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Olsen's Danish Village Bakery

1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
+1 805-688-6314
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (52 reviews)
“cookies” (79 reviews)
“apple strudel” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Danish, Scandinavian
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1529 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
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Reviewed 25 May 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 30 May 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 23 May 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 30 May 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 19 May 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 20 May 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.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Olsen's sign is not obvious from the street but it's there. We ordered several types of pastry and a kringle to go. Yum. A great place to have coffee and pastries. Order a bunch and share so you can experience the different flavors. We...More

Thank georgia92845
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed the pastries just a little history on them. Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has a 4 generational history of master bakers baking Danish pastries....More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

This place has some of the best Danish in Solvang. A great selection of cookies and pastries, perfect for presents and a quick breakfast on the go.More

Thank kbw111
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. The history of Olsen's starts 4 generations ago in Denmark. Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark and brought the recipes with them. Today's pastries, Butter Cookies and more are still using...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

As part of staying at the Atterdag Inn we received two days of free breakfast at this bakery. The staff is very friendly and helpful and their pastry are very good. How doesn't like coffee and a pastry? 5 Stars.....a great place to start your...More

Thank Q4240KFpeterl
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Just a little history on Olsen's...Bent and Susy moved to Solvang in 1970 from Denmark where the family has a 4 generational history of master bakers. Today these same Danish recipes are used at the...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I had a chocolate chip cookie which was very huge and soft as well as delicious. We had to wait to be seated at Paula's pancake house had a wait so I decided to visit the bakery.

Thank Jackie L
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Glad we were able to provide delicious sustenance while you waited for breakfast. Have an enjoyable and safe weekend!

Reviewed 28 April 2017

I dreamed about the apple strudel the day after I ate it. Very cute and quaint little place. Stop by and pick up your breakfast on a stroll around Solvang

Thank jscoops
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you are have great dreams. Enjoy the day!

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Really good pastries and breads fresh and made in Solvang. We love the Limpa and the Kringle. Our Grandkids would think that Christmas had been stolen if they didn't have Kringle for breakfast on Christmas morning.

Thank OLDFirefighter
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your continued patronage. Olsen's Danish Kringle on the Christmas table after gifts on Christmas we will have to add one to our table. Thanks!

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Solvang Inn and Cottages across the street which included continental breakfast each morning. What a pleasant surprise to learn that we were treated to a pastry and coffee free of charge at Olsen's Bakery! They were very accommodating, pastries were extremely fresh...More

Thank Christy B
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at Olsen's Danish Village Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed the Danish Village, your stay at the Solvang Inn & Cottages...plus Olsen's Danish Village Bakery. Life just does not get to much better. Have a GRAND day and a safe trip.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Danish, Scandinavian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 06:30
Monday
07:30 - 06:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 06:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 06:30
Thursday
07:30 - 06:30
Friday
07:30 - 06:30
Saturday
07:30 - 06:30
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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