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North Lime Coffee and Donuts

575 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-1675
+1 859-554-6026
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“donuts” (95 reviews)
“funnel cake” (12 reviews)
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06:00 - 17:00All hours
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575 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-1675
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to pick up delicious donuts for friends and family. Unique combination of flavors makes it a pleasing sweet treat. Nate's coffee served and it's smooth. This is a definite place to return to.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I visit Lexington on a regular basis and had never heard of this place. I recently went on a Bourbon Tour and the first stop of the day was North Lime for breakfast. I just ordered a regular coffee and plain glazed donut but they...More

Thank MomOf2InKY
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I got a cinnamon donut which was probably the best I've ever had (I'm a donut connoisseur). I also got a iced coffee with strawberry flavoring. It was deliciously sweet that I didn't even need to add milk or sugar.

Thank 514becky
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you can look past the gravel parking lot, if you can look past the exterior, and if you can look past the disheveled interior of this place, you have a real gem. Great donuts. Sure you can have their glazed donut and be perfectly...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Was driving through downtown Lexington and stopped at this little gem in a whim. Homemade doughnuts and fresh coffee were out of this world. We tried the funnel cake doughnuts. They were awesome!

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Though other reviewers were skeptical of the area, I decided to take the walk down from the Hilton in downtown. The building is quite unassuming, in the middle of a neighborhood. Waited in line behind about 10 others-fortunately as I needed to make some serious...More

Thank robrien0215
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Get ready for an explosion of flavor. You will not be disappointed in this coffee house. The cinnamonkey melt in your mouth. The chocolate glaze donut was served warm to my delight. Coffee is flavorful. Service is excellent and friendly. Nothing bad to say about...More

Thank htjfto3
Reviewed 25 March 2017

These are really good donuts and not just another version of the same old same old. They also carry 4-5 unusual "flavors" each day. I just get the normal flavors done well when I am in town. I get to Lexington a couple times a...More

Thank DJ142
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice place! Coffee & donuts were really good! Purchased some local honey too. Glad we got there when we did because there was a line of about 15 people that came in right behind us. It's a pretty poppin' place.

Thank AshiL L
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Stopped in for coffee & donuts before heading out for our distillery tour. The crowd ranged from families, students and couples needing a wakeup. We got a pack of 4 donuts from traditional glazed, chocolate glazed, cinnamon-sugar & something they called Cinna-monkey. All were good...More

Thank A R M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 575 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-1675
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-554-6026
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Life changing donuts. Professionally crafted espresso drinks. Locally roasted coffee. All fresh and prepared on site. North Lime Coffee & Donuts. We'll see you there.
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