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Mortensen's Danish Bakery

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish
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1588 Mission Dr, Ste 2, Solvang, CA 93463-2634
+1 805-688-8373
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08:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 19:00
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The awesome bakery smell drew us in and we tried the flaky and melting in mouth pastires. I believe it was cream cheese Danish, a rasberry macaroon bar and a berry boats we tried. Also the box of danish cookies on way back was joy to senses.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had not been to Solvang in 20 years. Tons of people took away the quaintness and the bakery it was a herd of cattle. We got our pastries (delicious) and got back on the freeway heading home.

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Thank NorCalExpert
Los Angeles, California
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When in Denmark---er, Solvang, one must eat danish, right? So we stopped into Mortensen's for a couple of snacks---Cherry Danish was the big winner! So many other treats to choose from though that I will definitely have to stop back!

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Thank SleepersGourmet
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Solvang has many bakeries and this is one of the best... nice place for a coffee and danish--- plus a great assortment of goodies to take with you

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible! Everything we had was so good we kept coming back again. try anything - you will not be disappointed - but especially the Apple Danish, the cinnamon raisin bun, and their marvelous Kringle! You will become a fan!

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Thank George_Moosie_W
Frenchburg, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved every thing I bought in the bakery! Cannot wait to return to get more. Definitely get the danish!

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Thank Tamilyn I
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got the traditional Danish raspberry pastry and some coffee. The Danish was fresh and very good, but the coffee was pretty mediocre.

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Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming to Solvang the first stop has to be coffee and a Danish. With so many good reviews we made a beeline for mortensens. Adorable little place with a dazzling array of pastries. I felt like a kid in a candy store! We had the raspberry cream cheese - a bit too heavy and sweet. The flaky cinnamon roll was... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bakery is very good - my second favorite here in Solvang, and that says a lot because there are quite a few to choose from. The staff is very efficient and works well to take care of all the customers in a timely manner. Great choices in cookies and pastries. I got an apple danish which was very tasty.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We been to solvang while travelling los angeles to San Francisco. We spent 4 hours in this beautiful town and had breakfast in this bakery. We had delicious vegetarian sandwiches and pastry

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 19:00
Thursday
08:00 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1588 Mission Dr, Ste 2, Solvang, CA 93463-2634
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-8373

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?