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Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-3634
+1 805-688-6314
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (71 reviews)
“cookies” (74 reviews)
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
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1529 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-3634
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is busy all morning but the lines move quickly and the baked goods are authentic and delicious.More

Thank DMP3131
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. You are right the baked goods are authentic Danish....Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has a 4 generational history of baking. The recipes they use today were created...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not really a sweets or even carb person per se, but I have to say the cheese & cherry danish here was to-die-for. We did the breakfast combo which is your choice of many pastries, 2 slices of Havarti cheese, a choice of roll,...More

Thank Rich807
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. A little history.......The Danish breakfast concept was brought to Denmark by Austrian bakers many, many years ago and it developed into a Danish specialty. When Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 they brought...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast here and had coffee and Danish pastries which were exquisite. I have never enjoyed one so much. This is an experience not to be missed.

Thank Mrs U
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed Olsen's Danish Village have a GRAND DAY!

Reviewed October 9, 2018

This was bakery stop #2. I had the almond cream roll. Light almond cream in a rolled flakey pastry and almond slivers. Light, creamy and delicious. Husband had the cherry turnover. Flaky and scrumptious. Of all the bakeries we visited in Solvang, Olsens had the...More

Thank musclegirl68
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. A little history on Olsen's.............Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark and brought with them the recipes that were created by Bent's Great, Great, Great Grandfather as a Master Baker. Today they...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

If you visit Solvang, you must stop by this bakery. We did every day of our trip, as we couldn't have enough of their delicious deserts.... My favorite of all: the Swedish delight... but everything else was delicious as well.

Thank Lumi S
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage glad you enjoyed your visit to Solvang and the "Danish Village" we hope to see you again. Have a great day.

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We came in for breakfast, how one have breakfast without eating real danishes. They are out of this world. Don’t get me wrong, breakfast was very good; but DANISHES PASTRIES were great. A great place to start your day of SHOPPING.More

Thank N2489TVlindag
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed the Danish Breakfast at Olsen's....A little history about Olsen's. Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark and brought with them the recipes that Bent's Great, Great, Great Grandfather created...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Olsen's had THE BEST assortment of sweets & baked treats! We couldn't help ourselves from getting not only desserts for after dinner but a kringle for breakfast too... scrumptious!

Thank Cathy C
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for the Best 5 Star review and your patronage.....Do have the BEST Day!

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast in here as included in our hotel deal... fantastic: service, quality of pastry and cakes, variety... breakfast is nice as includes one piece of pastry , coffee and butter, jam; that was our pack but they do breakfast packs as well which...More

Thank MireiaBarna
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Bent and Susy moved from Denmark in 1970 and brought with them the recipes that were created by Bent's Great, Great, Great Grandfather as a master baker in Denmark. Today they use those recipes with...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018

Been coming here since I was a little girl. Got my favorite basic treat, a tub of Danish shortbread cookies. Yummy. Always good.More

Thank SunshineBerg
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. A little history about Olsen's Danish shortbread cookies...When Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark they brought with them the recipes that Bent's Great, Great, Great Grandfather as a Master Baker created...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

we bought several treats here they were delicious. the young ladies are super nice and knowledgeable about the treats and the flavors

Thank RNA_13
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage thank you for complementing the staff they are often overlooked. Have a great day!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
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 - 7:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-3634
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-6314
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Description
Authentic Danish pastries and breads. Family owned by a Danish family from Denmark that moved to Solvang in 1970 bringing with them the families bakery recipes. These recipes were created by the current owner's Great, Great, Great Grand Father. Have a great day discovering our "Danish Village."
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