Top Ten Donut Shops in LA
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Portland born in 2012, Blue Donuts have become some of the best donuts in LA by infusing their treats with local, natural ingredients - whole hormone free milk, cage-free eggs, European style butter, in the name of unique flavors incited at first bite.
The Donuts: Blueberry Bourbon Basil, Passionfruit Cocoa, Chocolate Almond Ganache, Matcha Latte, Meye Lemon & Keylime Curd.
Cost: Expect to pay on average 3.25 per donut.
Cereal crackle then pillowy finish, these donuts layer on heavy tasty sweets with names like -
The Donuts: Fruity Pebbles, Smores, PB & Oreo, Apple Pie, ( The Perfect Glazed ).
Cost: $2 - $3.50
Sugars, spices, toppings, creams go DIY in this choose your own adventure of a vegan donut shop.
The Donuts: Lemon Weapon, Poppygandhi, Cinamineral, (one more) Stiff Little Butter Fingers.
Cost: $2 - $4
The best not-a-donut-shop donut-stop that lets pastry chef Nicole Rucker raise some true, honest flavor.
The Donuts: Honey Sea Salt, Chocolate cake, Plush Lemon Pistachio, Spiced Crumb.
Cost: $3.50 each, $19.50 for half a dozen, $39 Dozen.
Instragram sweetheart, this restaurant runs 24/7 with artisan donuts out of the kitchen every hour, including fried chicken to truly complete the situation.
The Donuts: Horchata Twist with Dulce de Leche, Candied Bacon Maple, Triple Dark Chocolate, NY Black and White.
Cost: $3.25 on average.
The Donut Man
A car ride and a line is the journey to get here, but at the end the reward is a stuffed creation with a stawberry flow. Widely considered the best donuts in Los Angeles despite being so unconventionally delicious.
The Donuts: Shaped like a Baseball Mitt filled with seasonal picked, Strawberries, Peaches, Pumpkin.
Cost: Range from less than $1 to $4. They want you in those doors.
When cronut imitation moves past flattery you get Kettleglazed cronut, flaky soft, a little custard to meld it all together.
The Donuts: The PB&J, Boston Creme, Glazed Vanilla Bean, Cronuts That Stood Time's Test.
Cost: $1.25 for the regulars, but $3.75 for the famous cronut.
Served up in batches by the hour, Sidecar Doughnuts hands outs perfectly crusted, silky love centered doughnuts with all natural ingredients.
The Donuts: Butter & Salt, Huckleberry, Vanilla, Maple Bacon.
The Cost: $2.75 - $3.75
DK's Donuts and Bakery
Thirty-four years of refinement tastes like this, all out of a stripmall with over 120 types of donuts to count (a deep fried waffle add that to it).
The Donuts: Rainbow Sprinkle Cake, Deep Fried Waffle, Chocolate Twist, Oreo Cookie Glaze, Buttermilk.
Cost: $2.90 - $5 as it gets up to the specialties.
Delicious donuts, muffins, croissants - there's always a line, 24 hours every day in front of this neon, mid-century look. If these aren’t the best donuts in LA, it’s worth solely for the experience alone.
The Donuts: Green Tea, Pik D'oh-Nut, Panda Oreo, Snickers.
Cost: $2 - $3 -
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