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Ahhhh, the donut. In no other delicious treat will you find the perfect combination of sweet, doughy and frosty goodness – in a variety of dustings, toppings and toppings. Fear not, donut lovers, because we’re here to tell you the best places in the area to stock up on these delicious treats, whatever variety you’re craving. Here’s a list of the best donuts in Hoboken, Jersey City, Bayonne and beyond.


Alfalfa | 1110 Washington Street

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This Washington Street salad shop now sells completely gluten-free donuts. With lots of fun flavors and varieties to choose from, it’s a great place for a treat that’s both guilt-free and delicious.

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bwe kafe | 1002 Washington St. + 1401 Adams St.

Bwe Kafe

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Providing high-quality coffee made from beans sourced from around the world (and don’t be surprised if the barista gets a little artistic with your foam), bwè kafe also offers a host of delicious sweets, including scones, muffins and tempting donuts. flavors like Pumpkin Spice and Chocolate Frosting that are gluten-free and vegan (from Om Sweet Home).

Carlo’s Bakery | 95 Washington Street

We’d be remiss not to mention Hoboken’s famous bakery which, of course, has no shortage of donuts in its selection, with everything from Carlo’s Signature filled with French cream and topped with powdered sugar to strawberry or chocolate frosting. with jelly (a donut for every #mood, of course).

Hidden Lands Cafe | 79 Hudson St. + 700 Garden St.

With multiple locations in Hoboken and Jersey City, this cafe serves unique donut flavors. It features Indian-inspired Knead Some Love flavors like Gulab Jamun donuts, a Ras Malai donut, a pink cardamom donut, and a gluten-free cinnamon sugar donut.

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Krispy Kreme | 95 Christopher Columbus Drive

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When you think donuts, it’s hard not to think of Krispy Kreme. This iconic fried dough staple is essential for satisfying literally every donut craving – glazed raspberries stuffed with sea salt caramel – and the perfection of getting a dozen means we don’t have to choose.

The LoDG | 7 rue Blecker

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Founded by a husband and wife duo, this donut shop specializes in decadent artisan donuts. The LoDG sells amazing holiday-themed donuts, like coquito donuts during the Christmas season and pink donuts for Valentine’s Day. Everyday specialty donuts include El Gauchito (a fluffy yeast donut filled with dulce de leche and pineapple) and The Pig N’ the Fig (caramelized bacon with figs on a delicious fluffy yeast donut stuffed with cheesecake).

The Grind Shop | 360 Communipaw Avenue

This must-visit café serves delicious donuts from Donut Plant, straight out of New York. With flavors like Matcha Green Tea, Valrhona Chocolate, Red Velvet (with Cream Cheese Frosting) and Peanut Butter + Blackberry Jam, there’s plenty more where this came from and they’re all worth it. a mouthful.

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Knead some love NY | On line

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Knead Some Love serves Indian and American fusion pastries such as donuts and Bundt cakes. Customers can find authentic Indian-inspired flavors like Gulab Jamun, Ras Malai Rabdi (his my bestseller), Rose Pistachio, Vegan Toasted Coconut Praline Laddoo with Coconut cream, Tiramisu Thandai, Malai Kulfi Tres Leches, and last but not least, Carrot Halwa with Cardamom Ricotta Cream.


Judicke’s | 763 Broadway

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No one can deny the power of a Judicke donut and they’re just small enough that you can (maybe) have more than one without really feeling guilty. A sweet combination of deep-fried goodness and chocolate frosting, Judicke’s has seasonally-appropriate nuggets for any holiday (so your donuts are always festive), so pick up a dozen and thank us later.