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Magnolia Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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BREAKFAST ANYTIME
Add bacon, ham, or sausage to any dish $3.25. Substitute Gluten free bread for 2 slices of toast** $2
7
The Economical
Two eggs* any style and Two Breakfast Sides Or substitute a short stack of pancakes instead of two sides $2.25
14
Salmon Lox & Eggs
Scrambled eggs folded with cheddar/jack cheese, topped with smoked salmon, tomato, green onion, avocado and sour cream. Served with fruit
9
Mag Scramble
Tofu or eggs scrambled with Magnolia-blend spices and fresh spinach, topped with fresh diced tomato and avocado. Served with rice and black beans
9
Migas
Eggs or tofu scrambled with tomato, onion, jalapeños, bell pepper, tortilla chips and cheddar/jack cheese. Served with black beans and tortillas
9
Love Migas
Eggs or tofu scrambled in spicy Love butter (fresh garlic and serrano) with tomato, onion, bell pepper, tortilla chips and jack cheese. Served with black beans and tortillas
8.5
Add Toast or English Muffin for 2
Eggscape
Two eggs* over medium served on a mini-mountain of seasoned home fries and sausage, topped with cheddar/jack cheese
8.5
Add Sliced Ham For 3.25
Add Avocado For 2
Eggs Zapatino
Scrambled eggs on a toasted English muffin, smothered in our legendary queso. Served with home fries
7.75
Huevos Rancheros
Two eggs* any style on a corn tortilla with rojas sauce and cheddar/jack cheese. Served with rice, black beans and tortillas
6.5
Gluten-Free French Toast 9.5
French Toast (Six Triangles)
9
Gluten-Free Royal Toast 11
Royal Toast
Four triangles of French Toast and two eggs* any style. Served with your choice of one: fruit, bacon, sausage or ham
BREAKFAST SIDES
Home Fries
Black Beans
Toast
English Muffin
Fresh Fruit
Rice
OMELETTES
Choice of two breakfast sides or substitute a short stack of pancakes instead of two sides $2.25. Add inside: Sausage, Bacon, Turkey or Ham $2.50; Any other substitution $0.50 extra
7.5
Cheese Omelette
Shredded cheddar/jack cheese
10.5
House Special
Steamed mushroom, red onion, green bell pepper, ham and cheddar/jack cheese
10.5
Vegetarian
Avocado with steamed mushroom, red onion, green bell pepper, tomato and cheddar/jack cheese
9.5
Ham and Cheese
10.5
The Queso Omelette
Avocado, cheddar/jack cheese smothered in our famous queso
10.5
The Magnolia
Avocado, tomato, black olives, cheddar/jack cheese and lemon sourcream sauce
11
T. Rex
Shredded smoked turkey, cheddar/jack cheese, avocado and pico de gallo
10.5
Popeye
Steamed spinach, red onion, bacon, cheddar/jack cheese, topped with sour cream
9.5
Veg Popeye
omit bacon
10.5
The Prima Dora
Sliced avocado with cheddar/jack cheese, topped with gluten-free lemon sourcream sauce, verde and chipotle sauces
SORRY, WE'RE PANCAKES
One cake $4, Short Stack (2) $6, Full Stack(3) $7. Extras: Bananas, Blueberries, Seasonal fresh fruit, Pecans, Chocolate chips - $0.75 per item per cake. Ask about real maple syrup at mkt price
Gingerbread
Buttermilk
Cornmeal**
TACOS
On corn or flour tortilla
Two-Ingredient Taco 3.5
Three Ingredient Taco 4.25
Each Extra Item (Per Taco) 0.75
Breakfast Taco
Eggs, black beans, bacon, potato, ham, sausage, spinach, mushrooms, or cheddar/jack cheese with Magnolia homemade salsa on the side
4.5
Flaco Taco
Scrambled egg, avocado, cheese and bacon
4.5
Three Alarm Taco
Scrambled egg, potato, cheddar/jack cheese and pickled jalapeño with homemade chipotle sauce
CHIPS & DIPS
3.75
Chips & Salsa
7.25
Chips & Queso & Salsa
8.75
Mag Queso
Queso, avocado, pico de gallo Served with chips and salsa
9
Mag Mud
Black beans, queso, avocado, pico de gallo. Served with chips and salsa
9
Sonora Queso
Spiced ground beef layered with queso, avocado, pico de gallo. Served with chips and salsa
9
With Ancho Chicken or Spiced Ground Beef 10
Magnolia Nachos
Chips topped with black beans, melted cheddar/ jack cheese, jalapeño, tomato, green onion, fresh avocado and sour cream
8
Hummus Black Bean Dip
A layered dip of warmed hummus and black beans, topped with olive oil, oven-roasted red bell peppers and onions. Served with sliced avocado, pico de gallo and chips
SNACKS
9
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Spinach, cream cheese, and artichoke hearts topped with parmesan and tomatoes. Served with French bread and chips
7
Loaded Potato Landscape
Seasoned grilled potatoes and melted cheddar/jack cheese, topped with green onions, sour cream, and bacon
8
Neptunian Landscape
Seasoned grilled potatoes, avocado, green onion, verde, and lemon sourcream sauces with jack cheese
8
Saturnine Landscape
Seasoned grilled potatoes topped with queso, bacon, green onions, and pico de gallo
8.5
Add Toast or English Muffin For 2
Eggscape
Two eggs* over medium served on a mini mountain of seasoned home fries and sausage, topped with cheddar/jack cheese
9.75
Hummus and Tabouli Plate
A scoop of red quinoa tabouli and house-made hummus. Served with tortilla chips, sliced cucumber and red bell pepper
SOUP & SALAD
Cup 3.5
Bowl 5.5
Add a Small Gluten-Free Cornmeal Pancake For 2.5
Soup of the Day
See the board or ask your server for today's homemade soup
3.75
Small Side Salad
Seasonal mixed greens and vegetables
ENTREE SALADS
Homemade dressings**: Lime Cilantro, Spicy Garlic Cream, Vinaigrette, Ranch Buttermilk, Olive Oil & Balsamic Vinegar. Add blue cheese crumbles $1
11.5
Baton Rouge Salad
Grilled blackened fish on a fresh green salad with red bell peppers, tomato, red onion, carrots, feta cheese, and pecans. Served with spicy garlic cream dressing
11
Quinoa Tabouli Greek Salad
Quinoa tabouli on a bed of mixed greens, cucumber, artichoke hearts, red bell peppers, feta cheese, red onion, tomato, and black olives
11.5
California Salad
Grilled marinated chicken breast, seasonal fresh fruit, mixed greens, avocado, black olives, and sprouts with cheddar/jack cheese
11
Tuna Pecan Salad
A scoop of 100% albacore tuna salad on mixed greens with cucumbers, tomato slices, avocado, red onion, and pecans
A LA CARTE
2.75
Vegetable Side
Broccoli, Spinach, Zucchini or Mushrooms
2
Black Beans
2
Rice
5
Mag Mac and Cheese
3.5
Red Quinoa Tabouli
5
Grilled Veggie Burger Patty
5
Grilled Marinated Chicken Breast
5
Grilled Beef* Burger Patty
3.75
Grilled Bagel & Cream Cheese
3.75
Side of Bacon(3 Slices), Grilled Ham or Sausage
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular soup, burger & dessert. Service was quick and very friendly. Busy for a late Wed evening. Popular spot.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank NoteworthyHealth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes you find a place you would go every day! Magnolia Cafe is it! Coffee was great, service was wonderful, and the portions large. Go there and have a great day!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank tosamike7425
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by one morning with friends. Food was very good, typical breakfast fare done right. Good variety of items from which to choose. Reasonably priced. Biggest praise goes to the waitstaff. They have a very efficient and personable waitstaff. They were a pleasant surprise. Well...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 878toddg
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

T-Rex omelette is an amazing one of the things that you can have in that place! Thinking to try lunch and dinner time...

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Umutguzel
Reviewed July 18, 2019

The best place for three in the morning in Austin! So much we couldn't finish it and the peanut butter pie was great. I would've taken the omelet, but we shared too much. Besides, it came with a short stack of pancakes that served as...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Bruce B
Reviewed July 16, 2019

This was my first visit to Magnolia Cafe. I ordered the T. Rex omelette with home fries and a gingerbread pancake. The omelette was large & delicious. The home fries were excellent. The pancake was very good. The prices were reasonable. The service was fast...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Steve D
Reviewed June 16, 2019

2nd year in a row for Mother's Day brunch - wonderful smoked salmon Eggs Benedict. All menu selections look amazing. Very popular - be sure to have reservations - very limited parking.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank m1canine
Reviewed May 27, 2019

Party of Six. We went about eleven and put our name on the wait list. We waited about 30 mins. The self serve coffee and water was appreciated while we waited outside. The eggs, migas, pancakes in several flavors and breakfast burrito were also wonderful....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank conradlcsw
Reviewed May 7, 2019

This one has been in Austin for years and years, still has that old Austin hippie vibe (across the street from Deep Eddy pool), and good food for reasonable prices. It can get very crowded.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Spaintravell14
Reviewed May 2, 2019

After a long day driving we arrived in Austin and hoped to get some tasty satisfying food at this DDD promoted restaurant. We weren't disappointed. It was all very tasty and efficiently delivered. There were only a few people in it which surprised me. So...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Also, they do not like separate checks and may tell you they can't serve you.
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