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Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
+1 805-688-6314
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (53 reviews)
“cookies” (81 reviews)
“apple strudel” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

We stopped here to try the Danish butter cookies. Unfortunately, they're only sold by the tub, and we didn't feel like spending $18.95 for more cookies than the three of us could eat. Instead, we ordered coffee, a strawberry meringue cookie and a cherry boat...More

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

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Have a GREAT DAY!

Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Solvang is a cute little town, themed as a danish town. This bakery is right in the heart of the town. Tried few cakes and were really nice.

Thank RPU16
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Glad you stopped and enjoyed our Danish pastries in the "Danish Village!" Have a safe and enjoyable trip.

Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Solvang for one night and our hotel served Olsen's danishes for breakfast. We searched bakeries until we found the right one so that we could buy more pastries before we left Solvang. Everything we tried was delicious!More

Thank akatraypa
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad we came out on top with your recent pastries search in the "Danish Village." A little history....When Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark with the recipes that were created four...More

Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited Olson's Bakery on our way through Solvang. I hadn't been there in 30 years and it was just as I remembered! The baked goodies were amazing and the staff was extremely friendly!

Thank Jamie O
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad to have you come back and hope you can come back again. We do have an online store for your convenience. Have a safe and enjoyable trip.

Reviewed June 14, 2017

We went 2 mornings in a row to have their breakfast which included coffee or tea, orange juice, roll and a danish of your choice and sliced cheese and jam. We loved the atmosphere. We split our rolls and danish so we could try an...More

Thank Liz W
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed the Danish Breakfast and splitting a Danish pastry is a good choice. Have a safe and enjoyable trip.

Reviewed June 9, 2017

My favorite for fresh Danish pastries, certainly something for everyone to satisfy one's sweet tooth and any other bakery desires. We recommend this stop when in Solvang.More

Thank Annmarie K
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. A little history on our pastries...the Olsen's moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark and the recipes they use today were created four generations ago. We really are considered an "Authentic Danish" bakery. Have a...More

Reviewed June 9, 2017

We went to Olsen's Bakery. I apologize at first I named another bakery in error... Olsen's Baker has such good cookies, we purchased several containers to take back to friends. And also bear claws for our breakfast the next morning. :-) We had not been...More

Thank Joann M
olsensbakery, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you for the 5 star review and your patronage. The butter cookies recipe was create my Mr. Olsen's Great, Great, Great Grandfather in Denmark. They really are Danish Butter Cookies. Have a safe and enjoyable trip.

Reviewed May 24, 2017

Great place to stop for a quick pastry and cuppa coffee before heading out on a road ride or wine tour.

Thank Adventurer27_8
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage glad you enjoyed your pastry and cuppa coffee! Have a safe road trip.

Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Like other bakeries in town, this one is well stocked with all kinds of delightful baked goodies. A very busy place well worth the visit and calories.More

Thank 307juanitak
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Just a little history on our bakery. Bent and Susy Olsen moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has been baking Danish pastries for over 4 generations. Today we use these same...More

Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at thw Kronborg Inn & they have these delicious cookies in a tub for everyone who checks in. Once you have 1 cookie you just cant stop! They are a great souvenire to take home.

Thank zzandjj
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review. Glad you enjoyed the Butter cookies but it sounds like not many made it home. LOL! Have a safe and enjoyable trip.

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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
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Monday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Friday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 6:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
  • 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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