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The best doughnut shop in every state



As far as we’re concerned, there’s never a wrong day to celebrate doughnuts. We’ve rounded up the top rated doughnut shops in every state. Though many states are currently in their reopening phases or still sheltering in place, the below shops are all either open or offering delivery or takeout as of June 1, 2020. In fact, we’ve seen a spike in interest in doughnuts and sweets in the last several months, specifically the search term “doughnut delivery.” 

This year’s list has everything from shops offering decorate-at-home doughnut kits (Mahalo’s Coffee, Mini Donuts and Catering, Iowa) and drive-thru service (Mark’s DO-Nut Shop, Arkansas) to enticing discount offers on their delicious treats (Jason’s Donuts, Alaska). We’re inspired by small businesses like Granny’s Gourmet Donuts in Montana, which donated food to healthcare workers during COVID-19, and have found that the doughnut letters from shops like Sarah Donuts in Georgia offer the perfect photo-worthy sweet for a socially distanced celebration. 

From gourmet flavors like Banana Cream Pie (Donut Boy, Utah) and Blueberry Lemon Basil (Knead Doughnuts, Rhode Island), to the classic glaze, this comprehensive list gives everyone a reason to celebrate.

Sarah Donuts in Norcross, Georgia

Alaska (Fairbanks): Jason’s Donuts

Alabama (Eufaula): The Donut King

Arkansas (North Little Rock): Mark’s DO-Nut Shop

Arizona (Phoenix): Sunrise Donuts

California (Folsom): BJ Cinnamon

Colorado (Glenwood Springs): Sweet Coloradough

Connecticut (Norwich): Dixie Donuts

Washington DC: District Doughnut and Coffee

Delaware (Newark): Duck Donuts

Florida (Oakland): DG Doughnuts

District Doughnut and Coffee in Washington DC

Georgia (Norcross): Sarah Donuts

Hawaii (Honolulu): PURVÉ Donut Stop

Iowa (West Des Moines): Mahalo’s Coffee, Mini Donuts & Catering

Idaho (Meridian): Sweet Sensation Donuts

Illinois (Crystal Lake): Country Donuts

Indiana (Indianapolis): PANA Donuts Coffee & Boba Tea

Kansas (Mission): Fluffy Fresh Donuts

Kentucky (Louisville): Nord’s Bakery

Louisiana (New Orleans): Baker’s Dozen

The Holy Donut in Portland, Maine (Photo by Yelper Ashlee P)

Maine (Portland): The Holy Donut  

Maryland (Hagerstown): Krumpe’s DO-Nut Shop

Massachusetts (Saugus): Kanes Donuts

Michigan (Pontiac): Avon Donuts Inc

Minnesota (Columbia Heights): Heights Bakery

Missouri (Saint Louis): Pharoah’s Donuts

Mississippi (Biloxi): Fantasty Donuts

Montana (Bozeman): Granny’s Gourmet Donuts  

North Carolina (Fayetteville): Superior Bakery

North Dakota (West Fargo): Sandy’s Donuts & Coffee Shop  

Nebraska (Omaha): Olsen Bake Shop

Pip’s Original Doughnuts and Chai in Portland, Oregon (Photo by Yelper Melissa T)

New Hampshire (North Hampton): donut love

New Jersey (Toms River): Uncle Dood’s Donuts

New Mexico (Albuquerque): Rise + Roast

Nevada (Reno): Doughboys Donuts

New York (Brooklyn): Fat Doughnut  

Ohio (Columbus): Donna’s Delicious Dozen

Oklahoma (Oklahoma City): Polar Donuts

Oregon (Portland): Pip’s Original Doughnuts & Chai

Pennsylvania (Philadelphia): Beiler’s Bakery

Rhode Island (Providence): Knead Doughnuts

Cold Hollow Cider Mill in Waterbury, Vermont (Photo by Yelper Kayley H)

South Carolina (Gaffney): Sunny’s Donuts

South Dakota (Hot Springs): Daily Bread Bakery and Cafe

Tennessee (Madison): McGaugh’s Donuts

Texas (Spring): Robin’s Snowflake Donuts & Cafe

Utah (Salt Lake City): Donut Boy 

Virginia (Blacksburg): Carol Lee Donuts

Vermont (Waterbury): Cold Hollow Cider Mill

Washington (Puyallup): Happy Donuts

Wisconsin (Madison): Greenbush Bakery

West Virginia (Charleston): Spring Hill Pastry Shop

Wyoming (Alpine): Delish Donuts & Coffee

Methodology: This is an all-time list of the best donut spots in every state according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the donuts category, then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score or a score greater than a B/80 as of May 26, 2020.

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