretoria, South Africa
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

The service was good. There is no physical menu and the waiter had to repeat the choices a few times before we could decide. The restaurant is cosy with a warm fire in winter. The food is well prepared with perfect flavours. I can recommend for the food connoisseurs.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Middelburg, South Africa
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Although on the expensive side, it was a wonderful evening. The service was excellent, the waiters friendly and professional. The food was excellent and presented beautifully. Well worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

After trying one after another of those up-market shopping mall restaurants, we finally made our way here. The service was stellar -truly professional, friendly, and not insanely subservient, like too many places here. The food was excellent - great fresh King prawns from Mozambique, excellent mussel appetizer with an Indonesian flair. My wife wasn't too thrilled with the veal, so... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed La Madeleine also viewed

 
Pretoria, Gauteng
Pretoria, Gauteng
 

Been to La Madeleine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage La Madeleine, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing