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Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-3634
+1 805-688-6314
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 5 days ago

We stopped by to get some baked goods and heard about this place. Looking at the display case was overwhelming!!! We saw an article regarding the Kringles from this bakery and figured we should try it. We ended up getting 2 along with a loaf...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elefantdude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come to Solvang about 6 times a year and, after trying several bakeries, which are all good, Olsen's is the best! We have traveled the world and never found a better Marzipan log. The Swedish Delight is also amazing. The people are always very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joseph C
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 continued patronage. A little history about Olsen's.....Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has a four generational history of baking. The recipes Olsen's uses today were created by Bent's Great,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoying going here to buy my goodies, never disappointed, no matter what I buy. Highly recommend going her and getting something.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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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 you patronage. Glad you enjoy our Danish pastries.....A little about us Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has a four generational history of baking. They brought with them the recipes...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018

They have tables if you want to eat in, or you can order at the counter case, which is filled with all types of sweets. Their pastries are excellent (I'm NOT a pastry person) but my pregnant daughter was begging for a kringle from Olsen's...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 26deanneb
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Keep in mind for emergencies you can always order on line have a GRAND Holiday Season!

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by this bakery as we saw a long queue. We tried the Almond bun and chocolate eclair. Abit too sweet for our taste but generally not bad. Coffee was not too bad.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JennyK3157
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage have a Grand Holiday Season!

Reviewed October 30, 2018

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

Date of visit: August 2018
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olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

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 October 30, 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rich807
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

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 October 26, 2018

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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mrs U
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LumiSk
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.

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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, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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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