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“Great food... Great atmosphere!!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of LA Madeleine French Bakery

LA Madeleine French Bakery
500 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3104 (Old Town)
(703) 739-2854
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Ranked #2 of 35 Bakeries in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French, Bakeries
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Doing business, Families with children
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Late Night, Takeout
Neighborhood: Old Town
Woodbridge, Virginia
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175 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Great food... Great atmosphere!!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Nice European neighborhood eatery or French country inn feel. Croque Monsieur, French eggs Benedict, and bread selections are my favorites. Nice place for brunch or late lunch when hanging in old town. We come here several times a month and haven't been disappointed!

Visited July 2014
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Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Nothing like a little French pastry!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Busy and noisy, but worth it. Helps if you speak French, but don't let that stop you from sampling the cuisine. A bit pricy, but most good things are.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Very poor spot for breakfast.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Normally, the only advantage to a chain restaurant is reliability. Not true here. The food wasn't fresh or flavorful. We got soups that were plain, chicken ceasar salads that were sloppily thrown together and the entire restaurant was filthy. The staff was friendly, but not managing this location well.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Tulsa, OK
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Good food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Had lunch and breakfast here; both very good. Good location and good food. They also have great pastries for a late evenig snack...yummy. Would recommend especially for breakfast.

Visited June 2014
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French Lick, In
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
“Great little restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Ate there three times for breakfast on our trip. Great selection of fresh made entrees and all the baked goods are a nice touch. Fresh squeezed orange juice was really good. Great location.

Visited June 2014
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