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Riamede Farm

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122 Oakdale Rd, Chester, NJ 07930-2223
+1 908-879-5353
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BEST farm in the area. Just apples, none of that other nonsense

I took my 4 kids to go apple picking early in the season last year and it was such a great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
njmomwest4
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Jersey City, New Jersey
Great apple picking farm

Love Riamede. Always visit in the fall. Huge selection of pick your own apples, or you can purchase... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Dreijunge
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Step back a century and pick your own apples, pumpkins and tomatoes at our authentic old farm. Open seasonally September & October only. We will open for our 45th pick your own harvest season on August 30 this year. Hope to see you then!
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“cider donuts” (4 reviews)
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122 Oakdale Rd, Chester, NJ 07930-2223
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my 4 kids to go apple picking early in the season last year and it was such a great experience. No bouncy castles, face painting, animals, etc. Just apples. Beautiful absolutely delicious apples. It was so quiet and so many apples. Definately try...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Love Riamede. Always visit in the fall. Huge selection of pick your own apples, or you can purchase if you don’t feel like picking. On the weekends, they make homemade cider donuts, which are amazing & have hot dogs, etc. Great place for kids of...More

Thank Dreijunge
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

over 20 varities of apples as well as blue berries, raspberries, tomatoes,strawberries in an family friendly non commercial environment. Easy access of NJ206 in Chester NJ

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I called to inquire about pricing for weekdays and weekend for a group of disabled adults. The person on the other line was annoyed at my inquiry and went on to tell me that this was a business, and that she could not let people...More

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Riamede F, Manager at Riamede Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

We politely told this woman 'no groups on weekends', a response she would not accept and then picked a fight. Riamede Farm does not allow large groups on weekends which we reserve as our family days. This policy applies to school groups, church groups, all...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I have gone here each fall for about 25 years. I brought my 2 grandchildren here for the first time. This year the place is overrun with signs. Don't do this, Don't walk here, Keep Out. I felt overwhelmed with negativity. The people were not...More

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Riamede F, Manager at Riamede Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

We do have many customers who have been picking apples at Riamede Farm since they were children and now bring their own children, coming back again and again. Most of our customers are returning customers which, to us, says more about our farm than social...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

When my boys were little, we would go apple picking here. They take you out in a hay filled wagon & you pick what is ripe. My favorites apples here are the Macoun. Crisp & just the right tartness in the snowy white flesh. They...More

Thank Dreijunge
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you like apples and want to pick your own then this is one of farms to visit. We went there during the week to avoid the weekend mob and mainly stopped by the barn/store to check out their apple cider. The cider I saw...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

we have been apple picking nine years in a row now at five or six different farms in nj and i think this one has consistently been the best. the lines are never long. there is always adjacent parking (which is often not the case...More

Thank Cristina R
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is the most organized attraction I have ever seen Apple rows and trees clearly marked-go early as to beat the traffic on rte 206 Little pricy but worth it

Thank jeany67
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Love love love going every year to go Apple picking. I am a nanny. I love the fact that you can walk to the trees and not have to take a hayride. It's hard to do with a toddler and infant twins...great Apples also!!! Can't...More

Thank Cole H
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Stephanie P
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They have many varieties of apples that start to mature now, and then on into late november. If you want to pick a specific type you'd need to call them for specific ripening times. Otherwise, with those dates you mentioned... More
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