Like any city in the US, Atlanta is home to hundreds of places where you can grab donuts. However, there are some truly standout spots serving up crispy, fluffy donuts that are simply irresistible. From tiny bakeries tucked away in unassuming neighborhoods to bustling shops with lines out the door, Atlanta has cultivated a doughnut culture that can rival any major metropolis.
Craving heavenly vegan donuts? Look no further than Vegan Dream Doughnuts. This plant-based spot boasts a menu that will make any sweet tooth sing. The glaze on their classic vegan donut is simply perfect, a symphony of sweetness lingering on your tongue. If you’re a chocolate-lover then try the Oreo variety and for a burst of fruity euphoria, savor the ‘strawberry bliss’, overflowing with luscious strawberry goodness.
📍576 Lee St SW UNIT E, Atlanta, GA 30310
Prepare for a divine donut experience at Revolution Doughnuts & Coffee in Atlanta. Indulge your senses with the heavenly combination of rich caramel and coconut notes in the caramel Samoa for a real treat. There are tons of flavors to choose from but other standouts include the tirimasu flavor alongside the lime-glazed variety and the cappuccino crunch.
📍745 Edgewood Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
Five Daughters Bakery boasts two locations in Atlanta and several more in other Southern cities but it is a family-owned franchise. Check out the ‘cold brew’ variety with coffee icing atop a soft, cloud-like donut. Another must-try is the vanilla cream, filled to the brim with the tasty stuff. In the fall the cinnamon cream provides an earthy warmth.
📍1170 Howell Mill Rd NW STE 100, Atlanta, GA 30318
📍675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE n143, Atlanta, GA 30308
4. Sarah Donuts
Sarah Donuts is a paradise for donut enthusiasts. As you step inside this charming, family-owned shop, you are immediately greeted by the tantalizing scent of freshly baked donuts. The classic glazed donut is a true work of art, boasting a golden, flaky exterior and a heavenly, melt-in-your-mouth sweetness. Another must-try is the maple bacon donut with a perfect balance of savory and sweet, complemented by the delightful crunch of crispy bacon.
📍2136 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033
Sublime Doughnuts, has three locations in Atlanta, and the donuts really are sublime. One to try is the honey-glazed twist with a delicious coasting of the sweet stuff. Another is the donut with fresh strawberries and cream, bringing classic flavors to a fluffy bake. if you’re feeling really indulgent then check out the decadent Orea cookie donut with cocoa-infused dough and a cream filling. Tasty stuff!
Hell Yeah Gluten Free is an absolute heaven-send for those who can’t eat gluten. The staff members are super friendly and they have something to satisfy any cravings. They do sell out of donuts pretty quickly though so we suggest getting there early in the day, or you can order a delivery of donuts in advance on the website.
📍900 DeKalb Ave NE Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30307
DaVinci’s Donuts in Atlanta is a hidden treasure for donut enthusiasts. When you walk into this charming pop-up shop made from a repurposed shipping container, you’re welcomed by warm smiles and an inviting atmosphere. The maple bacon donut is well worth trying – perfectly salty and sweet. Another must-try is the strawberry shortcake donut and you must try the cinnamon roll too!
📍3393 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326
Indulge in the light, pillowy textures and mouthwatering flavors that define this hole-in-one heaven. This city boasts more than its fair share of delicious donuts and who knows – you might just find your next favorite place at which to indulge your cravings.