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The 7 Best Donut Shops Near San Bruno

Updated: December 10, 2021

Not a morning person? With the coffee and donut options at these San Bruno shops, you soon will be! We analyzed top review and ranking sites and integrated millions of diner and expert reviews for San Bruno’s best donuts. So go ahead and enjoy the best crullers, maple bars, and cream-filled donuts on offer from any of the venues below!

Find the perfect Donuts spot

Rolling Pin Donuts

Bakery, $, San BrunoBakery, $San Bruno
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Royal Donut Cafe

Tea & Coffee, $, BurlingameTea & Coffee, $Burlingame
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Saltwater Bakery

Desserts, $, PacificaDesserts, $Pacifica
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Happy Donut

Bagel shop, $, Daly CityBagel shop, $Daly City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Mazzetti's Bakery

Desserts, $, PacificaDesserts, $Pacifica
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Royal Donuts

Desserts, $, Daly CityDesserts, $Daly City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Royal Pin Donuts

Desserts, $, South San FranciscoDesserts, $South San Francisco
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best Donuts in San Bruno. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28999 restaurants, and 2955 lists and articles from top sources like . For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Frequently asked questions

Fat Wong's Kitchen has outdoor seating and donuts in San Bruno.

Fat Wong's Kitchen is the highest-rated donut spot that is good for groups in San Bruno.

There are 1 donut spots in San Bruno.

Fat Wong's Kitchen is the highest-rated late-night spot for donuts in San Bruno.

Fat Wong's Kitchen is the highest-rated donut spot for take-out in San Bruno.

Drink pairing tips for Donuts

  • Pair Riesling with vanilla frosted donut

    When considering how to best enjoy your vanilla frosted donut, we would highlight how well a glass of Riesling complements the dish as it harmoniously blends with the vanilla.


  • The perfect match for your chocolate frosted donut

    Experts often pair chocolate frosted donut with a glass of Merlot, a popular red wine.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for glazed donut


    Knowing what to pair with glazed donut can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some sparkling wine, particularly a glass of Champagne. This, dry, sparkling wine balances the sweet glazed donut.

Interesting facts about Donuts

  • modern doughnut milestone

    The modern doughnut was only thought up in 1800s! We wonder what people ever did without some good modern doughnut in their lives...

  • The record holder

    In Almaty, Kazakhstan, Donuts-lovers celebrated a special day on September 7, 2014. Some still remember this as the day when the doughnut was made, weighing no less than 1,887 pounds 3 ounces.


  • Celebrating a love for donut

    If you’re ever in The United States during June, be ready to celebrate National Donut Day.

Parking information

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