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Britt's Donut Shop

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#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-707-0755
08:30 - 22:00
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Garner, North Carolina
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152 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You have not LIVED until you have had a hot, make that 2 or 3 or 4 hot Britt doughnuts and then compare that to 2 or 3 or 4 hot Krispy Kreme doughnuts. I vacillate between which is better. I have almost made myself sick by eating nearly a dozen. It is easy to get carried away. You don't... More 

Thank angsw72
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love our Local donuts. Tradition to wait in line. Until you taste you won't understand why. This could be a national chain donut recipe but there's too much local pride and it's not all about the almighty dollar for these owners.

Thank lennyl939
Mebane, North Carolina
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These are the best things on earth. I have been known to drive hours out of the way to pick these up. (Word of warning: Don't think you can reheat them. They must be eaten fresh.)

Thank Josh M
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always go here when I am in the area. The doughnuts are always fresh and made to order. I am never disappointed. Sometimes the line is crazy long though but it is worth the wait.

Thank ztd1989
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family & I Love Britt's Donuts! They are piping Hot,and Freshly made! Makes my mouth water just to think about them! We always make it a point to buy some of these donuts! (Notice the spelling....Donuts...that's because they are Not Doughy...as in Doughnuts! ; ) ) And I guarantee you Can't eat just 1 !! They are That Delicious!!... More 

Thank babetravels
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is a one of a kind donut experience. The setting, the business model and the donuts are from days gone by. Coffee and one kind of donuts and cash only. Expect lines. The donuts are beyond phenomenal. Don't miss a chance to delight in Britts!

1 Thank nadia m
Mount Holly
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

love love love this place !!!!! I always visit here when i'm in Carolina Beach the best donuts in the world and the people that work there are so nice , i will be back again over and over

Thank hopeb231
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

You will have to wait in a long line but you will be so glad you did. Doughnuts are freshly cooked, are hot and crispy dripping with secret recipe glaze. Scrumptious.

Thank brendauhlir
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Britts donuts is aCarolina beach fixture. It is a tradition that should not be missed. Even if you have to wait in line for a while which sometimes happens, the small nondescript cup of hot coffee and a glazed doughnut right out of the cooker is the wait.

Thank asaw568
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

The best hot glazed donuts you will ever eat. You can't just eat one. I have enjoyed Britt's donuts every summer for 40 years!

Thank crd02

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-707-0755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?