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Magnolia Cafe South

$$ - $$$American, , Cafe
1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
+1 512-445-0000
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (26 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
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11 - 20 of 837 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful 21st birthday breakfast! I had a mini ham and cheese omelette, it came with no vegetables, but I was able to add what I wanted with no extra charge. Brian was a fantastic server, it really seemed like he had done it his...More

Thank Tiana Z
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Ate breakfast here. It was so good. The atmosphere is upbeat and fun. Everything was made to order. Loved it!

Thank Jagottschalk
Reviewed May 8, 2018

The John Henry (one taco, one pancake) was the perfect sampler. I had the gingerbread pancake with pecans (PERFECTION) and a veggie taco. They have fresh & delicious salsa and great hot coffee. Don't miss this place!

Thank smot
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

A great place for brunch with lots of delicious menu options. The French toast and the yogurt parfait are especially good.

Thank jgb07
Reviewed May 4, 2018

We chose Magnolia by driving by. This cute cottage has a full breakfast menu. My husband chose the migas and loved them. I chose a standard ham and cheese omelette and found it delicious, although made with deli thin sliced ham rather than chunks of...More

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to go here for breakfast. Loved it. We sat on the patio in the back. They were very busy but we didn't have to wait long. I got one of their signature egg dishes with queso sauce on top, very good....More

Thank slynne59
Reviewed May 2, 2018

What a great hip place to enjoy dinner. Had the Baton Rouge Salad with the spicy garlic dressing. The waitress told me it was her favorite and she was right. It was fantastic! We apparently went at the right time - Saturday before the rush...More

Thank SRidggreen
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Went to this place for 2 reasons, 1 is the sign says "sorry we are open" and 2 its kind of off the mainstream path. Sort of dark inside but our waitress was friendly and helped us out with some questions. Our dinner we good...More

Thank Pete A
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Sunday morning, our wait was about twenty minutes or so. That gave us time to enjoy the complimentary coffee and walk next door to the gift shop. Service was fast and friendly. The food was good. My wife had the Popeye Omelette with potatoes and...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We originally wanted to come by on Easter Sunday but the line was way too long. So we waited for a weekday to make the walk from our hotel downtown to South Congress. Didn’t have to wait and got a nice booth inside. The space...More

Thank Soymoosemom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1920 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-445-0000
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