Quality Inn Santa Ynez Valley
630 Avenue of the Flags
Buellton, CA 93427
Phone: (805) 688-0022
Fax: (805) 688-7448
Dine at the The Hitching Post II and enjoy an unmatched steakhouse experience in the city. The restaurant uses the traditional method of cooking over wood, and that's where the meat here gets its distinct flavor. Their menu goes beyond just a brilliant recipe for steaks, and into excellent in-house wines as well. Try out their meals with the recommended pairings and you will have a memorable experience. Besides the steaks, try out the Smoked Prime Rib of Pork and the Smoked Duck Breast.
Paula's Pancake House is the place to go to if you are looking out for a dining venue which serves the best Danish cakes and pastries in the city of Solvang. The relaxing and cheerful ambiance, added to the exceptional customer service, is perfect for a light brunch with friends. The place is quite popular among the locals, and is quite crowded on weekends. The site also features an outdoor seating area, where you can enjoy your meal when the weather is perfect. An absolute must-visit if you happen to be in the city.
Looking for a great Italian joint which serves not only a diverse variety of Italian cuisine but also the most deliciously crunchy pizzas? Then, Cecco it is! Try the Margherita, Gorlomi or the Wild Boar pizza and you will not be disappointed. Generous portion sizes, a nice outdoor seating arrangement and a warm and friendly service make this Italian experience a true hidden treat. The rustic decor makes for an appropriate setting to devour on Italian goodness.
Birkholm's Bakery is an extremely popular restaurant situated in the very heart of the city of Solvang in United States. It is the ultimate go-to place for people with a sweet tooth, and is especially known for its absolutely delicious Danish cookies. Also worth a mention are the brownies and Bear Claw - a Danish pastry which is filled with almond paste. The site offers a free pastry each time you visit the place, which is hands down one of the best restaurant check-in deals. A definite must-visit if you happen to be in the city for a day or so.
Viking Garden Cellars is a unique Scandinavian restaurant which was established in 2012, and its popularity has been rising ever since. It is situated in the heart of the city of Solvang in California, and is one of the most favorite haunts for the locals. The ambiance is very relaxing and cheerful, and the staff is amiable and helpful. This place is perfect for wine tasting, and is also noted for its huge selection of beer. A definite must-visit if you happen to be in the city.
Try out a different wine for a change. Not one from the store, but one from the The Los Olivos Wine Merchant & Café in-house produced wines. The family-run business started out as a simple cafe, then went on to selling their delicious wines too. The secret of the wines here is that the family still uses the old methods of wine-making, which requires a whole lot of time and patience. The Los Olivos Cafe offers food that is fresh and delicious. The Pappardelle Bolognese and the Skuna Bay Salmon are good orders.
Trattoria Grappolo is the best option for those looking to have a memorable evening with family or with friends. The restaurant serves authentic Italian food which is fresh and delicious. Some of the dishes to try out here are Fagioli con Salsicce, Calamari alla Positano and the Gnocchi al Gusto di Pollo.
Located on the main street of the town and near many vineyards and farms, Bell Street Farm is a wonderful stopover. The brainchild of Jamie Gluck. this market and eatery will make you feel welcomed with their warm hospitality. Drop in to buy picnic baskets or fill them up with food items and check the cute products from local artisans for a gift or keepsake. Take care of your hunger pangs with their farm-to-table delish sandwiches such as Tuna Nicoise, Meatloaf, Rotisserie Pork Sandwich and Charcuterie Plate. They also offer wine tasting.
Located up a windy road atop San Marcos Pass, this local landmark has been here since the 1860's, when it was a way station for weary travelers making there way over the pass. Feel like you are stepping back in time as you enter the restaurant set in a historic, vine covered log cabin with four fireplaces and a menu that features wild game among other things. The tavern features live music, an outdoor fire pit to keep you warm on those chilly evenings and weekly tri-tip BBQ every Sunday that is not to be missed. Dinner is from 5p every evening.
One of the better Chinese restaurants in Santa Barbara, this restaurant features live fish dishes that are very authentic.