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Ralph's Donut Shop

59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
+1 931-526-4231
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I don't know how any other donut shop is still in business. This place is incredible. The staff is super friendly and efficient. The food... wow! The donut twist is beyond amazing. I've never had anything like it. This town is so lucky.

Thank sarah s
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I am a native of Cookeville and have been a huge fan of Ralph's donuts since I was a little girl (40 plus years). Besides the best tasting donut I have yet to put in my mouth, I love the fact that nothing has changed...More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Just imagine "Cheers" only with coffee and donuts. Stop and go inside for the latest news around town and donuts and extras, or use the drive thru to get your order to go and stay in your PJs.

Thank charlenefinch
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a awesome place. A nice family oriented place that has been in Cookeville for many years. If you are traveling thru or visiting the Cookeville area it is worth your time to stop and eat a donut.

Thank scottd4410
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We love Ralph's Donuts I have been going here since I was a kid. I now take my son here it's our favorite stop for donuts.

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

historic place in Cookeville. it is a favorite for Tennessee tech college students both young and old. wide selection.

Thank m t
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I am personally unimpressed with Ralph's. All the local folks send to the is the best donut shop, but I would rather have just about anyone else's.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ahh, what can we say - If you love donuts - be certain to visit Ralph's in Cookeville! We happened upon Ralph's while house hunting in the area. Our theory is if you see a bunch of cars parked all around and a line of...More

Thank ejchu7
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

By far best donuts in the area. Good selectionof fresh donuts and pastries. We have krispie kreme and dunkin in town but this is hands down the best. Not open on Sunday now.

Thank rthurmanatty
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

These are arguably the best donuts in Cookeville. Lovingly handcrafted by the same family for many many years. Fresh made on site and served takeout or counter style.

Thank coppermaker
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Chelsi W
Are any of the Doughnuts gluten free?
22 February 2016|
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Response from Jonathan C | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not offer any gluten free donuts. I just called them and they said they do not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-4231
  • E-mail
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