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World's Best Donuts

10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
+1 218-387-1345
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (632 reviews)
“long johns” (13 reviews)
“banana bread” (16 reviews)
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10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fun little place to visit. Line looked long but moved very quickly. Great donuts. Would definitely visit again.

Thank periwinkle22
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our 6th trip to Grand Marais, we finally stopped in to "Worlds Best Donuts"! Bought four on our first visit on Sunday. Ate two right away and saved two for breakfast on Monday morning. ABSOLUTELY PHENOMENAL On Sunday - and I would still rate...More

Thank 378chesterd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here for years. The donuts are so good. The cake are the best. They are inexpensive and delicious. The shop has been in the same family for over 40 years. Try close when they sell out and are only open until...More

Thank TravelBug_99938
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would have to say that they have the best cake donuts I’ve tasted so far, but their other donuts (long johns, cream cheese swirls, etc.) are like I’ve had at any other place. Their cake donuts are superb, though! I recommend the cake donuts...More

Thank 96Dreamer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great variety of donuts. Coffee is good too. Always a line but it moves quickly. The staff is efficient and very pleasant.

Thank Reedmolly
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to try the olace that advertised the best donut's in the world! The donuts were very good ! Pretty awesome!

Thank angelaN3119LF
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are better, but these are certainly good, especially the cinnamon sugar cake. The maple swirl was a bit dry, though the frosting was tasty. The chocolate frosted cake doughnut was average. Staff are very nice.

Thank L H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worlds best Donuts, just as simple as that! Plain, sugar, maple bacon, filled, they have all the varieties you're looking for. My favorite is the Skizzle.

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very likely the best in Grand Marais, but there's not much competition. The maple bacon long johns are good. Actually everything is good but not exceptional. There was a line to get in but it moved pretty fast. Probably because the glum, humorless women behind...More

Thank shs1058
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of those "gotta stops." It's been around forever. Still small and to the point. Donuts are awesome. Coffee's decent. Be sure and leave the kids a tip!

Thank CooksofCrocusHIll
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Questions & Answers
2 October 2017|
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Response from Dee B | Property representative |
Yes, all our donuts are fried in lard. That's what makes them so yummy! That and the love we also add. :)
Emily C
2 June 2017|
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Response from Dee B | Property representative |
No there are no peanuts in any of our donuts. Some of the ingredients are processed in the same facility as peanuts though.
15 July 2016|
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Response from Leslie W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-1345
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We are on the corner of Wisconsin Street and Broadway. Look for the cute little red building with the white scallops.
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