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Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-6314
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Ranked #3 of 56 restaurants in Solvang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bakery
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dessert
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Kingman, Arizona
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Was surprised that when you check in to The Solvang Inn & Cottages, you receive a coupon to have breakfast across the street at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery. You have a Pastry of your choice, also a fresh home made roll (choice of 3 or 4 kinds), a couple slices of Havarti cheese, and coffee, tea, or milk. (white or... More

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

Thank you for the 5 stars and we are glad you enjoyed breakfast at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery we're all working very hard to offer customer satisfaction. The next time you are in ask for Bent or Susy Olsen they would enjoy meeting you. More

N Ireland
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237 reviews 237 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Called in here for a coffee and, of course, something nice. Lots of yummy delights to choose from. Had a danish with raspberries. Staff friendly. Would go back if in the area.

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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. You're support has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. When you do come back please ask for Bent or Susy the owners they would enjoy meeting you. More

CARSON
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We were going to Paula's Pancakes but it was too crowded. My wife noticed Olsen's next door, so we opted for pastries and coffee. Greeted by a friendly workers, the pastries were delicious. Cinnamon roll, lemon danish and donut holes. Very enjoyable!!

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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 and your patronage. We're very thankful to you, our customers. You're support has made us one of the most poplar Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. When you are back in town we hope you will stop by again. More

Hope, Indiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Authentic family owned Danish bakery with display cases to make ones mouth water. Would highly recommend the Danish waffles.

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

Jonathan: Thank you for the 5 star review, we're very thankful to you our customer. Your support has made us one of the most popular Danish Bakeries in Solvang, CA. By the way the Danish Waffle is one of my favorites. Thanks again. More

San Jose, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Fantastic bakery, traditional cookies and pastries. Next door to Paula's. they also serve a simple breakfast if you dont have time to wait at Paula's.

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

Thank you for the 5 stars and your business. We hope the next time you are in town you will stop by again. Ask for Bent or Susy the owners of Olsen's Danish Village Bakery they enjoy meeting their loyal customers. Thanks again. More

Los Alamitos
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Located in the heart of town & next to Paula's pancake, you can get a variety of pastry & Danish & coffee. They can warm up your pastry if asked. The coffee is weak even with a double espresso. Don't expect gourmet coffee here. They are fast, efficient, and friendly.

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

Thank you for the 3 stars, we value your business and appreciate your feed back. More

Ventura, California
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108 reviews 108 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The worst part is having to choose what you want with their delicious coffee. It all looks so good! Everything is yummy.

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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 and business. The next time you are in ask for Joyce or Laura and they can help you with your selections, glad you enjoyed the coffee. More

Oxnard, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Olsen's is a wonderful place to take home a taste of what Solvang is best known for- Danish pastry. You basically cannot go wrong with anything you buy at this wonderful bakery, whether it is danish pastry, pies, cake, or cookies. Also they have some delicious coffees to taste and a few tables if you want to eat and drink... More

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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 and your business. We are glad you enjoyed the "Danish Pastry," the next time you are in town please ask for Bent or Susy they are the owners and in enjoy meeting their loyal fans. More

Springfield, Missouri
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I tried several of their pastries when I was in Solvang, and they were all really good. My favorite was a boat shaped cherry one. I will definitely come back next time we are here!

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

Thank you for the 5 stars and we are so glad you enjoyed the the pastries at Olsen's, and please stop in again the next time you are in town, ask for Bent or Susy the owners they would enjoy meeting you. More

Huntsville, Alabama
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This treat goes by two names but whatever you call it you have to try it. Crispy, flaky with cream and raspberry in the middle. Butter cookies and Almond Florentine s also magical. Worth a stop!

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

Thank you for the 5 stars and your business. We hope the next time you are in town you will stop in again and if you should have any questions please ask for Bent, Susy or Laura we will be happy to serve you. Thanks again! More

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