The 10 Best Donut Shops In North Carolina Will Leave You Craving More

On the food and travel site, Thrillist, a doughnut shop in Durham made their list of ’33 Best Donut Shops in America.’ Maybe you spell it ‘doughnut’ or ‘donut’ but we can all agree people do LOVE their doughnuts in North Carolina. I mean, we practically invented Krispy Kreme.

After reading the list of mouthwatering, glazed, sweet and ooey gooey doughnuts…I couldn’t help but wonder, where else in North Carolina is an AWESOME place to grab a doughnut?

Wondering which shop in Durham made the list? It is listed as number one, and below, you’ll find nine more irresistible shops with sweets and treats to add to your ‘diet cheat day’ regime. Who doesn’t love a good doughnut(donut)!?

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Where is your favorite spot to grab a donut in North Carolina?