6 Places To Get The Best Doughnuts In Toronto
Doughnut lovers, rejoice! We’ve rounded up the best places to get doughnuts in Toronto for when your sweet tooth hits. From organic, vegan bakeries offering an array of gourmet doughnuts to a blush pink doughnut shop specializing in a simplistic approach to your favourite treat, you’re not going to want to miss these Toronto doughnuts spots!
When it comes to doughnuts, it doesn’t get much better than Glory Hole. Serving up gourmet handmade doughnuts made fresh every day, Glory Hole’s menu changes seasonally to ensure they use only the best local product. From Ferrero Rocher to London Fog, Hibiscus Glaze and Vanilla Sprinkle, there are plenty of intoxicating flavours to choose from at Glory Hole!
With two locations (the Beaches and the Canary District), Tori’s Bakeshop offers organic, vegan baked goods, including their melt-in-your-mouth doughnuts. Committed to creating delicious goodies with whole foods and toxic-free products, you can rest assured that you’re eating clean when it comes to your afternoon treat. With options like Lavender London Fog, S’Mores, and their famous pink sprinkle Vanilla, you’re sure to find a doughnut (or three) you love!
Cleverly named, Cops is a simplistic blush-coloured spot serving up mini doughnuts and drip coffee. Launched by the same people behind Baddies, and open every day but Sunday, you can get house-made Tiny Toms style donuts in two varieties: Cinnamon sugar and glaze. All doughnuts are topped with a pinch of Himalayan pink sea salt for a little extra huzzah.
Offering fresh, handmade gourmet doughnuts, and a selection of coffee and organic teas, Von Doughnuts is the place to be when you have a sugar craving. With new doughnuts available every day of the week, choose from such options as the Homer Simpson, Sangria, Caramel Salt N’ Pepa and Raspberry Rush. Along with their doughnuts, all of their icings, fillings, custards, and jams are made in-house from scratch, so you can feel good while you indulge!
Another vegan bakery taking Toronto by storm, Bloomers is never in short supply of mouth-watering doughnuts. Also available in other locations across the city (Fresh, The Cold Pressery and Quantum Coffee to name a few), you can find a Bloomers doughnut whenever a craving hits. And don’t forget to try some of their coconut doughnut holes or a slice of their doughnut bread pudding!
Winners of the Food Network’s “Donut Showdown” The Rolling Pin is known for their delicious made-from-scratch gourmet doughnuts. Using only the highest quality ingredients, you can try everything from the Berry Hungover to the Sweet Baby Back Bacon to the Nutella, and don’t forget to check if they have the Chef’s Special, a funnel cake doughnut they bring out from time to time!
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Kate is a Toronto-based freelance writer and founder of lifestyle blog, www.layeredindulgence.com. When her head isn’t buried in her laptop, you can find her taking a hot yoga class, curled up with a good book, or sipping a chai latte at one of Toronto’s various cafés. Follow her adventures @katebialowas.