If you want to get some delicious donuts, we’ve featured 10 of the best donut shops in MA below.
1. Kane’s Donuts
Kane’s Donuts was established in 1955. Taken over by Peter and Kay Delios over 30 years ago, the business is still kept in the family with their children now running their 3 locations, 2 of which are in Saugus, and 1 in Boston.
One of the big claims to fame for Kane’s Donuts is their Kane’s Gluten Free (KGF) range, which has been lauded by many across the states. Alongside this is a range of cake, yeast, and filled donuts in various flavors. They also deliver nationwide using the Goldbelly platform.
Why not sample some for yourself?
2. Mass Hole Donuts
Situated in Arlington, Mass Hole Donuts make tasty treats with a difference. Instead of your classic ring donuts, they offer the holes instead – bite-size mouthfuls of donut goodness! This is incredibly useful as their menu changes every week, so smaller donuts mean more chances to try lots of different flavors!
If you want to order some of their sweet treats for an event, Mass Hole Donuts offers a catering service. You can also purchase gift cards for the perfect present for that friend who has a big sweet tooth.
Place an order with Mass Hole Donuts.
3. Mike’s Donuts
Mike’s Donuts has been in business since 1969 and has two locations within Boston. They have been owned by Bruce and Maria Weinograd since 1976, where they still serve their signature honey-glazed donuts, the recipe of which is closely guarded.
Since their humble beginnings, the offering at Mike’s Donuts has expanded over the years, so you can also purchase soups, sandwiches, and a range of hot and cold beverages to go along with your donut.
Stop by Mike’s Donuts.
4. Blackbird Doughnuts
You can find Blackbird Doughnuts in many different locations across Massachusetts, including a few sites in Boston, alongside Cambridge, Newton, and Brighton. They sell a combination of cake donuts and raised donuts, which are made using brioche dough.
Blackbird Doughnuts offer a catering service, as well as an assortment of sweet treats and merchandise they can deliver to you. Also keep an eye out for their special offerings, including their frosted donut cakes!
Indulge at Blackbird Doughnuts.
5. Demet’s Donuts
Located in Medford, Demet’s Donuts has been in business for over 30 years. All of their donuts are cooked in-store, so you know you’ll always be getting the freshest sweet treats every time that you visit.
Alongside their donuts which come in traditional and specialty flavors, Demet’s Donuts also serve fresh coffee. If you need something a bit bigger to fill your stomach, why not try their homestyle breakfast sandwiches with an assortment of fillings including fresh eggs!
Dine at Demet’s Donuts.
6. Donut Dip
Founded in 1957, Donut Dip has been in business for over 65 years. There have been over 4 generations of the Shield family that have run the business, with 3 of them still being active members of the team to this day!
Originally just serving donuts at a purpose-built store, as time has moved on Donut Dip has expanded into different locations, although their West Springfield home is still their main flagship store. The menu has also seen growth, with sandwiches, bagels, muffins, and pastries now sitting alongside their classic donuts.
Reach out to Donut Dip.
7. Union Square Donuts
Union Square Donuts has 3 stores across Massachusetts. You can find them in Boston, Somerville, and Brookline. Their award-winning donuts are all made in-house, along with all of their fillings and toppings. Their donuts are so good that you can even find them in a few other stores to which they deliver!
If you are hosting an event, or want something different for your wedding celebrations, then Union Square Donuts has you covered. They can create a bespoke selection for you all baked on the day, and even offer a tasting box so you make sure you have the perfect colors and flavors for your big day.
Get in touch with Union Square Donuts.
8. Doughboy Donuts & Deli
You can find Doughboy Donuts & Deli in the south of Boston, on Dorchester Avenue. It doesn’t matter what time of day you need to get a donut fix, as they are open all day every day! You can either use their drive-thru or their sit-in restaurant.
All donuts are made fresh every single day by hand, with a range of classic and seasonal flavors to choose from. Alongside donuts, you can also pick up a freshly prepared sandwich if you are looking for something savory. The deli side of the business also serves pizza and has a lunch and dinner menu for a more substantial meal option.
Grab a bite at Doughboy Donuts & Deli.
9. Davis Square Donuts & Bagels
Located in Somerville, Davis Square Donuts & Bagels sell two types of baked goods with holes: bagels and donuts! Their bagels are made into delicious sandwiches with a whole host of toppings and fillings to choose from, including an extensive bagel and cheese selection.
Their donuts come in classic varieties, such as glazed and jelly donuts, but they also have their own special flavors, such as the Somerville Cream and the Whoopie Pie and Strawberry Short Cake variations which are only available as weekend specialties.
Start a conversation with Davis Square Donuts & Bagels.
10. Donut Express & Cakes
Donut Express & Cakes has been in Medfield since 1983. The shop is owned by Taeko, originally from Japan, who has been making donuts and sweet treats for over 20 years. Donut Express & Cakes is also a nut-free bakery, perfect for those with allergies but that still want a delicious dessert.
Alongside donuts in many flavors, there are also freshly baked pastries available every day. Taeko and the team can also create custom cakes for you to suit any event or occasion. Their coffee also has an assortment of tastes, not from syrups, but from the beans themselves!
Place an order with Donut Express & Cakes.