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The Donut Experiment Provincetown


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Reviewed November 20, 2018

My kids love the wacky donuts you can get here, I like the lattes :) On any given day you will be able to custom design a donut with crazy toppings and a drizzle by filling out a form. It is pretty fun for everyone!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank misopiso88
Reviewed November 10, 2018

The Donut Experience is a made-to-order, higher end donut shop and is located on Commercial Street near the center of downtown Provincetown, Massachusetts. Provincetown is located at the very tip of Cape Cod. Their donuts are made directly in front of you and you get...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed October 1, 2018

If you are familiar with Duck Donuts in different parts of the country, this Provincetown establishment is every bit the equal in taste and quality, PLUS the staff is ultra friendly. Now to the donuts. Wow! Just so fresh and delicious. Made to order with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hooked_on_travel77
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Great donuts with lots of toppings!! You basically get a cake donut, then you pick a glaze and then a topping. They take the donut and dip it in the glaze then the topping. Very good.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in but left without buying. These are some smallish, sorry-looking donuts all in the same basic cake flavor and differing only by which sticky-sweet frosting is applied. For real baked goods, including great house-made donuts, go to Connie’s instead.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Right near the public parking lot near the sea, go here if you are a fan of A) donuts or B) coffee (e.g. espresso) or C) both. We went there twice during our visit to Provincetown, because everything tasted so delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

I am not a big donut person but YUM! Stopped by for late afternoon snack & coffee and it was great. Staff also terrific! Will be heading back & with my daughter who loves donuts!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KHB111
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Cute little place for a snack. Had a simple donut, glazed with cinnamon sugar. Topping was good, but donut was nothing special for me. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Fresh coffee was delish.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jorn09
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Really, all Provincetown needed was the perfect doughnut. And now it's arrived. The great thing about this place is that the basic cake doughnut is truly excellent. It's the kind you can take deep, old-fashioned pleasure in just dunking in black coffee. Most people, of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bernard W
Reviewed June 26, 2018

My kids really enjoyed the donuts but my favorite was the ice coffee. They make it individually and not in a pot and it was the most amazing ice coffee.

Date of visit: June 2018
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