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Wilson Doughnut Shop

525 Tarboro Street Anx SW, Wilson, NC 27893-3946
+1 252-243-5325
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“doughnuts” (18 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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525 Tarboro Street Anx SW, Wilson, NC 27893-3946
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We tried this place and was surprised that they offer donuts and more! The donuts are good they are like having a cake and yeast donuts at the same time. We liked that the donuts are not extremely sweet. We tried the honey bun which...More

Thank Duquesnegirl
Reviewed 26 January 2018

this place has a long standing reputation for very fine pastries, so this is the best place in wilson for a good tasting donut hands down. located in sort of an odd location near the railroad tracks in downtown wilson, but once you try their...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 7 December 2017

It is very fresh and the staff is very attentive--primarily at the take out window. You can get everything here that would rival a Krispy Kreme which we don't have in Wilson.

Thank bbtwilson
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I grew up in Winston-Salem, home of Krispy Kreme, and these donuts are better! They are SO fresh and they are HUGE. The donut holes melt in your mouth. I got there around 11:30 and thought they might have sold out of several since it...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I visited this restaurant with friends on my visit to the area. I had a cinnamon roll which was huge and had a good taste. The only negative is that they do charge for even a glass for water. Overall a good breakfast though.

Thank Drjohann
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Boy they been in the same place for decades...used to be a place where a lot of wilson businessmen went to almost everyday... Now that the eastside of Wilson had turned to pure Harlem... The Donut Shop has had to add steel bars and pull...More

Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Best donuts, cream puffs cream or custard filled fritters, etc..and my favorite is their honey buns as big as your head. You will not be disappointed, it's worth the trip. Fresh, delicious and reasonably priced sweet treats.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The doughnuts are all fresh and delicious. It's off on a side street but easy to find. Don't hesitate to try this little gem!

Thank Douglas S E
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This little store, tucked away from the main drag, has fresh, made daily, donuts of all kinds. I have been coming here for years, and have never had a disappointing experience. BUT, go early. Once the donuts of the day are sold, they close! A...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Don't leave without a chocolate long john! The doughnuts are super fresh and so tasty. The bisquicks are flaky and very good.

Thank Jean S
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Tarboro Street Anx SW, Wilson, NC 27893-3946
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wilson
  • Phone Number: +1 252-243-5325
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