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Gourdough's

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1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX
1219
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Can't say enough!

Every possible combination you could wish for on top of a yummy doughnut!!!! Especially Blue Balls, Funky Monkey (like Bananas Foster!!) and Razzle Dazzle! Not too be missed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Every possible combination you could wish for on top of a yummy doughnut!!!! Especially Blue Balls, Funky Monkey (like Bananas Foster!!) and Razzle Dazzle! Not too be missed.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

I loved this place! To be sure, this is not diet friendly, but if you have a few calories to spare you can't miss this donut truck. I ordered the bacon donut, and my sister got the Elvis and we were both very pleased. The donuts are larger than average and light on the inside. The bacon was a perfect... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We stopped by for dessert at the location downtown. We were not disappointed setting is cool and food was great....I had the pecan pie filling and cream cheese icing!! Very good!!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

There seems to always be a line; we waited about 30 minutes. We got the black out which is a ton of chocolate - delicious chocolate. I was pleasantly surprised that the donut was delicious as well. I was afraid it'd be all about the toppings, but that definitely wasn't the case. I'd like to go back more times and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

A must have in Austin! I love the Puddin. The menu is really clever and puts a fun spin on a delicious treat. Expect a line but know it's worth the wait.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

There is a large variety of unique donut combinations, some a little too unique, lol, so best for the adventurous eater, but all in all, yummy. I recommend sharing or at least knowing that it's huge and rich and really too much for one person and you probably shouldn't finish it. :) I visited the food truck, not the storefront.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This place has amazing gourmet donuts and is made right out of a trailer. The menu is located on the outside so you can check out the selection and then place your order. I love how you can tell each of the toppings that are placed on the donuts are fresh and made to order. We tried 2 different ones... More 

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Riverbank
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Great food in a casual atmosphere. The staff were so friendly, the portions were big and the environment was festive. The only issue was with the parking and the rude parking attendent outside.

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San Francisco, California
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Checked out the night clubs on a Sunday night when it wasn't crowded at all, had a few drinks, then decided to call it a night... but not before checking out Gourdough's for their humongous donuts. I wanted to make sure I soaked in the few drinks I had with Gourdough's and it definitely hit the spot.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Great doughnuts, I went to the food truck and there was a line at 9pm at night! A sure sign of the goodness that was about to follow. I could only eat half as the portions are so big.

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 1219

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