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Ditmars Orchard

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Cafe & wine tasting was great

Very welcoming environment. We had a light lunch (wraps) made with fresh tomatoes by a great server... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sioux City, Iowa
An all seasons family outing

We are frequent customers of this orchard and we love it! Great wine, fresh tasty fruit, and... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Erin F
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 days ago
“Cafe & wine tasting was great”
Sep 1, 2018
“An all seasons family outing ”
What started in 1994 as a family project has blossomed into a local attraction for all ages to enjoy. Customers can pick their own apples, strawberries, cherries, peaches, apricots, and pumpkins. We also host many events such as our BlueGrass...more
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19475 225th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-8626
+1 712-256-7053
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very welcoming environment. We had a light lunch (wraps) made with fresh tomatoes by a great server (Ashley). Following that the two of us sampled the 13 wines and 4 ciders. Even when a group of about 8 came in to same, we got individual...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We are frequent customers of this orchard and we love it! Great wine, fresh tasty fruit, and delicious baked goods make for a wonderful family day trip. Apples are in season right now; the honeycrisp are especially tasty. They have a great selection but our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Erin F
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Dittmar's is a very lovely place to go for a fall visit! Tons of apple varieties to choose from and lots of fun activities to do for kids (tractor rides, corn maze, huge play area). They do several weekend events and have turned themselves into...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

You can pick apples and/or go inside their quaint shop and have an apple cider slushy. Yum. They also have the best, I mean best apple cider donuts. They also have regular food, but a little high for what you get and it's just okay....More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank FaithIowa
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Ditmars is a fantastic place to visit. They have an annual hot air balloon festival, as well wine tastings. Every fall they have pumpkin picking, they also have apple picking. Great place!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank bobbya887
Reviewed June 5, 2017

We had the chance to stop by and do a wine tasting and a few glasses and a small cheese tray from the Groupon coupon. The owner told us the stories about the names on the wines and it was very interesting. She did a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Robert B
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I love this place. My wife can not get enough of it. There are amazing pies they sell, plus they sell food for eating there in their restaurant... The wine slushies are absolutely worth the visit by themselves. And the cider.... The cider is life....More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank AndrewG3741
Reviewed March 14, 2017

we went there on a fall afternoon, ....they were making wine / crushing grapes...we were informed when they were actually crushing the grapes...we went around, and watched...the owner explained every step...this was soooo cool . after the explanation, we went back in and tried several...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank nadman2016
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Do stop in during apple season. Great cider. They have the lighter than air festival in the late sumner also. Hot air balloon rides. Do stop out. Fun for the family.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Robbintravels
Reviewed August 10, 2016

I love going to Dittmars orchard for the balloon festival! Always a great time. There is a lot of things to do at Dittmars picking apples and music a corn maze and a little store where you can buy pies and jelly's and of course...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank froggyburgett
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