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La Madeleine

1 Jarvey Street, Bathgate EH48 4EZ, Scotland
+44 1506 632625
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good11%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
16 Mar 2014
16 Feb 2014
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, French
1 Jarvey Street, Bathgate EH48 4EZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 16 March 2014

The South African owner is a pro when it comes to quality and service. The home baked goodies are delicious and the coffee is perfect. I sometimes order things when it is a special occasion as they are freshly made for the day and as...More

1  Thank isobel m
Reviewed 16 February 2014

I use this cafe a lot, usually for a coffee and cake but sometimes have lunch. Food is very good and prices are very reasonable. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Menu is interesting with some unusual options on it. Well worth a visit. In...More

1  Thank Purplehazze
Reviewed 1 February 2014

Called in at lunchtime for a quick snack. Overall rather disappointed, one step up from a transport cafe with salt and pepper in small paper tear-open bags. A few interesting menu items but most of it was standard cafe offerings, basic but tasty. Fortunately the...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Tried a few cafes in Bathgate and settled on La Madeleine as the one to go to with the family. Good food at good prices. Our 3 year old and 8 month old always made to feel welcome. Will be back soon.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 24 January 2014

The food is delicious -the soups, and the omelettes (served with homemade coleslaw) are the best I've ever tasted. I compare every other restaurant I go to against the food here as it's simply superb. They are always happy to make food for toddlers according...More

1  Thank Lovegreatfood7
Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

Had a grand breakfast that had plenty of good food on the plate and the bill was very reasonable. The pictures for sale on the wall are nice too and we benefited from the Christmas decorations which made the place cheery!

Thank Choochoothomas
Reviewed 23 October 2013

my two year old is clearly a problem for the owner who spends the whole time panicking that she's going to wreck the place, which i would never allow. the owner does not know how to speak to kids and should respect that kids are...More

Thank karen b
Reviewed 22 September 2013

This is a really good cafe, with an interesting menu. Lots of traditional Scottish cooking, plus South African cuisine. The proprietor is S African, so the dishes are good and authentic. She gets Boerewors sausages and other delicacies. Bobotie is my personal favourite, my wife...More

Thank JamesDeans86
Reviewed 1 September 2013 via mobile

Brilliant breakfasts ..all excellent value...good coffee..good staff...eclectic mix of food and decor...nice wee place to sit out the back too...forget the trendy places. Highly highly recommended !!!... omelets to die for !

Thank b8jbb
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Such a lovely cozy cafe with great food, large selection and very friendly staff - already planning my next trip!

Thank Danika_somani
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jarvey Street, Bathgate EH48 4EZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  West Lothian  >  Bathgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1506 632625
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