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Paula's Pancake House

$$ - $$$American, ,
1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
+1 805-688-2867
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (352 reviews)
“sausage” (94 reviews)
“blueberries” (25 reviews)
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American, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to admit, both my wife and I were expecting more. The breakfast is good, but not spectacular ... what is nice about this place is the decor and ability to take part in the charm of Solvang.

Thank DennisAtkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food & service. Must try are the country fried steak and the corn beef hash made from real beef.

Thank dogcare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was passing through this charming town today stopped in here for lunch as it seemed popular. Although it seems pancakes are their speciality I didn't fancy them at gone 1pm so just went for a club sandwich. Other family members had the steak sandwich and...More

Thank oliblob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were seated very soon and near the fan, we loved it. The staff was polite and the food arrived quickly. The beef sandwich was tasty and the watermelon was fresh and crisp. I'd recommend Paula's to anyone looking for a good lunch. I want...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I got the Danish thin pancakes with strawberries. They were delicious. My hubby got eggs, hash browns, and Danish sausage. He loved his breakfast too. He especially liked the sausage. The service was quick and friendly. A happy atmosphere and great food. Would love to...More

Thank COLayla
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

First of all Slovang is worth a visit! This Danish breakfast spot is so mouthwatering & cute you have to stop by and give them a go! I truly felt like I was in Europe, really neat!

Thank gabbygarrison
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Solvang 12 years ago with another couple. Paula's was our go to place every morning for 9 days. Back in town with a different couple and we couldn't resist Paula's Danish pancakes. Just as good as we remembered.

Thank LucyLuChapelHill_NC
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This place gets crowded and for a good reason. If you are in a large group get there early on weekends. I had the California omelet and it was delicious. My husband had the Danish pancakes and they were also fantastic. They are a bit...More

Thank alli_sun_T
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We have eaten here several times over the past 5 - 7 years. Regardless of the day of the week the Breakfast hours are always busy and we've never eaten here other than breakfast. The food is consistently good and worth the wait. Our server...More

Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

So this is a local hot spot. The wait was about 25 min but it was totally worth it. I totally understand why its alway busy. Great service friendly staff and the fiid was our of this world!! Danish pancakes and sausage rule. I even...More

Thank Angela J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
American, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-2867
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Serving classic American breakfast and lunch in addition to our worldly famous Danish pancakes.
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