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Andersen's Danish Bakery

1106 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2713
+1 805-962-5085
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“marzipan” (33 reviews)
“pastry” (47 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, European, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1106 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2713
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met friends here for a glass of wine and they brought us a very nice appetizer which was delicious. Great place.

Thank WeeLuv2Travel2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at Andersen's many times. I have tried every type of meal there - breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, and dessert (actually lots of desserts!) It is always fantastic. Although the menu is not typical, with items like hakkeboef, Hungarian goulash, chicken liver plate,...More

Thank GenXMommy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for dessert and found a very good selection of gluten free options. We had Strawberry Frágil and Sara Bonaheart and the were delicious.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for meals outdoors on the sidewalk on a warm day. Also lots of indoor space available. Interesting range of choices on offer. Service varies depending how busy they are as does the food. The bakery sells a lot of baked goods with marzipan...More

Thank Bruno S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Very hospitable and engaging staff. They offered yummy samples and detailed descriptions of pastries to help us in our decisions. Everything we ate was top notch best of the best! Beautiful shop and delightful dining room. Love the decor! Outdoor patio was very pleasant also....More

Thank laskerinn
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Often confused with Anderson Pea Soup in Buellton, this side walk cafe with inside seating is a great place to go for breakfast or lunch. The food is served properly and quickly once out of the kitchen. Service is friendly and sight seeing on State...More

Thank BlakievanHemert
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice patio seating and reasonable prices at this Danish bakery and cafe. Wheelchair accessible too! 1

Thank me40love
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Lunched here, halfway through a real "tourist" day in SB - all the sights and all the shopping with a break in the middle. From the menu you appeared to be able to have any meal you wanted from breakfast through to dinner. We chose...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Not sure why, but as a semi local (lived here only 14 years) I've never eaten here before, perhaps because it's always packed with tourists. Due to the Thomas Fire and smoke, no one is out and tourists are few and far between, so it...More

1  Thank Mah_Murrini
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Like many spots on State Street, it feels touristy for lunch and there are so many good options on State Street I am not sure what makes Andersen's special for lunch. But, I don't feel strongly about it. I did love going in and getting...More

Thank expectquality1942
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1106 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-5085
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