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The Tatonut Shop

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1114 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
12288722076
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6:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

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  • 170
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Donuts in the Us

I have been eating here for years:) They truly do have the best of the best:) It is a family owned business which makes it great to support. I can't say enough about how great this place is:) Take the time and stop in:)

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
michelle l
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Gautier, Mississippi
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Gautier, Mississippi
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been eating here for years:) They truly do have the best of the best:) It is a family owned business which makes it great to support. I can't say enough about how great this place is:) Take the time and stop in:)

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Thank michelle l
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I can not get enough of this doughnuts, I tried pretty much everything there. But coffee needs a little love.

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Thank junglemono
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No better donuts in the world! Lines around the building every morning. Be there early or you won't get any.

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Thank osmarilyn
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wouldn't make a special trip for the potato donuts again. The last two times I did they were sold out and they don't make more until the next day. I'll stick with Krispy Kreme. They're never out.

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Thank William D
Chipata, Zambia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my boyfriend here so he'd finally understand why I'm never thrilled to go to other donut shops with him. He finally gets it! (Bless him.) But he may never forgive me for ruining every other donut for him forever.

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Thank jmdougl1
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We moved to the area in October 2014. Everyone we worked with and all of our neighbors told us to try this place. It took us a whole year, but we finally did try it out. The coffee was so flavorful and the donuts were amazing!!! We had Blueberry and Pumpkin flavored donuts. It was like eating fresh blueberries and... More 

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Thank Dawn S
Worcester, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on Friday morning. No lines, no waiting. 5 donuts (including a large King Cake donut) for only $6. They were all yummy! We tried Blueberry cake, Applesauce cake, Strawberry frosted cake, Braided yeast glazed and a yeast King Cake frosted. Our top 3: Glazed, Applesauce and Blueberry. We tried to go back on Saturday morning, but the line was... More 

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Thank SLABJAAB
Moscow, Idaho
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Essential details - from scratch, not greasy at all, nice balanced flavors, not too sweet, opens at 6am, reasonably priced. The regular coffee isn't good, but doesn't compete with donuts. It may have been too early, some varieties weren't out yet, so didn't try Persians or Katrina piece. Highly recommend this shop.

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Thank MrsTwo
Lawrenceville, Ga
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Is the delicious donuts (potato flour), the ambiance, or the location?? I am not sure, but this is something that needs to be experienced. Each day, the family owned business starts the donut making at 4 AM, to serve the most delicious donuts around. Get there before 10 AM to make sure they have not sold out of your favorite... More 

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Beachwood, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best donuts on the face of the planet. Beats Krispy kremes hands down. I recommend anyone passing near to stop by.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1114 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ocean Springs
  • Phone Number: 12288722076

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?