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Ridge Island Groves

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Address: 6000 Polk City Rd, Haines City, FL 33844-8190
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+1 863-422-0333
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08:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:30
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Welcome to Ridge Island Groves website. For over 21 years Ridge Island...

Welcome to Ridge Island Groves website. For over 21 years Ridge Island Groves has been growing citrus on "Florida's Sun Ridge." Our fruit is grown on small family owned and maintained groves in the heart of the #1 citrus producing area of the United States. We provide some of Florida's Freshest Citrus to our local customers and also people all over the United States. Take a look at us on "Florida in a tankful" to get an idea of all that we do. Also be sure to check out our custom gift ordering and specialize a package to include all of your Florida favorites. And if you are ever in our area be sure to stop by one of our two locations because we like to meet our customers. We would also like to hear your feedback, questions and comments, so visit us on Facebook or Google+

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Orange cream ice cream - yes!

Friends said this was the best place for oranges so we stopped in. Oranges are delicious, but the soft orange dream ice cream was heavenly.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
2Tig
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Ontario, Canada
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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Friends said this was the best place for oranges so we stopped in. Oranges are delicious, but the soft orange dream ice cream was heavenly.

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Thank 2Tig
Oak Grove, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We homeschool our son and thought this would be a great field trip while on vacation . We arrived and signed up for the 45 minute tour. Very reasonable at $8.00. It was a great learning experience for our son and we enjoyed seeing the process of an orange going from being picked off the tree and the washing, waxing,... More 

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cincinnati, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the oranges and grapefruit are good, the fresh OJ is excellent. The staff are friendly and helpful. They have a good selection of other foods as well. I will go there again.

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Haines City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Family owned and operated. Pick you own fruit if you want to. Has the best orange soft ice cream (think dreamsicle)

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Haines City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I've been buying 🍊 and grapefruit for Christmas presents from Ridge Island Groves for years they will ship them directly or you can buy any number of other great Florida products from them and create your own package!! You really have to stop there and check out the really big variety of things from u pick strawberries to steaks to... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Loved our time there! Went out with a bunch of kids, and the tour of the orchard and orange picking was amazing for ournkrthern group. Orange blossoms smelled delicious and the free samples of freshly squeezed juice was delicious too!

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Thank Paula J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Despite stopping by later in the day, they kindly squeezed in a walking tour of the grove and garden for us. Really interesting and those fresh oranges - lovely. We just had to have an orange ice cream to go!

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Thank Lancia50
Haines City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a very special orange grove where service is as prime as the homegrown citrus and veggies are! It is a fun place to shop for food gifts as well as everything citrus. Also love the free range chicken and eggs. A huge benefit is the wide assortment of hydroponic vegetables they grow. Want a cabbage? They pick it... More 

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Port Hope, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Went into orchard on a golf cart. Learned about the orange varieties and harvesting processes. Saw trees and the bee hive and hydroponic area where other fruit and vegetables are growing. Store sells their fruit, juices, honey, knick knacks and ice cream made on site. Yummy!

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Winter Haven, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

Spent the morning picking (and eating) luscious blueberries and peaches. The owners are great people and go out of their way to make your visit fun. The peaches are the best I've tasted in years. They were juicy and sweet and tasted like a real peach. The blueberries were big and ripe and are great to eat alone or for... More 

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