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Merced Fruit Barn

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Convenient Restbreak & Deli Sandwich Stop

Our Caravan bus tour stopped here for a restroom and to-go sandwich convenience break enroute to... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
Great place to stop and get a bite

Nice sandwich shop with lots a doodads and kitschy Americana wall stuff. The attraction for my... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
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  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“fruit”(12 reviews)
“sandwiches”(6 reviews)
“ice cream”(4 reviews)
We offer local produce, honey, dried fruit and nuts, ice cream, Gourmet Mariposa coffee and fresh deli sandwiches. We have cute country home decor, picnic tables and friendly Barnyard Animals to visit with!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
4526 E State Highway 140, Merced, CA 95340-9325
+1 209-385-2222
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There’s a huge back room set for dining and a small zoo of animals in the back. The produce is hugely overpriced because busses of tourists stop here on their way to/from Yosemite. The parrots are great. Stop once and then buy your produce from...More

Thank Joey M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The selection of dried fruit is amazing. You can get spicy fruit as well as candy coated or dry roasted nuts of all kinds.

Thank donnakhf
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Our Caravan bus tour stopped here for a restroom and to-go sandwich convenience break enroute to Yosemite. MFB has a large number of clean toilet stalls ready to accommodate 40+ person buses that frequent the place. There's a deli with a good variety of sandwiches. They also sell coffee/expresso,...More

Thank OTR_Again_IM
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Nice sandwich shop with lots a doodads and kitschy Americana wall stuff. The attraction for my family was all the animals out back. A llama that was so friendly I was wondering what was wrong with it. She actually put her head on my shoulder...More

Thank HJimm
Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is an often forgotten place in Merced. They have a lot of items folks visiting Yosemite from out of town might like. Mostly trinkets like you see in the park. Wonderful variety of nuts, produce and dried fruits. It would be nice if they...More

2  Thank Marianne B
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here enroute to Yosemite. We were enticed by the sign that said fresh fruits. There were many tourist buses that stopped here too. Seems like a convenient break for most. Bathrooms were clean There were some parrots in cages at the front of...More

Thank Eskimo328
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We had no choice about stopping here as it was where our coach was due to disgorge 45 of us on a tour between Yosemite and San Francisco. The toilet facilities are reasonable, I didnt use the shop, but this bears very little resemblance to...More

Thank Snoringunicorn
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Our tour bus stopped here to pick up sandwiches and snacks on our way to Yosemite National Park. I got a sandwich, some nuts, fresh fruit and an iced coffee to go. I wish we had more time to shop since they looked like they...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed June 23, 2017

My wife and I stopped briefly at Merced Fruit Barn to purchase some almonds and eat a sandwich for lunch. We ordered a turkey sandwich - served with a minuscule amount of low quality, processed turkey...very disappointing. On the other hand, the retail section had...More

Thank carriagehouse37
Reviewed May 13, 2017

I had been here a few years ago and t was a really good fruit barn. Was disappointed to see it's not so much a fruit oriented any more. It does, however, have local honeys, syrups, some fruit and nuts. It's a good place for...More

Thank VickiG95340
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