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Doughnuts to die for!

The apple fritters and doughnuts are amazing! There are many quaint trinkets as well as different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aimeesk8
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Bowmanville, Canada
via mobile
Great historic building!

Wonderful and fascinating old mill, that still operates. Lovely owners, Real apple cider, great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane P
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Bowmanville, Canada
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  • Excellent56%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“tarts”(14 reviews)
“preserves”(8 reviews)
“baked goods”(11 reviews)
About
The Tyrone Mills Limited -1846 has been owned and operated by Robert Shafer over the last 30 years - but its history stretches back far greater than that! Over the last 168 years, the Tyrone Mills has been a grist mill, flour mill, lumber mill...more
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2656 Concession Rd 7, Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 3K6, Canada
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+1 905-263-8871
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 17, 2014

It's worth the trip to Tyrone. The donuts are being fried before your eyes, yummy, soo fresh it beats Tim's frozen stuff. You can buy various things maple syrup, preserves, fresh bread, ice cream, cheeses and a whole lot more.

2  Thank Nicole F
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 4, 2016

The items I purchased were great tasting, but was disappointed not to see the mill itself ?. Or to see it work.

1  Thank Bruce M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The apple fritters and doughnuts are amazing! There are many quaint trinkets as well as different types of gluten free flour. Worth a visit!

Thank aimeesk8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful and fascinating old mill, that still operates. Lovely owners, Real apple cider, great gourmet eats and condiments. A really special place.

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy seeing the old building and old equipment. The day with home made pizza was fun. Donuts are good.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to stop for baked goods, especially their butter tarts and freshly made sugar doughnuts! Hidden gem!

Thank Joliballs
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

If you live in the area or have been around Clarington for a while you don’t need to read a review. Great place for a variety of baked goods, baking needs, and an assortment of other goodies. Great staff!

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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Passing through on an adventure. Very nice picturesque spot to stop. The ambiance is very nice. The pastries were ok. Our travels have allowed us better, but for the time and place, this was a nice stop. The donuts my wife had were fresh and...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice older place with good snacks and great views of area. You can purchase one of a kind items here

Thank Chris A
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Since this was reviewed as the #1 thing to do in Bowmanville, we decided to make the trip while camping in the area. The shop is quite small and there isn't a lot for kids to do and see. However, the treats in the shop...More

Thank 0622Lisa
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Seems like all of the donut shops now carry mass produced donuts. You can really taste the difference. My mom took one bite and said, " I think this is the best donut I've ever had." She's 84. Seriously cute place with seriously great donuts!

Thank familyltravel
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Great little place to get all kinds of specialty flours and preserves, maple syrup and baked goods (LOVE the breads!) And the BEST donuts anywhere!!!

Thank Nicole M
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