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Barber Orchard Fruitstand

2855 Old Balsam Rd., Waynesville, NC 28786
+1 828-456-3598
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Classic Apple Market

My family and I always go here when apples are in season to purchase many different varieties of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kseam6259
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Franklin, North Carolina
via mobile
Great cider

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

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Patricia P
,
Waynesville
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“pies” (29 reviews)
“apple fritters” (20 reviews)
“fresh apples” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
2855 Old Balsam Rd., Waynesville, NC 28786
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+1 828-456-3598
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"preserves"
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"apple turnover"
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"for sale"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

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

Thank Patricia P
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Reviewed December 22, 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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Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

This was a nice little stop on the side of the road, outside of Waynesville. It was a lot smaller than expected. When you walk in, the entire room smells like apples though! SO GOOD! Lots of jams and preserves in small and large containers...More

Thank Haley B
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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in near the end of the season, based on the reviews. There's a good selection of jams, jellies and sauces, although no more than are available at other locations in the mountains. There were several varieties of apples, although no Macintosh were available. I...More

Thank Mary W
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Located near the intersection of Old Balsam Road and the 23/74 bypass, Barber Orchard is locally known as the fresh fruit stand. A wide variety of apples, fruits, and vegetables are available along with jams and jellies. Additionally, the bakery turns out delicious cakes and...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

If you want fresh apples this is the place to go. Other produce is offered in season and I bought a five pound butternut squash for two dollars and an amazing heavy cabbage tempted me. But there are only two of us and it would...More

Thank Penny W
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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Our family loves this place. It brings back so many memories as a kid. My great grandmother lived nearby and we always stopped here. Best apple cider! And the apple cake is delicious. My husband's favorite were the caramel apple cookies. This will always be...More

Thank LCBH1816
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Open seasonally, this is where locals buy pies, turnovers, cider, and fresh apples. Expect a line at the bakery counter and order ahead to make sure they have what you want. Jams and jellies and bagged fruit galore. Read the labels to find Toe Jam...More

Thank Joni M F
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on our way to Bryson City to get some of their apple cakes. They are delicious. We also got some of their apple turnovers. They were good but not very sweet. Add more sugar please‼️

Thank Thomas E
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Laura P
September 23, 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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