The Best Donuts In Aurora

June 7th is National Doughnut Day! Get ready to celebrate with some a-glaze-ing donuts!

From sprinkles to chocolate, jelly-filled to glazed, discover more of your favorites with our top spots to pick up the perfect dozen in Aurora!

Mochinut | 2222 S. Havana St.

Mochinuts are gaining popularity with their unique shape and wonderful texture. These treats feature a light, crispy coating with a soft, chewy inside. Mochi Donuts originate from Hawaii; they're a combination of American doughnuts and Japanese mochi. From traditional flavors like strawberry and chocolate to more unique offerings like black sesame, you will find a flavor that delights.

Parlor Doughnuts | 5001 S. Parker Rd.

This small-batch craft doughnut and coffee shop offers an array of unique bakery items, including layered doughnuts and vegan, gluten-friendly, and keto-friendly products. They boast a superior product at a moderate price, with exceptional service in a comfortable setting. Make sure to try their bourbon caramel doughnut and pick up some of their dog doughnuts for your four-legged friends!

The Donut House | 3124 S. Parker Rd.

With seven Colorado shops, this flagship location began in Aurora in 2009. Omar Dieyleh and his family opened their doors and have been serving fresh, delicious donuts and other pastries ever since. For a quick bite, pick up a pack of their Cronut Holes, bite-sized pieces of their croissant donuts glazed to perfection.

City Donuts746 Peoria St.

This charming donut shop has been an Aurora staple for more than 50 years. It offers a variety of creations made from scratch every morning with family recipes. Favorites include their classic Glazed Raised and their acclaimed Maple Frosted French and Apple Fritter. Whether you're swinging by for one of your favorite donuts or ordering a few dozen for your school function or office meeting, you can count on City Donuts for a delicious variety of handcrafted, award-winning treats.

Mr. Donuts | 1704 S. Chambers Rd 

Venture to Mr. Donuts for some delicious goodies! This bakery offers sweet donuts, breakfast croissants, and sandwiches. Whether meeting a friend for a cup of coffee or stopping by before work, Mr. Donuts is the ultimate spot. 

Lamar's Donuts And Coffee | 10001 E. Illiff Ave.

Perfecting his original donut recipe in 1933, Ray Lamar opened the first LaMar’s Donuts in 1960. This Colorado favorite features more than 70 rotating flavors and has been described as "the ultimate indulgence."

Paris Baguette10601 E Garden Dr #105

Besides its delicious cakes, Paris Baguette has stellar sweet and savory pastries and donuts! For all the sweets enthusiasts, Paris Baguette is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and your favorites; whether it's their sweet rice, mochi, sugar donuts, choux cream bread, coffee buns, or egg tarts, Paris Baguette can make any day sweeter! 

Shipley's Do-Nuts | 5400 S. Parker Rd.

These hand-crafted "Do-Nuts" started in Houston, TX, in the 1930s. Staying true to their simple original recipes, Shipley's now offers more than 60 light and fluffy delights varieties.

We Knead Donut4213 S. Buckley Rd

Sometimes, all you knead is starting your day with a good donut! At We Knead Donuts, prepare to treat your taste buds to ultra-indulgent flavors. We Knead Donuts is a must-try, from classics like chocolate glazed and sprinkles to fun twists like dirt and worms, maple bacon, and red velvet cake. 

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