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Original Country Donuts

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3091 US Highway 20, Elgin, IL 60124-3840
+1 847-488-1900
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Elgin, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

The most amazing donuts ever! There is no other donut shop that can compare. Great variety and always fresh. Always busy for a reason. Country donuts is the best!

Thank Rosemary M
Twinsburg, Ohio
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

My family enjoy going here before church. The kids love their donuts. Staff is always friendly. I love the Boston cream donuts!

Thank Amy K
Cortland, Illinois
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

I like this place, its on my way to work. They are open 24 hours and the lobby opens at 5 am, when I am driving by. I usually buy a dozen but sometimes just a few. They have nice specials too.

Elgin, Illinois
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

Good selection and always seem to be fresh, unlike franchised donut shops. Coffee is good too. Regulary offers coupon savings too.

Thank Richard B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Toasted coconut doughnuts are amazing!! Love the online coupons!! They are open 24 hours always good for that late night sweet tooth.

Thank Alma S
Wood Dale
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

This wonderful donut house has become a Sunday tradition for my son and his family. They are always busy and people usually buy them by the box. They also have a nice counter and a few tables and chairs to sit and stay a little while. The staff is wonderful and my grand daughter loves to watch the bakers making... More 

Thank Joseph D
Elgin, Illinois
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159 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2015

Use one of their coupons for great some great donuts at a bargain price. Always fresh with good selection. Kids working there hustle, leave them your change.

Thank Robert N
Chicago, Illinois
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110 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

I've been going to Original Country Donuts ever since they built this location in Elgin. It is nice that their donuts are homemade right in the store. Their donuts are excellent, in fact I can't remember that I've ever had a bad donut there. If I had any criticism about the donuts, it would be that they do not make... More 

Thank The-Road-Tripster
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2014

It's a tradition in our family, when we carve pumpkins, to do so with donuts and cider. We had been routinely disappointed by chain donut stores in the past, so we really wanted to find something small and local. We found that and more in Original Country Donuts!! It definitely didn't hurt that the first time we tried them, they... More 

1 Thank SoDakian
Chicagoland, IL
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115 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2014

This location consistently serves up delicious freshly made donuts. Their Apple Cider Donuts are fantastic. Served warm and wonderful. Their other donuts are also really good. Some of my favorites are the Chocolate Covered Custard or Vanilla Creme filled. The only problem I have ever had was when going later in the morning, they are sometimes out of my favorites,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3091 US Highway 20, Elgin, IL 60124-3840
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-488-1900

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