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Fresco Valley Cafe

) #6 of 49 Restaurants in Solvang ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Pizza
442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
+1 805-688-8857
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (25 reviews)
“salmon tacos” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Pizza, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I love brunch. I love breakfast and he loves lunch food, even at 10am. We came up to Solvang for a wedding weekend and wanted delicious food, without the wait, at a great price. We know Solvang is famous for pancake houses...More

Thank Katiesarahflynn
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Katie, it was such a pleasure hosting you and your husband! The team and I love being your go-to place around Solvang, and we hope that the next time you're craving a delicious, fresh meal, you'll both drop on by. Till next time -- please...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are quite a few breakfast options in Solvang but for us, this is the best. Fresh ingredients, nicely prepared and topped off by a friendly staff. Nice patio seating that catches the morning sun. It is located just off the main street so thankfully...More

Thank Kevin W
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kevin, the team and I are delighted to be your go-to breakfast place! Thank you so much for all the kind words regarding the team's service and our fare, and I hope you'll drop by real soon to sample our lunch -- there's a lot...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They had a lot of interesting choices and everyone enjoyed their dishes. Good Danish pancake, avocado toast and breakfast sando. Nice patio setting to eat outdoors. Parking convenient right next to the restaurant. Friendly, helpful staff.

Thank Rachel R
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rachel, glad you found your Danish pancakes and the rest of your meal delicious. Anytime you'd like to relax on our patio, please don't hesitate to drop on by. Till next time! Take care, Mathew Raab, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place made our entire Solvang Trip. We loved it so much we went back twice! The breakfast was amazing, food so fresh and tasty and great options for vegetarians.

Thank Katem5859
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Katem, glad we could help make your trip one for the books! It was such a pleasure hosting you, and thank you so much for the stars. Drop on by anytime you're craving something delicious. Best, Mathew Raab, Owner

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Our group of six people was walking around looking for breakfast after Paula's Pancake's House's line was too long. We ran into Fresco Valley Cafe. I had the Morning Wrap and it came with a huge side of fruit. It was all very delicious. I...More

Thank PlayitaTravel
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

I'm glad your group stopped by for breakfast with us! You made a great choice getting the Morning Wrap, and I'm delighted you enjoyed our generous portion of fruit that complements the dish. It's great knowing you're party enjoyed their meals, too, and I truly...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch here based upon the positive reviews we read. And we weren't​ disappointed. At this Cafe one orders at the counter and takes a number to their table. Our food arrived promptly. I had the blackened salmon tacos on corn...More

Thank time4me64
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for stopping by and for taking the time to leave us this review. I'm pleased that the blackened salmon tacos, veggie burger, and fruit salad all hit the spot, and it's nice to know that the cream of broccoli also made a good...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Our lunch, at the Fresco Valley Cafe in Solvang, was just wonderful. My wife and I arrived in the late afternoon and we were able to pick any seating we liked. We chose to sit outside. Our salads were beyond-the-beyond excellent. The wait staff very...More

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Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2017

I'm glad you and your wife were able to enjoy a delicious afternoon lunch with us. You made a great choice by sitting outside on our patio, and I'm delighted that you both were so enamored with our salads. Anytime you stop by Solvang again,...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Excellent lunch! A large selection of salads and sandwiches with fresh ingredients and generous portions. I had the best warm bacon spinach salad and my husband had the Hot Grinder Sandwich. Both were amazing! Loved the outdoor seating and pet friendly atmosphere.More

Thank Mary B
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2017

Mary, I'm delighted you were so impressed with our wide selection of salads and sandwiches! That said, it's truly a pleasure knowing you were so enamored with the Bacon Spinach Salad and the Hot Grinder Sandwich our chefs cooked up for you -- those are...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with the entire family yesterday for lunch, and the food was so superb, we ended up back here this morning for breakfast. The potato leak soup was absolutely delicious, but the highlight was definitely the breakfast this morning. We had the avocado toast,...More

Thank scelta24
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

It was such a pleasure hosting your family when you all dropped by for lunch! What's more, it's great to hear that we impressed you so much that you made a return visit to sample some of our breakfast fare. We recently just rolled out...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Fresco Valley Cafe appealed to us because it is a bit out of the crowded areas. It was not busy when we arrived for lunch so we were very disappointed when our food took almost 25 minutes to get to our table. Our order was...More

Thank Walking16
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

It's very disheartening that you felt this way about your recent meal here. We try and take our time with every dish so they can meet the standards of quality our fare requires, but had we known you weren't completely content with your soup or...More

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26 May 2016|
Response from Laura A | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need a reservation. You order up front and they bring it to your table. Plenty of tables🌺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-8857
  • E-mail
Serving Breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week in a casual atmosphere, Fresco Valley Cafe places an emphasis on organic & natural ingredients with many light, healthy options to get you through the day.

Proudly offering regional, local wine with a variety of microbrews our outdoor patio is a great way to enjoy the beautfiul California sunshine.Our patio is pet friendly, we even have a dog menu!
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