What’s better together than a marriage like coffee and donuts? Maybe milk and cookies, but we love a little caffeine with our sugar. Donuts are easily the best handheld pastry that is simply just fried dough coated in either sugar, frosting, or jelly. Austin is home to several celebrated bakeries that boast fantastic donut creations. See some of our favorite shops that offer the best donuts in our city.
If you find yourself in southwest Austin looking for a kick of caffeine to go with some donuts, Bougie’s Donuts & Coffee is waiting. Serving up hot cups of Cuvee Coffee, Bougie’s is home to tons of creative pastries and donuts, like lemon lavender, traditional glazed, and strawberry Homer Simpson!
Get your party planning committee together, cause Lola’s Donuts has some of the best donuts for you’re next celebration. Lola’s Donuts offers tons of donut options for every craving. Choose a mixed dozen or half dozen from flavors like maple cream-filled, Mardi Gras king cake, raspberry nutella, Mexican hot chocolate, carrot cake, and so many donut holes!
Whether you spell it donut or doughnut, Voodoo Doughnuts is all about changing the game in the fried dough art form. Known for their clever flavors and kitschy décor, Voodoo Doughnut just seems right at home on Austin’s historic 6th street. Try the iconic maple bacon, frosted with Cap’n Crunch cereal, strawberry go tart, and of course the Voodoo doll, a raspberry jelly filled donut with chocolate frosting and a pretzel stake!
Gourdough’s Big Fat Donuts is THE place to celebrate your donut cravings. They offer a flavor combination that can satiate every sweet tooth. Just their chocolate and cream cheese frosted flavors are enough to make your mouth water. They have specialty donuts like the Big EZ, a donut variation of New Orleans’ beignet dessert. Gourdough’s also features a few CBD-friendly desserts as well!
Try tons of donut variations at this next spot on South Congress. The Salty Donut is home to eclectic variations of donuts. Their flavor offerings include prickly pear margarita, Texas chocolate sheet cake, horchata, brown butter & salt, traditional glazed, and so many other seasonal donut desserts.
If you’re craving a savory breakfast sandwich and maybe some donuts for dessert, Master Donuts on Riverside has not one, but two locations for your convenience. Master Donuts 1 & 2 offer breakfast sandwiches, kolaches, croissant rolls, and various donuts with all kinds of toppings!
If you find yourself in north Austin’s suburb of Round Rock you must check out Round Rock Donuts. Whether you’re picking up a dozen or two for your office, or just picking up your morning coffee and treat, Round Rock Donuts has all the classics. Pickup your favorites like strawberry or chocolate icing with sprinkles, Texas-sized donuts and glazed donut holes!
Taking a stroll along Austin’s iconic Rainey Street? In between the cute bars you’ll find a variety of food trucks, including this cute donut trailer! Little Lucy’s is your one-stop shop for hot-off the press mini donuts! Get your sweet tooth satiated with tons of mini sugary donut flavors all with dog-inspired names!
Offering an eclectic assortment of coffee, donuts, bubble tea, cake balls, macarons, donut ice cream sandwiches, and so many delights Angel Donuts & Treats features an amazing array of desserts. Check out vegan options like cinnamon sugar, chocolate iced, and powdered sugar. If you need a little breakfast, Angel’s also offers fresh-made breakfast tacos, kolaches, and croissants.