We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Julian Pie Company

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2225 Main St., Julian, CA 92036
Improve this listing
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Seating, Takeout

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 247 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 193
  • 47
    Very good
  • 5
  • 2
  • 0
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Great Pies

Cute little town in the mountains above San Diego, with a great little pie place. Dutch apple with a scoop of ice cream is my favorite.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Forney, Texas
via mobile
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
Add Photo Write a Review

247 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Forney, Texas
Level Contributor
248 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Cute little town in the mountains above San Diego, with a great little pie place. Dutch apple with a scoop of ice cream is my favorite.

Thank Oldguitarmike
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
121 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was driving through and wanted a bite to eat. I was anticipating lunch, but I saw this cute little place and popped in for a piece of Julian apple pie. I opted for the Dutch apple pie a la mode, and it was delicious. The presentation was a bit careless, though - a big shapeless blob of ice cream... More 

Thank Rowdy G
Smiths Falls, Canada
Level Contributor
21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told about the town of Julian famous for it's apples so on our tour we saw the pie company. Stopped in had a great piece of multi berry pie as well as a piece of apple pie, both warm and with ice cream. Excellent flavour, firmness and a nice cozy atmosphere.

Thank Olds2013
Julian, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Apple Pie, much better than Moms. The best one is Dutch Apple Crumb with Cinnamon Ice Cream. Thats all just pie and coffee.

Thank clifford_thebigred
Portsmouth, NH
Level Contributor
112 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We can't wait to buy more! Loved the Dutch Apple. Super cute town and absolutely delicious pie! Prices were fair. Skip the slice line and save time buying a whole pie! Once you eat some you'll be glad you did!

Thank PortsmouthDiners
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

We only tried the basic apple pie, but MAN, was it GOOD!!! We bought a whole pie, to go, and ate it when we got home. :-)

Thank katerz
Hemet, California
Level Contributor
113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Wife and I went to Julian for a Sunday get away. After visiting town and we decided to drive to pie place at the 78 & 79 junction. We got down there and they were out of peach/apple pie. Called back to Julian store and they held one for us. We got 2 pies and we loved one of them.... More 

Thank gottcoke
San Diego, California, United States
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We couldn't leave Julian without buying a Dutch apple pie with Crumb Topping to go from the Julian Pie Company. It's the best apple pie in Julian! Don't miss out!

Thank Carol R
Level Contributor
17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We drove up from Carlsbad to Julian using this for our GPS target. I tried their strawberry rhubarb with a scoop of cinnamon ice cream, very yummy. SWMBO had natural apple pie with a scoop of vanilla. That, too, was well worth the drive. Be sure to make this a stop in Julian, CA!

Thank G H P
San Marcos, California
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Love their fresh, delicious pies topped with a huge scoop of cinnamon ice cream. But their "memories" small apple and heart shaped pie crusts are to die for plus they truly are memories of my childhood. And the cider donuts. Eat the pie there warm with your scoop of ice cream and take home some donuts and "memories".

Thank October1971

Travelers who viewed Julian Pie Company also viewed


Been to Julian Pie Company? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2225 Main St., Julian, CA 92036
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: 760-765-2449

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children


Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Julian Pie Company staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?