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La Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe

5861 Crossroads Ctr, Bailey's Crossroads, Falls Church, VA 22041-2307
+1 703-379-5551
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
31 Mar 2018
“Surprisingly good.”
7 Apr 2018
“Best deserts and salads”
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
French, Cafe
$$ - $$$
5861 Crossroads Ctr, Bailey's Crossroads, Falls Church, VA 22041-2307
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite place for nice salads and deserts. Not to forget mentioning their chicken sandwich; but deserts are the jackpot of the his place. Always try the classic napoleon.

Thank melrharraz
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly good breakfast. Loved sitting near the gas fireplace. Only thing to improve is service.

Thank John V
Reviewed October 11, 2017

What a charming place to eat . Great for anyone eating alone or just wanting to enjoy a leisurely meal. The staff could not have been more friendlily, accommodating and helpful. Wonderful for vegetarians and French style bakery items. Just a delight. Best of all,...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This lovely French style bistro knows how to make French baked delicacies. The croissants are so crispy and huge! Buttery and perfect! If like to have a sampling of all in the bakery case. This particular morning, however, I joined a friend for breakfast and...More

Thank Shelley W
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

My daughter stopped by on our way home from Awesome Con. This is a bakery and cafeteria style restaurant with charm and a friendly staff. I had been at the La Madeileine in Alexandria but had a much better experience with staff at this one....More

Thank KatherineI66
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

The best cappuccino I have ever had. This was my first visit. Impressed with the ambiance. Lighting perfect. The cheesecake is delicious. Download the app. You get a free croissant or lemon Madeline 🤗

Thank Joanna A
Reviewed March 16, 2017

I come back this restaurant time and time agin for coffee and breakfast with friends or simply by myself. The interior is clean, the decor is rustic French, the staff is polite, the food is dependably good. The pastries are exceptional but a little pricy....More

1  Thank Keith K
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed ourselves so much here - friendly staff, easy to order up and wonderful food served here. We had a very young child with us - very family friendly and French lessons in the rest rooms!

Thank elaine s
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Bakery is very good and that draws a clientele BUT the cafe is also surprisingly good. Quiche and a salad has long been a favorite of my wife along with trying out a soup. Say room for dessert though

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed October 28, 2016

I picked up four (4) trays before I found one that didn't have large pieces of food stuck to it. Yuck! Even then I was careful not to let any of my food touch the tray as the one I finally settled on didn't look...More

Thank LadyTraveler2020
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5861 Crossroads Ctr, Bailey's Crossroads, Falls Church, VA 22041-2307
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Falls Church
  • Phone Number: +1 703-379-5551
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