Louisville August 16, 2017
These 8 Donut Shops In Louisville Will Have Your Mouth Watering Uncontrollably
In Louisville, no one should be stuck having to buy a box of boring, stale doughnuts from the gas station or supermarket when our local bakeries offer treats a thousand times more delicious at a fraction of the price! These 8 amazing donut shops across the city will have your mouth watering and stomach grumbling for a sweet treat.
1. Hi-Five Donuts
Hi-Five Donuts is a locally famous doughnut shop and food truck that has been featured in Southern Living magazine as one of the best food trucks of the south. This shop allows you to make the perfect doughnut of your dreams, as they have a number of unique toppings and glazes to create your own personal ring of fried heaven. Pictured above is a doughnut being drizzled in an aged balsamic sauce!
Hi-Five doughnuts is located at 1011 E Main St, Louisville, KY 40206 in Butchertown.
2. Plehn's Bakery
Plehn's is possibly the oldest bakery in Louisville, having opened nearly a century ago in 1922. Interestingly, this bakery was one of the only providers of bread during the devastating flood of 1937, so people flocked from across the city to get this necessity. Since then, their family has been passing down and perfecting the art of making a delicious doughnut.
Plehn's bakery is located at 3940 Shelbyville Rd. in St. Matthews, Louisville, KY 40207
3. Nord's Bakery
The doughnuts at Nord's bakery are both delicious and affordable, plus it's located in the perfect place to have a morning date. Grab a few donuts before heading right next door to Sunergo's to have a cup of coffee that compliments these sweet treats.
Nord's Bakery is located at 2118 S Preston St, Louisville, KY 40217.
4. Clifton Donut Shop
These delicious doughnuts are found in the Clifton neighborhood. They are always fresh and remarkably soft and fluffy. For the price, you can't get any better!
Clifton Doughnut Shop is located at 2317 Brownsboro Rd, Louisville, KY 40206.
5. Bussman's Bakery
Bussman's Bakery has been in operation for over 40 years, and although ownership has changed hands, the amazing original recipes of these doughnuts has remained unchanged. Bussman's Bakery offers over 30 variety of doughnuts and offers delicious cakes too.
Bussman's Bakery is located at 1906 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206.
6. Flora Kitchenette
This bakery and cafe serves up amazing vegan pastries made with no artificial flavors or ingredients. Most of the items served here are soy-based, but the unique flavors and fresh ingredients makes it impossible to tell they're vegan. Flora Kitchenette is located in Germantown on Baxter Avenue, but they also deliver their amazing treats to Quill's Coffee in Old Louisville.
Flora Kitchenette is located at 1004 Barret Ave, Louisville, KY 40204.
7. Sugar & Spice Donut Shop
Sugar & Spice has been in the doughnut business for 32 years and they show no sign of stopping anytime soon. With over 30 specialties of doughnuts to choose from, you'll be coming back for more time and time again.
Sugar & Spice is located at 5613 Bardstown Rd, Fern Creek, KY 40291.
8. King Donuts
Although it doesn't look like much from the outside, this doughnut shop is stocked daily with fresh doughnuts that'll make your mouth water. They also offer amazing breakfast sandwiches. The best part is at 75 cents per doughnut, these treats are cheapest you'll find anywhere in town!
King Donuts is located at 608 Lyndon Ln, Louisville, KY 40222.
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