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Long's Bakery

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2301 E Southport Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46227-5149
(317) 783-1442
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Appleton, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband grew up in Indy and has fond childhood memories of biking to the other Long's Bakery location for donuts and chocolate milk, so when we were in the area he couldn't miss stopping for some donuts. I must stay they were delicious! Freshly made with the best ingredients, our whole family loved them!

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You won't regret stopping at Longs, despite the odd, out of the way location. The donuts literally melt in your mouth. Usually a long line of people, but service is quick. They are so, so good!

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Thank supapfunk
Greenfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great yeast doughnuts especially when you get them hot and fresh, they just melt in your mouth. They also have great selection of other bake goods too.

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Thank Todd C
Indianapolis, Indiana
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unless you are there during the first hour they are open, (5:00-6:00), expect a line that actually moves pretty fast, because the regulars already know which yummy donuts they desire. The warm yeast are really hard to beat or resist, but the cream filled long johns are a close second. A great variety that is sure to please all donut... More 

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Thank DPJohn
Fairfield, Oh
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend told me this is the best doughnut shop in Indianapolis. They were good but not the best I've ever had.

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Thank metisdeb
Cookeville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This is my first trip to Long's Bakery! Excellent place to go! The chocolate o. Top of the donuts are fantastic! Good thing I bought 2 dozen donuts!!! If you have not gone, you need to go!

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Thank TnOakTree
Louisville, Kentucky
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71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Our eight year old granddaughter is a very picky eater and usually will only eat Mac and cheese, egg whites and cinnamon toast, We told her on a day trip to Indy that she should try one of Long's glazed donuts. She took a bite and finished two before leaving the parking lot. We will not be able to go... More 

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Thank Dennis L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The donuts are delicious and super fresh. They were busy and the line moved real fast. Everything looked delicious and smelled great!

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Thank Sammi D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is an Indianapolis institution. I love their donuts especially the cake donuts. If you go in the morning, the lines are usually long but moves because they have such great donuts. You can only pay with cash.

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Thank Jo B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Those yeast donuts!!! Excellent! Made fresh everyday and they melt right in your mouth. I'm not sure why, but these days they are always SOLD OUT of yeast donuts hours before close time. I'm not sure why they stop making them at early hours if they know that's their biggest seller. It s quite annoying because this is all I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 E Southport Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46227-5149
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: (317) 783-1442

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