5 Spots in Rhode Island to Pick Up the Perfect Apple Pie
Might we also suggest ordering an apple dumpling or apple crisp while you're at it?
This article was created in collaboration with Rhode Island Commerce.
Apple trees are ripe for the picking and the season of apple pies has returned. Nothing beats a delicious homemade pie, but if you aren’t in the mood to bake try these local favorites for an already made apple pie.
Wright’s Dairy Farm
This farm and bakery offers a large variety of delicious homemade baked goods. Their apple pie tart is a puff pastry filled with apple slices and tossed in cinnamon sugar. Might we also suggest ordering an apple dumpling or maybe the apple crisp while you’re at it?
How to order: You can order online through the website for curbside pickup. The store is open Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Details: 200 Woonsocket Hill Rd., North Smithfield, 401-767-3014, wrightsdairyfarm.com
DeLuise Bakery is a family-owned business that has been around since 1938. The apple pies are just one of the many dessert options available at the store, so we suggest taking a peek at all of their other dessert options, too.
How to order: You can order online or in-store. Providence store hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Cranston hours are Tuesday-Friday, 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Details: 1251 Chalkstone Ave., Providence, 401-351-5826; 701 Oaklawn Ave., Cranston, 401-943-4567, deluisebakery.com
Mad Hatter Bakery
If you are looking for a fun place to get an apple pie, Mad Hatter Bakery is the place for you. This bakery specializes in cake decorating as well as other bakery options.
How to order: Apple pies are made to order and must be ordered two days in advance. The bakery is open Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Details: 64 Broadway, Newport, 401- 847-0354, madhatterbakery.com
This bakery has a rich history and decadent desserts. The apple pies are made fresh and sold by the slice or whole and are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth.
How to order: The bakery is open for takeout orders. The hours are Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday, 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
The Details: 993 Smith St., Providence, 401-831-9563; 685 Admiral St., Providence, 401-228-0081, lasallebakery.net
Known for their breads, Provencal Bakery is a wonderful place to get bread and pastries that are homemade. The apple pies are made-to-order and their apple bomb pastries are sure to get you feeling festive for fall.
How to order: Apple pies must be ordered in advance. The bakery is open for takeout and some delivery. Store hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 5:30 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. and Sunday, 8 a.m.- 3 p.m.
The Details: 750 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, 401-845-9313, provencalbakery.com