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Gibson's Donuts

760 Mount Moriah Rd, Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 682-8200
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Ranked #11 of 1,263 restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bakery
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

All the donuts at Gibson's are good, even the jelly filled and I. Hate. Jelly filled. The bacon maple are sinful slap your mama good, as are the New Orleans, and a basic glazed, hot from the fryer, is a Memphis communion wafer.

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Springfield, Missouri
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

I really liked their donuts. I had a plain glazed donut, two chocolate donuts, and one with chocolate and sprinkles. They were very good and very cheap as well.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I tried this place about 2 years ago during a routine business trip to Memphis. The first time I sank my teeth into the Bacon Maple donut, I was instantly in love. This place not only has a long history in Memphis, but they have some damn good donuts. They have tons of options and sell out fast, so get... More

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Best donuts I've ever had in my entire life!! You must try the long johns! Red velvet donuts are awesome too!!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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126 reviews 126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Two words-APPLE FRITTERS. And if you buy a dozen (great bargain), they count as 2 donuts, which was perfect for us. All the flavors were great so you can't go wrong. They were soft and not dry-although we went in the morning when they were fresh.

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Columbia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I have now eaten the best donuts in the world. I had to go back twice during my business trip in Memphis to experience the great flavors. My favorite was the caramel, maple, and new orleans. My wife also loved the red velvet (she removed the icing). These donuts will melt in your mouth and not make you feel guilty... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Donut Heavan. Open 24/7 and I could have eaten there 24/7. Wanted to try all the donuts...you know what I mean. Wish they had delivery service to nearby hotels!!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place has a variety of tasty donuts. I frequent Gibsons about once or twice a week and leave with at least a dozen always of those fabulous donuts. ..keep baking more more more....

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Byhalia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Small, older shop, no bells, no whistles, just really good donuts! The cinnamon roll is my fav. Yumm good delish.......

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Columbus, Ohio
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Well worth the trip. I love donuts and these were some of the best I've had. Friendly staff. It was an easy in and out.

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