Top 10 Donut Shops in Metro Detroit
If this list doesn't prove that the best donuts come from Detroit, what will?
Dutch Girl Donuts
Located near Detroit’s Palmer Park District, Dutch Girl Donuts has been a community staple since 1947. The donuts are simple and delicious and made from scratch. Get there early in the morning for the most variety to choose from. They also recently began accepting credit cards. Donut score!
Apple Fritter Donut Shop
Located in an unassuming strip mall in Ferndale don’t drive past this awesome donut shop. Famous for its Apple Fritter they also have a huge selection of everyday favorites like the Old-Fashioned, chocolate dipped with sprinkles, jelly-filled and more!
Located in Warren, The Daily Dozen recently opened up a new location in Royal Oak! This family owned shop has about 50 different donut flavors to choose from that all taste delicious
One Eyed Betty’s
Some hard liqour with your sweet treat? Stop into this whiskey bar and order a side of warm homemade donuts with dipping sauce. Choose from powdered sugar, cinnamon sugar, maple bacon, or peanut butter and sriracha. You’ll be back for more!
The Daily Dinette
This 24- hour diner offers delicious cider doughnuts as well as a selection of glazed creations that change on a regular basis. Past donuts have included the Purple Rain donut in honor of Prince and a Poke Ball donut for all the PokemonGo fans.
This tiny shop located in Detroit’s historic Ashley Building offers mouth-watering organic donuts. The shop opens at 5 a.m. and stays open till sell-out. Named after late Detroit hip-hop artist J.Dilla expect to hear some great music while waiting in line for your treat.
The Donut Cutter
This Berkley bakeshop offers up decadent donuts covered in cereal, sprinkles, chocolate and frosting. They offer a giant birthday cake donut that can feed up to 20 lucky birthday guests - Yes please!
This Southfield bakery offers gourmet coffee and donuts starting at 6 a.m. With a variety of creative flavors like salted-caramel, breakfast cereal, and Nutella stuffed these creations sell out quickly so arrive early!
New Palace Bakery
While their busiest day of the year is Fat Tuesday you can still get your Paczki fix all year round at New Palace Bakery in Hamtramck. Fillings include just about every fruit flavor you can think of plus custard — these are NOT your average jelly-donut.
If you’ve been dying to try a Cronut but have no plans to visit New York in the near future you can head on over to Krema in Detroit to try their version — the Kremut.
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