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The 6 Best Donut Shops Near Oakland

Updated: May 2, 2022

Craving something sweet? Head to the best donut stores in Oakland for donuts with all the sprinkles! We found Oakland’s best donuts by analyzing the best review sites, incorporating millions of diner and expert reviews. You will find vegan donuts, yeast donuts, and of course glazed donuts at the venues below. Go and try them all!

Find the perfect restaurant

Pepples Donut Farm

Desserts, $$, OaklandDesserts, $$Oakland, Golden Gate
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    10 of the Best Doughnuts in the East Bay

    Eater
  • 7x7

    The Sweetest Donut Shops In The Bay Area

    7x7

Vegan Donut Gelato

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Merritt
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    10 of the Best Doughnuts in the East Bay

    Eater
  • Hoodline, 2018

    Glazed and approved: meet Oakland's 6 favorite doughnut shops

    Hoodline, 2018

Colonial Donuts

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Trestle Glen
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    10 of the Best Doughnuts in the East Bay

    Eater
  • Hoodline, 2018

    Glazed and approved: meet Oakland's 6 favorite doughnut shops

    Hoodline, 2018

Orbit Coffee 7th St.

Tea & Coffee, $$, OaklandTea & Coffee, $$Oakland, Acorn Industrial
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Dream Fluff Donuts

Desserts, $, BerkeleyDesserts, $Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

King Pin Donuts

Desserts, $, BerkeleyDesserts, $Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Oakland. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Hoodline, Eater and 7x7, 28808 Oakland restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. For example, we considered Hoodline - Glazed and approved: meet Oakland's 6 favorite doughnut shops, Eater - 10 of the Best Doughnuts in the East Bay and 7x7 - The Sweetest Donut Shops In The Bay Area as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Piedmont Cafe & Bakery is the highest-rated donut spot that is good for groups in Oakland.

World Famous Hotboys, Tian Jin Dumplings, and Piedmont Cafe & Bakery are the highest-rated donut spots for take-out in Oakland.

World Famous Hotboys, Tian Jin Dumplings, and Piedmont Cafe & Bakery have outdoor seating and donuts in Oakland.

World Famous Hotboys, Tian Jin Dumplings, and Piedmont Cafe & Bakery are the highest-rated late-night spots for donuts in Oakland.

World Famous Hotboys and Piedmont Cafe & Bakery are the highest-rated spots for donut delivery in Oakland.

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