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Britt's Donut Shop

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#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-707-0755
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
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64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

the donuts are too die for, as most will agree. Just be prepared to wait in line. Even during a deluge of rain, the line was around the block. They move quickly, tho. Plan to eat at least three - one won't do it.

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Thank Susan P
Durham, North Carolina
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect seaside stop across the Wilmington boardwalk. Absolutely delicious doughnuts! This place has become a goto when I'm in the area. The only downside is that the line can be quite long here. It's largely worth the wait though.

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Thank IT_road_warrior
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place always has a line for a reason. Definitely worth the wait! If visiting, be sure to grab a dozen, they disappear quickly.

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Thank Leah B
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

$1 per donut or $8.75/dozen They are good donuts but the 50-yard wait is a bit much. The line is long day or night. Honestly, they should think about raising the price to shorten the line! Lol!

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Thank Ron E
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Every bite is filled with deliciousness!! The slightly crisp outside is complemented by the warm, soft inside. Hints of salt brighten the awesome sweet flavor!

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Thank GwenR122013
Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My family lives in Wilmington and they had always told me about how good Britts was. Every time I had been in town they were not open. I was really excited about finally getting to go there. My sister and I sat down at the counter where there were a few seats open to sit down and enjoy some donuts.... More 

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Thank hsmushu032
Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Heard from locals to visit. Oh the donuts are fresh and hot. Other local comfort food too, but we went for the sugary sweetness. Not a franchise, just yummy boardwalk goodness.

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Thank JensmomVirginia
Wilmington, North Carolina
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bobby and Maxine Nivens have operated this landmark Donut Shop for more years than I can count---50? But I always visit at least five times a year, grab a dozen and head to the boardwalk and hammer them down. Got to watch the "donut dipper kid" sometimes he does not separate the donuts when they are coated with the molten... More 

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Thank gigoodies
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everyone is excited to talk about Britt's donuts. We went early in the morning and there was a long line. My wife went later and bought a couple. Very good, similar to Krispy Kreem, but a little crispyer. A little pricey at a buck each.

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Thank Johnny B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always great but the lines are long.. worth that wait.. always fresh made Only have glazed but they are so warm and good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-707-0755

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Cumberland, Maryland

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?