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El Rancho Market

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2886 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-9444
+1 805-688-4300
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06:00 - 23:00
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Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I lived in the Santa Ynez Valley for a number of years after retirement and never missed a chance to eat the the El Rancho Market and Deli. Their daily assortment of hot and cold foods is fantastic. This is a great place to pick up sandwiches, made fresh daily, and other items for a great picnic at one of... More 

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Pasadena, California
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377 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went in this market to purchase some sparkling water and discovered an extraordinary wine collection. Practically the entire Santa Barbara wine region has their wines in this market. It is definitely a place to go and find what you need of the local wines you have discovered. The rest of the market is interesting as well with their choice... More 

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Thank PilotMichael
Carlsbad, California
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243 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Picked up some food for a picnic, they have a great selection in the store. Nice deli, sandwiches, etc. Decent prices too

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Thank RLCD
Encino, California, United States
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78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Excellent deli, take out section and fresh cheeses/meats. Great boutique wine store within the market. Friendly checkers and staff and simple selections to the finest gourmet foods conveniently located

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Thank Andrew M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Although the area is teaming with great restaurants and chefs, we decided to cook dinner at the house we had rented a couple of nights (why not? The view from our terrace was out of this world) We went to El Rancho market and the products were fresh and tasty and the wine selection good. If you are cooking at... More 

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Thank Eva Lotta A
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

We can always find whatever we need at El Rancho. They carry custom sandwiches, champagne, fresh sushi, picnic supplies and even kindling to start your fire. Great selection of just about everything.

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Thank Linda S
Belmont Shore, California
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114 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

the sandwiches are GREAT.) they do their own Tri Tip BBQ out in parking lot) .pack a picnic and nibble before wine tasing ..tip ..take refigio Road/ RT turn out of lot..then quick L going N towards mtns. The El Rancho has an awesome wine section also AND they contract out to local wine Icons to do a Pvt label... More 

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Santa Ynez, California, United States
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Wonderful staff. Super goods, including deli and bakery. Fresh produce. Great specials. Very attractive decor and lay out. We shop El Rancho all the time and have for twenty one years.

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Thank Sandy N
yosemite
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

They have oh so much, & such good stuff, very different. All the clerks were so very helpful, they have so many different kinds of beer & kombucha! You could spend a lot of time here.

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Thank pindleyosemite
Livermore, ca
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Love this place! Great selections of local goods and awesome food. I wish there was one like this in my town I'd never leave!

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Thank Kelly C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2886 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-9444
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-4300

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