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The Greenhouse Cafe

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487 Atterdag Road, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-8408
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8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sun 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely morning stop

Took a Sunday drive to Solvang. Had breakfast on the patio at Greenhouse Cafe. Wonderful food. Fresh, well prepared and flavorful. Had a delightful waitress. A fantastic place to spend a beautiful day.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 18, 2015
Sammiek65
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Took a Sunday drive to Solvang. Had breakfast on the patio at Greenhouse Cafe. Wonderful food. Fresh, well prepared and flavorful. Had a delightful waitress. A fantastic place to spend a beautiful day.

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Santee, California
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Everything shuts down pretty early around Solvang and we needed something for dinner but wasn't ready to eat for another hour or so. We decided to stop in here and get some sandwiches to go. They held up really well until we ate them and everything including the potato salad was delicious.

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yucaipa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Better than average food. Nice atmosphere windows all around. Waiter was sweet and attentive. A little dismayed we had to ask for silverware and napkins. Service was quick. We all had sandwiches and felt it was better than average. I felt for a vegetarian sandwich it was a bit over priced, almost 11$.

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Vacaville, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

enjoyed the greenhouse like atmosphere. The food here was average, but I felt a bit high priced for quality and amount recieved. Yes I would go back though simply due to its proximity to the hotels and to shopping district.

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Hermosa Beach, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Very nice to eat on the patio. We like the danish style open-faced sandwiches a lot, especially the roast beef, shrimp, herring.

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Beaverton, Oregon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I can't in good conscience go more than 3 stars for this review, but we saw plates going by that looked much better than what we ordered. We came for lunch, so I wasn't in the mood for something as heavy as meatballs, but I really wish I had tried them. They looked good, and I saw a few people... More 

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Houston
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123 reviews 123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Had great smoothies and nice sandwiches for lunch in the open outdoor setting. Inside dining looked noisy and crowded and not very appealing.

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Modesto, California
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469 reviews 469 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
476 helpful votes 476 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

A friend and I ate lunch here last month while spending the afternoon in Solvang. We had tried to eat at a few other places in town, but they were either closed, too crowded, or only served bakery items. The Greenhouse Café has a fairly basic menu. I chose the meatballs with gravy, red cabbage and potatoes. My friend had... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Breakfast was excellent, especially the Nordic Omlette which was full of lobster chunks. Service was friendly and efficient and the outdoor seating area was peaceful. We were seated immediately and not rushed while enjoying breakfast.

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Santee, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The food was very tasty and the setting serene and quaint. The service was good. Dining outdoors was nice except for the flies.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 487 Atterdag Road, Solvang, CA 93463
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: (805) 688-8408

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Danish
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?