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8705 Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234-4607
410-661-9999
Today
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delicious

Fresh, hot out of the fryer donuts, glazed and coated with your choice of toppings. The store front is non-descript in a small strip mall, but it is not to be missed! You can even get an egg sandwich on a fresh hot donut!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

I had passed the place often and was always too early or too late, so one Saturday I was just right! Went in so excited about tasting these donuts and was met with the most lackluster greeting and service. I loved the donuts and thought it was Saturday, maybe they were tired, so I went again on Monday to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Fresh, hot out of the fryer donuts, glazed and coated with your choice of toppings. The store front is non-descript in a small strip mall, but it is not to be missed! You can even get an egg sandwich on a fresh hot donut!

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washington dc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Kool spot to create your own donuts. I heard about this place from a co-worker and had to give it a try. Small place but big flavor and uniqueness. Donuts were delicious and worth the price. Try something out of the ordinary you will enjoy it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

While this is not the place to sit down and enjoy your breakfast, it is the best place to find a new food obsession. They make the donuts as you order them so if it's a busy day it may take you a little longer, but the wait is definitely worth it! They practically melt in your mouth. Every person... More 

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Raymond, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I can't believe what a difference fresh and hot makes with a cake doughnut! We tried French Toast, Margarita (my least favorite of our selection -a bit too salty), OC Sand, Orange Dream, Salted Caramel, Lemon-Lime, and Strawberry Shortcake (my husband thought it was too sweet, but I didn't try it). So good! The warmth made me forget myself, and,... More 

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Crofton, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stopped in to check out this place for the first time and man was it worth the 40 minute drive! THESE are freaking donuts!! Donuts are made to order, with a variety of glazes, toppings and sugars to choose from so you can get creative. Where I live, all we have are crappy DD stores. My boyfriend said it was... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This place has some very creative donut 'flavors', like mint chocolate or french toast. This was our first visit and it was fun for something different for breakfast. All the donuts are the same and the flavors (toppings and glazes) are applied when you order. The donuts are always warm when served, so they are best eaten fresh. I think... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The place was a novelty when it first opened. My son's pre-K was right next door, so we would go often, and have to wait in line. Now, it's always empty. The donuts are tasty (yes, way better than DD), but very small and too pricey to be worth your time. Maybe if the staff was a little nicer, or... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

You create your own donut. The location is like a hole in the wall but you can create some great and interesting flavor combinations. You really must try it, I don't know of any other place like it. My favorite is caramel glaze with rainbow sprinkles.

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Parkville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We get these only when we have overnight guests so it's a treat for everyone! Recently we have noticed that they keep getting smaller and smaller every time we've bought them. Not sure if it's because of how infrequently we purchase them, but they're definitely a lot smaller than they used to be.

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Additional Information about Fractured Prune

Address: 8705 Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234-4607
Phone Number: 410-661-9999
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Parkville
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8705 Harford Rd, Parkville, MD 21234-4607
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Parkville
  • Phone Number: 410-661-9999
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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