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Fresco Valley Cafe

442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
+1 805-688-8857
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“salad” (34 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
442 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2731
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a restaurant that takes orders at the counter and serves you by the number on the table, this was a pleasant surprise. I had blackened halibut salad which I wish someone would serve me daily for lunch. Best food this trip.

Thank barbgal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was staying in town for a night and intentionally looked for a breakfast place that didn't specialize in baked pastries- so was excited for Fresco. Overall, the food was good, but not great: Two egg dishes, side of fruit and coffees. The coffee was excellent,...More

Thank dms5ex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In exploring Solvang we viewed a lunch line and decided to become part of it. On a beautiful 80 degree weekend, we ordered salads and sandwiches at the counter and then sat in the courtyard. Shortly lunch arrived and it was all one would expect...More

Thank Murray P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate lunch here before we were able to check into our hotel. There’s a nice selection of soup, salads and sandwiches. We saw a note in the menu that sandwiches could be ordered whole or by the half but didn’t consider the half option. We...More

Thank 19er
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving to LA home stopped here for a breakfast. Wonderful!. Had a breakfast sandwich with egg, ham and arugula. Perfect.

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
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26 May 2016|
Response from Laura A | 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
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, 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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