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The Tatonut Shop

1114 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-872-2076
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Ranked #2 of 116 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
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
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English first
Algonquin, Illinois
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

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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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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
3 helpful votes 3 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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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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Mississippi
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Love the potato donuts! Light and fluffy and so delicious! Just the right mount of sugar on the outside. Get there early they sell out of some items fast.

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pascagoula,ms
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

These doughnuts are the best I ever ate! They are potato based and they sell out fast. Very popular with the locals. Very quaint building, friendly staff, delicious coffee. You have to go if your anywhere near Ocean Springs.

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Hands down one of the top 5 best doughnuts I've ever had. I just stick with the traditional. They use potato flour which makes for the perfect doughnut. If your in ocean springs it's a must do. & they coffee isn't bad either.

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have to say these are by far the best doughnuts I've had! I see a lot me visits in the future! I wouldn't go late in the day because the run out. It's worth the trip!

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If your in Ocean Springs a must to try!! This is a family run business that has been in operation for years. Little has changed in the recipe, which is why they draw such a crowd everyday. Get there early because they sell out quick. Their heart is in there donuts!!!

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