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Paula's Pancake House

) #1 of 49 Restaurants in Solvang $$ - $$$ American, ,
1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
+1 805-688-2867
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (348 reviews)
“sausage” (93 reviews)
“blueberries” (23 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were exploring Solvang one Saturday when we decided to eat here about 2pm. We were given a table outside. We decided to have breakfast once we saw everyone around us with delicious looking meals. Meal was wonderful. Husband ate a chili burger and was...More

Thank flyingradish
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is highly rated for a reason. Delicious food, friendly staff, fast service!! Pancakes were amazing!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food!! No wait at 8:15 on a Monday. But 9:15 tables taken. It's that good!!! Yum Very helpful with our two small kids

Thank LanddLover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went at 10:00 am so our wait was only about 15 minutes. We were happy to avoid the breakfast rush.

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Apparently there is always a wait for breakfast, but it is definitely worth it -- even in the heat. One of the best breakfasts I've had in a restaurant, and I love to eat breakfast out. The danish pancakes - like crepes are wonderful. You...More

Thank foxieCalifornia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always a long line at this famous Paula's hotcake but it's well worth it. When in Solvang ,you have to eat at Paula's Hotcake place, the best pancake ever...

Thank Florian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't have to say too much about Paula's cos the queues outside most days speak for themselves. Nice array of breakfast choices, hearty portions and try the Danish sausages or buy a pound to go. Love their omelettes, but they do awesome pancakes as well...More

Thank katubaldy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I decided to do a 4th of July road trip to San Luis Obispo. Our first stop was Paula's Pancake House in Solvang. Arriving around noon, we encountered an hour and a half wait time for the outside patio. We were determined...More

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfast spot - I eat there every time I'm in town. Location is perfect too. TIP: Get there early or you will wait...

Thank CC71OK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great danish pancake house with a wide variety of food for anyone to enjoy. Get there early as it gets crowded by 10am.

Thank Marc M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-2867
  • E-mail
Serving classic American breakfast and lunch in addition to our worldly famous Danish pancakes.
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