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Peterson's Donut Corner

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903 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-5007
12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Escondido, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you just wants some Donut heaven, this is where you go....period. Big, fresh and absolutely delicious. Been coming here for 30 years.

Thank michael_a_byrd
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent donuts open 24 hrs so when we need a donut we run over to get some. The best are the braided cinnamon ones so yummy!

Thank Rodolfo L
Escondido, California
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Petersen's has been on this same corner for many years here in Escondido. Great selection of very large size donuts and continuously made fresh during the day....as they are open 24/7! A donut shop not to be missed.

Thank EscoDave
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Petersen's is an Escondido Classic. Been here forever and worth the wait for parking! Their donuts are huge, delicious, and what a variety! We by dozens for the office as often as waistlines allow!

Thank Lynda G
Escondido, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

These are super tasty cakey doughnuts! Very large, very dense and very hearty! These are super delicious if you want to carb bomb, and don't like the light airy feel of a Krispy Kreme!

Thank BonBonbae
Escondido, CA
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get off I-15 at 9th avenue in Escondido, drive east until you reach Escondido Blvd, and this place is on the corner on your right. Find a place to park and get in the line for donuts. Or Peterson's Pillows (like Cronuts), or croissants, or macaroons, or cookies. Have a cup of coffee or milk with your donuts. Like the... More 

Thank Mimi_Avocado
Wall Township, New Jersey
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424 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like donuts, and are not concerned about the price, this is the best donut shop in Escondido. There is always a line, may one be a few people, but on Friday nights it could be 20 people. You look in the window and see what the have, then go to the counter and ask for them...they are worth... More 

Thank wlbjayhawk
Fallbrook, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best donuts, apple fritters, buttermilk bars...they have it all and they're FRESH. The size is unreal and the price is amazing.

Thank MaryJD1
Outa Escondido, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you ant a culinary experience that will tickle your your taste buds and leave your tummy screaming for more, visit Peterson's Donut Corner. You won't be disappointed. Peterson's Donut Corner has the freshest donuts anywhere in California and the variety is by far one of the best that I have ever seen anywhere. It's probably not the most reasonable... More 

Thank swrisley
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These donuts are so large and delicious. Cooked fresh everyday and taste like no other. The service is always quick and very friendly. The customer come from everywhere just to try these heavenly treats. Yummy...

Thank Georgia Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-5007
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido

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San Diego, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?