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1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (312 reviews)
“funky monkey” (56 reviews)
“miss shortcake” (41 reviews)
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1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the Dirty Berry and Son of a Peach. Both were HUGE and amazing! Skip lunch and just get these bad boys. It's an Austin must!

Thank mailmom50207
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the idea behind this donut truck. My sister and I had a hard time choosing what we wanted to eat. The girl behind the counter was extremely helpful and allowed us to make a few changes to one of the regular menu items....More

Thank Brittaney B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was very fun to visit. It's definitely got a niche. The food was all super tasty. The entree doughnuts taste a bit like biscuits, which pairs well with all the food my party of 4 got. I tried the Dirty South, which is...More

Thank Sara P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had to stop at the iconic trailer! Wow. Actually the best donut ever... it really does live up to the hype! I went with the traditional donut that began it all, and it did not disappoint. Can’t wait to try others on the menu.

Thank MamaTex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Miss Shortcake was amazing. A donut topped with cream cheese & strawberries does not disappoint!!

Thank aprilstrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We split two donuts between four people and that was plenty of sugar for us. These are delicious but very sugary, more like a desert then a breakfast.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You must eat here. there is a large / small menu. The choices are overwhelming so take your time. Each order will do for two. My favorite "The funky monkey" bananas, cream, Blue balls, OMG donut holes with blue berries sauce Sara's Joy, chocolate and...More

Thank hpresas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The doughnuts are meant to share - or save some for later Fun combinations something to satisfy most people's sweet tooth

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here what ended up being dinner at 11:30PM after needing time to recover from a midday BBQ food coma, and overall it was an awesome choice. They actually mixed up our order due to some miscommunication, but they went above and beyond to rectify...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We were a bit disappointed compared to the hype of Gourdough’s. The fried chicken on a donut (mother clucker)was tasty but the donut underneath the chicken was so greasy that it was not easily edible. The chicken was very good. The donut holes (ODB)were decadent...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 1219
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