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The Solvang Bakery

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$$ - $$$
Scandinavian, Danish
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438 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463
+1 805-688-4939
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7:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Long Island, New York
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We decided to stop in here to get some pastries for the road. I got the Danish waffle with cream and rasberry inside and it was delicious! The cream tastes like buttercream and was sweet. We also got different flavored macarons. They were good, but we've had better. The ladies inside were super friendly and helpful and asked us where... More 

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Thank Mariel D
Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

What a delightful bakery. The petit fours took me back to my childhood with visits to my Gran. The service was great and the delicacies even better

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Thank jesson2016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

but we did buy our bucket of butter cookies here, they were very good but i suspect all the bakeries would be equally good.

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Thank antiindian
Pasadena, California
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Awesom bakery offering a broad variety of european style pastries, baked goods and more. Very friendly staff, awesome tasting food. Not too many seats available, but the place does not appear to be crowded too often so seating should be no problem.

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Thank Cma P
Santa Ynez, California
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

At our staff retreat, we all made Gingerbread houses with lots of candy at Solvang Bakery. It was so well organized- great tools, candy, training and service. We sat out on the patio and laughed, decorated and completely enjoyed ourselves. I can not say enough about how wonderfully the staff was during our two hours together. All the supplies, drinks,... More 

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Thank Christa R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

When every I am in Solvang I stop at the Solvng Bakery and indulge in a pastry. They have several kinds. Their coffee i good too. It is enjoyable to sit at the small tables in front and people watch.

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Thank Andrea G
Solvang, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

I love coming into Solvang bakery when I am looking for a single slice of cake. They do a fantastic job with everyday cakes and WEDDING CAKES. They have a rainbow layer cake that is so beautiful and tasty, but my favorite is the carrot cake. They have plenty of danishes to choose from and fantastic fresh coffee. Walk on... More 

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Thank GinaVWineLover
Milwaukie, Oregon
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113 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Tried three bakeries in town and this one was less fresh and tasty. Products are brought in from the next town over not cooked on premise.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

In the midlle of Solvang, a great place to enjoy a good pastry. Tasty. The service was extremely friendly and there are some little tables outside in the backyard to enjoy a good coffee and a pastry.

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Thank WoREditor
Lakewood, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

It was August 16, Tuesday noon when we went there. As per reviews here it's one of the best in Solvang so we've been looking forward to come. The pastries and cookies are really good no doubt about it. However the staff was arrogant. I said that because every time I asked question she gives me that "look" and replied... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $17
Cuisine
Scandinavian, Danish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-4939

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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?