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Avila Valley Barn

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This barn makes it onto the "must stop" places in Avila Beach for a reason. Whether your young... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mychelle F
San Francisco, California
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We loved this little farm and produce stand! Everything was beautifully and creatively displayed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jamie R
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  • Average5%
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“pies”(78 reviews)
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560 Avila Beach Dr, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-8047
+1 805-595-2810
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All reviewspetting zoofeed the animalspiesfarm animalsroasted cornhay ridesice creamfruitfresh producetractor ridepick your ownpumpkin patchjams and jelliesbaby goatsbakery itemsfun placegreat place to take the kids
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This barn makes it onto the "must stop" places in Avila Beach for a reason. Whether your young, old or in between you will find this to be a fun stop over. They invented the word "home grown". You will find healthy seasonal foods and...More

Thank Mychelle F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this little farm and produce stand! Everything was beautifully and creatively displayed, all the produce looked perfect. We picked up fruit for our breakfast - the employees were so helpful and let us try various fruits and educated us on growing seasons, produce,...More

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Avila Barn is pretty much this. There a few seperate bldgs. A variety of small animals, chickens, goats, etc.where children can get up close and observe. A Fabulouse Bakery where everything is made from scratch, and the fruits and vegetables are all grown locally. DON'T...More

1  Thank 508vernad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful place to visit! We went right before Christmas and the kids got to visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus, take a hayride and wander around the old-fashioned farm. Some cute goats to feed and other animals to see. Fun place to stop!

Thank S R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a local favorite gem! Great for picking up local made food items, shop fresh produce, have ice cream, snacks or homemade pies this is a great place to visit! Take the kids to the petting zoo or on a hay ride. This will...More

Thank Lisa E
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I've been here twice. 1st time, 10/2016 and the customer service was ***** - 2nd time, 8/2018 and the customer service was ** so I'm not sure what happened. The ice cream however, was very good *****

Thank Josie M
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Our grandchildren always look forward to buying some produce to feed the animals. We love to come in the fall and ride the wagon out to the orchard to pick apples, too. The fresh produce and specialty items sold in the store are excellent. And...More

Thank srateapot
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Yummy treats await the happy wanderer. Fresh fruits and veggies were crisp and fresh. Sweet treats available from the Sweet Shop, Cherry Crsip was delicious, it was filled with plump cherries and covered with a crispy topper. Gifts available a bit pricey. Animals pens and...More

Thank mashugart2018
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great spot and make sure you bring $. Baked goods, fresh fruit and vegetables, petting zoo, and all kind of great stuff. On the way to Avila Beach, so not out of the way. Products are a little pricey, but it is fun and a...More

Thank seeitandsayitgirl
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I stopped by for the first time, and had SUCH fun! There are animals around the property, and the goats are adorable to watch! They have lots of fresh fruit and vegetables, sauces to try, and even have GF options! I didn't eat at the...More

1  Thank Debbie R
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July 9, 2017|
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Response from LoveGetAways70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - for the most part. Store certainly; animal farm area is outside - so dirt.
March 22, 2017|
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Response from giff64 | Reviewed this property |
Actually they do have Alpacas not Llamas.
May 9, 2016|
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Response from Diane H | Reviewed this property |
Avila Barn is only about 10 minutes from San Luis. It's just a quick drive away!