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Carol Lee Donuts

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1414 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-2522
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Gulfport, Mississippi
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363 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love them - and way better than any of the major chain donuts. Ate too many of them at one sitting! Definitely worth the stop for a desert!

Thank Tom B
Alexandria, VA
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Locals told us this is the best around and they were right. Fresh donuts and coffee. No place to sit even outside which was a bit surprising but its location is not really for sitting and staying. We were meeting a local friend to connect and stood outside chatting at car - Overall really good donuts.

Thank jljmom
Smithfield, Virginia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They were very busy on Sunday morning, with 10 people in line. We were served very quickly and out of there in 5 minutes. They have a large selection, and a great supply of donuts, unlike some shops with limited batch sizes. The donuts were a bit smaller than some I've had at home, but were delicious.

Thank Brandon W
blacksburg, va
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a local, I've grown up on CLD! We used to sneak out of church (don't judge!) as kids and walk the .5 mile to and from the donut shop when it used to be downtown with a collective $1.25 in our pocket, pick out our favorites, eat them in less than a minute and sneak back in! That was... More 

Thank adriann1973
Blacksburg, Virginia
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carol Lee is absolutely the BEST donuts, hometown bakery blows the chains away! If you are traveling to Blacksburg, find your way to North Main Street for this low-key spot and try Carol Lee's Amazing Donuts, but bring cash or check!

Thank TomintheBurgs
Roanoke, Virginia
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carol Lee donuts are just too good to miss. If you're traveling up/down I-81 or on US 460 make the detour and go get some! Delicious & fresh, the epitome of what all donuts aspire to be at a reasonable price to boot!

Thank Briarlee
Blacksburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

They are always fresh. If you need to pick up a dozen donuts for any reason look no farther than Carol Lee's. They are my favorite, much better than the chains out there.

Thank Connie H
Blacksburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

We lived in Blacksburg for a few years and I can't tell you how many times we went for Carol Lee doughnuts...BEST. DOUGHNUTS. EVER. My husband won't hardly eat any other doughnuts now because he says they don't compare. We love Carol Lee's and miss it so much!

Thank Bailey C
Blacksburg, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Cash or check only, so be prepared. OMG amazing. Still the best donuts ever! There are no words. If you love donuts, you would give this a 5* too. Service is friendly and awesome and the donuts speak for themselves. What could be better?

Thank HPAF
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Super donuts that are fresh. Hometown friendliness. Kids love the blueberry cake donuts. Bavarian cream filled donuts are great as well.

Thank Kumar M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-2522
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: 15405526706
Carol Lee Donuts is a retail take-out doughnut shop. Coffee,cappuccino,milk,and tea are available inside. Soda, water and juice are in a vending machine outside.

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