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Back Door Donuts

5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-693-3688
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“late night” (37 reviews)
“donuts” (517 reviews)
“apple fritters” (356 reviews)
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5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The freshly made donuts and fritters are outstanding! Don’t miss it. I love the cinnamon and sugar donuts.

Thank darganojoyner
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wait in line...if u see a ling line waiting for these donuts late at night...do not turn away. It is worth every minute. Some of the best donuts I have tasted...Butternut Chrunch...my fav!!!

Thank nicholaso117
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were lucky to get there before the line got very long, around 11:30pm. The donuts were delicious. They have all different flavors, but my favorite was the glazed. My husband got ice cream and it was delicious. So worth the calories and the wait!!

Thank GTheo
Reviewed 5 days ago

Okay, so you have to get in a roped off line in the back of the bakery but it's kinda fun chatting with other Donuts Fans but you'll be glad you went there ...a bit pricey but worth it!

Thank BoardingPass475158
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had read about this place and had to try it! We went about 8:00 at night and there was a line waiting. Always a good sign! The donuts were really good! There were many kinds to choose from as well. A neat experience going...More

Thank reneewright15
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There is no place better to get a donut, apple fritter. The line says it all: people line up for 30+ minutes at night in summer for these donuts.

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as we got one, others in line stepped forward to ask ‘what IS that?’ As big as your head and OUTSTANDING. The picture is alongside a regular donut for comparison :)

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must must visit experience. Well this is hardly a secret these days, it is a great underground concept with fresh donuts that are very tasty. Love it!

Thank TravelingNAL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some people started to be in a line right after 6PM- though the back door was open at 7! By seven, many people were standing in the parking lot. They took only cash and donuts were good price but very tasty. Can you imagine? When...More

Thank nyay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will gladly wait in line for another apple fritter, as it was the best I've ever had. The donuts (honey dipped, cinnamon sugar, boston creme, and chocolate dipped) were also good based on the family review. I hate waiting in line for anything, but...More

Thank Travel710096
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Questions & Answers
August 25, 2018|
Response from susieq021953 |
I meant open. 😬
Alison B
June 7, 2018|
Response from Beth S | Reviewed this property |
My nephew has the same allergies and has eaten there in the past. I would call during daytime hours to check.
July 13, 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they ship orders but there may be information on their site that include the details. Sorry I could not be more helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-693-3688
  • E-mail
Both the front door of the Bakery and Back Door Donuts are closed for the season. We will re-open in mid-April 2018. Thank you for your patronage and the great reviews you leave for us and other customers. Wishing you happy holidays and a safe, healthy winter! -- Jan & Rita
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