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Apple Barrel


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$5 - $50
American, Cafe, Soups
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Furniture & Home Decor
Chairs, tables, cupboards & more, you’ll be surprised at what’s in store. You can find benches & a shelf of every kind. Complete your home w/ beautiful framed art hanging from your walls. Choose from many different artists & styles. You will have no problem finishing your room decor w/ our great variety!
Enjoy great scents from Yankee candle, a classic & popular candle line. we also carry bean pod candles that are soybean based, very fragrant & Eco-friendly. & for those that want a great scent & are mindful of their pockets we carry village candles too! there is an entire room dedicated to candles & their beautiful accessories.
Clothing, Jewelry & Accessories
You’ll find a wonderful selection of boutique women’s clothing for women, misses & juniors. we have expanded our accessories line & now carry handbags from Donna sharp & laurel brunch. we are also very excited to have been selected to be the area retailer to carry ed Levin jewelry, a line of beautiful sterling silver & 14 karat jewelry locally designed & handcrafted in Cambridge, NY. we also carry jewelry from left hand originals, designed & made by Larissa loden among many other wonderful lines!
Specialty Foods
Enjoy our own special jams, jellies, mustards, spreads, dressings & dips. let those hard to find childhood favorite candies melt in your mouth. you will find such a great variety of food like you’ve never tasted before w/ products from robert rothschild, frontier soups & local chef Arthur marc among many others. we also carry a wide selection of locally produced honey & maple syrup products.
Benches, birdbaths, planters & urns, statuary, birdhouses, fountains large or small our selection of garden accessories is one of the best in the area. With new products arriving all season we’ll have everything you need to keep your garden look stunning. Children's room we have an entire room dedicated to children, offering everything from new baby gifts to toys for young girls & boys. We carry a huge selection of wooden puzzles & teaching toys. Everything you could want for your special little one is offered right here!
Cards, post cards, calendars & books, we have it all! Looking for unique children’s books or cookbooks? You'll find it at the apple barrel, along w/ great reads by some of our talented local authors. Make sure you check out our great quality, attractive stationery of all types. We are now a lang center which means we offer the largest selection of lang products in the area!
Bath & Beauty
Our wonderful selection of bath & beauty products will make you feel & look wonderful, you will find quality products from Camille Beckman, Dionis, sweet grass farm, Zen, & much more. there are many varieties for both men & women. we have searched long & hard for our bath & beauty selections & really feel they can't be beat!
Decorate your home w/ our high quality, unique & attractive textiles. Need dishcloths, napkins & hand towels to spruce up your kitchen? You’ll find the best here! Finish the look w/ a runner or tablecloth for your dinning room. But don’t forget those other rooms! Looking for curtains, pillows, quilts & rugs? You can get it all right here!
We offer a huge selection of floral decor, wreaths & garlands. Including a large variety of silk & dried wreaths in a number of sizes & styles. We have berry garlands, floral garlands, single stemmed flowers, & bouquets. They all come in a large variety of attractive colors & styles.
With many lamp styles to choose from including specialty bulbs you can create any mood you want. create a look of country, Victorian, modern, etc. find those hard to find lamps, such as, stained glass, punched tin, wooden, pottery & iron. complete the look w/ our wide selection of shades. custom orders are available as well to fully suit your decorating needs.
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Amazing food, but get there early as they close early. We had fresh made sandwiches which were very tasty. It is part of a country store which also makes it fun to check out before or after eating.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Randy C
Reviewed May 29, 2019

I had the Reuben sandwich as a lunch special and it was phenomenal. A lot of corned beef. Very good taste. I would recommend this cafe.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Joe L
Reviewed May 26, 2019

A friend and I went for a ride to Apple Barrel Cafe and Gift Shop and had a wonderful time! Our lunch was fabulous, and we had lots of fun shopping in there well-stocked gift shop. Wonderful variety of lovely items!! Every employee that we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed November 30, 2018

I ate lunch here for the first time and can’t wait to go back! The specials were amazing and I didn’t know which one to choose. I had their homemade butternut squash soup and it was awesome. Their roast beef panini was fantastic. I was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank topher2076
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to spend some time and somewhere to eat consider the Apple Barrel place where you can look around and find something that you might like for yourself or a friend you're also can sit sit-down and have a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JPB195528
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The Apple Barrel is one of my favorite places, you can't go wrong with the food or shopping. It is about a 45 minute drive from home but I love the drive and the people. During the spring, summer and fall, it is my go...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 6Leef6
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We loved coming here to see and feel all of the authentic Upstate New York beauty. Flowers, plants, pumpkins, home decor...you name it! Great ideas for creating your own fall decorations. Wonderful staff !

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BubblesLaRu
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I have yet to have a bad meal here. The food is scrumptious and fancy. I was happy to learn they serve my favorite coffee.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Annarielle A
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for a one day trip very nice place to find something for yourself or a friend lots of thing to look at if you want to see a 360 photo go to Google map under apple barrel cafe can't put...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank JPB195528
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Nooks and crannies full of great gifts and mementos for you or for friends and family. Did not eat there but bought a yummie Strawberry/Rhubarb HOMEMADE Pie.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank CharlesM4047
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As others have suggested, give them a call. Enjoy!
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