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Mustard Seed Restaurant

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1655 Mission Dr, Ste A, Solvang, CA 93463-3635
+1 805-688-1318
10:00 - 21:00
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All hours
Mon 10:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sun 10:00 - 21:00
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

had the ribeye steak. it was bad. very thin and the mushrooms had no taste at all. did not want to finish my food.

Thank EDWINH1999
Camarillo, California
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We walked around town and asked around for a good place to eat and a couple guided us to the mustard seed where they just finished and swore to us that we would not be disappointed, so we went to try it out. First thing is first, their Specials were amazing! My wife ordered the Danish Meatloaf special and it... More 

1 Thank Kian_McAdams1975
London, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I really can't believe that someone can give this place less than 5 stars! The place isn't fancy, it looks cheap and cheerful but the food and service were the best we had in California , honestly My lamb were melting in the mouth, and I couldn't have enough of the okra on side, at the end I had to... More 

1 Thank mal2703
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Solvang as a sleep point before continuing a car trip. Unfortunately most restaurants here close early (9 PM). Even though we had a good choice with a really nice waiter and I had one of the best lamp I ever had (it wasn't in the menu, need to ask for it). Recommended if you have the chance... More 

1 Thank Thiagogasp
Santa Clara, California
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Someone please give this restaurant a real chef. The location is great, the service was great, but the food was the worst we had in Solvang. Weinerschnitzel tasted more like chicken-friend beef (not veal), and was served with a horrible brown tasteless gravy. Danish meatballs were also bad, and surprisingly were served with...you guessed it...brown tasteless gravy. It's really too... More 

Thank SheepdogPlanet
vandenberg village, ca
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367 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We had lunch on a very hot day. Service was OK, especially setting outside in the heat. The spagetti and meatballs was Ok but not for the high price. The combo salad was good but maybe over priced. Server was nice and friendly but seemed like they needed an additional server. '

Thank billkathy88
La Puente, CA
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113 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Egg white spinach omelet, potatoes, waffles, and sausage recommended. Outside seating at street level making the atmosphere fun. Server was very friendly and attentive. Would definitely come our next visit to Solvang.

Thank irtorres
Sao Paulo, SP
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very friendly waiter, good beer, but I was not happy with my choices. I ordered the crab, shrimp and cheese sandwich. It was cold and a bit salty. I was dissapointed. The onion rings had more flour than onions and were served cold as well. My boys ordered ordinary burgers and were happy with their choices. Considering the prices, I... More 

Thank MarcelloNitz
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Had been here before a few years back and decided to come back. We ordered the Dutch combo, stuffed cabbage dish, and split pea soup with turkey sandwich. I personally enjoyed the stuffed cabbage. It was their special for the day. I had never had stuffed cabbage before, so I decided to try it. I was very pleased; the tomato... More 

Thank Al M
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here for dinner. Everything was delicious. I had the weiner schnitzel, Hubby had the sausage and meatballs, we both had the veggies and cabbage. The cabbage was absolutely delicious! The pea soup is also very good! I cannot wait to come back and eat at this restaurant!

1 Thank Sarah K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 Mission Dr, Ste A, Solvang, CA 93463-3635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-1318

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?