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Dooley Groves

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1651 Stephens Rd, Sun City, FL 33570-6207
+1 800-522-6411
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Great grove and orange juice

Fun spot close to home. Lots of citrus and novelty FL candies, jams, and coconut patties. Even pick... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
johnDwine
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Tampa, Florida
Fun & educational activity with kids.

Visited during our vacation. We were with another family. Kids got to see where oranges came we... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
Kville5
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Fresh-Picked FUN at Dooley Groves! Come to the Grove! It's easy and it's fun. From November through April,rain or shine, from 10am to 4pm, we offer U-Pick Oranges and Tangerines. In January and February, come and pick Honeybells, the BEST citrus fruit you'll ever taste! Dooley Groves ships fresh citrus all across the USA and Canada. Candy, local honey, marmalades, Amish cheeses. Freshly-squeezed Orange Juice. Located on Florida's West Coast, just south of Tampa Bay, just south of Ruskin, Florida.
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“u pick” (13 reviews)
“citrus fruit” (6 reviews)
“true florida” (2 reviews)
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1651 Stephens Rd, Sun City, FL 33570-6207
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+1 800-522-6411
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun spot close to home. Lots of citrus and novelty FL candies, jams, and coconut patties. Even pick your own. Check before you come after April or May I think they may close for Summer.

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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited during our vacation. We were with another family. Kids got to see where oranges came we were able to cut some off the trees. The orchard was so fragrant with all the blossoms. They have a nice gift shop as well. Bought some orange...More

Thank Kville5
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Came here with my mom who lives nearby. She'd done the "pick your own" citrus a few weeks ago and wanted to bring me here to shop in their market. You can buy all their citrus, fresh juices and plenty of other goodies either from...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

A great place to go and take the family with you. They have a shop to browse and decide with jam or jellies you want. Lots of oranges to pick from. Also can ride the tram to go out to the groves to pick your...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

Of you like 'old's citrus groves with great citrus ,you got to stop by Dooly's groves. Great stuff!!

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

While the oranges, particularly the honeybells which we picked, were delicious I was disappointed by the "tour" they provided. The tour consisted of giving us a basket and some clippers, walking a short bit out the trees, making us read a sign to ensure we...More

Thank Zuzilla2
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

What a lovely place! We've lived just down the street for a couple years, but only just visited to pick some oranges. It was really fun hunting for the best oranges and the honeybell oranges are delicious. They are more expensive than what the grocery...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

I love the fresh orange juice and marmalade at Dooley Groves! So, today we decided to try the U-Pick Honeybells. We had a lot of fun and definitely want to do this again. They had buckets and bags. We filled a large bag (1/4 of...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

It's not worth!! Too expensive!! It's a tourist place !! It's a trapping!! Everything is overpriced!!More

Thank Elizabeth V
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Diane H, Owner at Dooley Groves, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Dooley Groves is a 3rd generation family farm and have been in business now for 50 years, growing only highest-quality specialty citrus fruit. We are a Florida Gift Fruit Shipper and we also offer U-Pick Honeybells- the rarest citrus fruit in Florida. We are actually...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Fun place to do u pick citrus. We went for the first day of Honeybells (12/26 this year) - fabulous and juicy but $2.39/lb. Fun to go out in the grove, a bit challenging with littles (12, 9, almost 5) who are used to a...More

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Pat S
March 30, 2018|
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Response from Kenna W | Reviewed this property |
9-5 on 3/30
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Response from Shannon B | Reviewed this property |
According to their facebook page, their current hours are 10am-4pm Monday-Saturday. They are a seasonal operation and will be shutting down soon, maybe May? Call them to ask.
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