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Apple Pie Bakery Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
+1 845-871-6608
07:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 17:00
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

My daughter and I had the pleasure of visiting the Apple Pie Bakery and Cafe located on the campus of the Culinary Institute of America. The nice variety of baked goods were beautiful. We ordered the Blueberry Muffin and the Pan au Raisin. The Blueberry Muffin was filled with fresh blueberries. It was moist and delicious. The Pan au Raisin... More 

Thank Bonappetitmom
in NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were there on a cold rainy day. We decided soup would be just the ticket, He ordered the chicken & dumpling soup, I opted for the broccoli & cheddar (they had fancier names but I can't remember what they were) As luck would have it they were all out of my choice so 2 chicken & dumplings, with a... More 

Thank Kitsaattheshore
Somerset, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Visiting the Culinary Institute of America campus and the Apple Pie Bakery are must do whenever you are in the Hyde Park area. The surrounding area is beautiful and has a lot to offer. Parking is available. They have mouth watering baked goods along with sandwiches and salads to make you want to return over and over again!

Thank Lee L
Cleveland, Ohio
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

If you ever have a chance to visit the CIA campus...go! This is a beautiful location and campus. There are several restaurants on the campus. We stopped for lunch at the Apple Pie Bakery Café after reading good reviews. We knew that we'd have to wait and that you order at the counter, and then the food is brought to... More 

Thank Torgie29
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We had lunch at the Tavern and decided to get dessert here afterwards. The smell o fwarm baked goods pulled us in. It was perfect and we were feeling the pumpkin treats for a beautiful fall visit.

Thank lollygal
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The food was delicious. Some of the staff was wonderful but a few were snarky and just rude. The staff taking orders and greeting people was friendly. Several of the servers were rude and acted inconvenienced by our presence. Luckily we were able to get the attention of another server that was friendly and happy to attend to us. He... More 

Thank jpm1108
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

When confirming a reservation at the CIA. We took an opportunity to visit the Apple Pie. As is everything at the CIA the chocolate pastry we share was fabulous. The service is outstanding. In fact, we were accidentally overcharged for a drink, the cashier came to our table to apologize and offer the refund. We took the refund in the... More 

Thank Nathaniel M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick desert prior to our scheduled food tour and had a delicious combination of pumpkin cheese and a PB & J doughnut. I complemented my desert with a hand crafted latte to put the signature touch on a perfect desert break. Well worth the stop!

Thank SeaHawk14
Long Island NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Having eaten here before, we knew what to expect. We were not disappointed. The students are always friendly and professional. The food is second to none.

Thank 15Catmiliny
Poughkeepsie, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Where else to go for a exceptional lunch with great service and freshly prepared food and desserts why right inside the World Class Culinary Institute of America of course!!,and if your looking for awesome bread and baked goods to take home look no further. This very popular eatery (hint) get there a little before the lunch hour and have a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?