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Whitney Donut & Sandwich Shop

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2574 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3032
+1 203-248-9095
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (65 reviews)
“apple fritters” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
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5:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
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2574 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3032
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

And I mean it. Everyone in here knew each other. It felt like a family reunion. Soup was good, prices good.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I love Whitney Donut! Their soups and sandwiches are do good, coffee and breakfast are delicious. There is always a long line of cars at the drive through and a very crowded parking lot. Considering it is just two blocks from a Dunkin Donuts and...More

Thank jeanmbreny
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Not only are their donuts the best but every one who works there at always nice. The soup is good too.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a family run business that has been a staple of Hamden for many many years. You won’t be disappointed!

Thank Tina C
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Great donuts and egg sandwiches. You can sit at coffee bar and eat or take out. They also have drive-thru window. Highly recommend.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed January 4, 2018

I LOVE whitney donut!!! Why? Because I have never ever been disappointed by anything I have ever tasted here. Apple fritters- they are amazing! One bite and you know that although these things are HUGE, there is no way you will be sharing this with...More

1  Thank Ispin2eat
Reviewed December 22, 2017

One can only hope that a “donut and sandwich” shop will live up to yummy donuts and tasty sandwiches. This does and more with good soups, friendly servers and a nice neighborhood feel. Happy to go again! We brought donuts home, too.

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic place. Great donuts and bfast where people come to meet. It has a home town feeling

1  Thank Ellen L
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

The best, wide variety of donuts, muffins & sandwiches. Quick, courteous srrvice; fresh coffee. Saturday morning is crowded! Oh! Almost forget - uge muffins!

Thank Godfrey F
Reviewed May 22, 2017

large selection of very good, not too greasy, doughnuts. Also serves lunch, mostly soup, salads and sandwiches. Good Coffee and attentive staff. Get the jelly stick if you are hungry or do not plan on eating a meal for quite awhile.

Thank Chili J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2574 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3032
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-248-9095
Whitney Donut Shop sells pastries, coffee, and sandwiches. A local favorite.
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