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Awesome bakery

My husband loves the apple turnovers, the Apple and peach slushys are good. The doughnuts, muffins... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Denise S
via mobile
So Delicious

The pastries are so yummy. I guess my favorite would be the cinnamon donuts! Then my next favorite... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Virginia L
via mobile
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2855 Old Balsam Rd., Waynesville, NC 28786
+1 828-456-3598
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband loves the apple turnovers, the Apple and peach slushys are good. The doughnuts, muffins, fritters, etc. are great! The service is good and quick even though they're very busy.

Thank Denise S
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The pastries are so yummy. I guess my favorite would be the cinnamon donuts! Then my next favorite would be all the apples!!! So many choices and such helpful folk!

Thank Virginia L
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Baber's Orchard Fruitstand would have been Johnny Appleseed's dream!! They have everything imaginable made with an apple or fruit. Their apple cake is delicious. I purchase them yearly for Christmas gifts. Everyone always looks forward to receiving one.

1  Thank cardinalgirl9
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We always have to make two trips to Barber's. The first one is to stock up for our visit to the area. The second is to take fresh fruit and veggies home. There are great deals to be had here, if you select apples from...More

Thank Julia H
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Barber Orchards Fruitstand will open August lst and stays open through October and probably November. Quality fruit is available. Huge selection of apples, although they are best bought in season, if you know when each variety of apple is at its peak. Also available are...More

Thank kyd2948
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We summer nearby and visit the Orchard on a regular basis. We have never been disappointed by the quality or price of their produce. The service is great too ! Love their pies and baked goods !

Thank doriscole
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Great place to get fresh apples and other vegetables. And their bakery. I have no words for it. Outstanding doesn't do it justice. If you are in this area during Apple picking time, this stop is a must. Expect long lines in the bakery, but...More

1  Thank Phyllis M
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

My family and I always go here when apples are in season to purchase many different varieties of apples. While here, you have to try the sample of apple cider (maybe a few times 😉) because you will buy your own jugs of apple cider...More

Thank kseam6259
Reviewed December 21, 2017

I love the fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables. The bakery has the best baked goods and apple cider.

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Thanks for the warm welcome even when it was closing time. Love the good smells and great apples. The fresh produce is good too.

Thank Alice H
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Brian G
September 23, 2016|
Response from morrismmorrismike |
is barbers orchard open yet?
Laura P
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Kim G | Reviewed this property |
They pick the apples and have them in big bins. It's local apples and apples they have shipped in both. You pick the ones you want out of the bins or they have some pre-bagged. They usually offer samples so you can pick... More
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May 20, 2016|
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Response from Julia H | Reviewed this property |
They open Aug 1 and close Christmas Eve