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Daylight Donuts

1735 W State of Franklin Rd Ste 1, Johnson City, TN 37604-6573
+1 423-434-9449
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake donuts” (4 reviews)
“donut holes” (4 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1735 W State of Franklin Rd Ste 1, Johnson City, TN 37604-6573
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Literally the best donuts in town-amazing variety...everything you could want! Also, a good variety of breakfast sandwich options and coffee!

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I love this donut place. You choose the donut you want, and then tell them what kind of filling to put in it- custom ordered. Their raspberry filling is fabulous. When I have gone, the donuts are always fresh and warm.

1  Thank Jules C
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Good selection of traditional and delicious donuts. Good friendly service. Seating is sparse and cramped. Take the donuts home.

Thank EventGuyChicago
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

What an amazing find! This small, homey, pleasant bakery does everything just right. Not only are the pastries amazing and fairly priced, the proprietors are every bit as amazing! Choosing a favorite pastry is a difficult task - but if pressed, its has to be...More

2  Thank OldTimerW
Reviewed 16 November 2016

In this world of assembly line food, most chain donuts shops lack the flavor and selection of the old mom and pop bakery. Enter Daylight Donuts to the rescue! These are excellent donuts, both cake and raised yeasty style, as well as divine cinnamon rolls,...More

1  Thank Frank E
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It's so nice to have donuts like the old-fashioned mom-and-pop ones instead of the mass produced ones that seem to have taken over. At Daylight, the donuts are individually filled with the requested flavor just prior to purchase. The people at the counter in Johnson...More

1  Thank Patty C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I love me some cake donuts. The selection isn't like DD but had everything we liked. I got a $1.99 Hawaiian Fritter (never had before) that has pineapple, coconut and pecans and was so moist, good and so large I couldn't finish it. The folks...More

1  Thank Mazdaman7Q
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This is so convenient to the university and someone is always stopping on the way to work to pick up and bring donuts to the office. We like them better than the other donut store in our office. My favorite are the cake donuts.

1  Thank MaccaFan1
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Loved the bear claws and donut holes are wonderful -the absolute perfect snack to pop in your mouth. Glad a friend told me about this place -I will definitely return when in Johnson City TN again.

1  Thank Natalie E
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

They have delicious donuts! I think my favorite is the old fashioned. I look forward to getting these when I'm in town for business.

1  Thank Michelle O
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1735 W State of Franklin Rd Ste 1, Johnson City, TN 37604-6573
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-434-9449
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