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Peterson's Donut Corner

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903 S. Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025
12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Escondido, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Be prepared to wait in line, Peterson's Donuts always has a line, even late at night. They are open 24 hours so if you want a sweet delight, get it from them.

Thank rspg1
Escondido, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have never been even a little disappointed in their products or their service or prices. They really know their craft. Huge variety of deliciousness, always a pleasure and so many goodies to choose from. If you haven't been there, go today!

Thank Eunice B
Escondido, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Best donuts any where in the county by far! If you are looking for a GREAT donut then you must try Petersons! They have been in Escondido for many years and have the BEST donuts in the county!

Thank Karen M
Escondido, California
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88 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

Been going here for over thirty years. Quality consistently high. Large servings. Wide variety. Far better that the chains.

Thank SteveTignor
San Diego, California
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Always good, always fresh. Always a line and for good reason.Try the chocolate croissant, it is a well priced choice for those not wanting fried.

Thank CostaRicaGuest
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The best donuts around. I don't have a favorite, the cinnamon butter log is great especially if you heat it, as is the cinnamon roll, both are larger than a plate. Devils food with nuts, mmm, with coconut not bad either, muffins are oversized as are the donuts. Lots of frosting used. They have a Texas sized donut that can... More 

Thank Christine R
Escondido, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

A crazy little donut stand on Escondido Ave. It is open 24/7 and usually, a number of Escondido's finest are there so it is super safe :-). The donuts are great and always fresh. I am not a huge fan of the apple fritters, too much cinnamon for my taste. Give Peterson's a try.

Thank robmurrow
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

The doughnuts are insane anything you get your going to love. My favorites are the Maple bars, Peterson pillows, and Texas doughnuts need to order 24 hours in advance. Open 24 hours a day only closed around Christmas thru the new year.

Thank Vincent S
Chicago, Illinois
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

I have not found a place with a better donut. Before the airlines would restrict luggage capacity, I would always being a dozen or two home. I often go there straight from the airport. If you like donuts, you will LOVE this place.

Thank Dennis R
Escondido, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Excellent local business with delicious doughnuts. Their chocolate is really chocolate, not brown icing. Highly recommend for a family treat!!

Thank tjoymc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast Food
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
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
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido

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