Here in Orlando, we are (do)nuts about donuts! Breakfast, dessert, or just a midday pick-me-up? We’re here for it all. And with a variety of different spots in the Central Florida area, we’ve compiled a guide to the best donuts in Orlando! Scroll on to find endless choices to fill the day with round, delicious bites of dough sprinkled with love.
Although we don‘t really think you’re ready for this jelly, you asked—so we just had to give you our favorite spots. We like these delectable bites a hole lot—and we hope you do, too!
This Japanese-American hybrid pastry has made its way to Orlando. That’s why it’s number one on our list of the best donuts in Orlando. The pull-apart design, gluten-free ingredients, and delicious flavor combinations are what keep us coming back.
At Dochi, not only do they nail the most delicious classic flavors, they never fail when it comes to putting a twist on traditional flavors. Come in and try a bite of their Snowy Ube, Taro Cake Confetti, and Salted Caramel Cheers—you won‘t regret it!
They’re open daily, but only until the donuts are gone, so get them while they’re hot and come bright and early.
Self-proclaimed as the “Cold Stone” or “Chipotle” of donuts, these made-to-order minis are perfect if you’re looking to have exactly what you want—when you want it!
At Pattie Lou’s, just entering and seeing all the choices laid out in front of you makes you feel like a kid in a candy shop—and that’s exactly what the owners were going for. So feel free to scan their glazes, salt and sweet toppings, sauces, and keep coming back for more of the best donuts in Orlando… we know we will.
You don‘t need to sacrifice flavor for health reasons—especially when it comes to the donuts in Orlando. At Valkyrie Doughnuts, these hand-cut, scratch-made—and DELICIOUS donuts are also egg and dairy-free!
So, although they‘re missing some typical ingredients, these beautifully tasting, hot, fresh, and fluffy doughnuts are still packed to the absolute brim with flavor. Originally sprouting from the vegan-focused Valhalla Bakery, Valkyrie Doughnuts had to sprout out on its own—and we‘re so glad they did!
At Sir Benji‘s Donuts, you get a burst of deliciousness packed into one bite! With multiple locations selling some of the best donuts in Orlando, these jam-packed donuts are made-to-order with unique flavors, like guava key lime glaze, toasted coconut pineapple, and seasonal hits like apple cider and pumpkin spice latte glaze!
Watch as they get fried, flipped, and coated with yummy toppings. So, feel free to mix, match, and munch!
📸: DG Doughnuts
Rolling out from the roots of home with four walls, this family-owned donuts bakery went from dishing out donuts from their own kitchen to a massive hit at the Lakefront Farmer‘s Market. From there—DG Doughnuts exploded! Making it a must add to our list of the best donuts in Orlando.
With insanely unique flavors like Banana Cream Pie, Rocky Road, Key Lime Pie, and Peanut Butter and Jelly, you just can‘t help but feel dang good at DG Doughnuts!
If you‘re craving delicious tastes and an unmatched ambiance that will prove you’re in for a treat, The Glass Knife brings you an upscale feel, unique flavors, and desserts baked to perfection. Do you need a brunch buzz that is elegant and simple but delivers in every way? Try their banana pudding brioche, coffee cake or Crème Brûlée! There are also vegan-friendly flavors, classic glazed donuts, and cinnamon rolls!
Enjoy the delightful staff stationed at the back of their pink and black storefront. These donuts are—almost—too pretty to eat!
If you‘re looking for something a bit different when it comes to donuts Orlando offers, do-NOT skip out on Voodoo Doughnuts, with eccentric, quirky doughnuts to match the outside decor.
With vegan options available, you can see a unique kind of magic as they take the strangest flavors, like Tang, grape dust, bubblegum, and so many more—and turn them into something that keeps you coming back (and keeps the line out the door). We wouldn‘t be surprised if we found out there was a magic spell in the batter! You’re certain to leave saying they are some of the best donuts in Orlando.
If you‘re looking to keep things fresh, this family-owned artisan donut shop has craft donuts that are not only baked daily, but have tasty flavors and creations that change seasonally.
This scratch bakery also has one-of-a-kind, pick-me-up coffees that pair perfectly with their pastry selection. So, if you consider yourself a bit of a donut and coffee aficionado, consider the Salty Donut on your next donut run!
Want—no, need—an over-the-top sugar bomb explosion? The gourmet creations at Everglazed are not only are some of the most incredible donuts in Orlando, but they also specialize in cold brew coffee to go with their delectable desserts.
Don‘t know what to pick? You could go with their classic Cinnamon Bun and Strawberry Mocha Coffee to kill that sweet tooth craving, but you can‘t lose with their 21+ spiked cold brews to turn a Wednesday afternoon donut run into something completely different! The possibilities are endless and the flavors are spectacular, so stop on by!
Ready to try all the delicious donuts in Orlando? We don’t blame you. But, don’t forget to take us along for the ride by following us on Instagram @StuffToDoInOrlando and tagging us in any of your donut-loving pics!
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