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House of Donuts of Lakewood

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9638 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Tacoma, WA 98499-1516
(253) 588-2647
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6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 29
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Awesome is all I can say.

I live close and it's thee only place to get doughnuts. Period. Doughnuts is all they do. The maple bacon, or plain glazed are my favorites. They are hugh! Hot! Melts in your mouth.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
Anthony R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I live close and it's thee only place to get doughnuts. Period. Doughnuts is all they do. The maple bacon, or plain glazed are my favorites. They are hugh! Hot! Melts in your mouth.

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Lacey, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Portland has Voodoo Donuts and Washington has the House of Donuts! This place is awesome and the donuts are delicious! Donuts don't have to be smothered in lucky charms to be good and this place proves it. Diabetics beware!

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Tacoma, WA
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I would say 55 years I've been having donuts here! Nothing compares. New owner has really stepped up with their fabulous House of Donuts box. I love the French Crulers, Bismarks, maple bars...and ALL the rest. Just a great old school donut shop with a line out the door every morning.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

There is a mean older lady with very short hair, and VERY VERY POOR ATTITUDE! !! If possible, try to get the younger adults to assist you because they have more customer service and that older woman! She needs to take a customer service course! This is the second time I've bought donuts from this place for a gathering and... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This place is small, but that doesn't matter. Their donuts are fresh and delicious. Their raised donuts have a specifically good texture; so soft, yet not doughy. Staff is always friendly, lines move fast. There's nothing I don't like about this donut shop. Prices are very reasonable, especially for their big fritters. Yum!

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Lakewood, Washington, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I stopped in to grab a few donut goodies for myself and some to use as bribery for a business transaction later. The quality is always good and the staff are friendly and fast. Wish I could eat donuts more often but alas they catch up with the scale.You won't be disappointed.

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Home grown version of your typical donut shop. Prices are reasonable, donuts are plentiful, and they have a drive-thru. The lobby is small, but the service is quick. The place is always busy, which is a good indication of the local community support for a family owned business.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Relatively new owner is finally getting it right! This has been a love/hate relationship for years.The last few years was mostly hate,greasy donuts,lousy selections,now they are great once again!

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Lakewood Pierce County, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I haven't lived in the area that long, but this place came recommended. I was haooy to find it is on my walk route to and from work. Nice little shop, has a drive thru. The price for the size of the donuts can't be beat! One of my favorites is the bluberry glazed.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Was not sure about this place at first. I thought it would be just your average donut shop, but I was really surprised. This has to be one of the best donuts I have had in a long time. Awesome!

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Additional Information about House of Donuts of Lakewood

Address: 9638 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Tacoma, WA 98499-1516
Phone Number: (253) 588-2647
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Donuts

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9638 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Tacoma, WA 98499-1516
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: (253) 588-2647

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Donuts
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm

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