Visiting Solvang With Your Dog

Solvang is very pet-friendly – so bring your best friend with you!

If you like to travel with your dog, then Solvang is the perfect destination for your next adventure.  From tasting rooms in our historic village, to plenty of patio dining options, Solvang excels in pet friendliness and people friendliness.

Here’s a quick itinerary for a dog-friendly visit to Solvang to help you plan your trip!

Solvang’s Dog-Friendly Restaurants

Fresco Valley Café
442 Atterdag Road
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 688-8857


Fresco Valley Café emphasizes fresh California cuisine with excellent craft beer and local wine selection. The house made deserts are truly decadent and they offer a dog menu too!  Dog Menu-Fresco Valley Cafe.       

Two of other great stops for dog lovers include Greenhouse Café for breakfast, and Chomp for burgers and fries. Pro tip, ask the chef if your furry friend can chow down on a chicken breast from the kitchen at Chomp.

Pet-Friendly - Wine Tasting Rooms

Solvang’s location in the Santa Ynez Valley makes it one of the top destinations for California wine tasting. Many of the tasting rooms right in the village welcome four-legged friends too. Here are a few dog-friendly wine-tasting rooms to try:

Lucas & Lewellen Wine Tasting Room
1645 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 686-9336

Lucas & Lewellen Tasting Room Manager, Andrew Moore, and his wife and Wine Club Manager Anjie Park welcomed us to their tasting room. Their dog Angus comes to the tasting room every day too!

Toccata Tasting Room
1665 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 686-5506

Wandering Dog Wine Bar
1539-C Mission Dr.
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 686-9126

This laid-back bar welcomes you and your pets on their patio.

Royal Oaks Winery Tasting Room
1582 Mission Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 693-1740

Managers Maura and Kathy, who are pet parents themselves, welcome families with fur babies of all types.

Casa Cassara Wine Tasting Room
1607 Mission Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 688-8691


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Pet-Friendly – Hotels in Solvang

For a full listing of places to stay, visit our hotels page. The Landsby, Royal Copenhagen Inn, and Wine Valley Inn are all pet-friendly accommodations.

The Landsby
1576 Mission Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 688-3121

The Landsby allows dogs on the outdoor patio for dining at Mad & Vin. For overnight guests, they also offer a selection of pet-friendly rooms.

Royal Copenhagen Inn
1579 Mission Dr.
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 688-5561

This beautiful inn is located in the heart of Solvang and offers an enclosed garden for your dogs as well as tasty welcome treats.

Wine Valley Inn
1564 Copenhagen Dr.
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 688-2111

A charming inn offering guest rooms and cottages and welcoming pets.

Pet-Friendly – Shops

As you walk through downtown Solvang, you will find plenty of doggy water bowls and friendly shop owners.

Unique Bowtique
1603 Copenhagen #2
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: (805) 686-0724

Don’t miss Unique Boutique, offer clothing, accessories, and a bakery just for your pets!

Solvang Knives, Inc.
442 First Street
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone: 805.691.9877

This is a truly pet-friendly shop! They offer a water bowl and dog treats on hand and we love meeting our customer’s furry companions!

For more dog-friendly travel tips, check out the latest visiting journalist blog post, “Doggies Dig Road Trip to Solvang,” about the pet-friendliness of Solvang. Thank you to bloggers Susan & Todd Montgomery (and their dogs Calie & Chester) for visiting.