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475 1st St, Solvang, CA 93463-3728
+1 805-688-0608
11:00 - 00:00
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Park City, Utah
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139 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Cute little sandwich shop with friendly service. It was a nice respite from the craziness of the weekend. Beautiful outside patio to go along with the welcomed air conditioning inside. Highly recommend the turkey and brie sandwich. Curried chicken sandwich was also really good.

Thank MalbuMom
Twain Harte, California
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

My husband had the Genoa salami with Kalmata olive tapenade etc and declared it his best sandwich ever. My Black Forest ham and cheese was excellent as well. The patio seating gave us a welcome respite from the busy streets on a summer weekday. It was a nice walk from Olsen's bakery where we were lucky to find parking.

1 Thank SusanSJB
Santa Ynez, California, United States
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Great stop for a quick bit. Lattes, ice tea, terrific gourmet-type sandwiches. Paninos exist in nearby towns of Santa Ynez and Los Olivos. Glad we've got them in the Valley. I do there all the time, so the date below is not really necessary.

Thank Sandy N
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120 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015

The menu was easy to read. You order once inside at the counter. They have a wonderful selection of sándwiches and drinks. It's a little pricey for what you get but there are free refills on the tea which made up for it.

Thank Michael A
Los Angeles, California
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96 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We ordered a variety of take-out sandwiches for a big picnic of 24. The food was delicious and take out was so easy. Price wasn't horrible either. The vegetarians loved the veggie sandwich we had.

Thank kcharlotte
Burbank, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We needed a bite to eat. This was a suggestion to us by a local winery. Great Vegetarian Sandwiches and soup here! Would definitely recommend it!

Thank Phil C
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We've eaten here on previous visits, and ate lunch during the festival. Panino's is small, has a couple of tables inside with seating outside. It's a salad and sandwich shop, so you place your order and they bring it out to you. I had the English Stilton, Asian Pear & Chopped Walnut Salad with organic greens w/ creamy English Stilton... More 

Thank Tad_64
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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245 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2014

They are in a great location with nice outdoor seating but the food wasn't memorable to me. Maybe I ordered the wrong thing, because everyone else seems to love it. Worth a try once, but I probably wouldn't go back a second time.

Thank courtney9384
Solvang, California
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

I love everything at Panino. If I could, I would eat here every day. They have such a variety of sandwiches and salads including many vegetarian options. They even have some hot sandwich options (which my husband prefers.) They start out with 4 bread options, but sometimes run out later in the afternoon. They never seem to run out of... More 

Thank CAsmussen
Springfield, Missouri
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We came here for lunch, and I definitely will come here again. I got the number 12 roast chicken sandwich, and the person with me got the number 6 chicken salad sandwich. I would recommend the focaccia bread, because the person I was with got wheat and they said it was really dry. The place is really small, but they... More 

Thank jcb2282

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 475 1st St, Solvang, CA 93463-3728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-0608

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?