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1588 Mission Dr, Ste 2, Solvang, CA 93463-2634
805-688-8373
Today
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Takeout
Dessert

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  • 21
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Really nice owner

We stopped in at closing time and she was so nice. We asked for ham and cheese pastries, which they don't serve, so she gave us a bagful of free pastries, delicious!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
akbs99
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Los Angeles, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

We stopped in at closing time and she was so nice. We asked for ham and cheese pastries, which they don't serve, so she gave us a bagful of free pastries, delicious!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We walked along Copenhagen Dr just doing a little sightseeing and ran across this little gem of a bakery. Forget your diet, go in and buy enough pastries to stock your house for a week!! It's that good. We made this our last stop before driving home. So we loaded up with goodies that I am still looking and salivating... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We purchased a variety of danish pastries to take to a friends beach house in Malibu, they were delicious but quite pricey, liked the cinnamon and the almond flavours, always a favourite. They were well received and enjoyed by all. A good end to our holiday before returning to England.

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Senior Contributor
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26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They make the best danish in town. The dough is so flaky. I love the with or with out raisins cinnamon rolls. The cherry danish is also great. I have been eating them for the past 30 years and they are always consistent. They are a bit pricey but worth it as well as the calories

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Santa Clarita, California
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88 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Mortensen's Bakery is on the top of our list for Danish waffles! They are yummy and so over-priced, but a girl's got to do what a girl's got to do while in Solvang! Most of their Danish pastries feature almond paste (a flavoring both my husband and I dislike), but we were able to find a cherry boat and an... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My husband and I decided to stop for breakfast on our way to Santa Barbara. Wonderful choice! They had a wide variety of Danish pastries that were all delicious!

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Sherwood Park
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Stopped here again, this time bought several gluten free desserts - absolutely perfect. Even thought seriously of taking a detour on the way past on the #1 Hwy on the way back, but hadn't finished the cookies from the earlier trip!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Service with a smile makes it that much better. Delicious pastries at a reasonable cost. We had the rum ball pastries, some raspberry one & a cheese one & all 3 were excellent. So glad we stopped in... Delicious!

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Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Try their butter cookies!!! That's the best I've ever had...We really enjoyed the hot choco and the eclairs too. They're great!!!

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Cute bakery with tasty pastries and comfortable seating. Friendly staff as well. Just make sure you utilize public restrooms around corner on Main St. since bakery doesn't provide restrooms to customers.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1588 Mission Dr, Ste 2, Solvang, CA 93463-2634
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: 805-688-8373

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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