Whether you’re making plans ahead of national donut day (which this year is this Friday, June 5) or simply looking to satisfy your sweet tooth, we’ve rounded up the latest news on where to find the best donuts around Charlotte.
101 W Worthington Ave., Suite 150, Charlotte
In South End, Pepperbox Doughnuts is open now for delivery or takeout. Flavors include Lemon Poppyseed, matcha and regular specials, like seasonal peach fritters made with local organic peaches from Watsonia Farms in South Carolina.
1961 E 7th St., Charlotte
End your Sunday brunch at The Stanley with an order of Alex’s Doughnuts (Vanilla, chocolate, or of-the-day) for $2.50. Sunday brunch is currently served currently served 10:30 am to 1:30pm.
4245 Park Rd., Charlotte
A Charlotte favorite in Park Road Shopping Center, Suarez Bakery is currently open special hours (Monday-Saturday 9 am – 5 pm and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm). Order online or stop in early to get your hands on flavors like Peaches & Cream, June’s doughnut of the month. Really want to celebrate? Texas Doughnut Cakes and Message doughnuts are available only by pre-order with at least 48 hours’ notice pending availability.
BW Sweets Bakery
3126 Milton Road E
This bakery offers a variety of Yeast and Cake style donuts, donut sandwiches to order and custom donuts for any celebration. Visit their storefront or follow their social to find their donut bus.
- Plain Glazed
- Chocolate Iced
- Strawberry Glazed
- Strawberry Crunch
- German Chocolate
- Frosted with sprinkles
Your Moms Donuts
11025 Monroe Rd., 4205 Park Rd.
Another favorite spot, Your Moms Donuts, offers classic, nostalgic flavors alongside specialty ones, like a recent Arrest made with local strawberries and Free Range Brewing kumquat saison. You can find all current flavors online, and enjoy a dozen donuts for just $20. They’re currently doing takeout only with curbside delivery. You can also find them at the Southend Farmer’s Market and the Davidson Farmer’s Market.
9931-C Rose Commons Dr., Huntersville
1710 Kenilworth Ave., #220, Charlotte
In Charlotte and Huntersville, you can enjoy Duck Donuts’ classic or spring specialty flavors featuring key lime icing and drizzle. In celebration of National Donut Day this year, all registered Duck Donuts Rewards members will receive a free cinnamon sugar donut offer, redeemable June 5-7, if you register for the app by midnight on June 4.
Stoke (temporarily closed)
100 W Trade St., Charlotte
We can’t wait until when we can celebrate life’s sweetest moments with Stoke Charlotte’s one pound signature brioche doughnut with diplomat cream and Heath bar sprinkle.
3120 N Davidson St., Suite 100, Charlotte
Walk up to this donut window in NoDa and enjoy classic and daily specialty flavors. They’re requesting customers do not pay with cash and take note of updated health protocols.
1640 Oakhurst Commons Dr., #103, Charlotte
Stop by Swirl for a variety of donut flavors, including vegan options, every Saturday for takeout or delivery through Postmates or Uber Eats. Plus, tune in to the Food Network on June 8 to see lead cake designer Ella as a contestant on Big Time Bake with Buddy Valastro.
Foxcroft Wine Co. (All locations)
Locations are re-opening soon, and it sounds like the perfect excuse to end dinner with their signature donuts served with Salted Caramel and Chocolate Sauces. They’re also on their current take out menu if you’d rather indulge at home.
Multiple Charlotte locations
A NC bred go-to for hot glazed treats. They’re celebrating all week long with one free donut June 1-5. Want to enjoy from home? They’re now offering free delivery.
Available through email orders or at select retail locations
Enjoy kronuts from this two-time winning national bread and pastry champion. Find them this week on Outpost (for delivery) The Hobbyist and Oh My Soul in NoDa, The Percantile in Concord and The Hollow Cup for pre-orders.
Uncle D’s Southern Donuts
Order online for pickup at 6421 South Blvd. or delivery
Available for pickup or delivery, enjoy bundt cake style donuts from Uncle D’s. Free delivery for orders of three dozen or more.
SOUTH OF CHARLOTTE
Sugar Handmade Gourmet Donuts
11914 Elm St., Suite 120, Charlotte
In Ballantyne, stop in for flavors like housemate strawberry jelly-filled, new cookies and cream and gluten free options. They also have DIY donut kits you can decorate at home, that come with mini donuts, chocolate and vanilla glazes, sprinkles and instructions.
The Donut House
13803 E Independence Blvd., Indian Trail
Enjoy double coconut and powdered strawberry cream cheese (limited supply by request only) at The Donut House in Indian Trail. They also have locations in Reidsville and Kannapolis.
325 S Polk St., Pineville
In Pineville, MJ Donuts has plenty of flavors, from classic to specialty, and both delivery and pickup options available.
Sweet Dough Donuts
400 North Dobys Bridge Rd., #106, Fort Mill
This Fort Mill sweet spot is currently open for curbside pickup only Friday – Sunday, 7 am – 11 am. You can place pre-orders online.
936 Market St., #103, Fort Mill
As the name suggests, Cupcrazed is known for their cupcakes, but be on the lookout for specialty donut options this week. For orders please call 803-396-7372 or email.
NORTH OF CHARLOTTE
Mercy’s Daylight Donuts
482-A1 River Hwy., Mooresville
The Mooresville location of this Tulsa-based chain creates a unique donut nix that’s light in texture. Call a day ahead for large orders: 704.663.0482.
10005 Weddington Rd. Ext, Concord
Get carryout yeast-raised donuts with various toppings and fillings from this family-run donut shop in Concord.
Sunflour Baking Co.
5040 NC-49, Harrisburg
A go-to for cupcakes and cheddar biscuits, Sunflour also offers a selection of regular and gluten-free donuts. Call ahead for donut availability and flavors.