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Donut Friar

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634 Parkway Suite 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN
865-436-7306
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5:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Brunch, Breakfast, Takeout

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  • 832
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  • 192
    Very good
  • 94
    Average
  • 26
    Poor
  • 30
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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The donuts are great! Amazing little shop, fun environment. With a very welcoming staff. This is a must stop plane for foodies!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
JDHowe810
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North Canton, Ohio
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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North Canton, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

The donuts are great! Amazing little shop, fun environment. With a very welcoming staff. This is a must stop plane for foodies!

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Hands down the best donuts I've ever tasted! I had an eclair, and I don't think that any other will ever top it!

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Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Yummy donuts great snack so fresh and tasty worth the extra calories for sure! Tried the glazed and chocolate...both excellent!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Walking through the little shops in Gatlinburg, we stepped inside and it was no mistake after I ordered an éclair and a donut!! Resembled a little cafe I loved in Germany. All the sweets looked fresh. It was very neat inside and well stocked.

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New Jersey
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Great donuts and the employees are very kind. We had the glazed and chocolate donuts. My boys said these were the best donuts they ever had!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Don't miss this donut shop when you are I in Gatlinburg....especially the cinnamon twist raised donuts. You won't find any better anywhere!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Stopped in here as it was recommended by several places we stopped in during our stay. Donuts were amazingly fresh and very good! Definite place to stop by for a good donut.

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Athens, Georgia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

We have to go here on every visit! Everything is fresh, you will not find anything like these pastries anywhere else. The staff are very held full and nice.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Anyone not giving this a five needs to be checked. Parking in the street is free until 9 am. The cake glazed and eclairs were ridiculous. Eat them all. Cash only!

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Windsor, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

The donuts and cookies are Soooo good!! You can smell them a mile away and it draws you in, the cappuccinos are great also, cute little spot in the village in Gatlinburg

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 634 Parkway Suite 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: 865-436-7306

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Donuts

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?