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Dakin Dairy Farms

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great educational place to visit

This is another great off the beaten path place to visit - especially with kids. Their tour is... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Renn N
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Awesome spot.

This place is great if you are a local and want milk, cream, butter, and cheese from grass fed... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Bristol, Tennessee
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Dakin Dairy Farms entertains & educates the public from cow to bottle on their 1000 acre sustainable family farm with Farm Tours, Birthday Parties, 5 Acre Maze, Hayrides, Bottle Feeding Calves, Pig Races, butter making, product tastings & mooore...more
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30771 Betts Rd, Myakka City, FL 34251-3401
+1 941-322-2802
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my parents on the tour. They live in Ohio and grew up on a dairy farm. My dad was looking forward to the tour. The tour was good but we got put with an elementary school group. My dad wasn’t able to hear...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This is another great off the beaten path place to visit - especially with kids. Their tour is really informative and better than I expected. They have a general store in site which had some tasty food and the chocolate milk is the best I’ve...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Renn N
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This place is great if you are a local and want milk, cream, butter, and cheese from grass fed cows. It is well worth the drive, about 35 minutes from Punta Gorda. You can take a tour of the farm (Alice the young lady was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank littlejohnnydriveby
Reviewed June 7, 2018

They do a great job of talking about modern production agriculture. They also have great sandwiches and milk shakes, plus all the excellent dairy products you can purchase. I also really enjoyed feeding the goats. Highly recommend

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DCBadger
Reviewed April 13, 2018

My mother, 8 year old daughter and I went on the tour of the Dakin Family Farm. They had each person make butter from cream which my daughter loved. Unfortunately, the petting farm was closed due to some of the animals having pink eye and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Francine N
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We went on a Saturday morning with the kids and had a great time. It was very affordable something to do with the family and the staff was very friendly. We decided to go ahead and the lunch there. We all had a great time...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Rchiappisi
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Simply a great place. Unfortunately the tours weren't happening that day which was my fault for not checking schedule but our disappointment was overcome when we were able to feed the goats and see the baby cows. The young lady we spoke with was absolutely...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank matthewp714
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

I’m always up for a different experience and seeing a working dairy farm was pretty cool! The staff are all really nice too. They have a gift shop area and a cafe when you first walk in and you purchase your tickets for the tour...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Luv2TravelNEGirl
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We have been here with our family several times. Including a family birthday. We love it. Peaceful and wonderful staff.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank beechersuzanne
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Bought butter, mazzarella cheese, heavy cream, milk anf ice cream there. Fantastic products. Unfortunately they don't make their own ice cream but it was still pretty good. Whole milk was some of the best you will ever taste. Makes you want to stay away from...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Guy C
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