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Fresco Valley Cafe

442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
+1 805-688-8857
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing! Fresh and delicious. Everything is made with fresh ingredients & excellent skill for pairing flavors. My special truffle oil avocado toast was amazing!

Thank Laura_Sjoberg
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

In Solvang for 3 days...checking out the restaurants on Trip Advisor the whole time. Came upon this one, tucked in a very inviting corner of town. We came here looking for breakfast. It's a place you order at the counter and seat yourself. We were...More

Thank Conusha
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I ordered a chicken cobb wrap for take-out which was pretty generous in size, enough to split, with a side. While the food was good, the service was a little on the unfriendly side. Not rude, but just not very welcoming. Not sure I would...More

Thank palepinkribbon
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant morning experience with some great coffee in one of the most unique towns in the whole country. Loved sitting at the bistro table outside on a sunny pleasant morning.

Thank Marlin M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Based on another trip adviser review (many thanks!), my husband & I ate lunch here and had an EXCELLENT experience. I loved my warm spinach salad & my husband enjoyed his tuna salad on ciabatta bread. For him, although the ciabatta was very good, he...More

Thank Audrey K
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We checked this out too late one day, but returned another to have breakfast. Opens at 0800 to about 3pm. Breakfast and lunch only. Great food and very tasty! Self serve coffee and water. Order at counter and pay in advance setup. Outdoor eating spots...More

Thank Steve E
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Steve, thank you so much for all the kind words regarding our cafe! It was such a pleasure hosting you, and I'm delighted you're so familiar with our breakfast and lunch options. Anytime you're in the mood to relax on our patio with some wonderful...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

My husband and I love brunch. I love breakfast and he loves lunch food, even at 10am. We came up to Solvang for a wedding weekend and wanted delicious food, without the wait, at a great price. We know Solvang is famous for pancake houses...More

1  Thank Katiesarahflynn
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Katie, it was such a pleasure hosting you and your husband! The team and I love being your go-to place around Solvang, and we hope that the next time you're craving a delicious, fresh meal, you'll both drop on by. Till next time -- please...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

There are quite a few breakfast options in Solvang but for us, this is the best. Fresh ingredients, nicely prepared and topped off by a friendly staff. Nice patio seating that catches the morning sun. It is located just off the main street so thankfully...More

Thank Kevin W
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Kevin, the team and I are delighted to be your go-to breakfast place! Thank you so much for all the kind words regarding the team's service and our fare, and I hope you'll drop by real soon to sample our lunch -- there's a lot...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

They had a lot of interesting choices and everyone enjoyed their dishes. Good Danish pancake, avocado toast and breakfast sando. Nice patio setting to eat outdoors. Parking convenient right next to the restaurant. Friendly, helpful staff.

Thank Rachel R
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Rachel, glad you found your Danish pancakes and the rest of your meal delicious. Anytime you'd like to relax on our patio, please don't hesitate to drop on by. Till next time! Take care, Mathew Raab, Owner

Reviewed 5 July 2017

This place made our entire Solvang Trip. We loved it so much we went back twice! The breakfast was amazing, food so fresh and tasty and great options for vegetarians.

Thank Katem5859
Mathew R, Owner at Fresco Valley Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Katem, glad we could help make your trip one for the books! It was such a pleasure hosting you, and thank you so much for the stars. Drop on by anytime you're craving something delicious. Best, Mathew Raab, Owner

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26 May 2016|
Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need a reservation. You order up front and they bring it to your table. Plenty of tables🌺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-8857
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Serving Breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week in a casual atmosphere, Fresco Valley Cafe places an emphasis on organic & natural ingredients with many light, healthy options to get you through the day. Proudly offering regional, local wine with a variety of microbrews our outdoor patio is a great way to enjoy the beautfiul California sunshine.Our patio is pet friendly, we even have a dog menu!
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