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Bit O'Denmark Incorporated

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473 Alisal Rd Ste A, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-5426
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Buffet, Reservations

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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Exceeded my expectations

There are several good restaurants in Solvang for a Scandinavian breakfast (especially pastries) and lunch. The options are fewer for dinner, perhaps because the tourists have left. But, we wanted a Scandinavian dinner. My wife is half Swedish. So, we recently revisited Bit O'Denmark. We passed on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
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The Villages, Florida
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

My granddaughter and I recently visited Solvang and we ate dinner at the Bit O'Denmark. One of the best meals we had on this trip. I had the pork roll stuffed with prunes with all the trimmings. It was tender and delicious! Always eat here when I go to Solvang. Never disappoints!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had dinner here and enjoyed excellent food and service. I had the wiener schnitzel which was very authentic and done to perfection.

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Cambria
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

There are several good restaurants in Solvang for a Scandinavian breakfast (especially pastries) and lunch. The options are fewer for dinner, perhaps because the tourists have left. But, we wanted a Scandinavian dinner. My wife is half Swedish. So, we recently revisited Bit O'Denmark. We passed on the buffet, because the main dishes sounded too heavy. If they had offered... More 

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Las Vegas, NV
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Despite many decent reviews, I was really disappointed in our meal. My husband had a French Dip and he said it was just okay. I had the Smorgasbord and did not care for it at all. A lot of the salads seem to be swimming in mayo and looked like they had been setting out a while. There was some... More 

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Loved the atmosphere of the restaurant and the food was delicious! Pricing was reasonable also. I would recommend you trying it!

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Tucson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Since we'll probably never return to Solvang, and my husband is 1/2 Danish, and we're always willing to try something new, we asked the docent @ the Danish museum where to eat Danish food and she recommended Bit of Denmark. My husband ordered the meatballs and I the sausage, both with red cabbage plus cucumbers and mashed potatoes/gravy. WE loved... More 

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foster city
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

My last visit to this restaurant was abt 50 yrs ago when I was a young teen wth my parents. Some things have changed and unfortunately some things hav not. The pros: Seated immediately. Friendly greeting. Buffet gets a B to B+. Others in our party ordered off the menu and rated their food the same. The cons: the carpet... More 

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Lemont, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Stopped in for lunch on a day when we were in a slight hurry. Service was fast and friendly, food was good, beer was cold and the price was fair.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Nothing special here, especially for the price. The smorgasbord items were not very tasty and were "on par" with some place like Golden Corral or similar "buffets". I would have given this place 2 1/2 stars, if I could. The place needs a serious face lift, as well. The best thing was the service.

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Irvine, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We were in Solvang for a couple of days and I thought we should have some Danish food. I liked the outside of this restaurant, so we decided to try it. The items on the fixed menu were not too appealing, so we opted for the smorgasbord. Several of the cold items were OK and some were even associated with... More 

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Additional Information about Bit O'Denmark Incorporated

Address: 473 Alisal Rd Ste A, Solvang, CA 93463
Phone Number: (805) 688-5426
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 22
Cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Danish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 473 Alisal Rd Ste A, Solvang, CA 93463
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: (805) 688-5426

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 22
  • Cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Danish
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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