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Jerry's Cakes & Donuts

109 East Omaha Street, Rapid City, SD 57701
605-341-4814
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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is a old fashioned bakery. Elephant ear pastry along with the puff pastry filled with fruit called chips were wonderful. The donuts were also very good. The clerks were kind, and cheerful. The owner was very appreciative. It is a small town of America bakery, older people sitting at tables playing cards with donuts and coffee. Wish the shop,was... More

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The donuts were good but I've had better. The restaurant was very clean. The staff was pleasant and the prices were reasonable. Overall, it was pretty good, but having read such rave reviews, I was a bit disappointed. I expected something really spectacular!

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custer s dakota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Jerry is the only place in Rapid that has homemade donuts . A must if you want great pastry. Locals gathering place for years . Celebrating good eats and friends.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Every donut that we tried was amazing. They didn't have the fake flavor-y tastes like supermarket donuts have, these were the real deal. Try the maple bacon long john. Fantastic. You won't want to try anything else.

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rapid city sd
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I ordered a chocolate creme filled long John (a family fav) and it was great. The dough was light and fluffy and the light creme was perfectly sweet. The atmosphere isn't fancy or anything and is the local retired people hangout in the morning. Donuts are the best but they also have baked goods from cookies to decadent wedding cakes.

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Charleston, West Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Tremendous choices. Unfortuneately, by the time you stand in line it is hard to know just what they are.Its hard to see all the choices as a tourist. The locals know. Ate there twice.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I get it the community thinks Jerrys is awesome but have you actually looked around while standing in line?? It isn't hard to make a good donut but it is work to create a good establishment to eat at, and they have epically failed. Summer of 2013 I walk into Jerry's to a long line in the AM before work... More

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Thanks for being open so early so we could get an early start. The coffee was strong, flavorful and hot - which fit all three of my requirements. I also like plain donuts which were also quite good and had just enough vanilla flavoring.

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Crestview, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Second visit to Rapid I knew I was coming back to Jerry's. Wonderful hometown service and phenomenal doughnuts. Definitely stop in!

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Custer, South Dakota
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58 reviews 58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

When you walk into Jerry's Cakes and Donuts, what you see is what you get. Good coffee, excellent donuts, and great service. I've been in a number of times throughout the years, and all of my experiences were the same. What I wanted to highlight, and why I gave Excellent instead of Very Good for my rating is one critical... More

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