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Pea Soup Andersen's

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” (243 reviews)
“onion rolls” (5 reviews)
“fried chicken” (19 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Soups, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12411 State Highway 33, Santa Nella, CA 95322-9734
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

For years, Pea Soup Andersen has mystified customers with a simple pea soup. It is something right out of the depression era. This (Santa Nella) is a busy truck stop on the main north/south route between LA and points north. This restaurant is constantly busy...More

Thank jimsue
Reviewed 2 November 2017

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 19 October 2017

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 16 October 2017

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 11 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 5 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 2 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 29 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
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
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Response from Tony D | Reviewed this property |
Yes...Andersen's has a complete menu.
john r
30 September 2016|
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Response from happycouplefromfl | Reviewed this property |
The motel next door is called the "Best Western Andersen's Inn".
16 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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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