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Alvernon Donut Shop

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1450 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711-5604
+1 520-326-3307
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05:00 - 17:00
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Alvernon Donut Shop is making the best donuts in Tucson! You can get your cronut fix here, too. I love that this little shop has such creative bakers. They are always coming up with something new and delicious. The staff is friendly, happy to help you make a choice, and patient when you're having trouble making up your mind. Great... More 

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Thank Diane G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I enjoy the donuts as well as the owners we 've been going there for years they are in my neighborhood we enjoy the whole donut experience

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Thank Lloyd P
Waterville, Maine
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

These people are friendly and they make real donuts (as opposed to what you get in some of those chains). We will go again next time we are in Tucson.

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Thank Jeff M
Tucson, Arizona
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

My husband and I went here last week to avoid the Krispy Kreme mess. We usually go to another family owned place on our side of town, but being over this way wanted to try out Alvernon Donuts. The donuts were amazing! The ones we got were even still warm... and SO good. The staff were all very friendly. Will... More 

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Thank Sabrina M
Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

This restaurant has served Tucson for decades and continues with great, friendly costumer service and perfect donuts and fritters in a wide variety of flavors. There is indoor seating and it is indeed a place to go where everyone knows your name! PS: check out the picture from on the wall from the 1940's of the fighter jet and its... More 

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Thank Jeanne V
Bozeman, Montana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

These donuts are awesome! They even made me a north east favorite, which is a Maple Long john with real cream! My hubby put in a special order for my birthday and it was ready in 2 days! They don't make them in Tucson, so we so happy to have my hometown favorite! It was one of the best I... More 

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Tucson, AZ
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

I have been twice and the quality is amazing. I am a skilled baker and cook and these donuts are as fresh and tasty as it gets! The guys that work there are masters at customer service as well! I especially like "old fashioned" donuts with the split crunchy top; they have three or four different kinds! Amazing variety! Well... More 

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Thank DCD2212
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

A great little place serving up super tasty FRESH donuts! The buttermilk bars are amazing, the apple fritters are tender and full of apples and the giant cinnamon rolls are to die for. Can't wait to try absolutely everything else!

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Thank TheJavaJunkie
Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

Despite having lived in Tucson for 30 years, I had never been to Alvernon Donut Shop. My visit there today was completely by chance, as I was driving to the Dunkin Donuts I was familiar with. A hole in the wall joint, this place could not have been more unassuming. The young man who took my order at the drive... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Sunday
05:00 - 17:00
Monday
05:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 17:00
Thursday
05:00 - 17:00
Friday
05:00 - 17:00
Saturday
05:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711-5604
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-326-3307

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