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La Madeleine

122 Priory Road | Lynnwood Ridge, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
(+27+12) 361 3667
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pork cheeks” (3 reviews)
“crab soup” (3 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
122 Priory Road | Lynnwood Ridge, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
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21 - 30 of 225 reviews

Reviewed December 26, 2016

I wasn't impressed with this restaurant at all. Such small variety & not a great vibe at all. The chef refused to cook my sister steak Well Done as she was pregnant & couldn't eat Medium as they served it. Also extremely overpriced!

Thank celestefouche
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

I'd say, definitely worthy of the buzz, been going for special occasions for the past 14 years and my parents have been going even when it was still located in Sunny Side. I have never been disappointed in any of the dishes, I most enjoy...More

Thank Cali211
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

We had heard such wonderful things and were so excited to try La Madeleine for our anniversary. The atmosphere was nice and we really enjoyed the entrees and the cheese board. But the mains were not to the standard that we expected from somewhere of...More

1  Thank jandjadventures8
Reviewed December 1, 2016

We had a lovely dinner evening at La Madeleine. We were welcomed with a French Champagne cocktail and a nice roasted pepper mouse which looked just like cream brulee. I like the fact that there is no written menu. You need to choose out of...More

Thank Madniek
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

France atmosfera with a large selection of food and wine. Nice and safe location ideal for couple and friend dinner

Thank Paolo O
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Having eaten at La Madeleine frequently when living in Gauteng recently eaten there twice. Avoid Sunday Lunch menu . The normal evening slightly better but has gone down hill since I last ate there twice over the last 3 months. Flavours lacking, and sad to...More

Thank dennisctn
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Wow. What a experience we had. Came with friends for a Sunday lunch. They only serve a 3 course meal on a Sunday. Can understand why you have to book so far in advance. This was by far the best meal I've had for a...More

Thank andries_steyn
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch there for the second time and for the second time the service was so slow it distracts from the experience. To get through the 3 courses took nearly 3 hours. Food is good but service ruins it. If you want to sit and...More

Thank Leonpotgieter
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

So La Madeleine... if you have a sweet tooth... just go there! The mains and starters were fantastic, but the dessert is honestly to flippen die for! Quite pricey but really nice to spoil yourself and at least the food is worth the price. The...More

Thank Michaela L
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Excellent hidden French restaurant with great charm, we had a lovely evening and enjoyed some good wine.

Thank gramirez11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Priory Road | Lynnwood Ridge, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: (+27+12) 361 3667
  • E-mail
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.
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