Time to Pick Your Own Strawberries

Strawberry season is going strong on the East End, and it’s all the sweeter when you pick your own. Farms are ready to welcome you into their U-Pick fields, but don’t wait too long to get your supply of perfectly ripened Long Island strawberries. Due to the weather, strawberry season may be shorter than ever, so here are 10 great pick-your-own strawberry fields to visit before it’s too late!

Anderson Farms

1170 Route 58, Riverhead

Phone: (631) 727-1129

Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday (except Tuesday); 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Cost: $3.50/qt


Densieski Farms

Lewis Road, East Quogue

Phone: (631) 653-5221

Hours: Open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost: $3.50/qt


Domaleski Farms

Route 48 Between Elija and Alvah Lanes, Mattituck

Phone: (631) 734-6886

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily June only.

Cost: $3.50/qt


Golden Earthworm

652 Peconic Bay Boulevard, Jamesport

Phone: (631) 722-3302

Hours (for U-Pick): June 17 &18 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost: $4/quart for current CSA members; $4.50/quart for all non-members


Hank’s Farm Stand

324 County Rd 39, Southampton

Phone: (631) 726-4667

Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

Cost: $5/qt


Check out Silvia Lehrer’s great strawberry recipes on Danshamptons.com.


Harbes Family Farms and Vineyards

715 Sound Avenue, Mattituck

Phone: (631) 298-0800

Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (5:30 for pick-your-own)

Cost: $5/qt


May’s Farm Stand

6361 Route 25A, Wading River

Phone: (631) 929-6654

Hours: Open: 9 a.m. to 6 pm, daily May-October

Cost: $3.50/qt


Patty’s Berries and Bunches

410 Sound Avenue, Mattituck

Phone: (631) 298 4679

Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily (Pick Your Own ends at 5:30pm)

Cost: $5/qt


Rottkamp Fox Hollow Farm

2287 Sound Avenue, Calverton

Phone: (631) 727-1786

Hours: Sun., Mon., Tues., Thur., Fri. 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: $3/qt with a minimum of 4 qts


Wickham’s Fruit Farm

28700 Route 25, Cutchogue

Phone: (631) 734-6441

Hours: Mon–Sat, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed Sundays

Cost: $5/qt


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