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Back Door Donuts

5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-693-3688
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“late night” (33 reviews)
“donuts” (430 reviews)
“fritters” (136 reviews)
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5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

What a nice place. Have never seen anything like it. After 7pm you go to the back door of the bakery and order what you want. They are in there cooking. The donut comes out gooey and hot. My apple fritter was delicious and huge....More

Thank emp617
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were only in MV for two nights and each time we stopped here to get some fresh donuts for a snack! It's kind of difficult to find if you don't know where you're going but you can most likely follow your nose! I recommend...More

Thank amandasharon4
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I wondered why people were lining up in the back of the bakery in the early evening, then I smelled the donuts cooking. I waited in line for one of the just cooked apple fritters and experienced a piece of heaven!! It not only melted...More

Thank Car0l0227
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Cool place after fine dining experience and out for a stroll on Circuit Ave after dusk. Line goes quick. Donuts hot off the press.

Thank lulu1040
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Dropped by late in the afternoon so kind of expected it not to wow us. Got the chocolate cake donut and it was pretty dry, but half price 😉 due to being late in the day. Friends got some other flavored and said about the...More

Thank angi r
Reviewed 18 September 2016

First of all, you don't have to wait until 7 pm for the apple fritters. The front of Back Door Donuts is the Martha's Vineyard Gourmet Cafe and Bakery (#2 here on TA), which is open during the day. We enjoyed a deliciously warm, fresh-from-the-oven...More

Thank sheilabk2016
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Wonderful donuts - especially the bacon/maple syrup donut. BUT don't over eat or you will get a belly ache. Fun talking with everyone waiting in line - a good meeting place

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I recommend at least one visit! Delightful, donut shop! Fritter large enough to share with 3 others🙊🙊🙊

Thank cheryls1152
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Apple fritters and coconut donuts, leave your diet at the door and go for a nice long walk afterwards

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Yummy bear claws that can be shared with 4 people. Warm, right out the oven. Small space when sitting and having tea, but the wait staff was very nice and not chatty.

Thank Freeman C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello I'm in NYC How do I place an order and how long will it take for delivery Thank you Marianne Surpris
14 July 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they ship orders but there may be information on their site that include the details. Sorry I could not be more helpful.
are you open on fourth of july?
4 June 2015|
Response from BackDoorDonuts | Property representative |
Yes, both the Front Door Bakery & Back Door Donuts are open 7 days a week
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
19:30 - 00:58
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-693-3688
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