Come choose from a wide variety of freshly-picked apples. Select your favorite butters and preserves to take home and enjoy. Check out our wide and unique selection of jellies, honey, soup mixes, dressings, coffees, dips and more. From salsa to BBQ sauce, it’s all here!
Whether you’re just arriving or heading back home, stop by one of our fantastic places in our main building before you head back to your next activity!
Rain or shine, you can sit down and enjoy a delicious and unique meal. The Hay Cafe offers sandwiches, soups, chicken pot pies and more! Kid-friendly options, too. For dessert, check out our variety of ice cream flavors. Cider, slushies and soft drinks are also available.
Once the aromas catch your nose, you’re hooked! The Bakery offers a variety of yummy things to eat, including cider donuts, apple crisps and pies, turnovers, Deanna’s Dumplings, pumpkin pies, pumpkin rolls, ice cream, apple cider—both hot and cold—and apple cider slushies!
Stop by our Coffee Shop and enjoy espressos, lattes, mochas, Americanos and cappuccinos made from freshly-ground beans. Beyond coffee, try a hot chocolate, chai, or traditional apple cider. Don't forget to grab a cider donut before taking in our beautiful Iowa farm (or an extra for the drive home).
If you’re coming to the Farmyard to enjoy our activities, we hope you’ll stop at one of our many food stands and enjoy a meal!
Closed until Fall. Come hungry, because you definitely won’t leave that way! Our Feed Bunk is ready to serve you on the weekends with burgers, hot dogs, pulled-pork sandwiches and our fresh-cut fries. Oh, and don’t forget our famous applesauce!
Closed until Fall. Shucks offers gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, chicken strips, and our signature apple nachos! Whether you’re looking for a snack or a meal, you can find it at Shucks.
Closed until Fall. Apple Jacks is loaded with all things apple. Caramel apples, apple nachos, cider donuts, cider slushies and more—it’s all here at Apple Jacks.
Closed until Fall. Find what you’re looking for at the Pumpkin House. Grab some corn dogs to take with you around the Farmyard or find a bench to enjoy a snack or meal—the Pumpkin House is the place to be.
Country Corner is your headquarters for U-Pick bags for the Orchard and Strawberry Patch as well as for drinks and snacks like caramel apples and cider donuts.
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