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Apple Pie Bakery Cafe

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1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
+1 845-871-6608
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“macaroons” (21 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to be able to grab a quick lunch without a reservation at the Apple Pie Bakery after touring FDR’s home on March 29 and the food was fantastic. Our waiter was very nice and the selection of entrees was great. Both...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is absolutely our favorite place in Poughkeepsie and we had to keep going back every week day that we were in the area while my sister was in college at Marist, even if it was just to pick up macarons to go! The chicken...More

Thank novagirl11kd
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

I was so DISAPPOINTED today. The Apple Pie Bakery recently renovated, “refreshed,” and reopened. I went to visit today with much anticipation, I’ve been a fan of theirs for 15 years. Well, the food was terrible & way overpriced. I got a grilled pastrami that...More

Thank jersirella
Reviewed February 25, 2018

When in Hyde Park (or near), the Apple Pie Bakery is a must stop for some tempting desserts that will make your mouth water & tummy love you! Be sure to take some to go too!!!

Thank kim m
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Jan. 23 2018. my first impressions of the new renovated Apple Pie Bakery Cafe. Looks GREAT! but everything else fails miserably. As you enter you see only 1/3 of the items in their display cases even though they have everything they had before so now...More

Thank rainyday9360
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Just had lunch at the Culinary Institute of America's newly renovated Apple Pie Bakery Cafe - delicious! Student servers were attentive and lovely. Maitre D was charming and excited about his beautiful new premises. Lunch was outstanding -- we had the Cuban sandwich, fried chicken...More

Thank shmalex2017
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Why I love CIA I was expecting more from their bakery. In all fairness we came at a time while they were renovating so that may have inpacted the quality of what we ate. I will say I love sticky buns. I bought one very...More

Thank Dan0001
Reviewed November 13, 2017

We were in the area and decided to try the pastries from Apply Pie Bakery at the Culinary Institute for a lunch. They have a fairly large and diverse selection, all made by the students. After purchasing our pastries, we went out to the fountain...More

Thank Ernest O
Reviewed October 13, 2017

We absolutely love the Apple Pie Bakery Café and now since our son just started at the CIA in October, we have several years of looking forward to eating there again. My husband and son rave over their sticky buns. They have all sorts of...More

Thank CFC1023
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Apple pie bakery at CIA has been my place of "always return". On the day of September the first is was ,once again, the "always return" to get closer to the coconut donut from Apple pie bakery. The Apple pie bakery is currently under renovation...More

Thank natalie b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 845-871-6608
The Apple Pie Bakery Cafe showcases the talents of the CIA's baking and pastry arts students and faculty, and features sumptuous baked goods and cafe cuisine. The full menu is available for takeout or to enjoy in our relaxed, reservation-free dining area.

The Apple Pie Bakery Cafe received awards for "Best Desserts" and "Best Lunch Spot" in Hudson Valley Magazine's annual "Best Of The Hudson Valley" awards.
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