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690 N Ocotillo Rd, Benson, AZ 85602-6011
520-586-3966
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5:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
only doughnut shop for miles

The doughnuts are good, but more importantly, the owner is very cool, and as a rule the customers are always willing to talk and share, no pretense going on. If you need a cup of coffee and a sugar fix. This will do you

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Khok Samrong, Lop Buri,
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Khok Samrong, Lop Buri,
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

The doughnuts are good, but more importantly, the owner is very cool, and as a rule the customers are always willing to talk and share, no pretense going on. If you need a cup of coffee and a sugar fix. This will do you

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Benson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Best donuts in town. A small independent business but wonderful variety of donuts. Just of the freeway for easy access to travelers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We came here because of all the amazing reviews on this hole in the wall donut shop. The apple fritters did not disappoint. They were incredibly yummy with just the right amount of crispness. If you're visiting Benson, you should stop off for a donut.

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Saint David, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I am a doughnut connoisseur, I will not waste the calories on a crappy/old/stale doughnut. These doughnuts are the best I have ever eaten!!! They are soft on the inside, crunchy on the outside, the icing never overpowers the natural goodness of these little morsels of delight. You can taste the love with your first bite and it impresses all... More 

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Safford, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I almost hate to review this place, as it is hard enough to get my favorite doughnuts. If everyone finds out about them, I may never be able to get them! :) These guys make fabulous doughnuts (and yes, I do love Krispy Kremes), but these guys make a cinnamon apple twist, with a hint of chocolate in the mix!... More 

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Northern California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

omG! The apple fritters......just do it! Just off I10 and easy return. Jump off the highway and run in to this place for the best apple fritters ever, and we've done our share of taste testing.

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Benson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I'm from New York City. Was very surprised at the quality of the pastries in a store in such a little town. Nice variety. No frills atmosphere - but always great service from an extremely nice lady.

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Benson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Some of the best doughnuts around. I had a friend say they were driving to Phoenix from New Mexico, thought they were so great that they insisted they stop on the return trip. I like the long johns and the filled doughnuts.

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Chatham
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

The doughnuts appeared to be fresh and homemade, but the lack of decaffeinated coffee gives this coffee shop an 'average' rating.

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Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Very, Very Good. A huge variety of donuts, drinks and booths to sit in if you want to eat them there. 'nuff said!

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Additional Information about Benson Doughnuts

Address: 690 N Ocotillo Rd, Benson, AZ 85602-6011
Phone Number: 520-586-3966
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Benson
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 690 N Ocotillo Rd, Benson, AZ 85602-6011
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Benson
  • Phone Number: 520-586-3966
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 5:30 pm

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