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Big Bopper Drive-In

1510 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2608
+1 805-688-6018
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good31%
  • Average41%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
2 Oct 2017
“Typical order at window.”
25 Aug 2017
“Manage your expectations”
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1510 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2608
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Right across road from Holiday Inn Express, get a take sway menu study at leisure then go and order, you can even sit and wait and have a drink whilst you take away is beoing prepared. The local Fire Brigade where eating there when I...More

Thank alandt60
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Awesome big bopper burger on a scrumptious roll. But do not get the Mexican food. My sons had a California burrito which really was a bizarre version poorly wrapped in a square with the guacamole on the outside. A total mess. Stick with the burgers!

Thank TeriCici
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Not sure why it took so long for two milk shakes, but they were excellent. The food look good, but we had just finished dinner.

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 12 April 2015

If you're looking for something very casual, then look no further. The Bopper has great burgers and onion rings. It's a no frills place, but if you've got a hankering for a good burger, fries, etc., then this place is for you.

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I got the big bopper, and the bun it came on was pretty hard. The fries and shake that I got were amazing, and the burger was pretty good other than the bun. I don't think I'd eat here again considering how much I paid...More

Thank Mambo87
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Good value and everything tasted great - huge portions! We went here because of reviews but weren't expecting it to be so good. The outdoor seating is clean but old.

Thank jenzy81
Reviewed 28 January 2015

My wife and I were out after dinner checking out the various, tiny towns around Solvang. It got late and we were hungry. We remembered walking by the Big Bopper Drive In when we were walking around and through Solvang. We decided to check it...More

1  Thank Dancer007
Reviewed 10 December 2014

ok, this is not In-N-Out Burger, but you knew that. it's a good, typical semi-greasy burger-n-fries place with very reasonable prices on a street that is not at all full of reasonable prices. it's right by the park, so it's perfect for that early family...More

1  Thank hadashi
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Tasty tri-tip tacos with a good homemade salsa. Onion rings were hot & crispy. Who cares if the old place needs some paint. Sat outside and enjoyed my quick bite and the sunshine.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The burgers and fries are better than average (although expensive), the Mexican food is poor quality, but they have the best chocolate shakes within 100 miles! Get a large. I know, it's huge, but the calories are worth it!!

Thank BuelltonLocal
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-6018
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