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All 57 Solvang Restaurants

Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-6314
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Ranked #1 of 57 Restaurants in Solvang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
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Bakersfield, CA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

We have been given free breakfasts at this place in previous visits (long before the internet) and it never ceases to change. The pastries are fresh and very filling. This place is a must for those traveling through or staying in Solvang for any amount of time.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your years of patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers, for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

Colorado
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

When in Solvang we always stop here - a wonderful place to buy decadent Danish pastries! There is public parking across the street to a some of our favorite places in Solvang.Everything is freshly made and for us we are there for the pastries to take with us! Never disappointing, and well worth the stop.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. Here's wishing you the very best for 2015. More 

Sacramento, California, United States
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This place is right next to where we eat for breakfast so always go in here to get a box of Danish pastries to take home with us. We are never disappointed with their selection. They are usually packed with people sitting and eating or taking home their wonderful delights. Even though they are always packed with people they are... More 

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. Wishing you the very best for 2015. More 

Fremont, California
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

On the way home we stopped here to pick up some bread. Needless to say we ended up with a bucket of Danish butter cookies, an apple strudel (for the sake of your taste buds don't pass this up). It's better than German Apple Strudel which I grew up on. If you are a marzipan lover, don't pass on the... More 

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Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. The Danish strudel is one of my favorites. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

Vacaville, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

got a free pastry and coffee here every morning of my stay at hotel across street. Great pastry. freshly made. Their butter cookies are fantastic. Wish they had luncheon items such as soup and sandwich...etc.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 4 Star Review. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang CA. More 

Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Be prepared, sweet tooth, for a delightful adventure in danishes and other baked goodies. After trying all the bakeries in Solvang, we concluded that Olsen's is the one we must go to; great selection, well made dough and not as sweet as the other Solvang bakeries.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang CA. More 

Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

If you only try one thing during your visit to Solvang, it better be these little golden balls of heaven. SO AMAZING! LIFE CHANGING! They are small pancake balls that will make you crave them like an addict.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This bakery has a real good selection of yummy pastries. The eclair's and various fruit 'boats' we're very tasty. The hot chocolate is smooth and creamy, tastes great on a chilly morning. It's located in the center of town, next to Paula's Pancakes. Lots of shops around to walk off those extra calories! Will definitely come back here.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and you're support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

Santa Monica, California
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I loved this old-fashioned bakery. Go for their specialities, like the kringles and danishes. They're excellent. The butter cookies and almond-triangle-things are great! They have tables & chairs so that you can sit down and enjoy their goods with coffee if you'd like. I was a little hesitant to try this place because of some reviews on another site, but... More 

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. We're very thankful to you our customers and your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

Sacramento, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

There was a large variety of cookies and pastries. Everything looked wonderful. We had the Kringle filled with almond paste. Yum... it was amazing.

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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star Review and your patronage. The Danish Kringle is one of my favorites. We're grateful to you our customers and for your support it has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. More 

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Additional Information about Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

Address: 1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
Phone Number: (805) 688-6314
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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