We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Apple Pie Bakery Cafe

1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
+1 845-871-6608
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (83 reviews)
“macaroons” (21 reviews)
“apple pie” (18 reviews)
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1430
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (236)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to The Apple Pie Bakery today and was SO disappointed. It is my husbands & mine favorite place to go when we are in the area. We haven't been there in about a year and what a horrible experience. The menu selections are...More

Thank ghhtooth
Reviewed 9 April 2018 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

1  Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 9 April 2018

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

1  Thank novagirl11kd
Reviewed 7 March 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

1  Thank jersirella
Reviewed 25 February 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 23 January 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 19 January 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 17 November 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 14 November 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 14 October 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
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Hyde Park
Super 8 Highland NY
468 reviews
2.69 km away
Golden Manor Motel
75 reviews
2.92 km away
Quality Inn Hyde Park
334 reviews
3.15 km away
Inn at Hyde Park
7 reviews
3.38 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bocuse Restaurant
333 reviews
.05 km away
American Bounty
341 reviews
.01 km away
Ristorante Caterina de' Medici
269 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
1,268 reviews
2.74 km away
Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park
1,957 reviews
3.83 km away
Walkway State Historic Park
97 reviews
4.42 km away
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Home
1,019 reviews
2.74 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
7 May 2018|
Response from Ernest O | Reviewed this property |
I did my review in Trip Advisor web page.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing