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Dan's Variety Bakery

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1800 S Union St, Kokomo, IN 46902-2119
+1 765-453-4591
01:00 - 12:00
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Kokomo, Indiana
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get there before 7 am or you will miss out on some super delicious donuts. I usually prefer filled donuts but even the yeast donuts are fantastic. But if you want ecstasy, eat one of their apple fritters.

Thank MichelleRenee6135
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I love cinnamon rolls, but most of the ones.from there don't get cooked in the center, nearly raw, if I am going to eat like that don't fry them, oh wait..that is the problem. Other donuts pretty good.

Thank Betheredothat
Kokomo, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Best donuts anywhere! Worth the wait! It's a family tradition to stand in line for over an hour waiting for them to open at 1am!

Thank jwurm2011
Kokomo, Indiana
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

They have the best donuts ever... And very friendly. Our favorite is the straw iced cream filled or the cinnamon roll donut with maple icing... Highly recommend you call in your order the night before as they're very busy place.

Thank Rhoda M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Dan's Variety Bakery sells the BEST donuts in the city of Kokomo, and in my opinion, the state of Indiana. A must stop if you come through Kokomo. Their yeast donuts are the best I have ever eaten. Their apple fritters are to die for. I stop by here quite often and they are my favorite donuts by far.

Thank Cassidy Y
Kokomo, Indiana
Level Contributor
71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

No words can describe these donuts. There is no one that even comes close to dans donuts. I can go into a Dunkin Donuts or any other bakery and not even care to get a donut, but these I cannot pass by!

Thank Tammy B
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I've loved this place for as long as I can remember. I'm a boston creme or long john kinda person, but everything here is top notch

Thank Kris B
Carmel, Indiana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I was in town for a funeral and I bought donuts with me from my new hometown. everyone liked them, but made it perfectly clear that nothing compared to Dan's! I have to agree, as I am originally from Kokomo. The best donuts ever!!!

Thank Appattes V
Walton, Indiana
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Our Church gets our donuts from here most of the time and they are so good. They are always fresh and yummy!

Thank cbtkw06
Kokomo, Indiana
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Have never actually sat inside the place to eat, has always gotten carryout. We have vendors from out of state that always make it a point to stop by Dan's!! I think that says a lot for the place.

Thank Bob M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
01:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 S Union St, Kokomo, IN 46902-2119
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Kokomo
  • Phone Number: +1 765-453-4591

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?