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Smolak Farms

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Pretty good ice cream, friendly animals.

Great place to go on an afternoon off. They have a large selection of animals to look at while... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
reneen2341
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New York City, New York
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Farms in this area are trying a number of things to stay afloat, which is necessary and admirable... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
L9393NIrobertm
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Exeter, New Hampshire
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“apple picking”(17 reviews)
“ice cream”(17 reviews)
“cider donuts”(20 reviews)
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Smolak Farms combines agriculture, education and entertainment in a very special way. Visitors come to pick fruit from our orchards and shop at the Farm Stand and Bakery. Children enjoy the playground, animals, hayrides, school tours. Smolak Farms...more
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315 S Bradford St, North Andover, MA 01845-1333
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+1 978-682-6332
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Farms in this area are trying a number of things to stay afloat, which is necessary and admirable. It is apple picking time, and they spiced things up with a kids area with bouncy house and bouncy slide an animal yard, and tractor pulled cow...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Ladies and gentlemen, do not waste your hard-earned money here. Today was one of the worst New England farmers market experiences I've ever had. I used to love this place but it's gone downhill so quickly and today was a huge disappointment. The bakery counter...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Smolak Farm is a family favorite for breakfast on the weekends. Their cider donuts are the best and they serve good quality coffee.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fpkcek
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Great apples available for picking your own or just getting a bag in the gift shop. Try the Apple cider donuts with your coffee. They are great!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Greg-Marti-Mason
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Only good good is the apples 🍏 🍎 Apple 🥧 pie horrible and the donuts 🍩 have no real taste!!! And don’t have enough help or all foods advertised!!! Never go back FO NOT BUY THE OLD PIES

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nancy b
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Went on a whim and found about 1,000 people with the same idea on a sunny autumn weekend. Parking took 30 minutes. Gave up on lunchfood due to the crowds... no doubt a fun spot with little kids on quieter days.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jefsaw1
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to go on an afternoon off. They have a large selection of animals to look at while enjoying great ice cream. Would be a great place to visit with kids.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank reneen2341
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped to stretch our legs during a drive home from Maine with our Bischon. Ice cream was great. Brody enjoyed his doggie dish and I enjoyed seeing a working homestead.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rh0dyr
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My Husband and I are fanatics for the Apple Cider Donuts that they bake on the premises here at Smolak Farms. We have sampled many and this location is the best around. The sugar or plain, you can't go wrong. The flavor is awesome and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is the place to be! Check out their Facebook page for the latest events, but all year round they are fabulous. Friendly staff. Great food. Fun activities for all ages. I have never been disappointed & I’ve been going there for 2 years now!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Deborah L
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Response from garv48 | Reviewed this property |
A train from the North Station to Lawrence or Andover and then a taxi or Uber to Smolak's. About a 5 mile ride from either train station.
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