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Fitzpatricks Tavern

490 1st St, Solvang, CA 93463-3724
+1 805-688-5500
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (9 reviews)
“rueben” (4 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
££ - £££
490 1st St, Solvang, CA 93463-3724
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Reviewed yesterday

Decor is nothing fancy but the staff was friendly and accommodating. Prices reasonable. Nice selection of beer. Best Ruben sandwich I’ve ever had.

Thank Lexingtontourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sam the bartender was friendly & welcoming. Fish was crispy & moist. Some of the best fries I’ve ever had. Neither was greasy at all. And the cole slaw was fresh, crispy & a refreshing contrast. Huge portion. We split one order and didn’t even...More

Thank jimbalaya1
Reviewed 24 June 2018

I visited Fitzpatrick's Tavern for lunch with my adult daughter. It was a bit early for beer, so we skipped that part of the experience, but the other customers seemed to be enjoying the large selection of beer. My burger was giant sized and cooked...More

1  Thank cebrianent
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We were on a recent trip to Solvang for our anniversary, and were trying to find somewhere that had gluten free options and was familiar with gluten free protocol. I have a severe wheat/gluten allergy that results in skin welts, vertigo and heart palpitations, so...More

Thank onecrazydre2018
Sam S, Owner at Fitzpatricks Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Awesome to hear! Thank you so much! We will be ready for you next time!! 🍀👍🏼

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Service was attentive and fast, and we loved the food. Poutine was a tasty treat for a starter, and waiter smartly offered to swap fries for salad that came with my burger (cooked medium, perfectly). My wife loved her chicken pot pie (it was rather...More

1  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Ok my wife and I ate here on a whim. Service was awesome and the food was AWESOME. Onion rings are the best and the stress awesome.

Thank jMartinez96
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This sleepy little town has an Irish Pub, Solvang typically close around 5pm we found out the hard way but we walked into this place and enjoyed ourselves. Our waitress Britney, I hope I spelled her name right was awesome in customer service along with...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This quaint little pub serves the best Shepherds Pie this side of Ireland. The portions are large and the prices are moderate.

Thank Topkick642
Reviewed 24 February 2018

What a great place - we first visited on Super Bowl Sunday this year. The service was amazing and the food options are fantastic. I tried my first chicken pot pie in a restaurant EVER in my life here - it was wonderful!! We are...More

Thank Newlovenewlife2012
Reviewed 9 February 2018

What a surprise that this small pub turned out to be terrific. They literally have the very best Reuben Sandwich my hubby and I have ever had....including Ireland. Simply fabulous. The Corn chowder soup served in a bread bowl with great as well. They have...More

Thank bitler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 1st St, Solvang, CA 93463-3724
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-5500
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