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The Tatonut Shop

1114 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-872-2076
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Ranked #2 of 118 Restaurants in Ocean Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
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English first
Georgia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

WOW!! This was a accidental find while we were in Biloxi, MS!!! Feeling like donuts, we goggled donut shops and Tato-Nut came up. We were skeptical, at first, not knowing anything about the establishment. We parked in a quaint parking lot and walked down to the shop. We we walked in, the smell was phenomenal! There was a good crowd... More

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Simply said these are the best donuts on the GulfCoast! I have write 100 words to submit this review, so let me say again, the best donuts on the Gulf Coast. Ocean Springs is a quiet artsy town and worth a visit. So walk around and go to the Tato-nut.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I didn.t know they existed but TAKEOUT was an excellent "greeting card" from this restaurant. A friend brought me a simple shopping bag packed with simple looking doughnuts, neatly zip-bagged in pairs. I tasted the first one and there stood Mother before me. "I told you the truly good things are always available in any generation - you merely need... More

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Ft. Lauderdale
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59 reviews 59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Get there early because when they are they are out. I did not think I could find better donuts than I had already eaten. Boy was I wrong. Whatever they do it is right. Light and luscious offerings of puffy pillows of flavor. I could've eaten the dozen right there, but I was discreet. Went there cause I saw the... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The earlier you get there the better for selection. The glazed and chocolate iced donuts are amazing!

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Algonquin, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

There was a bit of a line when we arrived, but knew that was a possibility after reading other reviews. We were there about 9am and took a dozen of whatever donuts they had available. Hot off the press, these were the best donuts I have ever had. The dozen was gone in about 5 minutes!

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Chatsworth, Georgia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A local family owned establishment. Fabulous donuts. Hard to describe unless you have the chance to just bite into one! YUM

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West Columbia, South Carolina
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92 reviews 92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

These donuts are light and fluffy. I got the glazed donut and I thought it was delicious as well. I can see why people line up for these donuts, if you ever go to Ocean Springs, please don't miss this quaint little shop.

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Columbus, Mississippi
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Waiting across street until line dropped to just a few people. Dashed over and tried a regular glazed. But, as leaving the shop the donut flew from my hand and floated away. Man are these things light!

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Ms Gulfcoast
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

These are without a doubt the BEST donuts I have ever eaten! They are mouth-watering, delectable, light as a feather, delicious, addictive and will make you eat more than you want or rather more than you can hold. It is a family owned business that has been in Ocean Springs for about 50 yrs. They serve good coffee and a... More

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