Locally Owned Places to Shop in Santa Ynez Valley

Shop and Discover that treasure you never thought you’d find – or perhaps never even dreamed of – at more than 200 independent and family-owned boutiques (chain stores are virtually non-existent).  Experience local artisans’ wares, jewelry, apparel and crafts from contemporary to vintage.  Fine art as well as photographic images are waiting to adorn your home along with glassware, porcelain, sterling silver, wood and garden treasures.  Incredibly chic yet affordable women’s, men’s and kid’s clothing, fine leather good and accessories, shoes, boots, and clogs will keep you strolling.  Porcelain figurines, handmade lace, ironworks and music boxes excite collectors.  Be enticed by myriad choices from rare and best-selling books to a year-round Christmas store.  Notable retail happenings throughout the year include the monthly Solvang Third Wednesday event – shop, save and have fun at more than 60 places offering special offers.


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J. Woeste in Los Olivos

J. Woeste in Los Olivos

2356 Alamo Pintado Avenue, Los Olivos, CA 93441,
(805) 693-1951

A destination in itself.

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Los Olivos General Store & Larner Wine Tasting Room

Los Olivos General Store & Larner Wine Tasting Room

2900 Grand Ave, Los Olivos, CA 93441
805-688-8148

A modern take on a timeless classic specializing in home goods and locally made products. Also home to the Larner Wine Tasting Room.

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The Lucky Hen Larder

The Lucky Hen Larder

1095 Meadowvale Rd, E, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
(805) 691-9448

A gourmet & specialty foods shop featuring artisan sandwiches, cut-to-order cheese and hard to find culinary items. Specializing in house made goods.

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Honey Paper

Honey Paper

2933 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA 93441
(805) 325-9320

Curated selection of gifts, stationery, paper and maps from local resources to items imported from around the world.

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Wildflower Women Boutique

Wildflower Women Boutique

2920 Grande Ave #A, Los Olivos, CA 93441
(805) 697-7377

An eclectic blend of fashions and accessories for woman & children.

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Wildling Museum

Wildling Museum

1511-B Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-1082

The Wildling is an art and nature museum with a classroom, library, and unique store. Spaces are also available to rent for your meetings and events.

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El Rancho Marketplace

El Rancho Marketplace

2886 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
(805)688-4300

We are a full-service Gourmet/Organic/conventional Supermarket, specializing in fresh food, fresh made, fresh locally sourced and Wine

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Elverhoj Museum of History and Art

Elverhoj Museum of History and Art

1624 Elverhoy Way, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 686-1211

History, Heritage, Art: Exhibits tell Solvang’s rich history, celebrate the colorful heritage of Denmark, and feature changing gallery art shows.

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Dana V. Wines

Dana V. Wines

1588 Mission Dr. Suite B, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-3488

Enjoy a glass of award winning Rosé on the patio or come inside and enjoy the tasting list. Happy Hour Daily from 4 'til closing.

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