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Pea Soup Andersen's

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Soups,
12411 State Highway 33, Santa Nella, CA 95322-9734
+1 209-826-1685
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pea soup” (236 reviews)
“fried chicken” (19 reviews)
“pot roast” (9 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
12411 State Highway 33, Santa Nella, CA 95322-9734
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1 - 10 of 489 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always liked their signature split pea soup here, and food has always been very good besides. Staff has been able to get people seated for a meal even if they are very busy during travel times. Would recommend as a good stop for lunch.

Thank Havasubiker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Management at Pea Soup Andersen's has done a good job of keeping up the property, but it is beginning to show its age. Quality of food is acceptable ...

Thank DennisAtkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still that same old "Scandinavian" charm from decades past. Good beer with tasty Danish meatballs & spiced cabbage is my favorite. Service is always polite & prompt. Noticed Rye Crisps were replaced with Melba Toast...Yuck! Gift shop is always full of kitsch & cans of...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Arrived dead tired and hungry after a long drive. Waiter recommended pot roast of the three items I had narrowed it down to. When served I was originally disappointed to see what I thought was a sliced eye of the round roast. OMG was I...More

Thank edp7248
Reviewed 6 October 2017

this restaurant is fantastic. Huge meals so be warned if there are two of you and your medium meal eaters, share a plate. You can always go back for more. We got a meal each and didnt have room for dessert...which I wanted. Loved the...More

Thank michell22017
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with hubby. Enjoyed the fried chicken. Great staff they go out of their way to make you feel comfortable.

Thank Teri M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The server had a lot of personality and was very quick with anything we needed. The food was very good, and they served quite large portions. Reasonably priced

Thank orrealtor
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've always wanted to eat here, and I wasn't disappointed. Quick service, my favorite childhood soup and a great shrimp and avocado salad. Plus a fun gift shop where I was able to buy some cans of soup.

Thank travelmarcia
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My husband and I were on our way to Pismo Beach so we spent the night next door at the Best Western and just walked across the breezeway to eat. The service was good & the food was excellent. We have eaten breakfast here in...More

Thank Rita O
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I heard about Andersen's for hundreds of miles, but wasn't really all that impressed with the food. The club sandwich I had was pretty good and more than enough. The disappointing part is the pea soup. Compared to what I am used to, this was...More

Thank Jdl-Expat
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Questions & Answers
16 May 2017|
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Response from Tony D | Reviewed this property |
Yes...Andersen's has a complete menu.
john r
1 October 2016|
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Response from happycouplefromfl | Reviewed this property |
The motel next door is called the "Best Western Andersen's Inn".
17 October 2015|
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Response from PnSfromLA | Reviewed this property |
It is right next to the 5. 1 mile is a gross exaggeration.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12411 State Highway 33, Santa Nella, CA 95322-9734
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Nella
  • Phone Number: +1 209-826-1685
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