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Britt's Donut Shop

#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-707-0755
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“glazed donuts” (157 reviews)
“funnel cake” (21 reviews)
“dozen donuts” (19 reviews)
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8:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Looking for a melt in your mouth donut that is light and airy? This is the place to go! They are open from the end of March through Labor Day. We stood in line for 30 minutes in the morning and it was worth the...More

Thank swimmermom66
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to visit over and over while at Carolina Beach. The people working there are great and fun to be around! It's a stop we make every time we are there and believe me. Take a bag home.....if they make it that far without...More

Thank cwd332
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have never been you are missing out. Donuts are lite and airy and always got. Lines in the morning can get long in the mornings but worth the wait. Only down side is they only open certain times of the year, so check...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Britt's is a family business (since 1939) with donuts that are light and melt in your mouth mmmmm. The only downside is that they are only open during the tourist season. Definitely check out Britt's, it is worth the wait in line.

Thank carolynf507
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go ahead and stand in line, you're going to appreciate making friends and smell the doughnuts! Best "glazed" doughnuts we,ve ever had and Im a Krispy Kreme guy. They are seasonal though, summer traffic only so get'ed while they're hot.

Thank Storm-762
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Holy cow ! Nothing like eating a warm fresh Britts donut and a cup of milk. The best donuts I've ever had . Most definitely will return .

Thank 1973Angel1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you can't find this place near the boardwalk at Carolina Beach, look for a line or ask someone who is carrying a white greasy paper bag-- they will show you. This place is to Carolina Beach as Cafe du Monde is to New Orleans!...More

1  Thank Janice P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local treasure. A must even for one (if you can eat only one). Hot fresh donuts. If there's a long line, return closer to lunch.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Britt's had been recommended and it didn't disappoint. The donuts are warm, inexpensive and delicious.

Thank Sally L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stood in line to try these donuts. First trip to Carolina Beach and had heard they were a must try. The line moved fast and the donuts came practically straight out of the fryer, hot and delicious!

Thank Susan_7654
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Questions & Answers
12 September 2017|
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Response from dirtbikegirl2015 | Reviewed this property |
Britt's usually closes in late September, and reopens in March.
25 July 2017|
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Response from barefootlady1324 | Reviewed this property |
No. Only one kind of donut at Britt's. Glazed. And they taste like heaven and melt in your mouth. Definitely not gluten free
6 July 2017|
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Response from Addismommy2015 | Reviewed this property |
I would walk inside the shop and ask the people at the counter before I waited in the long line. We didn't know this but if you go inside and sit at the bar you can order your donuts, you have to eat some there but then you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-707-0755
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